Wall Street Journal: Matt Ridley on How Facebook Captured Capitalist ‘Kumbaya’

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Matt Ridley.  Commerce seems alive online. Can the traditional Internet assets of free sharing survive as well?  Human beings love sharing. We swap, collaborate, care, support, donate, volunteer and generally work for each other. We tend to admire sharing when it’s done for free but frown upon it—or consider it a necessary evil—when it’s done for profit…  http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303807404577434241752959690.html

 

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