If the next economy is going to facilitate healthy flows of resources and information which support people, society and the planet, we have a lot of changes to make. Because that's certainly not what the current economy does. The MetaCurrency project is building the means (technology platforms and protocols) for this kind of healthy economy to exist.
Just as people can create value, MetaCurrency believe communities of people should be able to decide what they value and how that will be measured and acknowledged. This means they have to be able to create their own currencies.
Lifeblood Design is a small consultancy which designs solutions for businesses, communities and governments who are trying to raise engagement customers, participants and citizens to more vibrant levels of activity and trust.
Lifeblood Design leverages alternative currencies to create the incentives and indicators that people need for more full engagement.
Fueled of out frustration with current distributions of Linux, Mike Buland and David Braden have worked hard on creating this custom distribution which includes its own package manager among other things.
After frustration with current C libraries we have created out own improved utility library. We use this library in all of our development projects and its available for others to use as well as its open source.
Build is a super-flexible, upgradable and easier to use replacement for make. We use this many times a day and are really happy to have created it. This is freely available for download below on its project page and we welcome further development on this project.
Nango is a complete Object Oriented programming language designed to be an extension language for other programs. A complete manual is in the works, but there is some initial documentation available by following the link below.