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What makes a new medium successful?

If you missed Clay Shirky's Open Your World Forum Webcast last week, you may have missed his observation about how new forms of communication succeed or fail. The initial uses of a new medium do not always fortell their ultimate importance.
What makes a new medium successful?

If you missed Clay Shirky's Open Your World Forum Webcast last week, you may have missed his...
Is Occupy Wall St. really an "open source protest?"

If you do a google search of "Occupy Wall St."+"open source," you'll find a lot of interesting reading. While there is some discussion of the technology and techniques used by the protestors, there is far more philosophizing about the open, leaderless, amorphous nature of the protests and the "forks and innovations" that the movement counts on for momentum.
Is Occupy Wall St. really an "open source protest?"

If you do a google search of "Occupy Wall St."+"open source," you'll find a lot of interesting...
Poll: Who should pay for free wifi?

In a previous poll, we asked if you thought every major city or airport should have free wifi . The results are mixed, but in favor of some
Poll: Who should pay for free wifi?

In a previous poll, we asked if you thought every major city or airport should have free wifi . The...
Is the very concept of intellectual property outmoded?

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Is the very concept of intellectual property outmoded?

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