Clay Shirky: How cognitive surplus will change the world

Clay Shirky‘s work focuses on the rising usefulness of networks–using decentralized technologies such as peer-to-peer sharing, wireless, software for social creation, and open-source development. New technologies are enabling new kinds of cooperative structures to flourish as a way of getting … Continue reading

We are what we share

Charles Leadbeater is one of the world’s most brilliant minds, when it comes to discussing the theories of global connectedness and the wisdom of the crowds. He wrote a book about it: We-think: mass innovation, not mass production. We Think … Continue reading

10 facts about socialnomics

In 10 years over 40% of the Fortune 500 will no longer be here. Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in the U.S. 1 in 5 couples meet online; 3 in 5 gay couples meet online. Online students out performed … Continue reading