QoinWare

QoinWare

General description QoinWare is an IT platform for community currencies developed and implemented by Qoin as part of the CCIA project. This software makes use of Cyclos as a transaction engine, but enhances it in terms of user experience and functionalities. The first live implementation of QoinWare is TradeQoin, the business-to-business trade platform running in the Netherlands. All of the digital currencies that... Read more

Pay-by-text

pay-by-text (Stub)

General Description Pay-by-text  allows users and businesses to transfer funds by simply sending an SMS. Because of its convenience, this method of payment is used by many complimentary currencies, including the Brixton Pound and Bristol Pound. See more at: http://brixtonpound.org/how-b-works/for-users/pay-with-be-pay-by-text/ Watch the video below to see how Pay-by-text works.    

Films & Videos about Timebanking

Films & Videos about Timebanking

Time Banking Videos   Spice Time Credits (UK)   Spice Co-production Animation – Co-production in Public Services   Time Credits in Primary Schools, West Norfolk – Interview with a head teacher about integrating Time Credits into her school   Introduction to Spice Time Credits – video about the work of Spice   Working with Spice... Read more

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Denison Volunteer Dollars: The Currency of Civic Engagement

Denison Volunteer Dollars: The Currency of Civic Engagement

Can you imagine that economics students can become so enthusiastic about doing community service work and at the same time be so excited to learn about how a real world economy operates? Well, this is the wonderful reality that I have experienced at Denison University since 2008 when I introduced a service learning initiative called... Read more

Bernard Lietaer – Money and Sustainability – The Missing Link

Bernard Lietaer – Money and Sustainability – The Missing Link

Money and Sustainability – The Missing Link – A Presentation by Bernard Lietaer in the Club of Rome – ZeitBorse – ‘Fureai Kippu’ of Switzerland in St Gallen – Europe’s first social caring ticket that gives the ultimate financial solution to the aging population – zeitboerse.ch – WIR – the secret of the over 70... Read more

The Money Fix – A Documentary for Monetary Reform

The Money Fix – A Documentary for Monetary Reform

“Money is just information, a way we measure what we trade, nothing of value in itself. And we can make it ourselves, to work as a complement to conventional money. It’s just a matter of design.” Money is at the intersection of nearly every aspect of modern life. Most of us take the monetary system... Read more

The Future of Money – Gabriel Shalom – 2010

The Future of Money – Gabriel Shalom – 2010

What are young adults thinking about money and value? How can we create new systems of wealth generation and abundance? What does the future hold for banks and other financial institutions in the wake of massive peer to peer exchange? “The Future of Money” begins a conversation on these topics and invites your participation (twitter... Read more

A New Monetary Pluralism – Ludwig Schuster – 2009

A New Monetary Pluralism – Ludwig Schuster – 2009

Ludwig Schuster – A New Monetary Pluralism: from a recombination of regional economic circles to investing in a sustainable future. Recorded on day two of The New Emergency Conference: Managing Risk and Building Resilience in a Resource Constrained World. Held on 10-12 June 2009, All Hallows College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland newemergency.org This conference was... Read more

Open Money Series – Michael Linton – 2011

Open Money Series – Michael Linton – 2011

Open money is a means of exchange freely available to all. Any community, any association – indeed, any body – can have their own money. Open money is synonymous with LETS – an invitation to come inside and play, as in open door and open house; collaboration as in open hand and open for all;... Read more

Culture + Commerce: Money Talks

Culture + Commerce: Money Talks

Culture + Commerce: Money Talks: Can We (Re)Design Economic Systems to Preserve the City as a Site of Experimentation? What if Shenzhen came to Soho? Can we develop measures to maintain the capital as an affordable place to live, work and experiment? Can the logic of markets be re-routed to help create an economic platform... Read more