These are my rants about what is happening in the world, technology, computing, and the Internet.
Friday, April 18, 2008
Yochai Benkler: Open-source economics (TED Talk)
Law professor Yochai Benkler explains how collaborative projects like Wikipedia and Linux represent the next stage of human organization. By disrupting traditional economic production, copyright law and established competition, they're paving the way for a new set of economic laws, where empowered individuals are put on a level playing field with industry giants.