RChain – a blockchain 3.0 framework for ‘glocal’ cooperation
In the run up to OPEN 2018, Oliver Sylvester-Bradley from The Open Co-op interviews Claire Tolan, a developer at Resonate,Read more.
Holochain – The commons engine for cooperation at scale
This article is the second part of our interview with Matthew Schutte, Communications Director at Holochain, which covers their plansRead more.
The changing narrative – Q&A with Indra Adnan
“Politics does not have to be a grim thing – sitting in a chair listening to someone talk at youRead more.
Holochain – the perfect framework for decentralised cooperation at scale
Holochain is a new technology project with huge potential for the cooperative economy. Members of The Open Co-op have beenRead more.
Resonation – An interview with Peter Harris
Resonate is a music streaming co-op and a great example of a platform co-op which is changing the way businessRead more.
Decentralized co-operation at scale
The following post is transcript of a recent webinar on “Decentralized co-operation at scale. What patterns work? What are theRead more.
Co-op Workers bursaries to attend OPEN 2018
The Solid Fund is offering members of worker co-ops bursaries to cover the costs of travel and tickets to theRead more.
Riverford boss to speak at OPEN 2018 about converting to employee ownership
We’re very excited to announce that Riverford Organic‘s boss, Guy Watson, will be speaking at OPEN 2018 about giving theRead more.
Hullcoin: can blockchain unlock the hidden value in Hull’s economy?
It might come as a surprise – but something innovative is happening in Hull. Hull is one of those cities,Read more.
The making of the Cooperative Cloud
Co-owned web infrastructure is a clear goal for the co-op movement. As well as ensuring our data is not abusedRead more.
Working Together – 8 innovations for coops and unions
There are now 7.1 million precarious workers in the UK. That is more than 20% of the UK workforce andRead more.
OPEN 2018 – Join us to learn about…
At OPEN 2018, one of the in-depth breakout workshops where we dig into the practicalities, will feature co-op experts explaining howRead more.
Who are the new Co-op weavers?
There’s something exciting happening in the world of co-ops which harks back to the very beginning of the movement. AlthoughRead more.
“Find the others…” at OPEN:2018
Trebor Scholz speaks at OPEN 2017 about the new role for co-ops, unions and tech within the burgeoning cooperative economy.Read more.
OPEN 2018 – The voice of the future
This little 1 min video highlights what to expect at OPEN 2018, the Platform Co-op conference on “Collaborative technology forRead more.
Announcing OPEN 2018 – The Platform Co-op Conference
After an extremely successful event in February 2017 at Goldsmiths University The Open Co-op conference is back with a newRead more.
What would a Co-op Coin ICO look like?
Co-op coins are not a new concept but the days of trading locally minted coins for a pint of milkRead more.