Cowdsourcing.org The Industry Website

Register Login
or sign in with

Web's Largest listing of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding events

Events

Advertise
Web's Largest Directory of Sites

2,838 crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites


Crowdsourcing knowledge of the planet

article
Crowdsourcing knowledge of the planet
Summary The Digital Earth project is a Big Data exercise par excellence and crowdsourcing could play a key part
Description John Richards of Australian National University told the conference that there are two ways of tackling the ultimate Big Data challenge – crowdsourcing using information acquired by amateurs, and entrusting the machine with more of the task of verifying the data.


SOURCE LINK to the full article: http://computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/news/crowdsourcing-knowledge-of-the-planet

Flag This

4

Comments

Guest
 Join or Login
 Optional