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History of Prior Art Crowdsourcing
document Distributed Knowledge

All signs indicate that 2012 will be revolutionary for prior art and patent research. In addition to the two prior art crowdsourcing startups launched in 2011, there are several crowdsourcing...

Jason RobbinsNov 14, 2011 12:32 am GMT2135 views
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History of Prior Art Crowdsourcing
Revolutionizing Prior Art Research: How Crowdsourcing Could Save the Angry Birds
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Anyone can participate in crowdsourcing to find prior art to challenge overbroad patents. Assistance from a diverse set of citizen researchers can be critical, particularly in the case of App...

Jason RobbinsOct 07, 2011 03:51 pm GMT1652 views
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Revolutionizing Prior Art Research: How Crowdsourcing Could Save the Angry Birds
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 GMT12694 views
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Article One Crowdsourcing Prior Art to Challenge Worlds.com
Stack Exchange Links Up With USTPO For Community-Based Prior Art Forum AskPatents.com
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The focus of the site will be a crowdsourced effort to find prior art related to patents that might prove them invalid. The idea is that when a patent application comes up for approval, or perhaps...

Pablo BracciniSep 21, 2012 02:03 am GMT2151 views
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Stack Exchange Links Up With USTPO For Community-Based Prior Art Forum AskPatents.com
Crowdsourcing prior art analysis for patents
blog 

It would be useful to have a discussion about what tools are needed to truly crowdsource the patent analysis process, from beginning to end. Locating prior art is only the first step. Methods to...

JaySep 02, 2011 06:28 pm GMT2544 views
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Crowdsourcing prior art analysis for patents
The Power of Crowdsourcing Prior Art Search
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The crowd's expertise should be brought to bear on prior art search. Low quality are a serious and unnecessary burden on modern economies. Continuous growth in patent applications every year...

Benjamin FosselJul 27, 2011 09:05 pm GMT3179 views
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The Power of Crowdsourcing Prior Art Search
Creative Crowdsourcing meets Crowdfunding: How The Web Changes Art
Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding

Social Media Week in Berlin (19-23 September 2011) will bring together jovoto, a creative crowdsourcing platform for collaborative idea generation together with Start Next, a crowdfunding platform for artists, designers and inventors to undertake a unique experiment to merge the power of creative crowdsourcing with the power of crowdfunding. Together jovoto and Start Next  will kick-off a cross-platform initiative to crowdfund and then produce, works of art. The concept is; three weeks of proposals to identify artists, four weeks funding followed by two weeks of art.

They believe that everyone is an artist and that everyone has the ability to create art. jovoto and Start Next will help fund artists and then enable the distribution their work over the Internet so that they can reach the broadest possible audience. The development and implementation of creative ideas through the Internet is increasingly becoming a collaborative act. Creative crowdsourcing can involve the broadcast of a creative endeavor inviting creatives to provide individual works. Alternatively, art can be formed as a result of the collective participation of many artists. Artists like Aaron Koblin have demonstrated how it’s possible to create unique work by tapping into large communities of artists, often involving thousands of individuals. Crowdsourcing both provides the opportunity for new talent to be found and new forms of art to be created.

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Claudia PelzerJul 28, 2011 11:41 pm GMT4572 views
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CROWDIPR
site Distributed Knowledge / Market Intelligence

CrowdIPR is a crowdsourcing platform connecting technology experts with companies in need of a quick and high-quality patent and prior art search. Every study is put together by an international...

Taavi RaidmaOct 11, 2011 06:13 pm GMT1365 views
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Article One Arms Companies With Prior Art for Patent Battles
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At a time when patent battles are rampant in courts around the world and the entire U.S. patent system is coming under attack, the use of crowdsourcing as a way to fight back is growing in...

Samuel BennettOct 11, 2012 02:28 am GMT1302 views
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Article One Arms Companies With Prior Art for Patent Battles
Prior art search through crowdsourcing
document Distributed Knowledge

Comprehensive research on prior art significantly increases the probability of success in appeals proceedings and provides valuable information for internal risk assessment. To fully assess prior...

Benjamin FosselJan 04, 2013 03:02 am GMT980 views
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Prior art search through crowdsourcing
The Important Role of Collaborative Questioning in Open Innovation
article Open Innovation

Collaborative questioning sounds like a fancy term, but in reality it’s an exercise that can be executed repeatedly. It is simply the practice of hosting a lively Q&A prior to an Open...

Benjamin FosselFeb 16, 2013 02:06 pm GMT2839 views
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The Important Role of Collaborative Questioning in Open Innovation
Peer To Patent
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Peer-to-Patent opens the patent examination process to public participation for the first time. By becoming a part of this historic program, one can help the USPTO to find the information...

Carl EspostiOct 03, 2010 08:47 pm GMT1034 views
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Peer To Patent
Article One Partners
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Article One’s platform enables a global community of researchers to search for prior art necessary either for patent application or for evidence to support litigation for patent infringement. The...

Carl EspostiOct 03, 2010 10:07 pm GMT1427 views
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Article One Partners
Seven Great Citizen Science Projects
Distributed Knowledge

Many scientific advancements in prior centuries can be attributed to a single individual or, at most, two to three people that have either independently or jointly innovated. However, advances in technology, global communications and social interactions have meant that the 21st century will be recognized as the century where mass collaboration changes the paradigm.


Citizen Science has become more of a differentiator as scientists are now turning to crowdsourcing to engage large communities of home scientists to help process vast amounts of data and to draw accurate conclusions from scientific research. 

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Cristina CaineJan 06, 2011 08:37 am GMT11178 views
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Microsoft turns to crowdsourcing service to swat away patent trolls
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Litigation Avoidance focuses on pre-emptive action around specific patents identified pre-litigation. By collecting more relevant information about prior art, Litigation Avoidance can make the...

Rebecca GutierrezJun 01, 2011 10:16 am GMT2357 views
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Microsoft turns to crowdsourcing service to swat away patent trolls
Exclusive:Crowdsourcing firm puts $5k bounty on app patents
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This is good news for app developers as crowdsourcing company looks to kill app patents with $5,000 bounty.

Tim SatterthwaiteJun 04, 2011 02:31 am GMT3646 views
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Exclusive:Crowdsourcing firm puts $5k bounty on app patents
Microsoft joins crowdsourcing service for fighting patent trolls
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Microsoft, no stranger to patent litigation, has joined a new service that uses crowdsourcing to find information that could deem patents invalid, helping the company fight patent trolls.

Pablo BracciniJun 14, 2011 07:46 am GMT1896 views
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Microsoft joins crowdsourcing service for fighting patent trolls
How to Improve Patent Quality by Using Crowd Sourcing
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Worldwide filings of patent applications and the ensuing invalidation requests have seen staggering growth over the last decade. The result is increasing patent backlog, deteriorating patent...

Tim SatterthwaiteOct 01, 2011 02:47 pm GMT1739 views
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How to Improve Patent Quality by Using Crowd Sourcing
Firm Uses Crowdsourcing to Help Big Company Clients Fight Off Patent Suits
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Article One is a global community of researchers who find key evidence that increases patent quality and resolves litigation.They help companies being targeted for attack by seeking to invalidate...

Adam FrazerOct 24, 2011 12:09 pm GMT1535 views
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Firm Uses Crowdsourcing to Help Big Company Clients Fight Off Patent Suits
Out of the Crowd: Public-Supplied Info Gains Ground in Courts
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Crowdsourcing isn’t just for the patent set. Consumer reviews on a social media website provided important evidence in a trademark dispute in June when fast-food chain Chipotle sued another...

Claire MackayOct 26, 2011 09:41 pm GMT843 views
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Out of the Crowd: Public-Supplied Info Gains Ground in Courts
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