Openness: 4 Principles and a Deviant

This Ted talk by Don Tapscott on the fundamental attributes of Openness is illuminating:
Don waxes highly hopeful about an Open Future. But there are stark counter-examples right now. Spain,much of Southern Europe and the MidEast have 40% or much higher youth unemployment. The crux of the problem is also covered in the lecture. Note how much Tapscott’s¬†GoldCorp neighbour paid for $3Billion worth of information.¬†Its just about the same total compensation Bill Gates paid for DOS from Seattle Computing way back when. The fundamental problem, call it business deviance, is contrariness regarding Open Tenet 3: Sharing, – not all share even close to fairly or equitably.

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