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BIOS's RPI2.0 Announces Crowdsourcing Experiment - The Seasonal Forecast Competition
document Tools

The idea of crowd-sourced forecasts is based on the fact that combinations of a wide range of independent forecasts tend to be better than any individual forecast – a phenomenon that is often...

Samuel BennettNov 21, 2012 03:13 am GMT1148 views
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BIOS's RPI2.0 Announces Crowdsourcing Experiment - The Seasonal Forecast Competition
The COMPASS Crowdsourcing Experiment IS ON!
document Distributed Knowledge

The task is simple, quick, and it's actually fun, too! (And, by the way, also a nice way to discover some hidden gems in the LoC's map collection!)

Archenette EvangelioJan 06, 2011 12:38 pm GMT1184 views
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The COMPASS Crowdsourcing Experiment IS ON!
All Your Ideas – Lessons from a Crowdsourcing Experiment & Game
document Distributed Knowledge

The Craigslist Foundation team gave the following observations about the results, and some ideas about what works: 1. What our community wants to learn and experience matches what we aim...

Archenette EvangelioFeb 25, 2011 02:05 am GMT1731 views
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All Your Ideas – Lessons from a Crowdsourcing Experiment & Game
Reality business TV show Angel’s Gate and the crowdsourcing experiment
document Crowd Creativity

Beyond the TV show itself, Angel’s Gate uses crowdsourcing to find and distill the best and most popular entrepreneurship ideas. What a brilliant idea to get new content. This, alone, makes it a...

Rebecca GutierrezFeb 12, 2012 05:47 am GMT2019 views
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Reality business TV show Angel’s Gate and the crowdsourcing experiment
Designing the Crowdsourcing Experience for Marketing Managers
Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Yannig Roth writes in with advice for those looking to apply crowdsourcing to marketing -- a quickly-emerging field that sits somewhere between open innovation and creative crowdsourcing. His post explains what the crowdsourcing experience can look like, and shares some of the best practices to follow.

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Crowdsourcing.orgAug 09, 2012 04:36 pm GMT6732 views
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Crowdsourcing 2.0: 4 Lessons from the TED Conference
document Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Here are some simple lessons which Stephen Reilly hopes to put to use soon: 1. Get on board with existing successes. When a crowdsourcing experience gets big, get your name attached to it....

Archenette EvangelioMar 13, 2011 03:55 pm GMT3318 views
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Crowdsourcing 2.0: 4 Lessons from the TED Conference
The Syrian War Crowdsourcing Experiment
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

AIUSA's Science for Human Rights Program specializes in analyzing satellite imagery from around the world for signs of demonstrations, inter-ethnic warfare and other potential indicators of...

Benjamin FosselSep 21, 2011 01:49 pm GMT2231 views
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The Syrian War Crowdsourcing Experiment
Crowdsourcing Governance
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing is a serious solution to serious problems: 1. Saving Money: Twenty nations, and countless states and local governments, have created and launched national data portals to put out...

Pablo BracciniDec 09, 2011 12:54 am GMT1388 views
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Crowdsourcing Governance
Crowdsourcing to predict the future of computing
document Distributed Knowledge

The New York Times imagines that the ‘future’ will actually begin in 2020, and has been running a crowdsourcing experiment. Science Times has been running an experiment, asking its readers to...

Luis Enrique MoralesDec 15, 2011 07:48 pm GMT1007 views
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Crowdsourcing to predict the future of computing
Issa touts crowdsourced provisions in anti-piracy bill
document Distributed Knowledge

Rep. Darrell Issa's proposal was developed with Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Del., as a possible alternative to the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), and the Senate companion, the Protect IP...

Fritz SchaeferFeb 07, 2012 04:17 am GMT930 views
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Issa touts crowdsourced provisions in anti-piracy bill
Hey! You! Get off my crowd: is crowdsourcing becoming a meaningless buzzword?
document Crowd Creativity

Away from the sideshow of the Super Bowl ‘crowdsourcing’ experiment, with its alarmingly sexist corn chip commercials and accusations of plagiarism, the crowdsourcing model continues to demonstrate...

Jayne AnnFeb 20, 2012 01:47 pm GMT1707 views
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Hey! You! Get off my crowd: is crowdsourcing becoming a meaningless buzzword?
Crowdsourcing Creativity -- Is This Any Way to Get Ahead?
document Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

There are of course ways crowdsourcing makes sense. Crowdsourcing sites providing useful information such as where to locate the lowest gas prices, or crowdfunding sites that attract sponsors for...

Benjamin FosselMar 07, 2012 04:42 am GMT3720 views
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Crowdsourcing Creativity -- Is This Any Way to Get Ahead?
An NYU Professor Conducted An Experiment And Lost $1200 To Amazon When It Went Awry
document Distributed Knowledge

Panos Ipeirotis was experimenting with crowdsourcing. He wanted to see how well lots of people could identify images. So he posted 25,000 images to Amazon's S3 storage cloud, known for being...

Jayne AnnMay 01, 2012 01:15 am GMT2744 views
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An NYU Professor Conducted An Experiment And Lost $1200 To Amazon When It Went Awry
WikiLoot aims to use crowdsourcing to track down stolen ancient artefacts
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Which is why plans are afoot to put thousands of previously unpublished photos and documents about stolen artefacts online to create WikiLoot, a new crowdsourcing, data mining experiment to help...

Claire MackayJun 06, 2012 10:54 pm GMT928 views
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WikiLoot aims to use crowdsourcing to track down stolen ancient artefacts
Massolution NYC 2013: A Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding Conference for World’s Top Enterprises
Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Massolution, the leading research and advisory firm for crowdsourcing and crowdfunding, today announced its inaugural crowdsourcing conference, Massolution NYC 2013: Crowd Powered Business.

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Crowdsourcing.orgJul 31, 2013 12:00 pm GMT6066 views
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University of Wisconsin Partners with Survey Analytics to Track Flu Activity Through Crowdsourcing Smartphone App
document Tools

"With OutSmart Flu, we are crowdsourcing flu surveillance at UW-Madison," says Population Health Sciences professor Dr. Ajay Sethi. "Beyond just collecting the data, we are making...

Benjamin FosselOct 01, 2013 04:29 am GMT1458 views
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University of Wisconsin Partners with Survey Analytics to Track Flu Activity Through Crowdsourcing Smartphone App
Five Powerful Examples of Crowdsourcing Systems
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

If two heads are better than one, what about a million heads. Crowdsourcing is distributing work to thousands and millions of workers, either for payment or volunteer service.

Luis Enrique MoralesDec 18, 2010 03:19 pm GMT3470 views
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Five Powerful Examples of Crowdsourcing Systems
4 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU CROWDSOURCE
document Distributed Knowledge

Before one decides to crowdsource (particularly on company logos), you need to know the following first: Designers can’t afford to spend too much time on your logo – especially if your award is...

Vince CooperDec 27, 2010 09:46 pm GMT4082 views
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4 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU CROWDSOURCE
Crowdsourcing Creativity and Community at IDS2011
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

During this symposium, the panel of 10 international thinkers will be discussing and debating about questions like, Is crowdsourcing helping or hindering creativity? How are crowdsourcing and open...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 08, 2011 06:31 pm GMT3131 views
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Crowdsourcing Creativity and Community at IDS2011
When Crowdsourcing Goes Wrong
document Distributed Knowledge

Most crowdsourcing projects have succeeded. But there really are some of those which went wrong and it's because: 1. Too frequently the purpose behind crowdsourcing that flops is really...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 16, 2011 06:07 pm GMT2006 views
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When Crowdsourcing Goes Wrong
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