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RootMetrics crowdsources wireless carrier performance
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

They will work with iPhone owners to crowdsource data which will define the performance of wireless networks, and an Android application is not far behind. Apple also approved RootMetrics to take...

zain-ul-abideenDec 04, 2010 05:52 pm GMT6028 views
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RootMetrics crowdsources wireless carrier performance
 

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Crowd-sourcing is fine, until you bump into control freaks
blog Distributed Knowledge

Marketing models that worked fabulously well in a world of scarcity would be ‘severely challenged to work in a world of abundance.’

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 04:06 pm GMT0 views
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Crowd-sourcing is fine, until you bump into control freaks
Waze
site Distributed Knowledge / Social (or Peer) Production

Real-time maps and traffic information based on the wisdom of the crowd.

Carl EspostiNov 07, 2010 11:03 pm GMT0 views
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Waze
Nokia Siemens Touts 'Crowdsourcing' to Optimise Mobile Broadband Performance
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

The system is built around a client-server architecture using technology from Ciqual, a privately-held venture capital-backed company based in Scotland.

Cristina CaineNov 08, 2010 07:16 pm GMT0 views
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Nokia Siemens Touts 'Crowdsourcing' to Optimise Mobile Broadband Performance
U.S. Army Crowdsources Video Surveillance
document Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing for reconnaissance — certainly gives new meaning to UGC.

Carl EspostiNov 09, 2010 06:11 am GMT0 views
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U.S. Army Crowdsources Video Surveillance
Mobile Shopping Goes Social: ShopSavvy gets ready for Christmas
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Popular shopping and barcode comparison app ShopSavvy has just announced that the latest version of it’s application is now available on iTunes – and claims that the new social shopping features...

Cristina CaineNov 19, 2010 04:32 am GMT0 views
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Mobile Shopping Goes Social: ShopSavvy gets ready for Christmas
What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
blog Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Highlights the importance of Managed-Focused crowds

Matthew KellyNov 26, 2010 03:24 pm GMT0 views
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What is Crowd Sourcing? Video
Virgin Crowdsources Australian Radio
document Crowd Creativity

Virgin Mobile has recently launched an Australian web-based radio station specifically built for Virgin Mobile customers. Radio free is the first Australian radio station not owned by a radio...

Archenette EvangelioNov 28, 2010 05:29 pm GMT0 views
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Virgin Crowdsources Australian Radio
Crowdsourcing Breaking News from Social Media
document Distributed Knowledge

Our team is not just looking at traditional news sources, but updates from observers at the scene who are snapping photos with their phones and sending them out on Twitter. And we’re not only...

Benjamin FosselDec 02, 2010 10:53 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Breaking News from Social Media
Crowdsourcing Numbers
document Distributed Knowledge

When we want to perform experiments with a large number of subjects we resort to crowdsourcing. For his color naming experiment, Nathan Moroney uses the Web. An alternative approach is to write a...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 08, 2010 02:18 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Numbers
Victors & Spoils
site Crowd Creativity / Advertising

Victors & Spoils is a disruptive force in the branding and advertising world through their adoption of crowdsourcing to engage broader participation in brand development and advertising.

Carl EspostiDec 09, 2010 05:44 pm GMT0 views
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Victors & Spoils
Crowdsourcing Pays - Make Money from your iPhone
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Enter Field Agent – a free iPhone application that has been likened to “an information eBay”, a self-service platform connecting the people that want data to the people who can provide it. In...

Archenette EvangelioDec 09, 2010 06:32 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Pays - Make Money from your iPhone
Personal Branding: The five elements of being seen as a thought leader through crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

These crowdsourcing efforts are a great opportunity for so-called “personal branding” and “thought leadership” for the average marketer.

Archenette EvangelioDec 10, 2010 08:09 pm GMT0 views
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Personal Branding: The five elements of being seen as a thought leader through crowdsourcing
Crowdsourcing and the Task Unification Tool
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing has a crowd of critics. Crowdsourcing is the notion of distributed problem-solving where problems are broadcast to large groups of solvers in the form of an open call for solutions.

Benjamin FosselDec 12, 2010 11:13 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing and the Task Unification Tool
Kiss goodbye to traditional agencies: blur Group gazes into the Crowd for 2011
document Distributed Knowledge

Based on these predictions and of the current creative crowdsourcing scenario, it's clear that the creativity of the crowd will surely be given more priority.

Vince CooperDec 23, 2010 05:09 am GMT0 views
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Kiss goodbye to traditional agencies: blur Group gazes into the Crowd for 2011
Open Data: Why the Crowd Can Be Your Best Analytics Tool
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article shows that the crowd is indeed the best analytics tool as it becomes more and more social and collaborative. With the data that the crowd shares on the Internet every single minute, it...

Benjamin FosselJan 01, 2011 07:54 am GMT0 views
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Open Data: Why the Crowd Can Be Your Best Analytics Tool
Crowdsourcing by Fleaser
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

To get started with crowdsourcing, one must do the following: 1. Start small. 2. Apply the 90:9:1 rule. 3. Get the motivational mix right. 4. Deal with Sturgeon’s Law. 5. Harness Joy’s Law....

Archenette EvangelioJan 08, 2011 08:59 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing by Fleaser
Giffgaff
site Distributed Knowledge / Customer Engagement

Giffgaff is a fully independent company but is an overall part of the Telefonica O2 family. It is a mobile company inspired by the crowd or the community members themselves.

Benjamin FosselJan 09, 2011 05:26 pm GMT0 views
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Giffgaff
Why Marketers Should Invest in Crowdsourced Research
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Chris Pitre has done an excellent job in explaining why marketers should invest in crowdsourced research. He also presented Crowdtap, as a research tool that he's company is using and is...

Benjamin FosselJan 19, 2011 03:04 pm GMT0 views
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Why Marketers Should Invest in Crowdsourced Research
Crowdtap
site Distributed Knowledge / Customer Engagement

Launched in early 2010, Crowdtap is the first ever pay-per-action site geared towards social marketing, research as well as giving brands the opportunity to collaborate with consumers on-demand....

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 20, 2011 02:31 am GMT0 views
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Crowdtap
Using Flickr to Crowdsource Market Research
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Try using Flickr to gather primary market research. It’s fast, free and extremely informative.

Archenette EvangelioJan 25, 2011 07:54 am GMT0 views
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Using Flickr to Crowdsource Market Research