Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Wed, 26/02/2014 - 11:44
The initiative believe that improved democracy is the path to a more equal world. The Internet offers an unique opportunity to reinvent democracy. Your Priorities is a powerful eDemocracy web application designed by the non profit Citizens Foundation to help groups of people speak with one voice.
People submit ideas and debate them in a simple but advanced debate system. The best ideas with the best points for and against rise to the top.
They won the European e-Democracy Awards 2011 and have won numerous Icelandic awards for innovation and participation.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Wed, 26/02/2014 - 10:53
PatientsLikeMe is committed to putting patients first. We do this by providing a better, more effective way for you to share your real-world health experiences in order to help yourself, other patients like you and organizations that focus on your conditions. PatientsLikeMe is a health information sharing website for patients. Only here do patients like you have the opportunity to share both personal stories and health data about your conditions to help uncover great ideas and new knowledge.
The autonomous squatted social center LA CASIKA is an old and big house sited in the center of Mostoles, a town closed to Madrid (17 km).
In these years of history have been a lot of groups working from the social side, like feminist, antifascists, ecologist, youth or just neighbors, making of La Casika a very well known space. In fact, we can say that now it´s a reference for the squatter movement in Madrid: everybody knows, and everybody loves it.
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.
On 29 August 2012 five leading global organizations jointly signed an agreement to affirm and adhere to a set of Principles in support of The Modern Paradigm for Standards; an open and collectively empowering model that will help radically improve the way people around the world develop new technologies and innovate for humanity. Learn more about OpenStand: the modern paradigm for standards.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 17:04
Since its inception, the intent is to develop a network based on a network of cooperatives, individual projects and housing in a collectivised area.This seeks to facilitate the sharing of ideas, goods and resources to foster synergies in a natural way. A place for social innovation, technology and policy based on self-responsibility and cooperation. A project where the productive economies are in the service of people allowing their needs for access to resources and tools are not obstacles to the realization of their creative potential.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 11:31
Inferno is a compact operating system designed for building distributed and networked systems on a wide variety of devices and platforms. Inferno is a distributed operating system started at Bell Labs, but is now developed and maintained by Vita Nuova Holdings as free software. Inferno is a derivative of Plan 9, which was originally developed at Bell Labs by the creators of Unix and C, among others. Inferno is a small, efficient operating system used in embedded systems and distributed applications.
Gossple aims at radically changing the navigation on the Internet by placing users affinities and preferences at the heart of the search process. Complementing traditional search engines, Gossple will turn search requests into live data to seek the information where it ultimately is: at the user. Gossple precisely aims at providing a fully decentralized system, auto-organizing, able to discover, capture and leverage the affinities between users and data.
Aka Aki is a Germany-based mobile social networking site that wants to let users discover and connect with members as they go about their days. They have two different versions of the site, a mobile version and a web version. The web version has all the standard features like profiles, friends and messaging, but, the mobile version is much different with its Bluetooth-sensing capabilities
MobiLuck is one of the oldest, largest and fastest-growing mobile location-based social networks.
MobiLuck allows users to find nearby friends, people and places with their mobile, sorted by distance. It lets people and businesses create their own mobile webpage for free in order to be found on the mobile web
Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer payment system and digital currency introduced as open source software in 2009 by pseudonymous developer Satoshi Nakamoto. It is a cryptocurrency, so-called because it uses cryptography to control the creation and transfer of money