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A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 7: Conclusions
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

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 GMT1385 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
document Distributed Knowledge

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 GMT715 views
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Jonah Lehrer is the latest target of Google Game, crowdsourced investigation
Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (Part 1)
document Distributed Knowledge

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 GMT826 views
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Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (Part 1)
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 GMT538 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 GMT698 views
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Crowdsourcing Investigative Journalism: A Case Study (part 3)
A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism (part 4): The London Weekly
document Distributed Knowledge

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 GMT878 views
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A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism (part 4): The London Weekly
What are the characteristics of a crowdsourced investigation? A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 5
document Distributed Knowledge

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 GMT767 views
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What are the characteristics of a crowdsourced investigation? A case study in crowdsourcing investigative journalism part 5
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 GMT2416 views
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Crowdsourced Investigators WeGoLook Come to The UK
From Alpha Users to a Man in Angola: Adventures in Crowdsourcing and Journalism
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

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 GMT1434 views
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From Alpha Users to a Man in Angola: Adventures in Crowdsourcing and Journalism
Data for the Boston Marathon Investigation Will Be Crowdsourced
article Distributed Knowledge

There are limits to the crowdsourcing. The data used in the investigation will be crowdsourced. The investigation will not be. A crowdsourced investigation runs a high risk of becoming a witchhunt,...

Harshida PatelApr 17, 2013 12:14 am GMT1847 views
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Data for the Boston Marathon Investigation Will Be Crowdsourced
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 GMT2635 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 GMT2214 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 GMT2099 views
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Crowdsourcing and Scorecarding: Experiments to improve aid effectiveness in Uganda
5 Free Ways to Use Crowdsourcing for Investigations
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Following are five free ways to crowdsource useful information needed to close your investigation: 1. Yahoo Answers 2. Quora 3. Topic-specific message boards 4. Information-sharing...

Adam FrazerJun 28, 2011 06:22 am GMT1233 views
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5 Free Ways to Use Crowdsourcing for Investigations
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 GMT1637 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 GMT2183 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 GMT1896 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 GMT1469 views
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Crowd Sourcing Cyber Investigations: Untapped Potential or Risky Business?
ProPublica’s DocDiver helps users collaborate in document-based investigations
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

ProPublica is a non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest.And, their approach to these issues is to thread comments next to the document, enable users to...

Tim SatterthwaiteOct 05, 2011 01:08 am GMT1094 views
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ProPublica’s DocDiver helps users collaborate in document-based investigations
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 GMT1607 views
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Solve Algorithm Problem Through Crowdsourcing Challenge
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