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A Global Celebration in 10 Cities in Honor of KIVA's 6th Birthday
document Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

KIVA is the world's first online microlending platform that enables anyone with access to the internet to loan as little as $25 to entrepreneurs in over 60 countries. Microfinance is a Nobel...

Fritz SchaeferOct 15, 2011 02:01 pm GMT2012 views
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A Global Celebration in 10 Cities in Honor of KIVA's 6th Birthday
 

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Bicycle Built for Two Thousand
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

An imaginative application of crowdsourcing where 2,000 people participated in the creation of a song by each recording short sound-bite being unaware of the overall objective of the project.

Carl EspostiAug 22, 2010 10:01 pm GMT0 views
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Bicycle Built for Two Thousand
Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

An easy read that will let you know what crowdsourcing is, and explains it with good examples.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
crowdSPRING - The Story Behind The Start-up
document Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation, Tools

A good read on how crowdSPRING, a crowdsourcing company was started.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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crowdSPRING - The Story Behind The Start-up
Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article presents that executives in the design industry say crowdsourcing is one of the best ways to stay on top of consumer trends stating "it's more powerful when the consumer is...

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
Is Crowdfunding the Future of Journalism?
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

A good read which discusses in detail crowdfunding and journalism.

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Is Crowdfunding the Future of Journalism?
A Clearinghouse for Netflix Prize-Like Contests
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good example of creative ways to develop innovative solutions by engaging communities who participate for financial, social and professional rewards.

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A Clearinghouse for Netflix Prize-Like Contests
Model for Collaborative Decision Making
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article is for the entrepreneurs who would like to find out some ways they can utilize the knowledge of the crowd in their business.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Model for Collaborative Decision Making
50 Essential Strategies For Creating A Successful Web 2.0 Product
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

An essential read that shares best practices for Web 2.0 development. Very useful information and well written. Top tips on software design, development and release.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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50 Essential Strategies For Creating A Successful Web 2.0 Product
Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good read providing some of the metrics/measurement criteria that should be adopted to determine the impact of open innovation within an organization.

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Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
Crowdfunding Could Support Civil Rights Reporting
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

The article provides a link to an essay written on civil rights and social justice issues by Leonard Witt.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdfunding Could Support Civil Rights Reporting
Crowdsourcing 101
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A start for those looking to learn about the fundamentals of crowdsourcing.

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Crowdsourcing 101
Once Upon a Time There Were Producers and Consumers
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A well written and thoughtfully presented article on how social media is changing the ways that companies interact with their customers to gain new insights and ideas through open innovation.

Carl EspostiSep 04, 2010 01:11 am GMT0 views
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Change Crowdfunding Law
blog Crowdfunding

The Crowdfunding Campaign to Change Crowdfunding Law raised the funds for supporting the Sustainable Economies Law Center to draft its mighty petition to the SEC, "Request for rulemaking to...

Carl EspostiSep 16, 2010 03:57 am GMT0 views
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Change Crowdfunding Law
Chris Anderson: How YouTube is driving innovation
video Open Innovation

TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured...

Carl EspostiSep 27, 2010 04:42 am GMT0 views
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Chris Anderson: How YouTube is driving innovation
Netribution's submission to House of Lords Select Committee on Film & TV industry
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good read on UK Film and TV industry- discussing its drawback, infrastructure and finance models.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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Netribution's submission to House of Lords Select Committee on Film & TV industry
Scred: Open accounting and meaningful banking for communities
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Very interesting take on banking services by Scred, for communities (global/virtual), which do away with issues of traditional banking such as bureaucracy, high capital requirement, regulations etc.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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Scred: Open accounting and meaningful banking for communities
InnoCentive
site Open Innovation / R & D

InnoCentive is the open innovation and crowdsourcing pioneer that enables organizations to solve their key problems by connecting them to diverse sources of innovation including employees,...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 05:04 pm GMT0 views
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InnoCentive
IdeaCrossing
site Open Innovation / Idea Generation

IdeaCrossing is an Internet resource available to all individuals and organizations with an interest in supporting and promoting entrepreneurial activity. It is intended to help Entrepreneurs find...

Carl EspostiOct 03, 2010 08:21 pm GMT0 views
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IdeaCrossing
PIFWORLD
site Crowdfunding / Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship

Pifworld is a charity platform where members can make donations to their favorite projects. Pifworld provides the opportunity to participate in many types of projects including projects that enable...

Carl EspostiOct 05, 2010 07:16 pm GMT0 views
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PIFWORLD
KICKSTARTER
site Crowdfunding / Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship

Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects. It is a great platform for artists, filmmakers, musicians, designers, writers, illustrators, explorers, curators, promoters, performers, and...

Carl EspostiOct 05, 2010 08:36 pm GMT0 views
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KICKSTARTER