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article Crowdfunding

At it's simplest, ChangeTip is a way for anyone to reward those who make great content with a small monetary contribution, rather than an arbitrary thumbs up. The startup's system uses...

Tim SatterthwaiteSep 07, 2014 08:24 am GMT1111 views
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Tag for micro Bitcoin donations rewards online content creators
CrowdConf2011: Enterprise Use Case Framework
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Many of you will recognize Crowdsourcing.org’s “Crowdsourcing Industry Landscape” infographic — we published our updated November 2011 release a couple of days ago. This is the third generation of our taxonomy, which we first launched at CrowdConf2010. (More details on our revised industry taxonomy are available here.)

This taxonomy is broad, covering the primary categories where crowdsourcing can be applied from a high, distant perspective. For the last six months, however, we have undertaken detailed research initiatives with a number of leading crowdsourcing providers as well performing our own research where we looked at over 2,500 crowdsourcing use cases. This has resulted in the development of our Enterprise Use Case Framework.

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Crowdsourcing.orgNov 03, 2011 05:44 pm GMT6044 views
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Crowdsourcing Use Case Framework

Rapid growth of the Crowdsourcing market leads to continuous emergence of new use cases.  In order to create the most complete inventory of Crowdsourcing use cases, the massolution team conducted an extensive review of the publicly available information on Crowdsourcing transactions, announcements and industry news. In addition, we interviewed a number of leading Crowdsourcing providers and analyzed the information available on our industry website crowdsourcing.org, reviewing more than 2,500 content items (articles, blogs, documents) published over the last two years. 

On crowdsourcing.org alone we reviewed over 2,500 references to the use of crowdsourcing (individual content items) and identified of these, 435 provided relevant examples of enterprise crowdsourcing, which we then classified using massolution’s proprietary Use Case categorization framework. The subsequent analysis of these content items produced information on the crowdsourcing efforts of 83 enterprises from 13 industries in addition to multiple government clients. In additional to specific references to enterprises, a large number of items also described, in general terms, other offerings of Crowdsourcing service providers, targeted at the enterprise market, that were not specifically attributed to named enterprises. 

In total, we identified 65 specific Use Cases (i.e., discreet applications) of Crowdsourcing being performed today within enterprises, which we then organized under four categories:

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Carl EspostiNov 08, 2011 04:33 am GMT5512 views
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site Crowdfunding / Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship

pledge4good lets you advocate for a favorite nonprofit by inviting friends to make a donation when events from your life occur (e.g. you bowl a strike or a favorite basketball team wins). On our...

Leonard FishmanMar 18, 2012 04:01 pm GMT10137 views
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ChangeTip Micropayments Now Available on Google Plus, YouTube, Tumblr
document Crowdfunding

"We believe people are basically good and we let them show their appreciation directly in everyday social media interactions," said Nick Sullivan, ChangeCoin's founder and CEO....

Fiona MaresAug 17, 2014 05:37 am GMT888 views
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ChangeTip Micropayments Now Available on Google Plus, YouTube, Tumblr
Will crowdsourcing be disruptive or adjunctive to outsourcing
Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Simultaneously orchestrated events, early evening tonight in San Francisco and what will equate to lunchtime tomorrow in Sydney, “The Future of Crowdsourcing Summit 2010” marks the second major crowdsourcing event in just under one month.

This summit, produced by the Insight Exchange and chaired by Ross Dawson, Chairman of the Future Exploration Network will be unique, as video and social media will be used to orchestrate a coordinated event across two continents. Sessions will be facilitated across both locations with panel speakers present in both geographies.

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Carl EspostiNov 02, 2010 09:24 pm GMT12483 views
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Making it legal: Crowdfunding bills navigate critics
Crowdfunding

In the second part of a two-part series on the Crowdfunding bills currently stalled in the U.S. Senate, Crowdsourcing.org founder Carl Esposti addresses some of the central criticisms levelled at the legislation.

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Carl EspostiJan 09, 2012 07:26 pm GMT5110 views
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An Interview with Markus Lampinen, COO of GrowVC
Crowdfunding

An interview with Markus Lampinen talking about the origins of GrowVC and how he is contributing to developing what they refer to as an ‘ecosystem for startups’.

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Crowdsourcing.orgApr 02, 2012 03:46 pm GMT2546 views
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An Expert Perspective on Open Innovation

Over the past decade, Open Innovation has emerged as a leading business trend that has transformed the way enterprises approach all aspects of product development, from R&D through marketing and branding and even to post-sales support. By “opening the doors” to new ideas generated by others outside their own walls (including in many cases their customers!), companies have found new ways to leverage external knowledge to build better products.

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Crowdsourcing.orgApr 06, 2012 06:14 pm GMT5866 views
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The JOBS Act: Economic Boon or Peril?

Signed into law by President Obama on April 5, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act legalizes crowdfund investing in the United States. When the Securities and Exchange Commission’s nine-month legislative review process concludes, entrepreneurs across the country will be able to solicit and collect investments for their startups and small businesses via the Internet. But is the JOBS Act a beneficial piece of legislation for the average American? The bill’s ardent supporters argue it will democratize finance for the 99 percent and ameliorate the United States’ sputtering economy, while its loudest critics claim it will pave the way for another financial crisis. Whether the JOBS Act improves or depresses the American economy, it will fundamentally alter the country’s business ecosystem. It is, as President Obama called it, a “game-changer.”

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Eric BlattbergApr 30, 2012 09:05 pm GMT14263 views
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Developing Social Impact Through Crowdfunding in Latin America
Crowdfunding

Georg Neumann, a communications specialist at the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) of the Interamerican Development Bank, recently previewed a workshop being organized by the MIF and massolution (a Crowdsourcing.org sister company) on the potential of crowdfunding in Latin America. We share it here with the author's permission. 

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Crowdsourcing.orgJan 29, 2013 12:57 pm GMT5546 views
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Crowdsourcing Enterprise Technology Reviews [Part II]
Distributed Knowledge, Tools

We continue our conversation with Russell Rothstein of IT Central Station. In this second part, we talk to him about the company's business model, the vendors' response, and impact he thinks the site can have on the enterprise technology market. Check out the first half of the interview here

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Anton RootFeb 01, 2013 09:48 pm GMT3774 views
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‘Crowd-Resourcing’ Platform Ioby Focuses on the Local
Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Tools

Ioby is a "crowd-resourcing" platform that aims to help community projects. Our Brooklyn-based correspondent Anton Root recently met with the non-profit's co-founder and executive director Erin Barnes to learn more about the company.

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Anton RootFeb 28, 2013 01:09 am GMT6660 views
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A Crash Course in Enterprise Crowdsourcing in a Single Post
Cloud Labor

Consider this post your gateway to several hours worth of valuable information on the emergence of high-quality, managed crowdsourcing to serve enterprises of all sizes, with  Lionbridge, Crowdsourcing.org, massolution, and SIG as your hosts.

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Eric MackApr 24, 2013 11:17 pm GMT8791 views
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Crowd Coffee: September 18
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.

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Crowdsourcing.orgSep 18, 2014 01:37 pm GMT2245 views
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New Crowdfunding Association in Europe Wants to Shape the Industry for the Better
Crowdfunding

With crowdfunding continuing to grow in Europe, a new industry body, the European Equity Crowdfunding Association, formed in late May to represent specifically equity- and debt-based crowdfunding industries. Recently, EECA held its first board meeting, so we caught up with the organization's General Counsel and Manager Alessandro Lerro to find out more about the association.

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Anton RootOct 20, 2014 09:47 pm GMT3637 views
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Folio Investing Aims to Change the Way People Invest In and Manage Private Securities
Crowdfunding

Folio Investing has a lofty goal: it wants to make the management of private securities as simple as public ones. If the company succeeds, it can have drastic effects on the private placement and the emerging equity crowdfunding industries by filling a number of clear needs.

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Anton RootOct 22, 2014 05:27 pm GMT3400 views
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