Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Tue, 04/03/2014 - 12:38
OpenHatch runs education events and maintains free, web-based learning tools, to help people get involved in collaborative software development; and we work with computer programming meetup groups to help them run more newcomer-friendly and gender-diverse events. These meetup groups are educational groups that meet free of cost to educate the public on computer software programming topics.
If you have: OpenHatch is a non-profit organization with the goals of lowering the barriers to entry into the open source community and increasing diversity.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Tue, 04/03/2014 - 12:24
Crowdmap is a tool that allows you to crowdsource information and see it on a map and timeline. It enables anyone to run their own crowdsourcing site without having to know the intricacies of running their own server. It's free and it's yours to use.
Enable anyone too...
1. Collect information from cell phones, news and the web.
2. Aggregate that information into a single platform.
3. Visualize it on a map and timeline.
Ordinary people have a voice, and interesting things happen when you aggregate those voices and visualize the results.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Tue, 04/03/2014 - 11:55
Crowdfunding solution for brands, businesses, and organizations. Self-hosting a campaign allows you to use advanced tools to collect more funds, build your brand, and capture long-term value and traffic. CrowdtiltOpen brings that power to everyone, even non-engineers.
CrowdtiltOpen is an end-to-end solution that makes it easy to launch your own professional white-labeled crowdfunding, presale, or donation page. CrowdtiltOpen will host your page, handle payment processing, and leave you to focus on what your goal: raising funds.
Submitted by mberlinguer on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 22:16
The Alaska Permanent Fund is a constitutionally established permanent fund managed by a state-owned corporation, the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC). It is a stakeholder trust model of management for large-scale commons that distributes revenues from a shared asset (such as oil on Alaskan land) to every household in the state (roughly $1,000 to $2,000 each year).
Submitted by mberlinguer on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 22:04
Remix The Commons is an intercultural space for sharing and co-creating multimedia documents about the commons. It aims at documenting and illustrating key ideas and practices of the commons movement, including through the creative process of the project itself.
Jamendo is a music website and an open community of music authors. It bills itself as "the world's largest digital service for free music". Since the beginning in 2005, Jamendo's music has been licensed under Creative Commons licenses.
Generatech is a platform for the empowerement of gender in the audiovisual technoculture. It hosts collaborative spaces for communities related to critical views on gender, feminism, bodies, sexuality and related issues, while promoting free software and free culture.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Sun, 02/03/2014 - 23:29
Amara lets people collaborate to make video accessible to everyone. There has never been a bigger need for translations and captions-- video is the most powerful and popular medium in the world. Join our global volunteer community!
We think collaborative subtitling is the best way to eradicate language and accessibility barriers for socially important and popular videos on the web.
A project of the Participatory Culture Foundation, pculture.org.