I have been sitting on this for a while try develop and re-work it, and I figure maybe its best to just put a draft out and get feedback. This is a rough (emphasis on rough) draft of thoughts. Let me know your thoughts and reactions.
Events, projects, networks and communities
Event — a short time stamped activity that brings together a group of people around a subject.
Project — a long time stamped activity that brings together a group of people around a subject.
Network — a loose connection of people (Weak ties in social…
These are the summary notes I took while reading Transforming Government for the 21st Century by Andrew Bennett & Chris Yiu. They are an attempt to capture the key points from the report that resonated the most with me. …
Open Source represents a new economic model. Whereas capitalism is based on controlling and monetizing access to capital (and service), Open Source gives free and open access to everyone. This open access is both a democratizing force (giving equal access gives equal power… in theory) and a huge economic boon…
You might have heard this term bounced around recently “Government-as-a-Platform (GaaP).” What does it mean? And why should I care?
Here is my take, let’s start with the basics.
What is government?
“the governing body of a nation, state, or community.” ~ Google