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Crowd Labor
question Cloud Labor

We have a client with the need for people to make up to 300,000 visits to specific geographic locations around the country for about an hour and record some information. They would like to use the...

Jeffrey HebertDec 17, 2014 10:44 pm GMT253 views
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Crowd Labor
question Cloud Labor

We have a client with the need for people to make up to 300,000 visits to specific geographic locations around the country for about an hour and record some information. They would like to use the...

Jeffrey HebertDec 17, 2014 10:44 pm GMT253 views
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Crowd Labor
Malaysia Announces the Next Phase in Its Plan to Become a Leading Global Hub for Digital Work
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

In October 2014, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Najib Razak, announced new Digital Malaysia initiatives to further extend the benefits of the "digital economy" to the B40 and to deepen the economic impact of niche sectors. One of the key initiatives is to enhance the standard of living of the B40 community by accelerating existing efforts under Digital Malaysia to help the poor earn new income via crowdsourcing. 

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Crowdsourcing.orgDec 17, 2014 03:52 pm GMT1518 views
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Crowdsourcing platforms
question Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Are there free forums/crowdourcing platforms online that you can recommend? We'd like to involve as broad a swath of designers and idea-generators worldwide as possible for help with a...

Paul MiazgaDec 17, 2014 03:49 pm GMT660 views
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WeGoLook Introduces Terry Mollica as Vice President of Business Development
document Cloud Labor

Terry Mollica says: “WeGoLook is the future of verification and on-site data collection due to our unique crowdsourcing networking and mobile technology. Within the sharing economy, we have been...

Benjamin FosselDec 15, 2014 12:21 pm GMT1711 views
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WeGoLook Introduces Terry Mollica as Vice President of Business Development
Postmates
site Cloud Labor / Micro-tasks

Postmates is transforming the way local goods move around a city by enabling anyone to get any product delivered in under one hour. Postmates' revolutionary urban logistics & on-demand...

Archenette EvangelioDec 11, 2014 06:13 am GMT285 views
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Amazon Mechanical Turk Workers Begin Letter-Writing Campaign
Cloud Labor

The workers on Amazon Mechanical Turk vary in experience and in skill, but they are typically perceived simply as cogs in the machine, helping companies complete menial tasks quickly and at scale. That’s a perception the Turkers dislike, and now, they’re hoping to change it.

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Anton RootDec 05, 2014 08:57 pm GMT1288 views
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Crowd funding as a new way for SMEs to attract highly qualified international students to European Universities
document Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

The aim of this paper is to present an innovative way for SMEs to attract highly qualified international students to Universities using a social platform to crowd fund their tuition fees.

Makers & BankersNov 27, 2014 03:06 pm GMT9487 views
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Crowd funding as a new way for SMEs to attract highly qualified international students to European Universities
Content Runner
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

Content Runner is marketplace for connecting writers with people looking for content. Think of Content Runner as not only a writer marketplace, but more importantly a platform for managing all your...

Content Runner Nov 24, 2014 11:21 pm GMT415 views
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The Boom Ideanet crowd plays a central role in PetSmart's Black Friday Commercial
video Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity

Quality, disciplined thinking from a distributed work force: It happens everyday through Boom Ideanet. Over twenty members of the Ideanet acted on a tv brief, contributed over 200 ideas, which...

Steve WoodNov 24, 2014 04:41 pm GMT1299 views
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The Boom Ideanet crowd plays a central role in PetSmart's Black Friday Commercial
WeGoLook and On-the-Ground Crowdsourcing
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

When people think of crowdsourcing, they typically think of interactions that are happening online. Put up a logo request or an appeal for money, and someone, somewhere, will draft up a design or contribute cash. They may be in a neighboring town, or a metropolis half way across the world — the location doesn’t matter. But there are some companies that are applying the crowdsourcing model to do offline work. One of these companies is Oklahoma City-based WeGoLook.

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Anton RootNov 20, 2014 11:18 pm GMT1848 views
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Going offline to seek out ‘crowdworkers’
article Cloud Labor

However, crowdsourcing companies’ ability to get round statutory minimum wages is being challenged in the US. A California court has been asked to approve a financial settlement between San...

Jason RobbinsNov 17, 2014 10:55 am GMT647 views
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Going offline to seek out ‘crowdworkers’
Crowdsite and Duolingo Join Forces to Help Graphic Designers Prove Their Credentials
document Cloud Labor

Crowdsite users can take the exam whenever it suits them. After passing the exam, they can add the score to the user profiles on Crowdsite.com. It's a great way to impress new customers and...

Benjamin FosselNov 15, 2014 06:49 am GMT5800 views
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Crowdsite and Duolingo Join Forces to Help Graphic Designers Prove Their Credentials
Gorilly
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

Gorilly is an innovative new web application that allows shoppers to experience great products before buying them online directly from manufacturers. Gorilly enables “showrooming” (trying in...

Ted HoranNov 14, 2014 11:32 pm GMT414 views
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What If Your Next Shopping (Showroom) Experience Looked Like This?
blog Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Tools

At Gorilly we believe in great products. What it means to be a “great product” is a matter of personal taste and preference. While online reviews and photos can help shed light on some important...

Ted HoranNov 13, 2014 06:55 pm GMT714 views
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What If Your Next Shopping (Showroom) Experience Looked Like This?
How to Crowdsourcing?
blog Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding, Tools

All of them are results of crowdsourcing. When Linda offered her new book for free last week in exchange for reviews, it was also an act of crowdsourcing.

stuartclockNov 10, 2014 09:55 am GMT1071 views
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Crowdsourcing Startup, WeGoLook Raises $1.75 Million in Series A Equity Investment
document Cloud Labor

As a part of the round on the crowdsourcing company, $325,000 is being invested from the Oklahoma Seed Capital Fund and the OKAngel Sidecar Fund (both investment funds are managed by i2E). The...

Tim SatterthwaiteNov 09, 2014 09:24 pm GMT1240 views
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Crowdsourcing Startup, WeGoLook Raises $1.75 Million in Series A Equity Investment
What Does Social Media and Crowdsourcing Have to Do With Women and Liver Disease?
document Cloud Labor

In addition to assessing the environmental exposures, the research team used social media and crowdsourcing website Amazon Mechanical Turk to conduct two independent surveys. "Social media...

Benjamin FosselNov 09, 2014 09:50 am GMT1420 views
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What Does Social Media and Crowdsourcing Have to Do With Women and Liver Disease?
Speedlancer Is Looking to Make Crowdsourcing More Efficient and Lucrative
Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity

We recently featured a guest post from Speedlancer, a freelancer marketplace that aims to provide quality results faster than the current players, while offering better pay to its workers. It's an intriguing concept, not least due to its ambition: taking the negatives out of the crowdsourcing model that's beneficial to clients but potentially less so to the freelancers. So, we reached out via email to Speedlancer's founder Adam Stone to find out more about his company and his goals.

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Anton RootNov 06, 2014 09:28 pm GMT2516 views
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50 Fastest Growing Online Jobs In Last 3 Months
article Cloud Labor

For those who have not heard about Freelancer.com, this huge freelancing site has over 13.6 million registered users who have posted 6.6 million projects and contests to date in over 700 areas as...

Samuel BennettNov 06, 2014 12:52 pm GMT706 views
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50 Fastest Growing Online Jobs In Last 3 Months
Longman Research
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

Longman research is a unique on-line academic assistance service, which allows customers and writers to work together towards a mutually satisfying final product, by communicating directly in chat...

Sorabain WolfheartNov 06, 2014 11:59 am GMT175 views
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