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Leveraging of a distributed virtual labor pool, available on-demand to fulfill a range of tasks from simple to complex. Crowdsourcing is used to connect labor demand and supply. Virtual workers perform activities that range from simple to specialized tasks.

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The End of the 404 Error
blog Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Hot on the heels of his last "stolen" idea, HeroX contributor Simon Fraser proposes an end to 404 errors. SOURCE LINK to the full article:...

HeroXJul 22, 2014 07:06 pm GMT540 views
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The End of the 404 Error
Crowdar
site Cloud Labor / Expert-tasks

Crowdar is a young company based in Latin America who own its private crowd. They offer services with controlled quality based on their customer needs and with incomparable costs. They also manage...

Archenette EvangelioJul 22, 2014 02:50 pm GMT349 views
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Crowdar
Steal This Idea
blog Cloud Labor, Open Innovation, Tools

An idea worth stealing gets stolen. SOURCE LINK to the full article: http://blog.herox.com/herox-challenges/steal-this-idea

HeroXJul 21, 2014 03:23 pm GMT559 views
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Steal This Idea
5 Sites That Make Your Small Business Life Easier
article Cloud Labor

I crowd source everything from website updates, presentation slide decks, visual design items, IT, web design, sales calls, appointment setting and basic marketing needs. I even crowd source my...

Jason RobbinsJul 21, 2014 11:10 am GMT401 views
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5 Sites That Make Your Small Business Life Easier
The Economic Benefits of Crowd Working
article Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding


Crowd working is basically a form of outsourcing, only you’re delegating tasks to actual people, rather than companies. The internet has made it easier than ever before to crowd source work;...

Claire MackayJul 19, 2014 01:51 pm GMT363 views
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The Economic Benefits of Crowd Working
Entrepreneurs Have the Potential to Create 10 Million Youth Jobs in G20 Countries, New Accenture Research Finds
document Cloud Labor

However, globalization does not mean that jobs will be created only in overseas markets; in fact, 86 percent of respondents expect to increase the workforce in their home country at a faster pace...

Harshida PatelJul 19, 2014 08:57 am GMT696 views
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Entrepreneurs Have the Potential to Create 10 Million Youth Jobs in G20 Countries, New Accenture Research Finds
Tiny Tasks VS Big Data: Why Data Scientists Love Crowdsourcing
article Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Why does big-data matter? How can crowdsourcing help the data-scientists that use it? These questions are answered in this article that aims to serve as an in-depth introduction to the topic of...

Casey ArmstrongJul 18, 2014 09:29 pm GMT595 views
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Tiny Tasks VS Big Data: Why Data Scientists Love Crowdsourcing
The Crowd at Collective Intelligence 2014
blog Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An inside report from the Collective Intelligence 2014 conference at MIT.

John PrpicJul 15, 2014 09:03 pm GMT1071 views
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The Crowd at Collective Intelligence 2014
Crowd Coffee: July 15
Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding

In this edition: crowdfunding drug research; the crowd vs. VCs; gay student crowdfunding college tuition; Lyft takes on New York; crowdsourcing security in Lebanon; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJul 15, 2014 02:11 pm GMT748 views
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Crowdsourcing Just Getting Started in Japan
article Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity

For those readers trying to remember what crowdsourcing is, basically it's the use of unstructured crowds to get office/creative work done remotely. It's basically this decade's...

Jason RobbinsJul 15, 2014 05:45 am GMT754 views
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Crowdsourcing Just Getting Started in Japan
Time is the Absence of Money
blog Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

HeroX contributor Simon Fraser explains this popular aphorism in the context of crowd-sourcing.

HeroXJul 14, 2014 02:13 pm GMT866 views
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Time is the Absence of Money
Take It Easy: What You Should Know About Semi-Retirement
article Cloud Labor

Look for sustainable additional income that doesn’t constrain you to a 9 to 5 job, John Meyer, CEO of Arise Virtual Solutions, told Fox Business. “Crowdsourcing can be a great opportunity for baby...

Claire MackayJul 13, 2014 01:50 pm GMT296 views
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Take It Easy: What You Should Know About Semi-Retirement
Humans And Computers Will Come Together For Middle Work
article Cloud Labor

In many ways Amazon’s Mechanical Turk was the first software-based middle work company. Today, people use the crowdsourcing platform --- Mechanical Turk to solve low-value problems such as...

Sebastian BlancaJul 13, 2014 08:09 am GMT606 views
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Humans And Computers Will Come Together For Middle Work
Crowd Coffee: July 11
Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

In this end-of-week edition: taxing Kickstarter funding; crowdfunding and IP; potato salad loses thousands in pledges; crowdsourcing human rights; crowdsourcing planet names; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJul 11, 2014 02:13 pm GMT1496 views
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Airtasker
site Cloud Labor / Micro-tasks

Airtasker is a trusted community marketplace for people to outsource tasks, find local services or complete flexible jobs to earn money – online or via mobile. Whether it’s handyman work, office...

Simon ReynoldsJul 11, 2014 02:28 am GMT303 views
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Airtasker
Lessons Learned from NYPL’s 'Ensemble' Beta
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

Having a creator explain the methodology behind a crowdsourcing project can be highly useful when the campaign is successful. But perhaps it's even more helpful when the project is not as engaging as its creators hoped it would be. That’s exactly what Doug Reside of the NYPL does in his paper ‘Crowdsourcing Performance Arts History with NYPL’s Ensemble.’

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Anton RootJul 10, 2014 10:52 pm GMT1223 views
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Can this Dubai startup revolutionize market research through crowdsourcing?
article Cloud Labor, Tools

The app leverages two important regional developments – a surge in the popularity of crowdsourcing and some of the world’s highest smartphone penetration rates – to provide real time, geo-tagged...

Claire MackayJul 10, 2014 06:39 am GMT459 views
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Can this Dubai startup revolutionize market research through crowdsourcing?
Game of Thrones exhibition fans use Airtaskers to find people to queue for them
article Cloud Labor

Fans are using Australian crowdsourcing website Airtasker to find people willing to queue for them, with one user, Petyr, offering $150 for someone to hold two spots for him tomorrow. SOURCE...

Claire MackayJul 05, 2014 02:40 pm GMT491 views
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Game of Thrones exhibition fans use Airtaskers to find people to queue for them
Proper usage of the term 'crowdsourcing'
question Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Hi there! We're working on a video on crowdsourcing, and are confused on how to correctly use the term in the following sentence: 1) 'To crowdsource something to an audience'...

David LipsJul 04, 2014 08:06 am GMT650 views
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Proper usage of the term 'crowdsourcing'
CrowdTesters
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

"CrowdTesters" is an Australian based website that connects Web/Software Developers with a crowd of highly skilled Software Test Professionals who can quickly & effectively help Test...

Tez BJul 04, 2014 06:32 am GMT308 views
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CrowdTesters
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