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Introducing YouTube Slam
blog Crowd Creativity

YouTube Slam—a video discovery experiment we cooked up with folks from Google Research. Each week a new crop of videos battles head-to-head in Comedy, Cute, Music, Bizarre and Dance Slams, where...

Pablo BracciniDec 27, 2011 09:10 pm GMT2487 views
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Introducing YouTube Slam
 

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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A very interesting look at a socially beneficial application of crowdsourcing for ways to improve the design and management of cities. Many good examples are provided.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article presents that executives in the design industry say crowdsourcing is one of the best ways to stay on top of consumer trends stating "it's more powerful when the consumer is...

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Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
A Clearinghouse for Netflix Prize-Like Contests
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good example of creative ways to develop innovative solutions by engaging communities who participate for financial, social and professional rewards.

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A Clearinghouse for Netflix Prize-Like Contests
Bicycle Built For 2,000
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

One can crowdsource many things and this article is an example of crowdsourcing a song where more that two thousand people contributed.

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Bicycle Built For 2,000
Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This article is a good example of how company is using crowdsourcing to solve a problem.

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Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This articles talks about the project Assignment Zero, an attempt to crowdsource journalism.

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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
Crowdsourcing the Complexities of Electronic Design Automation
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An interesting read and an example of how the complexities of electronic design automation can be crowdsourced.

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99 designs
site Crowd Creativity / Design

99designs was founded in 2007 by sitepoint.com's co-founder and chairman, Mark Harbottle together with, internet veterans' Lachlan Donald, and Paul Annesley. 99designs hosts public design...

Carl EspostiOct 04, 2010 04:25 pm GMT0 views
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99 designs
Lost Zombies
site Crowd Creativity / Film

Lost Zombies is a social network whose goal is to create the world’s first community-generated zombie documentary. Members of Lost Zombies contribute their photos, videos, words, ideas, and support...

Carl EspostiOct 06, 2010 06:16 pm GMT0 views
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Lost Zombies
Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Much more insight on their thoughts, process and back ground.

Matthew KellyNov 26, 2010 05:48 am GMT0 views
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Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
blog Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Highlights the importance of Managed-Focused crowds http://www.crowdsourcing.org/video/what-is-crowdsourcing/1440

Matthew KellyNov 26, 2010 03:24 pm GMT0 views
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What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
Incorporating Crowdsourcing in Today's College Classrooms
Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Although Crowdsourcing has been around for some time now, the growth of the World Wide Web has quickly boosted it's use to epic proportions. Whether it's being used to help M&Ms decide the next color they will create their candies in, or as a phone app to make users aware of traffic conditions and license checks, crowdsourcing has become a major part of our everyday lives. This tool for bringing the public together on ideas and opinions has even made it's way into college classrooms, expanding into more and more fields everyday.

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AngelaDec 03, 2010 10:16 pm GMT0 views
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A Critical Choice Regarding Innovation
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The author argues that "breakthrough innovations don't come from market research, even from web 2.0 market research via deep customer engagement. They come from the singular vision of an...

John MatthewDec 07, 2010 02:53 pm GMT0 views
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A Critical Choice Regarding Innovation
Best Crowd-Sourced Music Videos: Weezer, Lily Allen and more
document Crowd Creativity

From a song that was entirely crowdsourced to an iPhone app that gives a new meaning to lip-synching, the best music videos are now being presented and featured together with famous music...

Benjamin FosselDec 08, 2010 08:34 am GMT0 views
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Best Crowd-Sourced Music Videos: Weezer, Lily Allen and more
Ten Crowdsourcing Trends for 2011
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing is fundamentally changing business, government, non-profits, education, research, and other sectors. Remarkably, we’re just seeing the tip of the iceberg.

Archenette EvangelioDec 08, 2010 05:34 pm GMT0 views
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Ten Crowdsourcing Trends for 2011
Does Crowdsourcing Commoditize Freelance Expertise?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The critical issue for freelancers is to find sites that allow them to earn more for their work than they could on their own. Some crowdsourcing sites are approaching this point, especially sites...

Benjamin FosselDec 09, 2010 01:31 am GMT0 views
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Does Crowdsourcing Commoditize Freelance Expertise?
Victors & Spoils
site Crowd Creativity / Advertising

Victors & Spoils is a disruptive force in the branding and advertising world through their adoption of crowdsourcing to engage broader participation in brand development and advertising.

Carl EspostiDec 09, 2010 05:44 pm GMT0 views
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Victors & Spoils
Collaborating on Video Crowdsourcing with Spidvid
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Spidvid is a new social platform that connects creative people trying to bring their newest, biggest ideas to life with video creators and filmmakers through crowdsourcing. Through crowdsourcing,...

Archenette EvangelioDec 09, 2010 06:06 pm GMT0 views
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Collaborating on Video Crowdsourcing with Spidvid
Google Demo Slam: Pep Talk
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Demo Slam is Google's weekly online face-off between users (including Googlers) who test and twist Google's features in unique ways. Users create videos with their friends that star a...

Archenette EvangelioDec 10, 2010 07:02 pm GMT0 views
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Google Demo Slam: Pep Talk
Yammer Comes In Several Languages, Opens the Rest to Crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Tools

Yammer is launching with Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean and Spanish. What's interesting is that they're going to crowdsource the other languages.

Archenette EvangelioDec 10, 2010 09:23 pm GMT0 views
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Yammer Comes In Several Languages, Opens the Rest to Crowdsourcing