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New Zealand sports a rather unoriginal flag design that incorporates the UK’s Union Jack flag on a navy background, with four stars of the Southern Cross to the right. Now, the former British colony is deciding whether it should stand pat with its current design, or make a change. As it’s a matter of national debate, ordinary New Zealanders are being asked to not just comment on, but to also submit designs for a new flag, if they support an update.
In this end-of-week edition of Crowd Coffee: doctors crowdsourcing medical opinion; crowdsourcing climate change strategy; Lebanon holds open innovation week; and more.
Weathernews Inc announced yesterday that it’s acquired Boston-based crowdsourced weather app Weathermob, putting the spotlight on a subsector of the crowdsourcing industry that has so far been flying under the radar. The aim, according to a press release, is to “create a leading social weather prediction platform for highly accurate forecasts using on-the-ground weather observation and reporting.”
In this edition of Crowd Coffee: how much will Reg. A+ cost entrepreneurs; Korean crowdfunding platform raises $16 million; Australian government looking to tax sharing economy profits; open innovation trends; and more.
Ever wonder how crowdsourcing platforms monitor their users' submissions? In the following guest post, Lisa Beckers of Cloud Working Labs discusses the ways crowdsourcing platforms ensure quality and build trust with their customers.