When I was growing up, I hated drinking milk, and so had to take these giant, brown, disgusting calcium pills every night with dinner. My mother used to call them 'horse pills' because of how large they were, and I can still remember the taste of their sickly sweet coating - if I'd had a choice in t...
The current state of worldwide urban development is depressing. We are not moving towards environmentally sustainable design and reduced consumption quickly enough. There have been dire warnings about
This week, we learned that tech guru and mega philanthropist Bill Gates purchased 25,000 acres of land in Arizona with the intent to build a smart city from the ground up. The community, called Belmont, will "create a forward-thinking community with a communication and infrastructure spine that embraces cutting-edge technology, designed around high-speed digital networks, data centers, new manufacturing technologies and distribution models, autonomous vehicles and autonomous logistics hubs," according to a spokesperson for Gates' real estate firm Belmont Partners.
Jim Newton, TechShop employees, members, and investors will go forward with their experience. Many will find a way to collaborate and work together again. The world will be a far better place for TechShop's experience," says Dan Woods.
3D Hubs seems to have developed a new strategy for distributed 3D printing.
cDPOs (commons-oriented decentralised programmed organisations) as frameworks to bootstrap, develop & sustain commons projects Designing a business model for a commercial service offer is fairly
A new paper titled: "Digital economy and the rise of open cooperativism: the case of the Enspiral Network" has been published in Transfer
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Makers, foodsheds, poor to poor energy and so much more in this transcript of John Thackara's keynote presentation on the Next Economy
L'Atelier Paysan is a French cooperative working with farmers to design machines and buildings adapted to the specific practices of small farm agroecology.
As "death star platforms" such as Airbnb and Uber continue their pursuit of global domination, an alternative is rising in its wake.
We are happy to announce that we have kicked off the first REMODEL test run with Danish manufacturing company Th195188rmer Tools' 3D print-unit TwentySeven. The test run with help us uncover the necessary steps for manufacturing companies to be able to develop new business models based on open source principles.
Local Motors is a ground mobility company focused on shaping the future for the better. Founded in 2007 with a belief in open collaboration and co-creation, Local Motors began low volume vehicle manufacturing of open-source designs using multiple micro-factories.
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Con la Bike Washing Machine sono sufficienti venti minuti per fare il bucato e tenersi in forma.