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Proprietary versus Open Source. General remarks.

This document is intended as an entry-level orientation material for an innovator, trying to introduce certain open-source technologies in critically important area of resilience protection and community self-defense.

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European Parliamentaries became aware of the need for the commons

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That is pretty optimistic. Common goods, by definition, belong to the community. Water, the quintessential common good, should not be privatized or commoditised. Nor should this be the case with education and health. They ought not to be treated as

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The Freedom Commons alpha 2

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This text is my first attempt to describe freedom (both freedom-to and freedom-from) using the language of the commons. The goal of this attempt is to change the perception of freedom. The most popular view considers freedom as a “rare”,

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Akademicy i the Commons

Naprawdę przyziemny ze mnie gość. Czytając cokolwiek akademickiego (wg mojej definicji: każdą publikację w której jedna strona tekstu odsyła cię do co najmniej 250 stronicowej książki autorstwa osoby, o której nigdy nie słyszałeś, a którą musisz przeczytać i internalizować, żeby

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Academics and the Common Conference

I am a downright mundane figure. Reading anything academic (my definition: any publication where a page of text sends you to at least 250-page long book by somebody you never heard of, which you need to read and internalise in

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