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When Your Personal Assistant Is Virtual
article Cloud Labor

Some employers are inevitably concerned that a virtual assistant will charge for hours when they are actually watching television. Silicon Valley’s oDesk, for example, provides some assurances....

Luis Enrique MoralesSep 10, 2012 05:35 am GMT2458 views
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When Your Personal Assistant Is Virtual
I 'Hired' A Virtual Personal Assistant To Do My Job For Me — Including Writing This Story
article Cloud Labor

"We’re making hiring obsolete," said Anand Kulkarni in a conversation with Business Insider. As CEO of MobileWorks, a fast-growing crowdsourcing company, he provides customized solutions...

Jason RobbinsOct 19, 2013 08:42 am GMT4563 views
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I 'Hired' A Virtual Personal Assistant To Do My Job For Me — Including Writing This Story
The iPhone 5 Will Have A Voice Control Feature Called "Assistant"
document Distributed Knowledge

9 to 5 Mac also says Assistant will be crowdsourced, meaning it will take user data to help improve the service over time. (With user permission, of course.)

Tonya Van Dijk Aug 16, 2011 10:10 am GMT1255 views
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The iPhone 5 Will Have A Voice Control Feature Called
Graduate Assistants Start Crowdsourcing Their Work Conditions. How Will Your College Stack Up?
document 

Joshua Boldt told the Chronicle of Higher Education the goal of his crowdsourcing project was “to praise universities that treat adjunct professors well and ‘out’ those that do not.” Tens of...

Jason RobbinsMar 22, 2012 02:57 am GMT1723 views
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Graduate Assistants Start Crowdsourcing Their Work Conditions. How Will Your College Stack Up?
Crowdsourcing Team Assists in Climber Search
document 

The crowdsourcing team, Tomnod, led by National Geographic Emerging Explorer Albert Lin, is assisting in the search for the mountaineers by asking the public to examine satellite images of the...

Samuel BennettJul 29, 2012 05:11 am GMT1075 views
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Crowdsourcing Team Assists in Climber Search
TechAssure Members Offer Customized Insurance and Risk Management Assistance to Next-Generation Collaborative Sharing and Crowdsourcing Firms
document 

The concept of ownership is often twisted for collaborative and crowdsourcing firms, making insurance and risk management challenging and central to their business planning, operations and...

Benjamin FosselNov 07, 2012 11:26 pm GMT975 views
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TechAssure Members Offer Customized Insurance and Risk Management Assistance to Next-Generation Collaborative Sharing and Crowdsourcing Firms
Crowdsourcing Life-Saving Assistance
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Disaster responders cannot be everywhere at the same time, but the crowd is always there. The same is true for health care professionals such as critical care paramedics who work with an ambulance...

Harshida PatelJul 24, 2013 12:30 pm GMT871 views
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Crowdsourcing Life-Saving Assistance
Virtual Assistant Assistant
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

VirtualAssistantAssistant.com is the leading directory of virtual assistant and outsourcing companies. Our aim is to help people find the right outsourcing solution for their situation, whether...

Nick LoperSep 18, 2014 06:09 pm GMT518 views
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Virtual Assistant Assistant
'Relocation Assistant' and 'Pear Campaigns' apps win InnovaChallenge MX
document Open Innovation

Winners in the apps for citizens category; - Relocation Assistant developed by Luca Chiarandini (Spain) came in first place for the citizen app with a solution that enables user to pick the...

Fritz SchaeferJan 25, 2015 05:22 am GMT1960 views
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'Relocation Assistant' and 'Pear Campaigns' apps win InnovaChallenge MX
247VirtualAssistant
site Cloud Labor / Freelance Platforms

247VirtualAssistant.com is a premier agency that matches clients with capable, qualified and experienced Virtual Assistants. We aim to help people find the right person to work with and reach...

Shajan ThomasFeb 06, 2015 09:30 pm GMT2315 views
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247VirtualAssistant
DigitalGlobe launches map crowdsourcing to assist Nepal quake relief
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

The Longmont-based company on Sunday deployed its FirstLook system, directing its WorldView-1, WorldView-3, and GeoEye-1 to take sweeping high-resolution images of affected areas and making them...

Claire MackayApr 28, 2015 12:39 am GMT812 views
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DigitalGlobe launches map crowdsourcing to assist Nepal quake relief
Logging the Search Self-Efficacy of Amazon Mechanical Turkers
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This paper is focused on the following topics: Search self-efficacy, Searcher frustration, Search Assistance, AMT – why use it?, Initial experiments and its challenges.

Fritz SchaeferMar 27, 2011 03:22 pm GMT1371 views
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Logging the Search Self-Efficacy of Amazon Mechanical Turkers
The Next Smartphone Revolution: Say Hello To Your New Personal Assistants [Updated]
document 

Apple is making good on decades of thought and promise, from its Knowledge Navigator concept and even the too-early-to-market Newton device.

Benjamin FosselSep 28, 2011 01:09 am GMT2203 views
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The Next Smartphone Revolution: Say Hello To Your New Personal Assistants [Updated]
Google re-launches its People Finder tool to assist those dealing with the Philippines floods
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For those trying to get in contact with loved ones who are affected by the Philippines floods, the tool is available to either search for someone or check-in to let everyone know that you’re ok!...

Adam FrazerAug 07, 2012 06:43 pm GMT1462 views
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Google re-launches its People Finder tool to assist those dealing with the Philippines floods
The Crucible’s Bike Program in a Race to Win $25,000 through State Farm Neighborhood Assist's Facebook Challenge
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State Farm Neighborhood Assist is a crowdsourced, national philanthropic initiative that lets communities determine where grant funding is awarded, exclusively through Facebook. The “Bikes for...

Pablo BracciniApr 05, 2013 12:56 pm GMT956 views
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The Crucible’s Bike Program in a Race to Win $25,000 through State Farm Neighborhood Assist's Facebook Challenge
BidSpot Cares™ Inks Deal with Coach Bill Self’s Assists Foundation
document 

“I have had the great fortune to interact with many young people throughout my career, and I know first-hand that community involvement, education, and access to recreational facilities really...

Adam FrazerAug 13, 2013 05:15 am GMT1023 views
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BidSpot Cares™ Inks Deal with Coach Bill Self’s Assists Foundation
Crowd Funding – Delivering Relief, Joy and Assistance at Christmas
blog Crowdfunding

Christmas is a time of great joy, celebration, and peaceful relaxation with family and friends. But also, for many, it is a time when those who have little feel most alone, and most in need. With a...

Bryan VadasOct 09, 2013 03:46 am GMT976 views
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Crowd Funding – Delivering Relief, Joy and Assistance at Christmas
IdeaCrossing
site 

IdeaCrossing is an Internet resource available to all individuals and organizations with an interest in supporting and promoting entrepreneurial activity. It is intended to help Entrepreneurs find...

Carl EspostiOct 03, 2010 08:21 pm GMT2143 views
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IdeaCrossing
Choose your Own Numbers: Crowdsourcing the Cost-to-Produce a new Drug?
document 

Crowdsourcing is a poweful tool that can assist even scientist in ther endeavour to create a new drug. With the input from particpants it is possible to get a different perspective of how much a...

Ruth BaxterMar 10, 2011 04:34 pm GMT2201 views
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Choose your Own Numbers: Crowdsourcing the Cost-to-Produce a new Drug?
Africa Unsigned: Bringing African Music to the World through Crowdfunding

Africa Unsigned , founded by Pim Betist, is a crowdfunding platform that aids local artists by taking on the challenge of music production and promotion. This is achieved once the targeted budget is reached through the small amounts of monies that are given by fans and supporters via the website’s platform.  Betist previously founded Sellaband, a popular creative crowdfunding site that was the first to adopt a crowdfunding model to assist budding musicians.


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Cristina CaineMar 14, 2011 07:09 pm GMT5646 views
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