Tag Archives: evolution

Forking BarCamp Vancouver

This is going to be the first of two posts I’ll have with my recent thoughts on BarCamp, unconferences and the fascination I have for watching this movement unfold. The slight hubbub on Twitter yesterday was Joe Bowser’s post announcing BazCamp, an “anti-“BarCamp of sorts. His announcement came with some strongly-worded critiques. I’ll draw your […]

Blogathon 2009 – Book Review: The Nature of Economies, Jane Jacobs

The Nature of Economies for Jane Jacobs is somewhat unusual. It brings together a number of fairly abstract ideas from development and sketches out similarities between biological and economic development. But she does so using a series of conversations and dialogues.