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Crowdsourcing Repetitive Tasks: CrowdFlower Founder Lukas Biewald (Part 1)
document Distributed Knowledge

Prior to co-founding CrowdFlower, Lukas Biewald was a senior scientist and manager within the ranking and management team at Powerset, Inc., a natural language search technology company later...

Pablo BracciniSep 29, 2011 02:41 pm GMT1251 views
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Crowdsourcing Repetitive Tasks: CrowdFlower Founder Lukas Biewald (Part 1)
Better Crowdsourcing through Automated Methods for Quality Control
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Lukas Biewald presented an extensive break down of MTurk workers on the basis of country/continent – with India making up 46.85% increasing its percentage compared to past survey figures and US...

Tim SatterthwaiteMar 27, 2011 08:14 am GMT5327 views
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Better Crowdsourcing through Automated Methods for Quality Control
Crowdflower – As pessoas são melhores que os computadores..
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Lukas Biewald's presentation during the Conferencia Crowdsourcing Comunidades e Co-Criação in Sao Paulo, Brazil last August 29, 2011, points to how fast crowdsourcing is growing....

Archenette EvangelioSep 07, 2011 08:28 am GMT1576 views
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Crowdflower – As pessoas são melhores que os computadores..
A CrowdConf 2012 Preview with Organizer Lukas Biewald
Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

In this episode of our podcast, From the Crowd, we talk to Crowdflower CEO and CrowdConf host Lukas Biewald about the third crowdsourcing conference, CrowdConf 2012, set for October 23 in San Francisco.

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Eric MackOct 19, 2012 04:40 pm GMT5727 views
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CrowdFlower: Automated Quality Assurance
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

 

Are there mechanisms that reach deeper into the economic system, which make crowdsourcing solutions truly indispensable? Lukas Biewald is convinced of this. What is the reason behind the rapid success of the business practice of crowdsourcing? "Companies aren’t doing it because it is cheaper, but also because its better," said Biewald at CrowdConvention last week. Click here for German.

 

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Frank PuscherJun 25, 2011 10:37 am GMT8739 views
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Automatische Qualitätssicherung
document Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

„Letztes Jahr hatte ich ein einschneidendes Erlebnis auf der CrowdConf in San Francisco. Als ich die Frage stellte, wer schon von Crowdsourcing gehört habe, erntete ich schallendes Gelächter“....

Cristina CaineJun 25, 2011 10:45 am GMT3596 views
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Automatische Qualitätssicherung
Changes at Crowdflower
Cloud Labor

CrowdFlower, the San Francisco-based crowdsourcing company, will announce significant management changes later today. Co-Founder and CEO Lukas Biewald will be replaced by Woody Hobbs, a veteran executive with experience at both technology and financial service firms. CrowdFlower will also appoint Richard Arnold as CFO and VP of strategy and corporate development. Hobbs and Arnold have worked together on three previous ventures. including serving as CEO and CFO of the mobile software provider Intellisync when it was acquired by Nokia for $430 million in 2006.

Dolores Labs, renamed CrowdFlower in January 2010, was founded by Biewald in and Chis Van Pelt in 2007, and quickly became one of the most reputable firms utilizing Amazon's Mechanical Turk platform. Biewald brought methodological rigor to an oft-disparaged category of crowdsourcing. Biewald and company were rewarded with considerable interest from the venture capital community. In March of last year CrowdFlower raised $5 million in Series A funding and in March this year raised an additional $7 million.

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Jeff HoweAug 02, 2011 03:03 pm GMT5435 views
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Crowdsortium Symposium: Quality Control
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This video features Lukas Biewald, former CEO of CrowdFlower and Jason Aiken, Community Director, 99designs. Biewald and Aiken discuss quality controls in the crowdsource space. Other topics...

Archenette EvangelioSep 28, 2011 01:11 am GMT4041 views
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Crowdsortium Symposium: Quality Control
Crowdsourcing The Path to Success
document Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Lukas Biewald has a few pieces of advice for entrepreneurs based on his experience raising capital: 1. Don’t raise money if you don’t absolutely have to. 2. Choose large investors and...

Samuel BennettOct 12, 2011 11:58 pm GMT3029 views
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Crowdsourcing The Path to Success
A PopTech collaboration: Sarah Fortune & Lukas Biewald
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

“I thought maybe we could crowdsource it,” Sarah Fortune recalled yesterday in front of a packed house at PopTech 2011. So she asked onstage, ‘Is there an app for that?’ Unbelievably, someone in...

Jayne AnnOct 23, 2011 11:42 pm GMT1209 views
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A PopTech collaboration: Sarah Fortune & Lukas Biewald
CrowdConf 2011: Begrüßung by Lukas Biewald
video Distributed Knowledge

CrowdFlower CEO and CrowdConf Host Lukas Biewald gives his welcome and opening remarks at CrowdConf 2011 in San Francisco.

Archenette EvangelioNov 14, 2011 08:30 am GMT503 views
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CrowdConf 2011: Begrüßung by Lukas Biewald
Startups: Lukas Biewald of CrowdFlower on TWiST #154 Bonus
video Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

While at Google HQ, Jason sat down with Lukas Biewald of CrowdFlower to talk about the global crowd sourced marketplace, the future of outsourced labor and the dynamics of a free market.

Marco TorquatiFeb 12, 2012 01:33 am GMT2098 views
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Startups: Lukas Biewald of CrowdFlower on TWiST #154 Bonus
Lukas Biewald's super-flat company
video Cloud Labor

Lukas Biewald is CEO and founder of CrowdFlower, a crowdsourcing Internet company that breaks large digital projects into small microtasks and distributes them to workers around the world. "We...

Samuel BennettNov 12, 2012 01:29 am GMT1416 views
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Lukas Biewald's super-flat company
Lukas Biewald (Crowdconvention 2011: “Better Crowdsourcing through Automated Methods for Quality Control”)
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Lukas "CrowdFlower" Biewald discussed about the topic entitled “Better Crowdsourcing through Automated Methods for Quality Control”. According to Lukas, it's amazing to see...

Archenette EvangelioJul 14, 2011 03:32 pm GMT4311 views
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Lukas Biewald (Crowdconvention 2011: “Better Crowdsourcing through Automated Methods for Quality Control”)
Fortune and Biewald: Crowdsourcing TB cell annotation
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Sarah Fortune, TB expert, and Lukas Biewald, CEO of the crowdsourcing start-up, Crowdflower, pair up through PopTech to crowdsource a task best done by the human eye: cataloging TB’s bacterial...

Luis Enrique MoralesNov 19, 2011 08:19 pm GMT1345 views
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Fortune and Biewald: Crowdsourcing TB cell annotation
Crowdsourcing work: Labour on demand or digital sweatshop?
article Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

In online community based “labor on demand” models, employees are a crowdsourced workforce - who work from home, when needed, on specific projects. The aim is to get work done using a mass of...

Carl EspostiOct 22, 2010 03:42 am GMT8513 views
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Crowdsourcing work: Labour on demand or digital sweatshop?
The Future of Work
video Distributed Knowledge, Tools

In the future, crowdsourcing is going to get bigger and bigger as more jobs will be generated. One interesting point in the video is that the future of work no longer requires people to be in one...

Archenette EvangelioDec 22, 2010 04:45 pm GMT2755 views
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The Future of Work
Crowdsourcing Work Meetup
document Distributed Knowledge

Where: CrowdFlower 3265 17th Street, Suite 302 San Francisco, CA 94110 When: February 16 from 5:30–8:30 p.m. Speakers start at 6:30 p.m. Please RSVP to guarantee your space. Don't...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 28, 2011 08:15 am GMT1234 views
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Crowdsourcing Work Meetup
Massive Multiplayer Human Computation for Fun, Money, and Survival
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourced labor has begun to level the playing field with respect to job access. This lends greater meritocracy to the job market: it is a natural extension of what the Internet has already...

Tonya Van Dijk May 07, 2011 05:44 pm GMT2278 views
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Massive Multiplayer Human Computation for Fun, Money, and Survival
CrowdConvention: Leise Revolution
document Cloud Labor, Crowdfunding, Open Innovation

Some of the speakers during the CrowdConvention were the following: Jeff Howe Harri Holopainen Pia Erkinheimo Carl Esposti Sigrid Ruppert Ville Mietinnen Mark Krause Lukas Biewald

Benjamin FosselJun 19, 2011 02:51 am GMT3537 views
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CrowdConvention: Leise Revolution
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