Recently a prototype of Metascore, the software for community governance, was launched at
The prototype is still at the alpha stage of development, so do not expect anything spectacular. Clearly we still need an interface developer(s).
The goal of Metascore is to be capable of acting as the sole mechanism of governance of any community. It is intended to act as a replacement for representative democracy. For more information, see the Metagovernment home page:
http://www.metagovernment.org/... read more
As soon as we have a somewhat functional version of Metascore, we hope to try out our dog food and make it the engine of the metagovernment.org website.
However, due to chicken-and-egg issues, it was necessary to open a wiki as a precursor method to maximize participation.
Please visit http://www.metagovernment.org/wiki and chip in.
The Metagovernment Startup Committee will be hosting a public meeting for collaboration on the startup process of both the Metagovernment and Metascore projects. The meeting is open to the public, who may find it on #metascore on irc.freenode.net. Complete details are available on the project wiki:
The startup committee for Metascore is now active. In our first week of formal organization, we have made tremendous progress in scoping the project. We have taken a much broader view of governance than our initial vision, and will be working on building a tool that can manage the governance of any community of any size: from a three-person club to a township park authority to a global community, and everything in between.... read more
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