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Dartmouth President Unveils Comprehensive Plan to Address Harmful Behavior and Transform the Student Experience
document Distributed Knowledge

In his April 16 address, President Phil Hanlon announced the formation of a Presidential Steering Committee of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. The committee's work included...

Tonya Van Dijk Jan 31, 2015 05:25 am GMT8 views
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Dartmouth President Unveils Comprehensive Plan to Address Harmful Behavior and Transform the Student Experience
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Dartmouth President Unveils Comprehensive Plan to Address Harmful Behavior and Transform the Student Experience
document Distributed Knowledge

In his April 16 address, President Phil Hanlon announced the formation of a Presidential Steering Committee of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. The committee's work included...

Tonya Van Dijk Jan 31, 2015 05:25 am GMT8 views
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Dartmouth President Unveils Comprehensive Plan to Address Harmful Behavior and Transform the Student Experience
The Importance of Mobile Crowdsourcing in 2015
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

The ubiquity of smart phones and the relative ease with which apps can be created and shared makes mobile a natural platform for crowdsourcing. When the end goal is ultimately pooling together...

Jayne AnnJan 31, 2015 05:01 am GMT123 views
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The Importance of Mobile Crowdsourcing in 2015
Reddit’s first transparency report shows it complied with just 32 user info requests in 2014
article Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing website -- Reddit has released its first transparency report for the service, providing insight into the amount of user information requests and takedowns the site experienced in...

Fiona MaresJan 30, 2015 12:34 pm GMT477 views
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Reddit’s first transparency report shows it complied with just 32 user info requests in 2014
How Crowdfunding Campaigns Acquire Product Endorsements
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Ever see logos at the bottom of a crowdfunding page? Many projects list sponsors, endorsers, reviewers and vendors to legitimize themselves. Yet gleaning such support can be challenging, especially...

CrowdClanJan 30, 2015 05:21 am GMT1018 views
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How Crowdfunding Campaigns Acquire Product Endorsements
Crowd Coffee: January 29
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this Crowd Coffee: crowdsourcing data to show police killings in California; Wales launching crowdsourcing platform; Inman's latest campaign becomes most backed ever on Kickstarter; another new name for the sharing economy: the access economy; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJan 29, 2015 01:51 pm GMT963 views
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Slyce Snatches Up Mobile Couponing App SnipSnap For $6.5 Million
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

SnipSnap, as you may recall, first debuted to the public on TechCrunch Disrupt’s stage back in 2012, offering a different take on mobile couponing. Instead of aggregating coupons and deals from...

Jason RobbinsJan 29, 2015 01:23 pm GMT706 views
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Slyce Snatches Up Mobile Couponing App SnipSnap For $6.5 Million
LSE is crowdsourcing a British constitution online
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

The London School of Economics Institute of Public Affairs launched ConstitutionUK earlier this month -- an online crowdsourcing initiative where members of the British public have the chance to...

Claire MackayJan 29, 2015 08:59 am GMT844 views
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LSE is crowdsourcing a British constitution online
Silicon Valley CrowdFunding Conference March 5th
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

http://ow.ly/I5ASj Mark your calendars for the 3rd Annual Silicon Valley Crowdfunding Conference on March 5th-6th Entitled “The Rise of Alternative Finance”, we will explore new methods of...

Philip ChenJan 28, 2015 03:22 pm GMT1782 views
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Silicon Valley  CrowdFunding Conference March 5th
Crowd Coffee: January 28
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this mid-week edition of Crowd Coffee: crowdfunding real estate comes to the World Trade Center; Lockitron shares its crowdfunding story: the good, the bad, and the ugly; one firm is asking the crowd for future bitcoin price predictions; how to execute open innovation projects; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJan 28, 2015 02:40 pm GMT928 views
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Officers Concerned Waze May Be Used for Police Stalking
Distributed Knowledge

Waze is known for helping its millions users worldwide to avoid traffic, find gas stations with the lowest prices, and point out any potential hazards on the road. The app also allows users to map police officers that they see while on their journey. That’s starting to become a point of contention, with some officers expressing concern that the feature promotes police stalking.

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Anton RootJan 27, 2015 08:33 pm GMT651 views
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Should Crowdfunders Conduct Patent Searches?
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Patent Searches are controversial. Some ardently argue against them, while others recognize their usefulness in protecting IP (Intellectual Property). Regardless of your viewpoint, patent searches...

CrowdClanJan 27, 2015 06:26 pm GMT1129 views
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Should Crowdfunders Conduct Patent Searches?
The Employee Suggestion System Turns 135
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

To what extent does the future of work borrow from the past?

Doug CollinsJan 27, 2015 12:50 pm GMT559 views
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The Employee Suggestion System Turns 135
Crowd Coffee: January 27
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this edition of Crowd Coffee: Massachusetts adopts state crowdfunding laws; 10 tips for launching a successful crowdfunding campaign; crowdsourcing is reshaping customer support; dark side of the sharing economy's jobs; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJan 27, 2015 10:30 am GMT702 views
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CrowdFunding Beat Pro Magazine - This Week's Industry News 1 / 27 / 2015 2nd Edition is Out
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

http://ow.ly/HZYtw CrowdFunding Pro Magazine - This Week's Industry News TOP STORY: The Bad News About Lending Club.. Crowdswapping Income-Contingent Payments for Non-Cash Favor...

Philip ChenJan 27, 2015 07:16 am GMT1484 views
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CrowdFunding Beat Pro Magazine - This Week's Industry News  1 / 27 / 2015 2nd Edition is Out
Crowd Coffee: January 26
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this Crowd Coffee: real estate growing in Colorado; Singapore Exchange developing a crowdfunding platform; a furniture design crowdsourcing challenge in India; how the sharing economy makes us all entrepreneurs; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJan 26, 2015 11:39 am GMT904 views
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The Exciting Universe Of Crowdfunding For Comics
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Hollywood continues to produce comics-based movies and television shows, making audiences across the world aware of comics as a form of art and entertainment. The Internet, too, has contributed...

CrowdClanJan 24, 2015 04:14 am GMT1715 views
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The Exciting Universe Of Crowdfunding For Comics
WATCH: Crowdfunding Small Businesses: Update on Title III of JOBS Act
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

http://ow.ly/HQw4S Crowdfunding Watch More Videos |Conference|Interview|Campaign Showcase|Research|Education| Small Businesses: Update on Title III of JOBS Act . CrowdFund Beat

Philip ChenJan 23, 2015 07:48 pm GMT1573 views
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WATCH: Crowdfunding Small Businesses: Update on Title III of JOBS Act
Indiana and Texas Square off in a Civic Hackathon Challenge
document Distributed Knowledge

“This is a chance to encourage our citizens to use their skills to improve government services,” said Indiana State Chief Information Officer (CIO) Paul Baltzell. “I believe that the intelligence...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 23, 2015 06:53 am GMT604 views
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Indiana and Texas Square off in a Civic Hackathon Challenge
OSIsoft’s YouTube Learning Videos Watched Over 1 Million Times
document Distributed Knowledge

OSIsoft support services are designed to offer customers a freedom of choice for engaging in learning and support channels. Access to a global distribution of highly trained and experienced...

Pablo BracciniJan 23, 2015 03:45 am GMT792 views
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OSIsoft’s YouTube Learning Videos Watched Over 1 Million Times
Some Major Portals Report Significant Gains In Fashion Crowdfunding Over The Past Two Years
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Many creative projects—those involved in music, film, art or design—turn to rewards and donation crowdfunding to fuel their dreams and produce otherwise infeasible products and ideas.

CrowdClanJan 22, 2015 12:30 am GMT2702 views
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Some Major Portals Report Significant Gains In Fashion Crowdfunding Over The Past Two Years
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