Category Archives: Corridoria

What Makes Cities Bloom and Prosper?: Connected and Cooperating People

This is the title of chapter 8 that I wrote in a book*) about “Smart Cities”, see picture. ============part of chapter===== What Makes Cities Bloom and Prosper?: Connected & Cooperating People Jaap van Till Prof Emeritus Network Architecture and Digital Infrastructures, Tildro … Continue reading

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Basis for my Belief in Open Connectivism : “Connect with the Other”

Here is IMHO the only antidote against the isolationist and xenophobic IDEAS of Trump, PERGIDA (Ger), Ms Le Pen(Fr), Wilders (PVV-NL) and UKIP (UK). And a powerful idea opposite to the ideas of upcoming fascism and nationalism all over the world, … Continue reading

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Postcapitalism and the city — P2P Foundation

Paul Mason delivered this Keynote at Barcelona Initiative for Technological SovereigntyCCCB, 7 October 2016: The idea of postcapitalism consists of two hypotheses, about the unique effects of information technology (ICT). First, that information technology is preventing the normal adaptation process, … Continue reading

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Kojin Karatani: “The Structure of World History”- The Four Modes of Exchange

Heavy stuff !! For political scientists and sociologists. But also an essential read for those who want to look ahead what may be coming (P2P Collaboration) in these turbulent transitionary times. This book (and his video-lectures explaining it, see the … Continue reading

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The Way Ahead 2 : Rethinking Interconnected Europe in the twenty-first century

The following shortened article by political scientist Ulrike Guérot is, although long, extremely relevant IMHO to help the definition process of a future for Europe, post-Brexit, called “Network Europe 21” .  Hat tip to Felix Stalder on Nettime  and Michael Gurstein … Continue reading

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Zoomable World Map of Internet Exchanges (IX’s), updated version

This map  shows the locations of Internet Exchanges. At IX’s network providers do “peering ” (transfer of internet packets to be delivered by the peering partner on the basis of about equal traffic of both providers that do peering) and … Continue reading

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About China’s Internet Censorship

In the Republic of China there are approx. 650 million Internet users, of which 86 % mobile. This is probably the largest online population on the planet, and all network functions within China, including education, digital business and social media … Continue reading

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The Tzolkin Spiritual Compass

I ((Update: Januari 19 2016: An updated version of the Tzolkin Cosmology is available. Now including the 2016 calendar, etc. http://tzolkincosmology.com/2016/01/18/the-2016-version-of-tzolkin-cosmology-is-now-available/   )) ===================================== Recommend you take a look at the publication:  http://tzolkincosmology.com/ Rohaan Solare has reconstructed and interconnected this useful … Continue reading

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C11 Dr. Kim Veltman appointed to “Chief Librarian of Corridoria”

(photo: Trans-cultural Scholar Kim Veltman) Dear Corridorians, By the power vested in me I have the pleasure to appoint: Dr. Kim H. Veltman ;Thinker, Researcher, MediaExpert, Webologist, Linguist, Anthropologist, ScienceHistorian and ArtConnoisseur; to function as the Chief Librarian of the communities … Continue reading

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L3 My keynote at the Open Source Developers Conference Australia 2014

Here are the slides of that lecture:  Lect3 KeynoteOSDC2014 JvTill7f And here is the video recording of it: https://theconnectivist.wordpress.com/2013/12/09/privacy-what-is-was-it/ Its objective was to inspire. Jaap van Till, Connectivist and #Btwiener

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