That was the question Yochai Benkler wanted to leave us with. Yochai was one of the panelist in the first session of “A New Cultural Economy Symposium”, curated by Joi Ito at Ars Electronica.
Here is his entire speech.
Here are a view things he pointed out:
– Wikipedia vs. Britannica
– Revver and Metacafe
– showed some examples how youtube videos have created a circulation. remix on the net
– participatory culture and democracy
– Ownership no longer equals or entails authority
– new models of market-cultural society relations