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Launch VC4Africa Questions & Answers: Crowdsourcing a knowledge base for doing business in Africa
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

Building a business is hard and having access to the right knowledge and information is critical. With the help of VC4Africa, especially their Q&A section, which is a collection of questions...

Pablo BracciniAug 15, 2011 01:32 pm GMT2245 views
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Launch VC4Africa Questions & Answers: Crowdsourcing a knowledge base for doing business in Africa
Open Innovation Networks - Crowd Sourcing and Internal Expert Networks at Siemens
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Based on the presentation, the following conclusions were presented: 1. Crowd Sourcing and Knowledge Networking are not just successful on the internet, but also within the company. 2. Both...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 27, 2011 04:25 pm GMT4193 views
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Open Innovation Networks - Crowd Sourcing and Internal Expert Networks at Siemens
Crowdsourcing: Knowledge Has a Long Tail
document Distributed Knowledge

In domains being affected earlier by the digital medium, (e.g. software development and publishing), the long tail of knowledge held by the Unstructured Crowd is now able to express itself in ways...

Claire MackayOct 13, 2011 10:02 pm GMT1392 views
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Crowdsourcing: Knowledge Has a Long Tail
Tap into Local Knowledge With “Ask Around” iPhone App
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

Here's some of Ask Around Features: # See what’s being said nearby: Tune in to live conversations as they unfold feet, yards or miles from you – or start one yourself. # …or far...

Fiona MaresNov 13, 2011 12:59 pm GMT2013 views
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	 Tap into Local Knowledge With “Ask Around” iPhone App
the future of knowledge work and the return of task specialization
blog Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

Article highlights the key drivers that are shaping the future of knowledge work: anytime, anywhere access; atomization of work; knowledge specialization; activity management; gamification;...

Steven BeauchemApr 24, 2012 07:21 pm GMT5523 views
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the future of knowledge work and the return of task specialization
Google's Knowledge Graph - has search just changed forever?
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About a year ago, Google acquired Freebase, an "open, shared database of the world's knowledge". It's a repository of structured knowledge, describing over 20 million...

Samuel BennettMay 21, 2012 05:54 am GMT1416 views
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Google's Knowledge Graph - has search just changed forever?
Introducing the Knowledge Graph
video Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Get an under the hood look at the next frontier in Search, from the team at Google behind the technology. The Knowledge Graph is a huge collection of the people, places and things in the world and...

Samuel BennettMay 21, 2012 06:48 am GMT1645 views
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Introducing the Knowledge Graph
Social Q&A platform helps higher education students to share knowledge
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Kroupys uses a question-and-answer format to enable users to request information from others with knowledge in their field.The idea is that they can gain insight from those learning on related...

Rebecca GutierrezJul 30, 2012 11:54 pm GMT1703 views
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Social Q&A platform helps higher education students to share knowledge
Managing External Knowledge in Open Innovation Processes – A Systematic Review of Research
document Open Innovation

The article examines the role of external knowledge in the field of open innovation.By carrying out a systematic literature review the author develops eight categories with 19 subcategories of...

Fritz SchaeferMar 10, 2013 08:33 am GMT5341 views
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Managing External Knowledge in Open Innovation Processes – A Systematic Review of Research
Thomson Reuters to Award up to $30,000 for Most Innovative Use of Web of Knowledge Application Programming Interfaces
document Cloud Labor

Thomson Reuters will award up to $30,000 to the participant who "builds" the best web-based or mobile visualization tools that both meet the contest criteria and highlight the various...

Benjamin FosselMay 04, 2013 12:52 am GMT1807 views
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Thomson Reuters to Award up to $30,000 for Most Innovative Use of Web of Knowledge Application Programming Interfaces
As Crowdfunding Grows, the Rewards Increase -- but So Do the Risks
article Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has also found approval from the federal government, opening up the fundraising field to more potential risk and reward for investors and entrepreneurs.The Jumpstart Our Business...

Adam FrazerMay 09, 2013 06:56 am GMT1935 views
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As Crowdfunding Grows, the Rewards Increase -- but So Do the Risks
Thomson Reuters Awards $10,000 for Most Innovative Use of Web of Knowledge Application Programming Interfaces
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Thomson Reuters recently awarded Balazs Godeny, a software engineer from Hungary, $10,000 USD for submitting the winning prototype of working code and documentation for an application that...

Benjamin FosselNov 23, 2013 12:58 am GMT2646 views
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Thomson Reuters Awards $10,000 for Most Innovative Use of Web of Knowledge Application Programming Interfaces
Crowdsourcing and Open Source: Knowledge is a Gift
document 

The occasion was the annual presentation of the Rolex Awards for philanthropy, given this year to remarkable individuals under 30 who are dedicated to improving life on the planet. Yet when Eno...

Archenette EvangelioNov 27, 2010 07:46 am GMT4556 views
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Crowdsourcing and Open Source: Knowledge is a Gift
Public Knowledge Project
site Distributed Knowledge / Social (or Peer) Production

Public Knowledge Project is dedicated to improving the scholarly and public quality of research. It operates through a partnership among the Faculty of Education at the University of British...

Luis Enrique MoralesMar 28, 2011 05:28 pm GMT1527 views
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Public Knowledge Project
Crowdsourcing: Creating Information and Knowledge Resources by Members of a Community
document Distributed Knowledge

It is certain that crowdsourcing signals the birth of a new paradigm of creating information and organizing knowledge, which in the nearest future will force researchers to look for new methods...

Tim SatterthwaiteJul 09, 2011 03:56 am GMT2292 views
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Crowdsourcing: Creating Information and Knowledge Resources by Members of a Community
Why Expertise Matters in Collective Knowledge and Intelligence
blog Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article will make you think before jumping right into crowdsourcing and taking advice or having the crowd do your tasks. Expertise does in fact matter.

Arun PrakashSep 20, 2011 03:44 pm GMT2847 views
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Why Expertise Matters in Collective Knowledge and Intelligence
Tackling issues together
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Google maps or OpenStreetMap, for instance, relied heavily on crowdsourcing. The success of any mapping application depends on its ability to show users minute details of localities, anywhere on...

Benjamin FosselDec 05, 2011 10:26 pm GMT1814 views
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Tackling issues together
The Birth of 21st Century Collaborative Knowledge — And One Radical Vision of its Future
Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Any substantive discussion of collaborative knowledge in the 21st century should begin with Wikipedia. A holy grail of information on everything from Plato to Play-Doh, the site is undoubtedly the largest repository of knowledge in the world. Featuring over 20 million articles written solely by volunteers, with nearly four million in English, Wikipedia is the sixth largest site on the Internet, behind only Google, Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo and the Chinese language search engine Baidu. Incredibly, it is a non-profit, operating with just 95 staff members and 679 servers; the crowd both authors and supports the world’s most comprehensive encyclopedia.

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Eric BlattbergDec 09, 2011 06:07 am GMT4022 views
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Exclusive China Light & Power Innovation Case Study
document Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation, Tools

Proven ROI, Winning Results at CLP. Get Behind-the-Scene Insights into How CLP: Discovers new technologies and solutions Improves employee collaboration and engagement Gains public...

Janelle NobleFeb 06, 2012 05:39 pm GMT5747 views
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Exclusive China Light & Power Innovation Case Study
Using Digital Innovation, CrowdVoice.org Seeks to Amplify Minority Voices in the Middle East
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According to its founder, Esra'a Al Shafei, CrowdVoice.org is curating content from all different locations; things that people have stopped hearing about just because it's old news,...

Samuel BennettMay 06, 2012 01:20 pm GMT1119 views
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Using Digital Innovation, CrowdVoice.org Seeks to Amplify Minority Voices in the Middle East
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