Geocaching players move treasures all over the world, creating value for themselves and other players.
Martyn Wright 2011
The online game of geocaching shows there are ways to create value online that are not purely financial.
Will these changes really raise wages?
The business models of the gig economy often stand in the way of implementing minimum wages or conditions.
The rise of subcontracting and franchises has allowed employers to enjoy the profits without the responsibility.
While there has been a rise in contracting out and 'disruptors' such as Uber, employment is an will remain the dominant method of business operation in a capitalist setting.
Online labour marketplaces are capitalising on increased numbers of “casualised” workers.
Some of the newest enterprises online are those which link workers to anyone who wants a job done. They’re not concerned with employment or jobs but with “tasks”. These are small, one-off, discrete portions…