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Learning from the Pioneers of Offshore Outsourcing
document Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

One of the notable business events of the 20th century was the emergence of offshore outsourcing of professional services. This phenomenon is firmly associated today with India and often referred...

Executive Summary
The «Indian Miracle»
Global sourcing: innovation number one
Global sourcing: innovation number two
Global sourcing: innovation number three
Conclusion

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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.

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crowdSPRING - The Story Behind The Start-up
document Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation, Tools

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

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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A very interesting look at a socially beneficial application of crowdsourcing for ways to improve the design and management of cities. Many good examples are provided.

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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
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...

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Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
If Crowdsourcing is Evil, This is its Soundtrack
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An interesting article and an extensive comment stream challenging the merits of crowdsourcing.

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If Crowdsourcing is Evil, This is its Soundtrack
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.

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Model for Collaborative Decision Making
Bicycle Built For 2,000
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

One can crowdsource many things and this article is an example of crowdsourcing a song where more that two thousand people contributed.

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Bicycle Built For 2,000
Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This article is a good example of how company is using crowdsourcing to solve a problem.

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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This articles talks about the project Assignment Zero, an attempt to crowdsource journalism.

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Creativesourced: Nelson Beer
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A good read on how new products are being developed by involving the masses and getting their feedback to drive product development.

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Creativesourced: Nelson Beer
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
Crowdsourcing the Complexities of Electronic Design Automation
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An interesting read and an example of how the complexities of electronic design automation can be crowdsourced.

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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...

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Is Crowdsourcing Evil and Other Moot Questions
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article has addressed two very contrasting impacts of crowdsourcing on the design industry - threat and opportunities, with excellent examples.

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Is Crowdsourcing Evil and Other Moot Questions
Replacing crowdsourcing with smartsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

It's an interesting debate on crowdsourcing vs. smartsourcing. It argues that it depends on the objectives of the activity and the desired result as to whether crowdsourcing should be the way...

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Replacing crowdsourcing with smartsourcing
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
Redesign Me
site Crowd Creativity / Design

RedesignMe is one of the world's largest creative communities. It allows requesters to present assignments to thousands of innovative students, designers & marketeers who then collectively...

Carl EspostiOct 03, 2010 10:21 pm GMT0 views
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Redesign Me