John Robb: Life in a Networked Age

Life in a Networked Age Posted: 02 Mar 2013 02:08 PM PST Here’s some idle thinking for a sunny afternoon at the end of winter. To access it, let’s make a simple assumption that economics, politics, and warfare are all a function of the dominant technological substrate. A technological substrate is the family of related …

Michel Bauwens: The Structural Communality of the Commons

The Structural Communality of the Commons Thus, commons structurally generate responsibility on the part of their participants for preserving the resource and the collective relationships, while markets generally do not. Commoners are in charge of shaping the social relationships involved; therefore, they can take responsibility for their actions. However, this also entails their responsibility to …

Open Source Everything Manifesto: Home Page

NEW 28 June 2016: FREE: Digital copy of the book to anyone willing to arrange for its translation into any language (already in Chinese), and posting to Amazon as a book in that language.  Keep the money.  Spread the ideas. Proposed to Nordics: Open Source Everything Engineering (OSEE) — a Nordic Manifesto Proposed to UN: …