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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 GMT11812 views
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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
A call for open and participatory design
document Distributed Knowledge

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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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
Crowdsourcing
blog Distributed Knowledge

Daren C Brabham, Ph.D.is an assistant professor in the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he teaches and conducts research in...

Carl EspostiSep 04, 2010 01:56 pm GMT0 views
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I'm crowdsourcing the questions I should ask crowdsourcing expert John Winsor
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

In parallel to convincing the readers that crowdsourcing is here to stay, the author raises some thought-provoking questions in this article, about the challenges and impact of crowdsourcing and...

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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I'm crowdsourcing the questions I should ask crowdsourcing expert John Winsor
Open Innovation: Your On-Ramp to Creating a Better Product
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article raises an interesting question: Can crowdsourcing be a faster and more effective approach than the traditional product development processes that organizations generally follow.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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Open Innovation: Your On-Ramp to Creating a Better Product
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
Nokia Beta Labs
site Open Innovation / R & D

Nokia betalabs website enables Nokia to share future products that are in beta phase development with its loyal customers. Nokia provides advanced information and access to its new products in...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 06:47 pm GMT0 views
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Nokia Beta Labs
ideaken
site Open Innovation / R & D

ideaken enables common individuals to collaborate to innovate in return of reward and recognition, but mostly for intellectual satisfaction & the passion to make a difference. ideaken enables...

Akanksha MallOct 01, 2010 08:13 pm GMT0 views
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ideaken
ninesigma
site Open Innovation / R & D

NineSigma is one of the most experienced and advanced Open Innovation service providers in the world. Founded in 2000, NineSigma was offering open innovation solutions long before it was an...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 08:25 pm GMT0 views
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ninesigma
innovation exchange
site Open Innovation / R & D

Innovation Exchange is an open innovation marketplace for Global 5000 companies and not–for–profit organizations. Innovation exchange, a web-based community is comprised of smart people from the...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 09:34 pm GMT0 views
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innovation exchange
IdeaScale
site Open Innovation / Idea Generation

IdeaScale is an easy-to-use, yet powerful solution for the collection of feedback and ideas. Based on the principle of crowdsourcing, members of the IdeaScale community contribute ideas and then...

Carl EspostiOct 07, 2010 09:01 pm GMT0 views
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IdeaScale
"If you Want an Answer, ask Everyone:" The Rise of Crowd-Source Grantmaking
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Most solution can be found by approaching the crowd, many foundations are experimenting with crowd-sourcing to get quick and effective answers.

Akanksha MallOct 09, 2010 04:33 am GMT0 views
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4 Real Challenges to Crowdsourcing for Social Good
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

While crowdsourcing can provide it's pay-back, it can also be challenging and time consuming to execute a successful crowdsourcing project. Crowdsourcing can turn out to be unproductive if...

Akanksha MallOct 13, 2010 08:38 pm GMT0 views
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4 Real Challenges to Crowdsourcing for Social Good
7 Secrets to Really Successful Crowdsourcing
blog Distributed Knowledge, Tools

There are 7 secrets to really successful Crowdsourcing. Or at least the Blur Group thinks there are.

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 05:22 pm GMT0 views
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7 Secrets to Really Successful Crowdsourcing
Radiohead concert crowdsourced
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

It started with their August 2009 concert in Prague, in which they took cell phone and other digital video footage of more than 50 fans and created their concert DVD. With the combination of the...

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 09:47 pm GMT0 views
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Radiohead concert crowdsourced
Co-creation, A New Business Strategy
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Co-creation often involves customers / consumers working directly with a client organization to define and create anything from business strategy and communications to products and even experiences.

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 10:27 pm GMT0 views
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Co-creation, A New Business Strategy
4 People Who Let the Crowd Control Their Destiny
document Distributed Knowledge

Imagine a world in which a convocation of observers made your every decision — from what you eat to what job you hold to who you date. Well, there’s a cadre of people out there who are currently...

Cristina CaineNov 08, 2010 06:45 pm GMT0 views
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4 People Who Let the Crowd Control Their Destiny
Crowdsourcing and Open Source: Knowledge is a Gift
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The occasion was the annual presentation of the Rolex Awards for philanthropy, given this year to remarkable individuals under 30 who are dedicated to improving life on the planet. Yet when Eno...

Archenette EvangelioNov 27, 2010 07:46 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing and Open Source: Knowledge is a Gift
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