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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 GMT891 views
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Outsourcing the Old Folks
 

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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Creativesourced: Nelson Beer
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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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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...

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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Replacing crowdsourcing with smartsourcing
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
CreatAd
site Crowd Creativity / Advertising

CreatAd is a new online way for consumers to interact with and influence cool and famous brands. On CreateAd there are competitions to create advertisements for well known brands. The company...

Carl EspostiOct 04, 2010 05:29 am GMT0 views
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CreatAd
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
Mypitch
site Crowd Creativity / Advertising

Mypitch is a meeting place for creative talents who are given the chance to work on a variety of client briefs.

Carl EspostiOct 15, 2010 10:41 pm GMT0 views
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Mypitch