Ideagoras -- cooperation markets for innovation in business

By Howard Rheingold, 12 years 1 week ago.

Don Tapscott and Anthony Williams have been doing significant work in applying cooperation theory to business practice. Their article "Realizing The Power Of Innovation Webs:Traditional enterprises give way to new models where innovation is collaborative, distributed, and open" introduces the notion of "Ideagoras" and other important ideas, based on their own extensive research:

Infected and Loving it

By Jay Greathouse, 12 years 1 week ago.

International Cooperative Alliance: Principles for Coops

By Howard Rheingold, 12 years 1 week ago.

* Presentation on 10 years review of principles (pdf)

Statement on the Co-operative Identity

A co-operative is an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly-owned and democratically-controlled enterprise.

Internet Enabled Music Collaboration

By SamuelRose, 12 years 1 week ago.

William Benzon's Beethoven's Anvil: Music in Mind and Culture is a great place to start studying how human music-making is related to the subject of cooperation. From the summary:

Internet Storm Center - cooperative network security

By Ed Vielmetti, 12 years 1 week ago.

The Internet Storm Center is a cooperative effort to catalog and defend against emerging threats to computer and Internet security.

Inviting the collective intelligence to form

By Kevin Jones, 12 years 1 week ago.

We've been working on the database, the tagging system, etc. getting ready to open our doors an open source community to enable the essential stage of discovery in the capital market for good as it emerges. Here is my blog entry about it.

IP Phone Network for Cardiff, Wales by 2010

By mikelove, 12 years 1 week ago.

Jaime Cloud on educating about the commons

By Jordan Kraemer, 12 years 1 week ago.

Jaime Cloud, of the Cloud Institute, contributed as guest blogger to On the Commons this month, writing on how to educate about the commons. She introduces a common pool resources game, called the Fish Game, to help young people think about organizing shared resources:

Jamie Boyle on the cognitive bias against open systems

By Howard Rheingold, 12 years 1 week ago.

(via boingboing)

Jamie Boyle, co-founder of the Center for the Study of the Public Domain, is always worth paying attention to (c.f., The Second Enclosure Movement). Now

Jay Rosen:The People Formerly Known As "The Audience"

By SamuelRose, 12 years 1 week ago.

I 've got a new post up at P2P Foundation blog that covers quite a few Smartmobby subjects. Namely, the idea that control of media content is shifting:

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