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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 GMT8441 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 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
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
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
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
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
3+ Favorite Crowdsourcing Platforms of 2010
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The shift towards crowdsourced ideas and products highlights the power of the social web — and the ability of people everywhere to make an impact, exchange ideas and services, and collaborate on...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 07, 2011 10:05 pm GMT0 views
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3+ Favorite Crowdsourcing Platforms of 2010
David Alberts Embraces Crowdsource Role
document Crowd Creativity

David Alberts, who left the company Grey London in 2008 to launch the social collaboration company "What On Earth Is Going On?" will take up the role of chief creative officer at MoFilm...

Tim SatterthwaiteFeb 24, 2011 03:47 pm GMT0 views
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David Alberts Embraces Crowdsource Role
Real Time Advice Service Opinionaided Growing Fast, Gets $1M Funding
document Distributed Knowledge

Opinionaided, a free app for iPhone and iPod Touch, allows users to get advice and opinions on anything, in real-time. It's newly gathered funds will allow Opinionaided to further expand...

Archenette EvangelioMar 04, 2011 04:41 pm GMT0 views
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Real Time Advice Service Opinionaided Growing Fast, Gets $1M Funding
Imagine Being Two Thirds Of The Way To Your 2011 Revenue Goal
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdtap will launch at South by Southwest this year but had a "soft launch" on Tuesday at the New York Tech Meetup. It was very well-received - Twitter buzz was heralding it as "the...

Archenette EvangelioMar 04, 2011 05:13 pm GMT0 views
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Imagine Being Two Thirds Of The Way To Your 2011 Revenue Goal
Crowdsourced maps help mobile users compare network reliability
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

With the growing number of cell phone users, carriers are scambling to ensure that they can give the necessary signal that guarantees customer satisfaction. However, this is usually not the case...

Ruth BaxterMar 10, 2011 02:01 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourced maps help mobile users compare network reliability
Can Charity Marketing Really Sell Cars?
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The launch of the 2012 Ford Focus is one such campaign. The “Start More Than a Car” campaign involves consumers from across the world, each with their own cause, a $400,000+ charity fund, and a...

Rebecca GutierrezMar 17, 2011 12:19 am GMT0 views
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Can Charity Marketing Really Sell Cars?
The World's Top 10 Gov 2.0 Initiatives
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The writer, Darren Sharp presents his pick of the world’s best Gov 2.0 initiatives: 10) SeeClickFix 9) Manor Labs 8) The Australian Government 7) Public Sector Innovation 6) Place-based...

Pablo BracciniMar 20, 2011 01:44 am GMT0 views
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The World's Top 10 Gov 2.0 Initiatives