26 Feb '12, 6am

The shared patterns of indigenous culture, permaculture and digital commons | Energy Bulletin via @wibiya

Rarely have I read an essay that knits together some very different commons with such wisdom and depth. Joline Blais' 2006 essay, “Indigenous Domain: Pilgrims, Permaculture and Perl,” is a wonderfully insightful analysis that reveals the underlying unity and logic of commons principles. Her piece appeared in Intelligent Agent (vol. 6, no. 2), published by the Inter-Society for the Electronic Arts. Blais' essay is valuable because it speaks to the rift that is said to separate commons based on natural resources and those of cyberspace. The segregation of those two classes of commons has always bothered me. There are of course significant differences between managing depletable natural resources and managing cheap and limitless stores of digital information. Yet it has always struck me that the two great tribes of commoners have much more in common than not, and should be in...

Full article: http://energybulletin.net/stories/2012-01-18/shared-patte...

Tweets

The shared patterns of indigenous culture, perm...

energybulletin.net 26 Feb '12, 6am

Rarely have I read an essay that knits together some very different commons with such wisdom and depth. Joline Blais' 2006...

@yanoak @ge0k wanna watch this? The Lady. bewar...

gv.com.sg 29 Feb '12, 5am

Luc Besson takes on the inspiring true story of Burmese pro-democracy activist, leader and political prisoner Aung San Suu...

The Devil Inside (In Digital)

gv.com.sg 29 Feb '12, 5am

(You will enjoy instant benefits after registering. Please note you are required to fill in a form and it takes about 5 mi...

Act of Valor (In Digital)

gv.com.sg 29 Feb '12, 5am

An unprecedented blend of real-life heroism and original filmmaking, Act of Valor stars a group of active-duty Navy SEALs ...

Event: Introduction to Home-Scale Permaculture ...

wiserearth.org 26 Feb '12, 3am

Spring Ridge Commons Presents: “Introduction to Home-scale Permaculture ” with Elaine Codling – March 24 , 12:30 p.m. to 4...

Performance bonus breeds the culture of avoidin...

tankinlian.blogspot.com 01 Mar '12, 4am

The culture of avoid responsibility and minding turf has grown to be very bad in Singapore. Political leaders and civil se...

La Lanta Fine Art Gallery showcases Brett Neal's and Christian Develter's exploration with art pop culture.

La Lanta Fine Art Gallery showcases Brett Neal'...

thailandtatler.com 26 Feb '12, 6am

share their exploration of the post-modern art movement at La Lanta Fine Art Gallery. Neal's experiences in third world cu...

[Infographic] The Digital Classroom

youngupstarts.com 28 Feb '12, 1am

Technology is changing many aspects of society, and one area that it’s been really making a huge impact is in education. T...

Golden Village - The Lady (In Digital): via @Ad...

gv.com.sg 03 Mar '12, 6pm

Luc Besson takes on the inspiring true story of Burmese pro-democracy activist, leader and political prisoner Aung San Suu...

Nokia debuts phone with 41-megapixel sensor

todayonline.com 27 Feb '12, 1pm

BARCELONA - Nokia has announced a phone with a 41-megapixel image sensor and new smartphones to expand its Lumia range of ...