by Oliver Ding - 14 links
Muhammad Yunus, the practical visionary who pioneered microcredit and, with his Grameen Bank, won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, has developed a visionary new dimension for capitalism which he calls “social business.” By harnessing the energy of profit-making to the objective of fulfilling human needs, social business creates self-supporting, viable...
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Ethan Zuckerman is the recently-announced director of the MIT Center for Civic Media, officially starting in September 2011.
Ethan has been a senior researcher at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, where he is also a long-time fellow. His work at the Berkman Center has included research into global media attention, as well as the co-founding of...
by Oliver Ding - 11 links
From astronomy to activism, from surfing to saving lives, Pro-Ams - people pursuing amateur activities to professional standards - are an increasingly important part of our society and economy. For Pro-Ams, leisure is not passive consumerism but active and participatory, it involves the deployment of publicly accredited knowledge and skills, often built...
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Reviews on Clay Shirky's second book: Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age. Since we Americans were suburbanized and educated by the postwar boom, we've had a surfeit of intellect, energy, and time-what Shirky calls a cognitive surplus. People are embracing new media that allow us to pool our efforts at vanishingly low cost. The...
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Annie Leonard has a gift for teaching without preaching. The Story of Stuff project is a brilliant masterwork. Annie tracks the life of the Stuff we use every day, how they produced, distributed, and consumed, and where they go when we throw them out. The movement has been spread to the world through the Internet film sensation viewed over 10 million...
by Jasmine Hong - 5 links
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Forrester's Social Technographics® classifies consumers into six overlapping levels of participation: Creators, Critics, Collectors, Joiners, Spectators, and Inactives.
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by Oliver Ding - 8 links
Six degrees of separation refers to the idea that, if a person is one step away from each person they know and two steps away from each person who is known by one of the people they know, then everyone is an average of six "steps" away from each person on Earth.
by Gordon Wu - 12 links
Linked is a great book on scale-free networks.Physicist Albert-László Barabási explain How Everything Is Connected to Everything Else and What It Means.This bag will collect many related online sources for this book.
by valerioanema - 50 links
Dyman & Associates Risk Management Projects utilizes its decades-old track record in cyber security to provide protection for your employees, intellectual property, and other precious assets. Our consultants not only have many years of experience, but are also dedicated to the regular honing of their skills and keeping current on the innovations in...
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Axis Capital Group based in Singapore is a company that sells and rents construction capital equipment from cranes to excavators and related heavy construction equipment throughout Southeast Asia. The company is a multi-line dealership that is committed in assisting you in finding the products that will meet your job requirements.
by Randy Halsey - 424 links
Transhumanism (abbreviated as H+ or h+) is an international philosophical movement that advocates for the transformation of the human condition by developing and making widely available sophisticated technologies to greatly enhance human intellect and physiology.
by James Associates - 52 links
We know about the 10 kinds of people. (You know, those who can read binary and those who can’t.) This is PC Speak: An Abney and Associates Internet and Technology Research Lab - Technology related to every day life!
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Workday is a trending cloud based system applications that service as a human resources, payroll, and financial needs to be organizations. Many Universities are adopting Workday because of its ease of use, the flexibility the system provides, low cost of ownership, focus on providing functionality specific in to the higher education Get more info workday...