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document Open Innovation
“Incorporating Stratasys’ leading additive manufacturing technology into our micro-factory capabilities provides an enormous benefit in both product development and production by saving us time,...
document Distributed Knowledge
SF Giants Fancast delivers a one-stop hub of news and information about the Giants from a variety of news and information sources. Each piece of content is ranked via proprietary Social Rank®...
The new Tilt 2.0 crowdsourcing app features:
-Free to download and to create and collect campaigns;
-Improved user registration for easier on-boarding so you can start...
The premier travel-risk assessment crowdsourcing tool, the GeoSure app is unique in its ability to provide ultra-accurate and ultra-timely safety related advisories to travelers and...
Distributed Knowledge, Tools
The importance of safe drinking water is difficult to overstate. Sadly, millions of people continue to live without ready access to clean water. Despite the Indian state’s best efforts, the problem is difficult to fix because of just how expansive India’s rural regions are, and how difficult it is to monitor the quality of water going into each town or village. That’s why a research team led by Joe Brown of Georgia Tech University is looking to take a bottom-up approach to water monitoring.
Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge
In this Crowd Coffee: Kickstarter lawsuit nearing decision; crowdfunding not a sure thing for small businesses; citizen scientists help biologists gather information on a stingless ray; the sharing economy and electricity, revisited; and more.
The big day has arrived! Your campaign has come to an end and you have managed to meet your financial goal. Brilliant! Now you can take the money, get on with the project and that’s that. Job done!...
article Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation
Explaining complex concepts is hard. Although the modern online micro-financing has been changing the way we fund things for over 9 years now, crowdfunding still remains a complex concept for many...
article Crowdfunding, Open Innovation
SuiteCRM, aims to raise £200,000 on KickStarter to accelerate the build of SuiteCRM 8, the next release of the product, and to transfer the code and governance into a not-for-profit foundation....
Sep 18, 2014 10:33 am GMT
blog Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation
Each of us has a passion or a dream or a desire we keep buried inside, afraid the light of day may bring judgment, disapproval, or even ostracism. We play these “what if” games with ourselves...
We are not professional investors and don’t have the expertise/time/desire to do a due diligence. Still, how can we avoid con artists or just those who don't have the skills and expertise to...
But the thing is, when you contribute to a crowdsourcing campaign, you have no guarantee of anything—that the product will reach its goal, that a successfully funded project will actually become a...
article Open Innovation
Johnston highlighted the Caring Wisely Program, an initiative he spearheaded at the University of California–San Francisco, where he was the former associate vice chancellor of research. Caring...
article Distributed Knowledge
Social media sleuthing may be a questionable tactic (remember Reddit and the Boston bombers?), but crowdsourcing successfully helped an investigation this week.
According to Philadelphia police,...
article Open Innovation
Endesa employees who work at Enel's hydropower facilities in Spain have generated 268 ideas about ways to improve procedures, installations, systems and safety at the plants. The employee...
article Cloud Labor
CrowdFlower is using crowdsourcing to simplify this process, and the company announced today that it has put together $12.5 million in funding to help it grow.
SOURCE LINK to the full article:...
blog Crowdfunding, Tools
Here at Tilt, we are obsessed with providing the easiest way to pool money with friends, so we’re happy to introduce our updated and iOS 8-ready app, available now exclusively on the App Store....
Sep 17, 2014 10:19 pm GMT
article Crowdfunding, Tools
Having watched as Indiegogo failed to take action on crowdfunding sham after crowdfunding sham this year, seeing Tilt in early September take down the campaign for the Scribble Pen, which had...
Sep 17, 2014 10:17 pm GMT
Freeman White, co-founder and CEO of white label crowdfunding platform Launcht, announced earlier this month that he has stepped down from his post after four years with the company. White’s co-founder Spencer Taylor has taken over as CEO.