Cowdsourcing.org The Industry Website

Register Login
or sign in with

Web's Largest listing of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding events

Events

Advertise

 

Web's Largest Directory of Sites

2,799 crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites


Original content

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 GMT14188 views
10
 

Related content

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
01
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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
ideaken
"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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
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
00
Co-creation, A New Business Strategy
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
00
7 Captivating Works of Crowdsourced Art
American Express Re-upping Its “Crowdsourced” Philanthropy
document Distributed Knowledge

The American Express foundation has been tapping the public for input on which historic sites to support in selected cities. The project, called Partners in Preservation, is a partnership between...

Archenette EvangelioDec 02, 2010 08:57 pm GMT0 views
00
American Express Re-upping Its “Crowdsourced” Philanthropy
Tim Burton is Crowdsourcing a New Story via Twitter
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This week, Burton started the storytelling experiment using a crowdsourcing technique he calls Cadavre Exquis (or "Exquisite Corpse"), where each contributor “adds to the story in...

zain-ul-abideenDec 03, 2010 07:16 pm GMT0 views
00
Tim Burton is Crowdsourcing a New Story via Twitter
A New Framework for Co-creating Business and Social Value
document Distributed Knowledge

This research draws on extensive interviews with some of the world’s leading thinkers on the social, economic and legal aspects of user-led innovation and explores how it is affecting...

John MatthewDec 07, 2010 10:39 pm GMT0 views
00
A New Framework for Co-creating Business and Social Value
Emergency Response and Crowd Sourcing
document Distributed Knowledge

NetHope's mission has a clear focus: to be a catalyst for collaboration among international humanitarian organizations. By working together to solve problems and share knowledge, we help...

Benjamin FosselDec 09, 2010 01:50 am GMT0 views
00
Emergency Response and Crowd Sourcing
Helping Organizations Harness the Power of: Social Media, Social Networking, Social Relevancy
document Distributed Knowledge

This is one of the first books to be crowdsourced from start to finish (cover design, content creation, and publicity) and serves as a new example of how social tech and the world of publishing can...

Archenette EvangelioDec 09, 2010 07:22 am GMT0 views
00
Helping Organizations Harness the Power of: Social Media, Social Networking, Social Relevancy
2 Open Source Tools To Crowdsource & Visualize Information – Ushahidi And SwiftRiver
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Ushahidi, a non-profit tech company, is sharing 2 open source platforms for information collection and visualization: Ushahidi and SwiftRiver.

Benjamin FosselDec 11, 2010 06:10 pm GMT0 views
00
2 Open Source Tools To Crowdsource & Visualize Information – Ushahidi And SwiftRiver