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 - 22:04
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.
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.
The Bajo el Asfalto está la Huerta (BAH) is an ecological farming initiative focused on sustainable agriculture outside of market dynamics, implementing an alternative model of agricultural production, distribution and consumption. This model is based on self-organisation, assembly-based decision-making and horizontal non-hierarchical relationships.
CSA Tabacalera is a self-managed social center in the Lavapiés neighbourhood in Madrid (Spain) with 9,200 square metres. The building is an old factory of tobacco owned by the Spanish Ministry of Culture and considered public cultural heritage.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Sun, 02/03/2014 - 22:15
Anyone can contribute, and articles are written collaboratively for a global audience. Wikinews strive at all times to meet the policy of writing and reporting from a neutral point of view, ensuring the reporting is as fair as possible.
Furthermore, everything its write is cited, to maintain the highest standards of reliability.
Our policy is to omit opinion and commentary in our articles — if you want to tell the world what you think, try blogging.
Wikinews, like its big sister Wikipedia, is run and funded by volunteers donating their time and money, and has no advertising.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Sun, 02/03/2014 - 20:44
Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source packages into a common Python-based interface.
Mission: Creating a viable free open source alternative to Magma, Maple, Mathematica and Matlab.
Submitted by JorgeLuisSalcedo on Sun, 02/03/2014 - 19:50
On the Commons (OTC) is a commons movement strategy center founded in 2001. Through our efforts, we help:
Build and bring visibility to the commons movement;
Initiate and catalyze commons work; and,
Develop and encourage commons leadership.
We believe it is possible to foster a commons-based society, which refers to a shift away from our market-based system, through new, collaborative ways of working.