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Apple, Foursquare Ditch Google Maps for OpenStreetMap
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Apple isn't the only tech company moving to OpenStreetMap. In an announcement on Feb. 29, check-in website Foursquare said that they are embracing MapBox as its new mapping partner:

Jayne AnnMar 11, 2012 10:05 am GMT2948 views
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Apple, Foursquare Ditch Google Maps for OpenStreetMap
 

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Opening Up to Collaboration
document Distributed Knowledge

Opening up to collaboration can build an engine for growth, innovate and create ideas.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Opening Up to Collaboration
What’s the distinction between crowdsourcing, volunteered geographic information and authoritative data?
article Distributed Knowledge

This article differentiates between crowdsourcing, volunteered geographic information and authoritative data presenting examples of each.

Akanksha MallOct 09, 2010 04:46 am GMT0 views
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What’s the distinction between crowdsourcing, volunteered geographic information and authoritative data?
Crowd-sourcing is fine, until you bump into control freaks
blog Distributed Knowledge

Marketing models that worked fabulously well in a world of scarcity would be ‘severely challenged to work in a world of abundance.’

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 04:06 pm GMT0 views
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Crowd-sourcing is fine, until you bump into control freaks
Mobile Shopping Goes Social: ShopSavvy gets ready for Christmas
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Popular shopping and barcode comparison app ShopSavvy has just announced that the latest version of it’s application is now available on iTunes – and claims that the new social shopping features...

Cristina CaineNov 19, 2010 04:32 am GMT0 views
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Mobile Shopping Goes Social: ShopSavvy gets ready for Christmas
Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Much more insight on their thoughts, process and back ground.

Matthew KellyNov 26, 2010 05:48 am GMT0 views
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Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
2010 Trend Report
document Distributed Knowledge

Key digital innovators were analyzed, such as Google and Amazon, alongside the rise of China, the global marketplace and the class divide between Wall Street and Main Street - just to provide a...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 02, 2010 08:08 pm GMT0 views
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2010 Trend Report
RootMetrics crowdsources wireless carrier performance
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

They will work with iPhone owners to crowdsource data which will define the performance of wireless networks, and an Android application is not far behind. Apple also approved RootMetrics to take...

zain-ul-abideenDec 04, 2010 05:52 pm GMT0 views
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RootMetrics crowdsources wireless carrier performance
Crowdsourcing Pays - Make Money from your iPhone
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Enter Field Agent – a free iPhone application that has been likened to “an information eBay”, a self-service platform connecting the people that want data to the people who can provide it. In...

Archenette EvangelioDec 09, 2010 06:32 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Pays - Make Money from your iPhone
Google Demo Slam: Pep Talk
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Demo Slam is Google's weekly online face-off between users (including Googlers) who test and twist Google's features in unique ways. Users create videos with their friends that star a...

Archenette EvangelioDec 10, 2010 07:02 pm GMT0 views
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Google Demo Slam: Pep Talk
Google Takes Crowdsourcing From Geek to Street
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Demo Slam is Google's weekly online face-off between users (including Googlers) who test and twist Google's features in unique ways. Users create videos with their friends that star a...

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Google Takes Crowdsourcing From Geek to Street
Google Product Ideas
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Google users can now let their voices be heard by sharing their feedbacks or views on the different Google products.

Benjamin FosselDec 11, 2010 05:50 pm GMT0 views
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Google Product Ideas
Google Hires Crowdsourcing Guru to Manage Africa Policy
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Google has indeed found the right person for the job in Ory Okolloh. Ory Okolloh is a very remarkable woman with a deep passion for Africa. Her courage and love for Africa will be key to helping...

Benjamin FosselJan 04, 2011 04:24 pm GMT0 views
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Google Hires Crowdsourcing Guru to Manage Africa Policy
Is Social Media Crowdsourcing Making Us Lazy?
document Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing and social media can be beneficial. But Danny contends that people don't have to use it that often just because it's always there. So, he suggests that it's also good...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 23, 2011 07:47 pm GMT0 views
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Is Social Media Crowdsourcing Making Us Lazy?
Chemistry on the Web: How Can we Crowdsource Chemistry to Solve Important Problems?
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Open methods can allow science to happen faster than traditional means. However, there are no tools yet to make this happen. Thus, the talk is also an appeal for decent tools that scientists need...

Archenette EvangelioFeb 01, 2011 07:29 am GMT0 views
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Chemistry on the Web: How Can we Crowdsource Chemistry to Solve Important Problems?
Twelve Sites That Will Put You to Work Now: Trada
document Tools

In Trada's pay-per-click model, advertisers set a fixed price they’re willing to pay for all clicks in a campaign. If the advertiser is willing to pay 80¢ for a click, and an expert can...

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 05, 2011 01:01 am GMT0 views
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Twelve Sites That Will Put You to Work Now: Trada
A 21st-Century Field Guide
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Aiming to create an online, crowd-sourced field guide, the app can help users identify species based on the phone's GPS coordinates. The website also offers a beautiful user-generated...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 12, 2011 05:59 pm GMT0 views
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A 21st-Century Field Guide
New Chrome extension: block sites from Google’s web search results
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Algorithms that were used in the past allowed some websites to get placed ahead of others. In some cases these websites did not offer much help to users. The changes in Google's policy may...

Martha LukeFeb 16, 2011 01:53 am GMT0 views
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New Chrome extension: block sites from Google’s web search results
Egypt: Crowdsourcing Speak2Tweet Transcription
document Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing and collaboration are now part of the standard toolkit, and it’s amazing to see how quickly this has become part of our “new media literacy,” such that within hours, it can be...

Benjamin FosselFeb 20, 2011 10:57 am GMT0 views
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Egypt: Crowdsourcing Speak2Tweet Transcription
User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

To avoid spreading the false value of the user-as-leader, here's what companies should do: Be a Visionary Create an icon It's harmful to listen to users because: Users insights...

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 20, 2011 10:00 pm GMT0 views
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User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The subject around crowdsourcing has been causing uproar in some social circles: on one end we have those that believe it is a brilliant idea and on the other hand we have those that think it is...

Ruth BaxterFeb 20, 2011 11:12 pm GMT0 views
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User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea