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Global Fleet Management and Trailer Tracking System Subscriptions to Surpass 30 Million by 2016, Says ABI Research
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Real-time traffic is finding its way into FMS solutions with MiX Telematics partnering with crowdsourced traffic application provider Waze in South Africa and TomTom Business Solutions launching...

Fiona MaresApr 25, 2012 10:27 pm GMT714 views
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Global Fleet Management and Trailer Tracking System Subscriptions to Surpass 30 Million by 2016, Says ABI Research
 

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50 Essential Strategies For Creating A Successful Web 2.0 Product
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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
A call for open and participatory design
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It is a good read challenging the reader to remove traditional boundaries and constraints to open up the technology innovation process to creative amateurs.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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7 Captivating Works of Crowdsourced Art
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The art world has also leveraged the power of crowdsourcing to create some stunning works. These seven projects involve many people coming together to contribute to a bigger picture.

Benjamin FosselDec 02, 2010 12:46 am GMT0 views
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7 Captivating Works of Crowdsourced Art
Toyota Wants You to Use Its Technology for Good
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The latest corporate crowdsourcing experiment comes to us from Toyota, which launched its "Ideas for Good" initiative--an opportunity for consumers to repurpose Toyota automotive...

Archenette EvangelioDec 02, 2010 10:27 am GMT0 views
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Toyota Wants You to Use Its Technology for Good
Citizens Market Uses Crowdsourcing To Help Shoppers Find Responsible Companies
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The mission of Citizens Market is to empower consumers with tools to shop their values. They use the market power of consumers to build the business case for corporate social responsibility.

Archenette EvangelioDec 07, 2010 05:56 pm GMT0 views
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Citizens Market Uses Crowdsourcing To Help Shoppers Find Responsible Companies
You Have Reached Your Destination: The Waze Story
document Distributed Knowledge

With 2.2 million users, in over 100 million countries, Waze have utilised Crowdsourcing to build a really strong client base.

Archenette EvangelioDec 10, 2010 06:19 am GMT0 views
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You Have Reached Your Destination: The Waze Story
Ion Torrent’s $3-Million Community Incentive Plan
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Ion Torrent, the semiconductor next-generation sequencing company founded by Jonathan Rothberg that was recently bought by Life Technologies, is offering three community prizes worth a cool $1...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 14, 2010 07:22 pm GMT0 views
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Ion Torrent’s $3-Million Community Incentive Plan
Cisco I-Prize Targets Russia
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Back in 2007, Brightidea helped Cisco run their first ever open-innovation competition, the Cisco I-Prize, an external call for innovative ideas on technologies and markets to help the company...

Janelle NobleDec 14, 2010 09:22 pm GMT0 views
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Cisco I-Prize Targets Russia
Marthin De Beer of Cisco Discusses the Russian I-Prize Contest
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Marthin De Beer is SVP Emerging Technologies Group for Cisco.

Janelle NobleDec 14, 2010 09:40 pm GMT0 views
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Marthin De Beer of Cisco Discusses the Russian I-Prize Contest
Really cool crowdsourcing apps to get you to work on time!
Distributed Knowledge

Finding the best route to the office, home or the airport was once the responsibility of fixed GPS devices, but fortunately for Smartphone owners, that’s no longer the case. The fact of the matter is GPS manufacturers have utilized the power of the crowd to refine their traffic data for years now, but some companies and start-ups are simply outmatching these partially crowdsourced-methods and therefore they are on their way to replacing the traditional manufacturers that are heavily invested in 
last-generation devices.

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Cristina CaineDec 17, 2010 02:27 am GMT0 views
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Life technologies launch ion PGM sequencer
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

Life Technologies also announced a first-of-its-kind crowd sourcing initiative in the life sciences tools and technology industry, called the Life Grand Challenges Contest. The goal of the $7...

Archenette EvangelioDec 17, 2010 07:50 pm GMT0 views
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Life technologies launch ion PGM sequencer
Work, the Next Killer App
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People should be allowed to work wherever they want to. This is a great help for businesses as they save on costs and energy. People also are becoming entrepreneurial and they want to work on...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 22, 2010 06:28 pm GMT0 views
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Work, the Next Killer App
Confirmed: Nokia’s Navteq Has Bought Crowdsourced Traffic App Trapster
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The acquisition clearly points out Navteq and Nokia's interest over newly-formed apps. Second, it also shows that Navteq and Nokia are thinking of ways to improve just like Google,...

Luis Enrique MoralesDec 23, 2010 08:26 am GMT0 views
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Confirmed: Nokia’s Navteq Has Bought Crowdsourced Traffic App Trapster
Help Protect the Environment with Sony
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The video is simple, clear and brief. But within its simplicity, it captures the crowd. It inspires the crowd to create clever and creative ideas that would ultimately be beneficial for planet...

Tonya Van Dijk Dec 23, 2010 05:37 pm GMT0 views
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Help Protect the Environment with Sony
Web 2.0 Summit 2010: Schuyler Erle, "Ignite: How Crowdsourcing Changed Disaster..."
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing has revolutionized disaster relief. In the comfort of their own homes, the crowd's able to help thousands of lives. It's really amazing . Erle's presentation is good...

Tonya Van Dijk Dec 25, 2010 10:33 pm GMT0 views
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Web 2.0 Summit 2010: Schuyler Erle,
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Crowdsourcing: Future model for big corporations or outcome of socialization?
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Crowdsourcing and social media are indeed interconnected because these two concepts involve the public or the crowd themselves. Nowadays, these two have been a great help for businesses in...

Archenette EvangelioJan 06, 2011 10:16 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing: Future model for big corporations or outcome of socialization?
Is working in the Cloud secure? Future prediction study and report
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In the article, Lorie Vela shows her great appreciation for collaboration or cloud computing or crowdsourcing (as it is commonly called). She believes in its power and the benefits it offers. But...

Archenette EvangelioJan 06, 2011 02:54 pm GMT0 views
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Is working in the Cloud secure? Future prediction study and report
The Future of Cloud Computing
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Even today, privacy and security are two issues that never die out in people's use of the Internet. Take the privacy issues on Facebook as a concrete example. Times may change. The manner...

Archenette EvangelioJan 06, 2011 03:38 pm GMT0 views
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The Future of Cloud Computing
Open Planet Ideas crowdsources really smart green tech plans
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These shorlisted ideas and the others which aren't mentioned in this article are still open for voting and commenting on the project's official website. The winning idea will be developed...

Benjamin FosselJan 07, 2011 06:37 pm GMT0 views
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Open Planet Ideas crowdsources really smart green tech plans