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Crowdsourcing investigative journalism: a case study (part 2)
document Distributed Knowledge

Help Me Investigate's site construction began in April 2009. The resulting site experience was presented with two choices: to join an existing investigation, or start their own. If they...

Harshida PatelNov 10, 2011 08:55 am GMT593 views
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Crowdsourcing investigative journalism: a case study (part 2)
Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (part 3)
document Distributed Knowledge

There was a lack of involvement by users across investigations. Users tended to stick to their own investigation and the idea of ‘helping another so they help you’ did not take root. Further...

Claire MackayNov 10, 2011 12:26 pm GMT744 views
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Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (part 3)
A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 7: Conclusions
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The separation of technology from community was a key learning outcome of the project, the Help Me Investigate project . While the site had solved some of the technical challenges of...

Benjamin FosselNov 17, 2011 09:41 pm GMT1445 views
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A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 7: Conclusions
Jonah Lehrer is the latest target of Google Game, crowdsourced investigation
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Jonah Lehrer is the latest unwitting target of the Google Game. It began after Jim Romenesko first reported that the writer self-plagiarized in a New Yorker blog post. From there, journalists and...

Sebastian BlancaJun 20, 2012 10:11 pm GMT780 views
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Jonah Lehrer is the latest target of Google Game, crowdsourced investigation
Blogger launches open source site for crowdsourcing investigative journalists
article Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

The beta is for anyone who donates to the Kickstarter we are doing. And part of what we are doing with the beta is trying to integrate this technology. For example, an organization called Meedan...

Jayne AnnJul 17, 2014 01:41 pm GMT659 views
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Blogger launches open source site for crowdsourcing investigative journalists
Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (Part 1)
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The first plans for Help Me Investigate were made in 2008 and were further developed over the next 18 months. They built on research into crowdsourced investigative journalism, as well as other...

Jayne AnnNov 09, 2011 11:52 am GMT885 views
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Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (Part 1)
A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism (part 4): The London Weekly
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Andrew Brightwell conducted a number of semi-structured interviews with contributors to the investigation. The sample was randomly selected but representative of the mix of contributors, who were...

Tonya Van Dijk Nov 12, 2011 06:15 am GMT926 views
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A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism (part 4): The London Weekly
Crowdsourced Investigators WeGoLook Come to The UK
document Cloud Labor

WeGoLook's move to the UK is perfectly timed with the upcoming Olympic games.The 2012 Olympic games is sure to attract thousands of visitors to London, making it a target rich environments...

Tonya Van Dijk May 18, 2012 10:36 pm GMT2539 views
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Crowdsourced Investigators WeGoLook Come to The UK
What are the characteristics of a crowdsourced investigation? A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 5
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Examples of explicitly crowdsourced journalism can be broadly classified into two types. The first – closest to the ‘Global plant floors’ described above – can be described as the ‘Mechanical Turk’...

Samuel BennettNov 15, 2011 02:43 pm GMT827 views
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What are the characteristics of a crowdsourced investigation? A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 5
From Alpha Users to a Man in Angola: Adventures in Crowdsourcing and Journalism
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Paul Bradshaw is a professor of journalism at City University and founder of helpmeinvestigate.com. He suggested five qualities for a successful crowdsourced investigation on his...

Benjamin FosselMar 04, 2011 07:00 pm GMT1509 views
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From Alpha Users to a Man in Angola: Adventures in Crowdsourcing and Journalism
A Perpetual Motion Machine for Investigative Reporting: CPI and PRI Partner on State Corruption Project
document Distributed Knowledge

This is no small task: They plan to hire a reporter in each state to do ground-level reporting and compile information for the index as well write stories. Where they hope to transform the...

Luis Enrique MoralesMar 10, 2011 12:39 am GMT2752 views
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A Perpetual Motion Machine for Investigative Reporting: CPI and PRI Partner on State Corruption Project
Crowdsourcing the New City
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The location of the New Museum's Festival and the choice of placement for the future Guggenheim Lab seemed not just coincidental but rather perplexing. It gets even more confusing, especially...

Pablo BracciniMay 10, 2011 02:23 pm GMT2300 views
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Crowdsourcing the New City
Crowdsourcing and Scorecarding: Experiments to improve aid effectiveness in Uganda
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This project/investigation is very useful especially with the scorecarding which refers to the quantitative assessment of NGO performance along seven metrics: policy structure, organization...

Pablo BracciniMay 28, 2011 05:14 am GMT2160 views
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Crowdsourcing and Scorecarding: Experiments to improve aid effectiveness in Uganda
It's Time to Crowdsource the News Corp. Investigation
document Distributed Knowledge

This kind of distributed reporting has taken the world of British journalism by storm lately, and The Guardian has lead the charge. A primary example is The Guardian's "Investigate your...

Fritz SchaeferJul 18, 2011 01:01 am GMT1724 views
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It's Time to Crowdsource the News Corp. Investigation
Crowdsourcing Democracy in Egypt
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The role of technology in Arab Spring has gained a lot of attention, but the impact of new tools such as social media can be overhyped. The real value of crowdsourcing and other new methods has...

Tonya Van Dijk Jul 23, 2011 09:21 pm GMT2273 views
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Crowdsourcing Democracy in Egypt
Capitalist Collective Disrupts Status Quo With Crowdsourcing Network For Equity Analysts
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Bridging the offline and online worlds, Capitalist Collective adds in-person networking at receptions in New York and San Francisco, and introduces the first-of-its-kind crowdsourced...

Luis Enrique MoralesAug 11, 2011 06:34 am GMT2061 views
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Capitalist Collective Disrupts Status Quo With Crowdsourcing Network For Equity Analysts
Crowd Sourcing Cyber Investigations: Untapped Potential or Risky Business?
document Distributed Knowledge

There are certain closed circles today in which law enforcement agencies and the security industry discuss cybercriminal activities. However, these discussions are not the same as the...

Benjamin FosselAug 15, 2011 09:57 am GMT1611 views
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Crowd Sourcing Cyber Investigations: Untapped Potential or Risky Business?
Solve Algorithm Problem Through Crowdsourcing Challenge
document Open Innovation

This program is funded in part by an NIH/NCRR grant supporting Harvard Catalyst’s ongoing investigation of the applicability and results of open innovation methodologies in academic biomedical...

Samuel BennettOct 20, 2011 04:03 pm GMT1690 views
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Solve Algorithm Problem Through Crowdsourcing Challenge
RICS Crowdsourcing and Land Admin Research, Live
document Distributed Knowledge

A collaborative research project from RICS and Know Edge explores one potential solution to the security of tenure gap: establishing a partnership between land professionals and citizens through...

Samuel BennettNov 21, 2011 06:51 am GMT1125 views
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RICS Crowdsourcing and Land Admin Research, Live
Renowned Photojournalist Looks to Crowdfunding for Continued Investigations of Big Tobacco
document Crowdfunding

After having lost his father to cancer which was brought on by smoking, Italian photojournalist Rocco Rorandelli (a smoker himself at the time) began to wonder just how much work went into...

Jason RobbinsNov 28, 2011 08:57 am GMT1221 views
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Renowned Photojournalist Looks to Crowdfunding for Continued Investigations of Big Tobacco
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