“P2PVALUE project drives peer production forward”

This post from CORDIS (the Community Research and Development Information Service of the European Comission) reports on the P2Pvalue project after David Rozas and Samer Hasan spoke at CAPS2015 in July:   The P2PVALUE project, which is exploring ways to evaluate and stimulate peer to peer production, has developed an open source digital platform and a directory of information […]

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Talk is silver, code is gold? Contribution beyond source code in Free/Libre Open Source Software communities

David Rozas recently presented some of his PhD research at Drupal Show & Tell London on May 21st 2015. In this talk, he presents the first set of findings from his PhD research, in which he is exploring the Drupal community as part of the wider phenomena of Commons-Based Peer Production. During this first stage […]

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P2Pvalue at CAPS2015

P2Pvalue will be taking part in various round tables at the CAPS2015 event on “Networked Social Responsibility” in Brussels on July 7th & 8th. At 16:30 on July 7th, David Rozas & Samer Hassan will facilitate a session titled “P2Pvalue Directory: Using a Unique Open Source Resource for Research And Networking” . The P2P Value Directory is an […]

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Delimiting Commons-Based Peer Production

Mapping 30 areas of activity (Fig. 1)   (This post is by Marco Berlinguer & Mayo Fuster) It has been for some time now that research is engaging around a fauna of new forms of production that have been progressively appearing in the sectors more intensively impacted by the Internet and the digital revolution and more […]

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P2Pvalue at Commons Camp Calvanico

The Milan team from P2Pvalue (Daniele Viotti, Adam Arvidsson, Brigida Orria, Alessandro Caliandro, Elanor Colleoni) will be taking part in the Commons Camp which takes place in Calvanico, Italy. We will be doing a presentation of research outputs by the P2PValue consortium, and debating the future of the Collaborative Economy.  The presentation will take place within the […]

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Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies: a regulatory nightmare?

This post by Florian Glatz is based on an article by Primavera de Filippi posted on Internet Policy Review – read the full article here Today we want to point you to one of the many studies we are conducting at P2PValue, regarding the different applications of peer-to-peer technology in today’s networked information society. In our study “Bitcoin: a […]

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Podcast 1: Marco Berlinguer – How to Assess Value in CBPP

This recording of Marco Berlinguer discussing the research carried out by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (IGOP) in the first phase of the P2Pvalue project was recorded on February 19th 2015  as part of a series of hangouts at the Havens Center at the University of Wisconsin jointly held by Michel Bauwens of the P2P Foundation and Professor […]

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Viability of Design Guidelines

Report on the Viability of Design Guidelines of the P2Pvalue project platform Here is the full deliverable of the D2.1: Viability of Design Guidelines on institutional design settings, rewards systems and CBPP software platform features. Below you can read the introduction as well as the embedded version of the report for ease of reading, it is available here as a downloadable PDF […]

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