Research and technology, Society

Creative Commons

8 Sep , 2015  

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. Its free, easy-to-use copyright licenses provide a simple, standardized way to give the public permission to share and use your creative work — on conditions of your choice. CC licenses let you easily change your copyright […]

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Research and technology, Society

SciStarter

8 Sep , 2015  

SciStarter is the place to find, join, and contribute to science through recreational activities and citizen science research projects. Its database of citizen science projects enable discovery, organization, and greater participation in citizen science. SciStarter is a organization and community to tell eager people about your work and get them interested in helping out. Their Mission SciStarter will bring […]

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Research and technology, Society

SourceForge

8 Sep , 2015  

SourceForge is an Open Source community resource dedicated to helping open source projects be as successful as possible. It thrives on community collaboration to help creating a premiere resource for open source software development and distribution. With the tools they provide, developers on SourceForge create powerful software in over 430,000 projects; they host over 3.7 […]

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Research and technology

GitHub

8 Sep , 2015  

GitHub is how people build software. With a community of more than 10 million people, developers can discover, use, and contribute to over 26 million projects using a powerful collaborative development workflow. GitHub is a Web-based Git repository hosting service, which offers all of the distributed revision control and source code management (SCM) functionality of […]

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Research and technology, Society

Polymath Project

8 Sep , 2015  

The Polymath Project is a collaboration among mathematicians to solve important and difficult mathematical problems by coordinating many mathematicians to communicate with each other on finding the best route to the solution. The project began in January 2009 on Tim Gowers’ blog when he posted a problem and asked his readers to post partial ideas and partial progress […]

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Research and technology

The Personal Genome Project

8 Sep , 2015  

The Personal Genome Project (PGP) is creating a freely available scientific resource that brings together genomic, environmental and human trait data. These data are donated by volunteers enrolled in a PGP study from our global network. Initiated by George Church at Harvard Medical School in 2005, the PGP has pioneered ethical, legal, and technical aspects […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

etopia_

7 Sep , 2015  

The Centro de Arte y Tecnología de Zaragoza (etopia_) is a new generation equipment designed to host and promote creative and entrepreneur projects within the scope of 3D and multimedia contents, art, video games, design, etc. etopia_ works simultaneously as a contemporary culture centre, a showcase of the most vanguardist artistic expressions, a workshop for creators and technologist, […]

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Research and technology

ResearchGate

7 Sep , 2015  

ResearchGate is a social network over the Internet. It is also a collaboration tool focused on people working on any kind of scientific branch. The platform offers free access to web 2.0 applications like a semantic search of scientific journal articles in a data base with more than 35 millions records, forums, discussion groups, etc. This tool browses through external […]

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Research and technology, Society

Guifi.net

7 Sep , 2015  

guifi.net is a telecommunications network, is open, free and neutral because is built through a peer to peer agreement where everyone can join the network by providing his connection, and therefore, extending the network and gaining connectivity to all. guifi.net is owned by all who join. Is a collaborative project horizontally managed composed by individuals, organizations, enterprises, […]

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Funders, Society

Bitcoin

7 Sep , 2015  

Bitcoin is an innovative payment network and a new kind of money. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part. Through many […]

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