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Breakthroughs Dont' Pay
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

One of the greatest myths of our time is this: if you create something original, something that’s genuinely a breakthrough, you have a better than average chance of getting rich. For most...

James GardnerFeb 06, 2012 03:45 pm GMT3930 views
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Breakthroughs Dont' Pay
User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
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The subject around crowdsourcing has been causing uproar in some social circles: on one end we have those that believe it is a brilliant idea and on the other hand we have those that think it is...

Ruth BaxterFeb 20, 2011 11:12 pm GMT2361 views
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User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
Nigeria Market Of Ideas – Crowdsourcing Insights For Breakthrough Innovation
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The search for ideas is with them now; they expect to see more multinational Organizations (MNCs) and local companies in Nigeria find the ground fertile at generating external sources of innovation

Jayne AnnOct 11, 2011 10:32 pm GMT2916 views
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Nigeria Market Of Ideas – Crowdsourcing Insights For Breakthrough Innovation
Crowdsourcing breakthrough treatments for blood infections
article Distributed Knowledge

DARPA now asks the Foldit community, and those who might be interested in solving a challenging new puzzle, to set their cursors over the problem of treating sepsis. In support of DARPA's...

Harshida PatelAug 31, 2012 01:31 pm GMT1515 views
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Crowdsourcing breakthrough treatments for blood infections
Experts see breakthrough in cracking world's oldest writing
article Distributed Knowledge

A resulting virtual image can then be manipulated as if being examined from all possible angles. But here is where crowdsourced analysis comes in: these images will be publicly available...

Claire MackayOct 27, 2012 10:30 am GMT1874 views
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Experts see breakthrough in cracking world's oldest writing
Breakthroughs with Martin Sheen Introducing Audiences to Crowdsourced Businesses
document Distributed Knowledge

Martin Sheen Breakthroughs is talking to entrepreneurs about how new investment in their ideas is coming from people around the internet who have seen promise in their ideas. Crowdsourcing is...

Harshida PatelApr 10, 2013 08:23 am GMT1301 views
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Breakthroughs with Martin Sheen Introducing Audiences to Crowdsourced Businesses
Three Ways to Achieve Breakthrough Innovation
article Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

How might you foment authentic breakthroughs through collaborative innovation? The fuzzy front end, by name and nature, fails to lend itself to foregone conclusions. Yet, as the innovation...

Doug CollinsJul 23, 2013 12:06 pm GMT1054 views
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Three Ways to Achieve Breakthrough Innovation
BlazeMeter Introduces Breakthrough Scriptless Performance Testing Technology, FollowMe
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By activating BlazeMeter’s new FollowMe module, a single developer can trigger virtual crowdsourcing of up to 1,000,000 users to imitate their actions online as they browse the Web or use...

Tim SatterthwaiteJun 28, 2014 05:08 am GMT1320 views
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BlazeMeter Introduces Breakthrough Scriptless Performance Testing Technology, FollowMe
Design for Breakthrough Innovation in Startups
article Crowd Creativity

The path to building design competencies usually goes though a series of design engagements. A startup may begin by crowdsourcing their logo, hire a freelance designer for ad hoc assignments,...

Jason RobbinsMar 11, 2016 11:34 am GMT802 views
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Design for Breakthrough Innovation in Startups
Crowdfunding Leads to Breakthroughs in the Medical Sector
article Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has become the response to a crisis caused by federal budget cuts, according to Bio Science and Technology . The Congressional Research Service confirms that the National Institutes of...

Harshida PatelApr 02, 2016 02:44 am GMT656 views
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Crowdfunding Leads to Breakthroughs in the Medical Sector
The world isn’t ready to face the consequences of technology’s new biological breakthroughs
article Distributed Knowledge

The good news is that there are far more people in the world who want to do good than bad. We need to bring together the hundreds of thousands of scientists who want to use technology to better the...

Claire MackayApr 22, 2016 01:57 am GMT1111 views
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The world isn’t ready to face the consequences of technology’s new biological breakthroughs
Online Game Crowdsources Ideas to Accelerate Medical Research
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The game, also hosted by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Pioneer Portfolio and the Institute for the Future, was held last year on October 7th and November 9th. Over 400 players--including...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 05, 2011 03:57 pm GMT4592 views
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Online Game Crowdsources Ideas to Accelerate Medical Research
User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
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To avoid spreading the false value of the user-as-leader, here's what companies should do: Be a Visionary Create an icon It's harmful to listen to users because: Users insights...

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 20, 2011 10:00 pm GMT2811 views
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User-Led Innovation Can't Create Breakthroughs; Just Ask Apple and Ikea
Nigeria Market Of Ideas – Crowdsourcing Insights For Breakthrough Innovation
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Another shade of market for idea is taking root in Nigeria called ecosystem investing. This allows established organizations to create strategic alliance or partnership with small and medium...

Adam FrazerOct 11, 2011 07:28 am GMT2417 views
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Nigeria Market Of Ideas – Crowdsourcing Insights For Breakthrough Innovation
Crowdsourced Games Lead to Medical Breakthroughs
document Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourced music videos and movies are cool, but using the combine problem solving abilities of the crowd (and sustaining it by making the work into a game) to solve hugely complex issues and...

Pablo BracciniMay 09, 2012 12:45 am GMT2929 views
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Crowdsourced Games Lead to Medical Breakthroughs
Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin Launch $33 Million Science Prize
article Open Innovation

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla have joined forces with Google co-founder Sergey Brin and prominent tech investor Yuri Milner to launch the Breakthrough Prize in Life...

Fritz SchaeferFeb 21, 2013 05:27 am GMT2854 views
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Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin Launch $33 Million Science Prize
Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley Announce Partnership on Breakthrough Crowdfunding Research Study
article Crowdfunding

Over a year ago, Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley began collaborating on the launch of UC Berkeley’s Program for Innovation in Entrepreneurial and Social Finance, headed by Richard Swart, its Director of...

Jackie BassJul 29, 2014 02:49 pm GMT6715 views
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Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley Announce Partnership on Breakthrough Crowdfunding Research Study
Foresight Engine: Breakthroughs to Cures
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Players can be university scientists, business leaders, healthcare innovators, caregivers, MDs, biopharma executives and R&D professionals, government regulators, patients, entrepreneurs, and...

Benjamin FosselFeb 06, 2011 02:09 am GMT1710 views
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Foresight Engine: Breakthroughs to Cures
PatientsLikeMe Social Network Refutes Published Clinical Trial Nature Biotechnology
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PatientsLikeMe developed a novel algorithm designed to match patients who reported taking lithium with a number of other ALS patients that had similar disease courses. By using a matched control...

Rebecca GutierrezMay 05, 2011 06:11 am GMT5831 views
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PatientsLikeMe Social Network Refutes Published Clinical Trial Nature Biotechnology
Crowdsourcing Breakthrough Propulsion Ideas
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From Millis’ description on the crowdfunding site - Kickstarter page: "Contrary to popular belief, NASA and other organizations do NOT routinely fund such far-future work, since this...

Pablo BracciniSep 16, 2012 01:52 pm GMT2199 views
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Crowdsourcing Breakthrough Propulsion Ideas
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