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Use of sources outside of the entity or group to generate, develop and implement ideas. In a world of widely distributed knowledge, where the boundaries between a firm and its environment have become more permeable, companies cannot afford to rely entirely on their own research and ideas to maintain a competitive advantage.

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How to be a professional and smart buyer?
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this age, for a professional and smart buyer, the ability of internet application may be more important than negotiation ability. Therefore, choosing buyerparty.com, like having superpower, will...

jessie chenJul 04, 2015 03:05 am GMT54 views
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How to be a professional and smart buyer?
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this age, for a professional and smart buyer, the ability of internet application may be more important than negotiation ability. Therefore, choosing buyerparty.com, like having superpower, will...

jessie chenJul 04, 2015 03:05 am GMT54 views
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How to be a professional and smart buyer?
Solutions to Pollution
question Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

Would anyone be able to advise me on the best way to obtain crowdfunding to help get this business of the ground, there is a working prototype that is providing clean water from a very commonly...

Steve ClarkJul 03, 2015 02:59 pm GMT213 views
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Solutions to Pollution
Getting started.
question Crowdfunding, Open Innovation, Tools

I have a small scale working prototype of my water maker operating at my home, i am driven to expand this into larger scale versions, i also have other ideas that are solid in design however i am...

Steve ClarkJul 03, 2015 02:00 pm GMT225 views
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Getting started.
aren’t the suppliers willing to accept your bargain way?
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

This crowdfunding model, on buyerparty, is relatively easy for buyers to gather massive order quantity from different worldwide buyers.And moreover, the buyers will share the same best price...

jessie chenJul 03, 2015 08:42 am GMT345 views
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aren’t the suppliers willing to accept your bargain way?
Software AG Kicks Off CeBIT 2016 Idea Contest for Universities around the World
document Open Innovation

Software AG’s (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) University Relations department has announced its fifth annual international CeBIT idea contest. The crowdsourcing competition is open to students and...

Tonya Van Dijk Jul 02, 2015 12:49 pm GMT274 views
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Software AG Kicks Off CeBIT 2016 Idea Contest for Universities around the World
Sony Launches ‘First Flight’ Crowdfunding Platform
Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

Sony has launched First Flight, a crowdfunding platform that aims to fund employee projects, in a bid to highlight and market test innovative ideas coming out of the company. In addition to crowdfunding ideas, the site also functions as a ‘co-vision’ and an e-commerce platform. First Flight, currently open only to Japanese customers, launched with three projects: two products available for pre-order, and a proper crowdfunding campaign that has already hit over 50 percent of its $21,500 target.

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Anton RootJul 01, 2015 12:36 pm GMT1560 views
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Crowd Coffee: July 1
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this mid-week edition of Crowd Coffee: Greek debt crowdfunding campaign is no joke, creator says; Kickstarter wins patent battle; equity crowdfunding's secondary market problem; not all sharing economy companies are using 1099 workers; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJul 01, 2015 09:00 am GMT433 views
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The New Manufacturing Order: What Big Companies Can Learn From Startups (and Vice Versa)
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Manufacturing is an intense an complicated process, requiring capital, expertise, facilities, and existing supply chains. However, start-ups and entrepreneurs have leveled the playing field a bit...

Andrew ArmstrongJun 30, 2015 05:43 pm GMT944 views
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The New Manufacturing Order: What Big Companies Can Learn From Startups (and Vice Versa)
Crowd Coffee: June 30
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this edition of Crowd Coffee: states and equity crowdfunding; a campaign to crowdfund Greece's debt; crowdsourcing the world's bird songs; Unilever crowdsourcing ideas on sustainability; how the sharing economy hurts millennials; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJun 30, 2015 09:29 am GMT548 views
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Unilever Foundry IDEAS™ - Global Crowdsourcing
video Open Innovation

Foundry IDEAS™ is an ambitious platform that will enable peer-to-peer collaboration, bringing together consumers, key opinion formers and innovators to co-create solutions to sustainability...

Claire MackayJun 30, 2015 09:06 am GMT276 views
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Unilever Foundry IDEAS™ - Global Crowdsourcing
DesignContest affiliate program
blog Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation, Tools

Earn $50+ on every client that you refer to our website! - $50 for each client you refer; Other Benefits: - 90-Day cookie terms. Benefit from our many happy returning customers; - Custom...

Alena GovtvyanitsaJun 30, 2015 08:52 am GMT313 views
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Unilever to Crowdsource Sustainability Innovations from Consumers
article Open Innovation

Unilever is crowdsourcing sustainability ideas from consumers as the latest phase of its Foundry initiative to connect the business to entrepreneurial ideas. The company unveiled the Foundry...

Claire MackayJun 30, 2015 08:17 am GMT533 views
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Unilever to Crowdsource Sustainability Innovations from Consumers
Crowd Coffee: June 29
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this edition of Crowd Coffee: crowdfunding campaign for Bree Newsome a success; making great crowdfunding pitch videos; crowdfunding and corporate R&D; is UK the center of the sharing economy; and more.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJun 29, 2015 10:00 am GMT632 views
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Innovate Your State to Provide $500,000 in Grants to Help More California Governments Open Finances to Citizens
document Open Innovation

Innovate Your State and OpenGov, Inc. announced that as part of the "Fix California Challenge", Innovate Your State's crowdsourcing challenge to find innovative ideas to improve...

Rebecca GutierrezJun 27, 2015 12:10 pm GMT793 views
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Innovate Your State to Provide $500,000 in Grants to Help More California Governments Open Finances to Citizens
Worcester to Solicit Public Input on Food Truck Strategy
article Open Innovation

The city administrastion intends to run a pilot crowdsourcing program in the coming weeks to solicit ideas and input from the public about making the city a more friendly venue for food truck...

Harshida PatelJun 27, 2015 06:55 am GMT469 views
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Worcester to Solicit Public Input on Food Truck Strategy
New Prize Competition Hopes to Boost Discovery of Novel Breast Cancer Genetic Pathways
document Open Innovation

The goal of the crowdsourcing Challenge is for participants to use innovative approaches to identify novel pathways—including new genes or combinations of genes, genetic variants, or sets of...

Sebastian BlancaJun 26, 2015 01:12 pm GMT691 views
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New Prize Competition Hopes to Boost Discovery of Novel Breast Cancer Genetic Pathways
Prize4Life, Sage Bionetworks and DREAM Launch an Open Science Challenge to Find Clues to Understanding Heterogeneity in Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
document Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

Computational DREAM Challenges engage diverse communities of data-focused scientists to competitively solve a specific problem in a given time period by placing scientific data, tools, leaderboards...

Samuel BennettJun 26, 2015 10:41 am GMT1035 views
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Prize4Life, Sage Bionetworks and DREAM Launch an Open Science Challenge to Find Clues to Understanding Heterogeneity in Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Crowdsourcing a Gold Rush
Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

As part of an acquisition, Integra Gold acquired 6 terabytes of data about drilling activities in two old mines. Once it finishes organizing the data, it will invite the public to go through the numbers and offer ideas on where the biggest gold reserves may be. Integra will dole out CAD $1 million ($806,000) in rewards to the best ideas, to be determined by the company and the competition’s board of advisors.

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Anton RootJun 25, 2015 03:05 pm GMT655 views
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Crowdsourcing Is Canadian Miner’s Answer to Slumping Gold
article Open Innovation

Integra is betting the crowdsourcing initiative can be a cheap alternative to inject some much-needed innovation into an industry that’s struggling with high costs and low commodity prices, said...

Claire MackayJun 25, 2015 11:49 am GMT407 views
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Crowdsourcing Is Canadian Miner’s Answer to Slumping Gold
Superwheat Kernza Could Save Our Soil and Feed Us Well
article Open Innovation

In the meantime, however, DeHaan is doing his own version of crowdsourcing by asking a number of people to work with the grain and share feedback with his team. Some even have products coming to...

Harshida PatelJun 25, 2015 10:21 am GMT402 views
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Superwheat Kernza Could Save Our Soil and Feed Us Well
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