Changing the World Through Equal Access and Shared Technology

By: Katie Cordrey - Published:   Updated: Mar 23 2011
Cutting-edge design, engineering and medical information are all part of the open source and 'commons' movements.

Rather than allowing information, creation and technology to be controlled by a single entity, open source and commons lets anyone have access so that the power of collaborative invention can build upon shared knowledge for the benefit of many rather than just a few.