@emi How local startups are employing ICT to revitalize communities in Japan? Fishpass is an app
facilitates purchase of fishing ticket offered by local fisheries cooperatives. nominated for Local ICT Award on March 9. http://www.soumu.go.jp/menu_news/s-news/01ryutsu06_02000157.html
6 Historic Examples of Cooperative Economics (Ujamaa) That Advanced The Black Community https://rastafari.tv/5-historic-examples-cooperative-economics-ujamaa-advanced-black-community/
Interestingly, the book translation I'm working on now Sharing Cities too is in close alignation with Ostrom. http://teamhuman.fm/episodes/ep-60-neal-gorenflo-sharing-cities/
On Sun, Feb 18. OpenForum exploring new social system hosted by Tokyo Arts Council. https://www.artscouncil-tokyo.jp/en/what-we-do/network/arts-council-forum/25107/ #HK ‘s designer/ urban gardener Michael Lung will be there as a speaker.
in reference to 神農 http://www.hermitary.com/articlereviews/graham.html
diving deep (yet) into ancient China's wisdom of agriculturalism : 農家https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%BE%B2%E5%AE%B6_(%E8%AB%B8%E5%AD%90%E7%99%BE%E5%AE%B6) 氾勝之書 斉民要術 火雷噬嗑 I can't really read em kanji...better get a tattoo or what
Should Data Scientists Adhere to a Hippocratic Oath?
A growing amount of my time is being spent countering Silicon Valley spin:
Aral Balkan argues that an ethics code like that drafted this week could actually worsen societal harms caused by technology. He fears it will be used by corporations as a signal of virtue, while they continue business as usual. “What we should be exploring is how we can stop this mass farming of human data for profit…” https://mastodon.ar.al/media/NnSLeFSy5jMqkqv3lrE
a bit old but just what I needed. challenges around cooperation among Japan's IT industry regional groups. http://www.meti.go.jp/meti_lib/report/2011fy/E001685.pdf
Excited to find potential examples etherium enabling decentralized skill based economy ; ethlancer, steemit , indorse.io etc. if existing qualification framework like e-CF can be incorporated it would be really nice.
The right to the hybrid city... http://nethood.org/publications/antoniadis_et_al_DIYnetworking_HybridCity2015.pdf
Learning about https://nethood.org
“NetHood is about bridging the digital with the physical space; sharing ideas and experiences, affirming differences; building together local solutions for local needs, including: DIY networking, social infrastructures, complementary currencies, cooperative housing, and community-supported agriculture.”
(Projects include guifi.net, freifunk.net, sarantapora.gr …)
Also a good reminder on Occupy #Pinnacle in relation to radical coops . http://www.nybooks.com/daily/2017/01/06/the-true-story-of-rastafari/
Just reading BAR on Fabrication Divide. Always coming back to mxmg... plus this just in. Kali Akuno on leftout. https://www.resilience.org/stories/2018-02-01/left-out-kali-akuno-on-worker-cooperatives-economic-democracy-and-black-self-determination/
Jackson Rising: At Last, a Real Strategic Plan | Black Agenda Report #CooperationJackson #JacksonRising
keeping my eyes on students often being exploited, without proper authorship or compensations, and professors in power "take the burden" to be the lead editor. 😂
"amateur stalkers looking to legitimize or professionalize" ugh.