robertogreco + peerproduction   2

Bay Area Disrupted: Fred Turner on Vimeo
"Interview with Fred Turner in his office at Stanford University.

http://bayareadisrupted.com/

https://fredturner.stanford.edu

Graphics: Magda Tu
Editing: Michael Krömer
Concept: Andreas Bick"
fredturner  counterculture  california  opensource  bayarea  google  softare  web  internet  history  sanfrancisco  anarchism  siliconvalley  creativity  freedom  individualism  libertarianism  2014  social  sociability  governance  myth  government  infrastructure  research  online  burningman  culture  style  ideology  philosophy  apolitical  individuality  apple  facebook  startups  precarity  informal  bureaucracy  prejudice  1960s  1970s  bias  racism  classism  exclusion  inclusivity  inclusion  communes  hippies  charism  cultofpersonality  whiteness  youth  ageism  inequality  poverty  technology  sharingeconomy  gigeconomy  capitalism  economics  neoliberalism  henryford  ford  empowerment  virtue  us  labor  ork  disruption  responsibility  citizenship  purpose  extraction  egalitarianism  society  edtech  military  1940s  1950s  collaboration  sharedconsciousness  lsd  music  computers  computing  utopia  tools  techculture  location  stanford  sociology  manufacturing  values  socialchange  communalism  technosolutionism  business  entrepreneurship  open  liberalism  commons  peerproduction  product 
december 2018 by robertogreco
Scope, not scale - Opinion - Al Jazeera English
"Indeed, economies of scale work well in periods of energy "ascent", when the supply of energy increases, but work less well in periods of energy "descent". In these circumstances, economies of scope are needed. These types of economies are exactly what peer production (which encompasses open knowledge, free culture, free software, open and shared designs, open hardware and distributed manufacturing) is all about…

So what are the economies of scope of this new age? They come in two flavours: the mutualising of knowledge and the mutualising of tangible resources…

What will the new system look like if economies of scope become the norm, replacing economies of scale as the primary driver of the economy?

Global open design communities could be accompanied by a global network of micro-factories producing locally, such as the ones that open-source car companies like Local Motors and Wikispeed are proposing."
capitalism  ip  acta  pipa  sopa  medieval  guilds  democracy  carsharing  microfactories  resources  distributedmanufacturing  openhardware  peerproduction  shareddesigns  opendesigns  openknowledge  freesoftware  freeculture  opensource  wikipedia  cuba  michelbauwens  policy  production  2012  local  peakoil  scope  scale  rome  ancientrome  history  from delicious
may 2012 by robertogreco

related tags

1940s  1950s  1960s  1970s  acta  ageism  anarchism  ancientrome  apolitical  apple  bayarea  bias  bureaucracy  burningman  business  california  californianideology  capitalism  carsharing  charism  citizenship  classism  collaboration  commons  communalism  communes  computers  computing  counterculture  creativity  cuba  cultofpersonality  culture  democracy  disruption  distributedmanufacturing  economics  edtech  egalitarianism  empowerment  entrepreneurship  exclusion  extraction  facebook  ford  fredturner  freeculture  freedom  freesoftware  gigeconomy  google  governance  government  guilds  henryford  hippies  history  ideology  inclusion  inclusivity  individualism  individuality  inequality  informal  infrastructure  internet  ip  labor  liberalism  libertarianism  local  location  lsd  manufacturing  medieval  michelbauwens  microfactories  military  music  myth  neoliberalism  online  open  opendesigns  openhardware  openknowledge  opensource  ork  peakoil  peerproduction  philosophy  pipa  policy  poverty  precarity  prejudice  production  purpose  racism  research  resources  responsibility  rome  sanfrancisco  scale  scope  sharedconsciousness  shareddesigns  sharingeconomy  siliconvalley  sociability  social  socialchange  society  sociology  softare  sopa  stanford  startups  style  techculture  technology  technosolutionism  tools  us  utopia  values  virtue  web  whiteness  wikipedia  youth 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: