It is in the authoring, distribution, and modification of free and open source software that The Wealth of Networks identifies the most dramatic shift away from the proprietary market principles that have conventionally governed the exchange of commodities, services, and information: Free software offers a glimpse of a more basic and radical challenge.
What does WoN stand for?
WoN stands for Wealth of Networks (digital economies)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 29 other meanings of WoN in our Acronym Attic
- World of Multiple Sclerosis
- Waste of My Time
- Water Operations Management Team (California)
- Worlds of Music Toronto (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
- Workshop on Multi-Media Technologies in E-Learning and Collaboration
- Waste Operations Management Unit (Isle of Man)
- Waste of Money/Waste of Time
- Korean Won (currency of South Korea, ROK)
- Wake on Lan
- Warrant Officer of the Navy
- Weekly Operating Notice
- Wildcat Online News
- Women of NASA
- Women's Organizational Network
- Work Order Number
- World Ocean Network (international association)
- World of Night (Quest for the Magic Marbles role playing game)
- World of Nintendo (video game website)
- World Online Network
- World Opponent Network (gaming)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Yochai Benkler's The Wealth of Networks is a comprehensive, informative, and challenging meditation on the rise of the "networked information economy" and its implications for society, politics, and culture.
The Wealth of Networks is divided into three parts.