In the following article: http://techcrunch.com/2016/02/04/the-sharing-age/
TechCrunch seeks to identify a movement towards what it calls a "Sharing Age". Indeed the boom in connectivity, that has spawned from the internet era, allows us to share goods, knowledge, money, content, time and skills. This culture of sharing bodes fell for the future of Open Innovation.
From this viewpoint it is not just the sharing of ideas that feeds into creating Open Innovation, but also the sharing of an array of quick services.