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Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

An easy read that will let you know what crowdsourcing is, and explains it with good examples.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT43542 views
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Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
Crowdsourcing: Got a big job? The Web May Be Able to Help
document Distributed Knowledge

An article from 2007 explaining the concepts of crowdsourcing with some good examples.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT25007 views
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Crowdsourcing: Got a big job? The Web May Be Able to Help
Crowdsourcing 101
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A start for those looking to learn about the fundamentals of crowdsourcing.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT14502 views
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Crowdsourcing 101
Crowdsourcing: How to find a crowd - Harvesting Knowledge
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The presentation is quite long but you'll definitely see a lot of examples of crowdsourcing. Part of this presentation is also crowdsourced via Twitter.

Benjamin FosselJan 29, 2011 04:34 pm GMT2043 views
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Crowdsourcing: How to find a crowd - Harvesting Knowledge
9 examples of crowdsourcing, before ‘crowdsourcing’ existed
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Memeburn decided to take a look at a few pre web examples which show that crowdsourcing has been around since www was just three w’s stuck together. 1. The Longitude Prize 2. The Oxford...

Sebastian BlancaSep 15, 2011 03:03 pm GMT2364 views
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9 examples of crowdsourcing, before ‘crowdsourcing’ existed
Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This article is a good example of how company is using crowdsourcing to solve a problem.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT11291 views
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Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
Crowdsourcing the Complexities of Electronic Design Automation
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An interesting read and an example of how the complexities of electronic design automation can be crowdsourced.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT6503 views
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Is Crowdsourcing Evil and Other Moot Questions
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article has addressed two very contrasting impacts of crowdsourcing on the design industry - threat and opportunities, with excellent examples.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT11175 views
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Is Crowdsourcing Evil and Other Moot Questions
What’s Crowdsourcing Useful For?
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

In this article Aliza presents a number of examples of different categories of crowdsourcing: work, input and organizing.

Carl EspostiOct 26, 2010 05:54 pm GMT1966 views
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What’s Crowdsourcing Useful For?
Does Crowdsourcing Commoditize Freelance Expertise?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The critical issue for freelancers is to find sites that allow them to earn more for their work than they could on their own. Some crowdsourcing sites are approaching this point, especially sites...

Benjamin FosselDec 09, 2010 01:31 am GMT5823 views
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Does Crowdsourcing Commoditize Freelance Expertise?
Crowdsourcing Corporate Examples
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Various companies (like Starbucks, Sara Lee, Kraft, Fiat Mio, P&G, Unilever, Dell, Betavine, LEGO, Peugeot, Fluevog) have been crowdsourcing in order to further improve their brand or services

Archenette EvangelioDec 09, 2010 07:04 am GMT5336 views
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Crowdsourcing  Corporate Examples
Five Powerful Examples of Crowdsourcing Systems
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

If two heads are better than one, what about a million heads. Crowdsourcing is distributing work to thousands and millions of workers, either for payment or volunteer service.

Luis Enrique MoralesDec 18, 2010 03:19 pm GMT3463 views
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Five Powerful Examples of Crowdsourcing Systems
How Crowdsourcing Can Save The Church...And Hurt It
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

Not many people would make the connection between crowdsourcing and church ministry, though it is quite feasable. However, crowdsourcing in a ministry can't be that effective if the ministry...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 29, 2010 04:01 pm GMT3019 views
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How Crowdsourcing Can Save The Church...And Hurt It
What is Crowdsourcing?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The basics of using crowdsourcing is to take a problem or task and distribute it to interested parties as a way to get solutions and feedback. This can be done with an online survey, Facebook...

Vince CooperJan 03, 2011 01:10 am GMT3093 views
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What is Crowdsourcing?
Inexorable Rise of Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

At the beginning of this article, Paul provided a simple analogy of how open innovation or crowdsourcing works. Then later on, he provided examples of leading companies like Proctor and Gamble,...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 05, 2011 02:40 am GMT2462 views
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Inexorable Rise of Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
When Crowdsourcing Goes Wrong, The Sequel
document Distributed Knowledge

In this article, Randy Corke points out the following: 1. To do crowdsourcing “right”, it’s critical to care about the outcome and make it priority number one. 2. When it comes to gaming, your...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 16, 2011 05:32 pm GMT1485 views
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When Crowdsourcing Goes Wrong, The Sequel
Crowdsourcing: The Art of a Crowd
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

It used to be that artists painted, sculpted, or collaged images drawn from the world or their imaginations into original compositions. Now artists make collages from other people's voices,...

Archenette EvangelioJan 18, 2011 08:22 pm GMT2707 views
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Crowdsourcing: The Art of a Crowd
Ross Dawson: Six tools to kickstart your crowdsourcing strategy
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Ross Dawson lists the following platforms and tools or examples that can be highly utilized for one's business: 1. Distributed innovation platforms (Innovation Exchange, Ideaken, Nine...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 20, 2011 02:10 am GMT2666 views
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Ross Dawson: Six tools to kickstart your crowdsourcing strategy
News Just In - Crowdsourced Articles are Better than Single-author Efforts
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The crowd doesn't care for your craft anymore. It can do it better and it can do it cheaper. Journalists need to be aware that crowdsourcing is slowly changing the phase of journalism and...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 07, 2011 09:00 pm GMT5477 views
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News Just In - Crowdsourced Articles are Better than Single-author Efforts
5 Creative Uses for Crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

As open-source software developers learned long ago, asking a pool of people to create something can be faster, cheaper, and more accurate than putting a project in the hands of individuals....

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 21, 2011 02:24 am GMT1565 views
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5 Creative Uses for Crowdsourcing
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