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Outsourcing the Old Folks
document Crowd Creativity

The disruptive experience confronting a new setting opens the characters — a who's who of contemporary British cinema, including Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy, and...

Fiona MaresMay 12, 2012 01:33 pm GMT1036 views
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Outsourcing the Old Folks
 

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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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crowdSPRING - The Story Behind The Start-up
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
In Conversation with Shannon Low, co-founder of Mobrick
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A good read where Shannon Low shares the story behind Mobrick, and answers questions related to the two sites, Shoplette and Zinerepublic.

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In Conversation with Shannon Low, co-founder of Mobrick
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
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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Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
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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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
Crowd-Sourced Initiatives to Create a More Livable New York City
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A good read on how crowdsourcing, opensourcing could help improve the community.

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Crowd-Sourced Initiatives to Create a More Livable New York City
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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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
Lost Zombies
site Crowd Creativity / Film

Lost Zombies is a social network whose goal is to create the world’s first community-generated zombie documentary. Members of Lost Zombies contribute their photos, videos, words, ideas, and support...

Carl EspostiOct 06, 2010 06:16 pm GMT0 views
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Lost Zombies
Crowdsourcing Employee-Benefits Options
article Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Employer-provided benefits have exclusively been designed and delivered by employers and their consultants. Using employees to design the benefits they want and need will create enhanced employee...

Carol A HarnettNov 02, 2010 02:22 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Employee-Benefits Options
Misunderstanding Crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Paul's end note is interesting but begs a challenge. Paul states that "Probably the biggest barrier to smaller businesses adopting outsourcing or crowdsourcing is that both processes...

Tim SatterthwaiteNov 24, 2010 04:12 am GMT0 views
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Misunderstanding Crowdsourcing
Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

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

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Is Crowdsourcing a Threat to Ad Agencies?
What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
blog Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Highlights the importance of Managed-Focused crowds http://www.crowdsourcing.org/video/what-is-crowdsourcing/1440

Matthew KellyNov 26, 2010 03:24 pm GMT0 views
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What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
Incorporating Crowdsourcing in Today's College Classrooms
Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Although Crowdsourcing has been around for some time now, the growth of the World Wide Web has quickly boosted it's use to epic proportions. Whether it's being used to help M&Ms decide the next color they will create their candies in, or as a phone app to make users aware of traffic conditions and license checks, crowdsourcing has become a major part of our everyday lives. This tool for bringing the public together on ideas and opinions has even made it's way into college classrooms, expanding into more and more fields everyday.

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Crowdsourcing Jobs to a Worldwide Mobile Workforce
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Eagle founded a small startup, Txteagle, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to put the idea to the test. It has struck deals with mobile-phone carriers around the world to pay workers in credits for...

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Crowdsourcing Jobs to a Worldwide Mobile Workforce