Quadratic Crowdfunding

Here’s a show for you… Episode 50: Gitcoin, Quadratic Funding, and how Crypto can sustain Open Source Sustain https://open.spotify.com/episode/2EZHPiK3qPJEw9y7WaPFYQ?si=AwXeURLWTOyYySEFSgkY9Q 20:00 – Quadratic Funding Optimal way of democratically funding public goods Matching Sponsor funding pools for campaigns based on X Matching funds based on number of contributors not amount of contributions Downtownstimulus.com

Don Goodman-Wilson “Open Source is Broken”

https://don.goodman-wilson.com/posts/open-source-is-broken/ “What does a people-centric collaborative software development model look like? I’d like to explore some basic properties that such a model ought to have, as a starting place for building new institutions to support productive, non-exploitative software development.”

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How Facebook makes money from selling your attention

Pretty simply, advertisements like this one are constantly paying Facebook for our attention – like this company paid for mine today. Behind the curtains, companies are placing competing bids to make it on to our news feeds.