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The Little Free Library is a non-profit organization-turned-grassroots movement that is helping communities build little libraries in front yards, on..
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In 2009 I was contracted by the Portland, Oregon nonprofit Wisdom of the Elders (WISDOM) to train volunteers in Digital..
Sharism will transform the world into an emergent Social Brain: a networked hybrid of people and software. We are Networked..
(photo by Kathleen Alquist @katalquist) On Monday, July 9th, four teams of artists, designers and filmmakers set out from The..
Symmetry from Everynone on Vimeo. The 2012 winner of Vimeo’s grand prize winner, “Symmetry” (produced by WNYC’s RadioLab) features a..