Jeremy Rifkin

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First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

The Exchange: From capitalism to collaboration

Social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, author of ''The Zero Marginal Cost Society,'' tells Jeffrey Goldfarb why the sharing economy, the internet of things, MOOCs and 3D printing will have a profound effect.Share this videoReuters.com Support & Contact Connect ... [Published Reuters UK - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

Review: The Zero Marginal Cost Society

Jeremy Rifkin 3.0 out of 5 stars Never Mind the Total Cost Terminal Society, April 13, 2014 Books like this would make me crazy if I took them seriously. This is a fad book for shallow minds that have no clue about holistic analytics, true cost economics, ... [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 13 2014]
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First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

The end of Mad Men and the era of ads: Salutin

Mad Men starts its final season on Sunday. It’s a victory lap for one of TV’s most successful products. It’s ironic (like the show) that its triumph happened on cable, which is the TV form not dependent on ads alone, and that it happens at a time of serious ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Thursday, 04/10/14 10:51 PM

Multithread city over here, I have been courting investors, coding, team-building, and assembling a sales plan all at once.  And I need help, so I've also been making Minions =)Biggest news the last couple of days has been heartbleed , the webserver bug ... [Published Critical Section - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Jeremy Rifkin / A 'zero marginal cost' economy

Airbnb is all the talk on Wall Street. Its thirtysomething founders were nearly broke six years ago. Now it seems likely they will soon become billionaires. Their company, which connects 600,000 apartment dwellers and homeowners in 160 countries with ... [Published Press of Atlantic City - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

What I'm reading: Do street protests work?

By Fareed Zakaria“In today’s world, an appeal to protest via Twitter, Facebook, or text message is sure to attract a crowd, especially if it is to demonstrate against something – anything, really – that outrages us,” argues Moises Naim in The Atlantic. ... [Published CNN - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Rooftop solar crowdfunding forecast to raise $5 billion

Number of the day$5 billionThat's how much investment in rooftop solar projects may be raised from crowdfunding within five years. That would be more than 50 times the amount committed to date, according to Tim Newell, vice president of financial products ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

The Battle for Marginal-Cost Connectivity

The connected economy that Jeremy Rifkin describes in The Zero Marginal Cost Society rests on a foundation of broadband communications networks. Yet those networks, paradoxically, may be some of the strongest hold-outs from the changes he describes. ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Replacing Our Creaking Capitalist Economy

Jeremy Rifkin has done it again. The author of one of the most insightful and influential books of the late 20th century, The End of Work (1995), Rifkin understands the deep structure of our rapidly changing economic system. In his new book, The Zero ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 3 reports

Jeremy Rifkin sees new economy arising from Internet of Things

8:16 PM ETBeyond capitalism 7:26Economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin says the capitalist era is passing and we are on the verge of a new economic paradigm.His new book, The Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet Of Things, The Collaborative Commons, ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

What Jeremy Rifkin gets wrong about capitalism, communism, and the Internet of Things

I’ve often wondered what Jeremy Rifkin is for and I’m afraid that I still haven’t come up with a satisfactory solution. What he actually does is almost as puzzling: release a book every few years telling us that the entire planet’s about to change in ... [Published PandoDaily - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

We Do Not Live in a Post-Scarcity World

Jeremy Rifkin long has perfected the art of adding two and two and getting five. In the 1980s, he claimed that entropy made it impossible for a freeeconomy to exist, and therefore Rifkin concluded the state needed to plan and run things. How the state ... [Published Mises.org - Mar 26 2014]

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The Exchange: From capitalism to collaboration [Published Reuters UK - 12 hours ago]
The Exchange: From capitalism to collaboration [Published Reuters Video: Top News - 15 hours ago]
The Exchange: From capitalism to collaboration [Published Reuters Video: Business - 15 hours ago]
How the marginal cost revolution is aiding the ... [Published Resilience - Apr 14 2014]
The Decline of the Brick-and-Mortar Classroom [Published Common Dreams - Apr 13 2014]
Review: The Zero Marginal Cost Society [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 13 2014]
Review (Guest): The Zero Marginal Cost Society [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 13 2014]
The end of Mad Men and the era of ads: Salutin [Published Toronto Star Online - Apr 11 2014]
Thursday, 04/10/14 10:51 PM [Published Critical Section - Apr 11 2014]
Jeremy Rifkin / A 'zero marginal cost' economy [Published Press of Atlantic City - Apr 11 2014]
What I'm reading: Do street protests work? [Published CNN - Apr 09 2014]
Rooftop solar crowdfunding forecast to raise $5... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 09 2014]
The Battle for Marginal-Cost Connectivity [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
Another Week of Global Warming News, April 6, 2... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 07 2014]
The future economic role of the sector [Published Voluntary News - Apr 07 2014]
The Internet of Things: Monopoly Capitalism vs.... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 07 2014]
The rise of the sharing economy [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 05 2014]
How the 'Internet of Things' is Killing Capitalism [Published First Coast News - Apr 05 2014]
Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the em... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 04 2014]
Replacing Our Creaking Capitalist Economy [Published Huffington Post - Apr 04 2014]
Humanising city systems [Published Building.co.uk - Apr 04 2014]
The Last Worker Standing [Published Common Dreams - Apr 03 2014]
Jeremy Rifkin sees new economy arising from Int... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Apr 03 2014]
Jeremy Rifkin sees new economy arising from Int... [Published CBC - Apr 03 2014]
Has the Post-Capitalist Economy Finally Arrived? [Published HBS Working Knowledge - Apr 02 2014]
Manchin tells Va. company to remove his intervi... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Apr 01 2014]
What Jeremy Rifkin gets wrong about capitalism,... [Published PandoDaily - Apr 01 2014]
The End of the Capitalist Era, and What Comes Next [Published Huffington Post - Apr 01 2014]
The 65th edition of the most dynamic and influe... [Published Eurobuild - Apr 01 2014]
Signing off is becoming a relic of historical c... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 01 2014]
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Review: The Zero Marginal Cost Society [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 13 2014]
Jeremy Rifkin 3.0 out of 5 stars Never Mind the Total Cost Terminal Society, April 13, 2014 Books like this would make me crazy if I took them seriously. This is a fad book for shallow minds that have no clue about holistic analytics, true cost economics, ...
Review (Guest): The Zero Marginal Cost Society [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Apr 13 2014]
Jeremy Rifkin 3.0 out of 5 stars BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Zero Marginal Cost Society’: Welcome to the Brave New Workerless World, April 1, 2014 ByDavid Kinchen – See all my reviews (REAL NAME) “The Capitalists will sell us the rope with which we will hang them.” ...
Another Week of Global Warming News, April 6, 2... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 07 2014]
This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor . Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck YearsApril 6, 2014 Chuckles , COP20+ , GCF , WG2 ...
John Tjostem – GMOs & Atomic Fission Enable a S... [Published Atomic Insights - Mar 26 2014]
During a discussion on Atomic Insights, I encountered a man whose recipes for a sustainable future need greater distribution. John Tjostem is an advocate of technologies that enable disruptive abundance and a more rewarding life for a growing portion ...
Else 3.24.14: “In front of us are two roads – w... [Published John Battelle's Searchblog - Mar 24 2014]
The post Else 3.24.14: “In front of us are two roads – which way are we going to go?” appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog . Back in the saddle after missing a week of Else (sorry about that). The best stories from the past two weeks ...
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