What would the world look like if it gave up its... →
motherjones: Not too bad, according to one heretical economist.
Social Networking On-The-Go: U.S. Mobile Social... →
emergentfutures: 72.2 million Americans accessed social networking sites or blogs on their mobile device in August 2011, an increase of 37 percent in the past year. The study also provided new insights into how mobile users interact with social media, finding that more than half read a post from an organization, brand or event while on their mobile device. Full Story: ComScore Hooray!
If everything is shared automatically, nothing has significance.– Smart post addressing some of the downsides of “frictionless” sharing. (via arainert)
Top 5 Reasons Why the Occupy Wall Street Protests...
abakkus: stfuconservatives: http://thinkprogress.org/politics/2011/10/03/333925/top-5-reasons-why-the-occupy-wall-street-protests-embody-values-of-the-real-boston-tea-party/ In recent years, the Boston Tea Party has been associated with a right-wing movement that supports policies favoring powerful corporations and the wealthy. As ThinkProgress has reported, lobbyists and Republican front...
According to urban experts, squatters are now the dominant city builders in the...– Stewart Brand, Urban squatters save the world (via stoweboyd)