|These sheeps have been posted the last weeks all over, but now they became almost meta examples for the new outspreading meme* of crowdsourcing – let see how long it lasts ………
At least as rightfully mentioned here the neogolism should not be mixed up with commons-based peer production.
the sheep market
* What’s in a meme? Fame and fortune, for one thing: Staking out your own little piece of the zeitgeist is cultural capital, which can quickly turn into the other kind of capital through book sales and speaking gigs. But for every “tipping point” that gets injected into everyday usage, dozens of others never hit a vein. Once the book tour’s over, they fade away.
(source: wired, which also published now first the article on crowdsourcing …)