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  • 1. Creative Commons & “Open Business” Mike Linksvayer visits cc 2011-05-13 / Mountain View
  • 2. “ The max net-impact innovations, by far, have been meta-innovations, i.e., innovations that changed how fast other innovations accumulated.” Robin Hanson (Economist)
  • 3. “ We don’t have any idea how to solve cancer, so all we can do is increase the rate of discovery so as to increase the probability we’ll make a breakthrough.” John Wilbanks, VP for Science, Creative Commons
  • 4. “ Whenever a communication medium lowers the costs of solving collective action dilemmas, it becomes possible for more people to pool resources. And ‘more people pooling resources in new ways’ is the history of civilization in…seven words.” Marc Smith, Research sociologist at Microsoft
  • 5. open (sharing) is not a business [model]
  • 6. others’ sharing is a business resource
  • 7. sharing is a business strategy
  • 8. sharing is a product feature
  • 9. sharing is a customer demand
  • 10. sharing is a social responsibility
  • 11. sharing is good policy
  • 12. how much sharing and under what conditions optimal for… individual actors voluntarily-constructed commons public policy
  • 13. things to share or enable sharing of content data knowledge (used as catchall) software … & more efficient use of rival goods through “sharing” mechanisms, beyond scope here
  • 14. Application // The Web Network // TCP/IP Physical // Ethernet
  • 15. Knowledge // Creative Commons Application // The Web Network // TCP/IP Physical // Ethernet
  • 16. can also be seen as a graph of arbitrary resolution dependencies and reinforcements more sharing anywhere, everywhere = opportunity
  • 17. enough sharing at a layer of the stack obtains explosive innovation
  • 18. knowledge layer needs the most work
  • 19. ∴ creative commons . org
  • 20. creative commons . org non-profit organization foundation, corporate, individual supporters 100+ global affiliate institutions
  • 21. sharing infrastructure respect the law, build a sustainable and scalable society legal and technical tools enabling effective “some rights reserved” and “no rights reserved” culture, education, public sector, science...
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  • 33. <rdf:RDF xmlns=&quot;; xmlns:rdf=&quot;;> <License rdf:about=&quot; by-nc-sa /3.0/&quot;> < permits rdf:resource=&quot; Reproduction &quot;/> < permits rdf:resource=&quot; Distribution &quot;/> < requires rdf:resource=&quot; Notice &quot;/> < requires rdf:resource=&quot; Attribution &quot;/> < prohibits rdf:resource=&quot; CommericialUse &quot;/> < permits rdf:resource=&quot; DerivativeWorks &quot;/> < requires rdf:resource=&quot; ShareAlike &quot;/> </License> </rdf:RDF>
  • 34. <span xmlns:cc=&quot;; xmlns:dc=&quot;;> <span rel=&quot; dc:type &quot; href=&quot; &quot; property=&quot; dc:title &quot; > My Book </span> by <a rel=&quot; cc:attributionURL &quot; property=&quot; cc:attributionName &quot; href=&quot; &quot;> My Name </a> is licensed under a <a rel=&quot; license &quot; href=&quot; &quot; >Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License</a>. <span rel=&quot; dc:source &quot; href=&quot; &quot; /> Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at <a rel=&quot; cc:morePermissions &quot; href=&quot; &quot;></a>. </span>
  • 35. links currency of the web does your sharing solution build on that?
  • 36. con vey your self to (Creative Commons European Affiliates) (Creative Commons NGO)