“A middle class white guy comes to grips with Peak Oil, Climate Change, Mass Extinction, Population Overshoot and the demise of the American Lifestyle” This is a really well put together film. Highly recommended. You can buy the film from the official website [https://www.whatawaytogomovie.com/] or download it
NOTE: I’ve had a series [https://uniteddiversity.com/email-to-toby-hemenway-re-piracy/#comment-2996] of increasingly [https://uniteddiversity.com/email-to-toby-hemenway-re-piracy/#comment-3007] great [https://uniteddiversity.com/email-to-toby-hemenway-re-piracy/#comment-3030] responses [https://uniteddiversity.com/email-to-toby-hemenway-re-piracy/#comment-3033] from Toby – please see the comments Toby Hemenway [https://patternliteracy.com/], a leading permaculture author sent me a message w
Via Topsy [https://topsy.com/s/P2P+Foundation]: * Estimating the Development Cost of Open Source Software [https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/estimating-the-development-cost-of-open-source-software/2009/09/28] * The 10 Most Important P2P Trends of the Year [https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/the-10-most-important-p2p-trends-of-the-year/2009/12/27] * Cory Doctorow. Makers [https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/cory-doctorow-makers/2009/
Following a suggestion by Rasmus Fleischer, a leading member of the Pirate Bureau, Torrentfreak concludes [https://torrentfreak.com/its-time-to-sink-the-pirate-bay-and-replace-it-090913/] : “The Pirate Bay will dissolve, but in its place many “new TPBs” will return, just without the familiar domain name and pirate ship logo. This is very similar to a concept
Many sites and projects have rushed to the rescue ever since the Pirate Bay announced its intended sale [https://mashable.com/2009/06/30/breaking-the-pirate-bay-sold-for-7-8-million/] back in June. Opentracker [https://newteevee.com/2009/07/14/post-pirate-bay-a-federated-tracker-network-emerges/] wants to take over the Pirate Bay’s tracker duties, and Torrage [https://torrage.
I am a huge fan of Wikipedia, one of the greatest achievements of sharing; I also enjoy wandering around Flickr, although its lack of over-arching organisation makes that hard to do. Maybe this is perfect solution: Fotopedia [https://www.fotopedia.com/], “the first collaborative photo encyclopedia”, which uses text from
Today, an Open Everything [https://creativecommons.at/salon/everything] event will take place at the Paraflows Festival [https://www.paraflows.at/index.php?id=124] in Vienna, Austria. Michel Bauwens of the P2P Foundation is the main speaker. Franz Nahrada [https://p2pfoundation.net/Nahrada,_Franz] and Ralf Schlatterbeck [https://blog.
See larger image here. [https://api.ning.com/files/MpSRpEHITCNAANYpqA8IBLP-fhkajigh1DLQJ*Mh2stYrPWIo5FIsVBKvw64eNt49TwbYzBu9NNHiSy7ZNoSV-1ikpDRCQOB/food2_hr.jpg] by Clive van Heerden, August 6, 2009 Looking into the economics and politics of rising food prices and theories about impending food shortages led us to create the “food farm” to test peoples sensitivity to the
Springwise [https://springwise.com/education/unclasses/] reports on the LaidOffCamp [https://springwise.com/life_hacks/laidoffcamp/] initiative: “Unconferences have become increasingly common over the past decade or so, notable in particular for their low-key structure and participant-driven format. LaidOffCamp is one such example, and now—inspired, in fact, by that
This post by Dougald Hine [https://dougald.co.uk/] originally appeared on the Dark Mountain [https://dark-mountain.net/blog/towards-a-dark-mountain-reading-list/https://dark-mountain.net/blog/towards-a-dark-mountain-reading-list/] blog Over the last few weeks, a lot of people have asked us to suggest books which pick up on the themes of this project.
UPDATE: The Transition Handbook is now online in a wiki [https://www.appropedia.org/The_Transition_Handbook]! 😛 UPDATE: download Transition-Handbook.pdf [https://files.uniteddiversity.com/Transition_Relocalisation_Resilience/Transition_Network/Transition-Handbook.pdf] UPDATE: download Transition-Handbook.odt [https://files.uniteddiversity.com/Transition_Relocalisation_Resilience/Transition_Network/Transition-Handbook.odt] See also: Transition
United Diversity is all about creating new land, money and media systems. Here are some existing examples of the kind of projects we’re talking about: Land https://ecologicalland.coop/ https://openfarmtech.org/ https://www.energyfarms.net/ https://cityrepair.org/ https://thevillage.ie https://lammas.org.uk/ https://www.gloucestershirelandforpeople.
I just came across this video after reading this interview [https://www.p2pconsortium.com/index.php?showtopic=15274] Google Tech Talks July 31, 2007 ABSTRACT Rick Falkvinge, the founder of the Swedish Pirate Party and the international politicized pirate movement, talks about the rise and success of pirates, and why
A fun video of people projecting stuff onto walls in Bucharest. Very similar to the drive-by projecting video we featured in third edition of our Guide [https://uniteddiversity.com/guide-oct-23-07/] From the youtube detail: > Translation for a better understanding from romanian to english ! Nu Ne Vindem Tara ! = We are not
Ever wondered what the best way to make international calls from your mobile [https://dialstation.com] is? Well, the answer is Dialstation [https://dialstation.com]. There are lots of ways to an initiate a call (including a facebook app [https://apps.facebook.com/dialstation/]) but the one I’ve personally