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Fox Orders Global Frequency TV Pilot Based On DC Comic Series
article Distributed Knowledge

“The show will chronicle the workings of The Global Frequency, a privately funded crime-fighting operation that uses worldwide crowdsourcing to solve crimes the police cannot.” SOURCE LINK to...

Jason RobbinsNov 23, 2014 01:25 pm GMT342 views
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Fox Orders Global Frequency TV Pilot Based On DC Comic Series
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Fox Orders Global Frequency TV Pilot Based On DC Comic Series
article Distributed Knowledge

“The show will chronicle the workings of The Global Frequency, a privately funded crime-fighting operation that uses worldwide crowdsourcing to solve crimes the police cannot.” SOURCE LINK to...

Jason RobbinsNov 23, 2014 01:25 pm GMT342 views
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Fox Orders Global Frequency TV Pilot Based On DC Comic Series
The Seven Mega Shifts: Government 2020
article Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing initiatives will allow individuals to share their experiences across many levels of the legislative process. Wikipedia-like sites could highlight problems - and solutions - about...

Jayne AnnNov 22, 2014 11:53 pm GMT448 views
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The Seven Mega Shifts: Government 2020
Introducing the Newest Crowdsourced Social Media Experience: witboard.com
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Content from Your Crowd - Your Friends, Your Network, Your Neighbors. Useful, Interesting, Fresh & Organized

Elemer PirosNov 22, 2014 08:15 pm GMT751 views
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Introducing the Newest Crowdsourced Social Media Experience: witboard.com
What's Next for the Sharing Economy?
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

The sharing economy will breed new companies designed to enable greater numbers of customers to take advantage of peer-to-peer moneymaking opportunities. “The next wave of opportunities in...

Tim SatterthwaiteNov 22, 2014 11:37 am GMT645 views
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What's Next for the Sharing Economy?
NASA Announces New Opportunities for Public Participation in Asteroid Grand Challenge
document Distributed Knowledge

Ten new projects are providing opportunities for the public to participate in NASA's Asteroid Grand Challenge, which accelerates the agency's asteroid initiative work through innovative...

Pablo BracciniNov 22, 2014 06:04 am GMT866 views
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NASA Announces New Opportunities for Public Participation in Asteroid Grand Challenge
The Sharing Economy World Map
Distributed Knowledge

The company Love Home Swap, a UK-based startup that allows its users to swap houses or rent them out to travelers, recently put out an interactive map that shows where the sharing economy startups have been founded.

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Anton RootNov 21, 2014 12:53 pm GMT893 views
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NIMH Director Recognizes DECODE and Inscopix's "Crowdsourcing" Approach for Understanding Brain Disease
document Distributed Knowledge

Guest of honor, Dr. Thomas Insel (Director, NIMH), felicitated the awardees during the ceremony. In his remarks to the gathering, Dr. Insel said, "What is the language of the brain and how...

Tonya Van Dijk Nov 21, 2014 12:19 pm GMT3165 views
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NIMH Director Recognizes DECODE and Inscopix's
ECRI Institute Creates Ebola Price Index for Personal Protective Equipment; Asks Hospitals to Engage in Crowdsourcing of Pricing Data
document Distributed Knowledge

Hospitals are encouraged to participate in ECRI Institute's crowdsourcing effort to create a robust, reliable, and free resource—a significant contribution to help keep prices in the...

Benjamin FosselNov 21, 2014 11:22 am GMT1105 views
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ECRI Institute Creates Ebola Price Index for Personal Protective Equipment; Asks Hospitals to Engage in Crowdsourcing of Pricing Data
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 GMT977 views
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Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding: Investor Expectations
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Certain sectors of the crowdfunding market are expanding more readily than others. Once such sector on the rise is real estate—and for a slew of reasons. From alternative loans to market testing,...

CrowdClanNov 20, 2014 03:18 pm GMT570 views
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Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding: Investor Expectations
How to Choose a Crowdfunding Marketing Service
blog Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Should your campaign use a third-party promotional agency, the efficacy of that service ultimately determines the project’s success. For this reason, begin your search for a crowdfunding marketing...

CrowdClanNov 20, 2014 03:16 pm GMT446 views
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How to Choose a Crowdfunding Marketing Service
Driving Your Crowdfunding Campaign’s Success With Social Media Influencers
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Learn How To Drive Your Crowdfunding Campaign’s Success With Social Media Influencers

Roy MorejonNov 20, 2014 01:50 pm GMT2804 views
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Driving Your Crowdfunding Campaign’s Success With Social Media Influencers
Crowd Coffee: November 20
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this Crowd Coffee: more information on the fraudulent GoFundMe campaign; Bitreserve looking to raise $10 million via crowdfunding; creating more effective crowdfunding pitch videos; crowdsourcing online info on nearly everything; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgNov 20, 2014 12:53 pm GMT856 views
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The 4 Key Reasons Why Major Organizations Use Open Innovation
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

When Henry Chesbrough coined the term ‘Open Innovation’ in his book, ‘Open Innovation – The New Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology’, he probably had no idea how widely the Open...

IdeapokeNov 20, 2014 07:30 am GMT989 views
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The 4 Key Reasons Why Major Organizations Use Open Innovation
Crowd Coffee: November 19
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

In this Crowd Coffee: 1Dollar1Home partners with Stripe; Patreon paying out $1m/month to creators; catching up with Kickstarter success Formlabs; the sharing economy for hospitals; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgNov 19, 2014 03:40 pm GMT810 views
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Creativity, Corporatism, and Crowds
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Ultimately, we need economic institutions that somehow promote the concerted creative actions of a wide swath of the world’s people. They should not be corporatist institutions, dominated by...

Jason RobbinsNov 19, 2014 02:49 am GMT835 views
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Creativity, Corporatism, and Crowds
1Dollar1Home Partners With Stripe To Make Online Donations Easier
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

We have proudly partnered with Stripe to process our platform’s transactions, and Stripe’s made it extremely simple to accept donations on behalf of our users and Story creators. Not only does...

1Dollar1HomeNov 18, 2014 03:35 pm GMT920 views
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1Dollar1Home Partners With Stripe To Make Online Donations Easier
In California, That MRI Will Cost You $255 — Or $6,221
article Distributed Knowledge

There's a lot of skepticism about the reliability of crowdsourced data. Yes, PriceCheck's data are crowdsourced and as such may contain errors. But at PriceCheck, they believe that...

Jason RobbinsNov 18, 2014 02:14 am GMT265 views
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In California, That MRI Will Cost You $255 — Or $6,221
Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

With the launch of the Lantern Live app, the Energy Department is testing the power of crowdsourcing and open data in disaster and recovery. SOURCE LINK to the full article:...

Harshida PatelNov 18, 2014 12:50 am GMT406 views
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Energy Department Launches Mobile App for Energy Emergencies
Carnival Corp. Campaign Tackles Cruise Myths
article Distributed Knowledge

The multi-platform initiative, expected to launch Nov. 24, will feature “a fairly robust schedule of digital and TV advertising into the first quarter” as well as social media and an interactive...

Claire MackayNov 18, 2014 12:09 am GMT416 views
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Carnival Corp. Campaign Tackles Cruise Myths
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