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Crowdsourcing and Social Media in CSR (A Survey of Business Executives)
document Distributed Knowledge

The following strategic implications were drawn: 1. Crowdsourcing is a key area to explore in 2011, if it's not yet a part of your CSR communications. 2. Social media channels should be...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 11, 2011 07:05 am GMT2187 views
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Crowdsourcing and Social Media in CSR (A Survey of Business Executives)
SolarWinds reboots thwack, its IT pro community, with social, gaming and design boost
document Tools

thwack's relaunch incorporates several elements to improve user experience and encourage user engagement, including: · Crowdsourcing – Help determine upcoming SolarWinds’ product...

Harshida PatelApr 26, 2012 02:12 am GMT1044 views
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SolarWinds reboots thwack, its IT pro community, with social, gaming and design boost
Bill Jacobs Auto Group Kicks Off 2013 Community Engagement Initiative
document Distributed Knowledge

Bill Jacob 's Community Relations Committee is looking to get 100% participation in philanthropy throughout the Auto Group. Whether employees contribute time, supplies, or money throughout...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 30, 2013 11:19 pm GMT3067 views
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Bill Jacobs Auto Group Kicks Off 2013 Community Engagement Initiative
IBM’s Social Business Jam – The Fun Part Starts Now!
document Distributed Knowledge

To Luis, IBM's Social Business Jam is considerably a smart crowdsourcing for small or large groups on a specific set of topics of interest for small and large audiences alike. He says,...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 14, 2011 05:05 pm GMT3188 views
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IBM’s Social Business Jam – The Fun Part Starts Now!
Speculate to Innovate: Social Change Paves the Way for Crowdsourcing
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Companies like Facebook became a huge success because they innovate. The best way to innovate is to proactively respond to social change. You have to be ahead of the game, but not so far ahead that...

Tim SatterthwaiteFeb 15, 2011 03:18 am GMT3585 views
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Speculate to Innovate: Social Change Paves the Way for Crowdsourcing
Why Crowdsourcing Should Really Be Called Group Powering (and How Group Powering is Remaking Everything)
document Distributed Knowledge

To take advantage of these opportunities, however, you’re going to have to expand your thinking — and your lexicon. Crowdsourcing will continue to evolve and be a powerful economic and social...

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 25, 2011 12:34 pm GMT994 views
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Why Crowdsourcing Should Really Be Called Group Powering (and How Group Powering is Remaking Everything)
Social Entrepreneur Funding Series: Crowdfunding Your Startup
document Crowd Creativity, Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

Entrepreneurs that are looking for funding options should not restrict themselves to just one possibility. What we are seeing these days is that more and more crowdfunding websites are being...

Ruth BaxterMar 26, 2011 09:56 pm GMT3370 views
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Social Entrepreneur Funding Series: Crowdfunding Your Startup
Global Technologies Ltd's Announces Collage Back Feed Server to Provide Data-Streams to Social Media Sites
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The data streams will be made available as part of the Collage application suite and provide geographical and user-relevant data to social data providers. This information allows social and...

Tim SatterthwaiteMay 05, 2011 06:44 pm GMT2254 views
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Global Technologies Ltd's Announces Collage Back Feed Server to Provide Data-Streams to Social Media Sites
How much do social networks make from user-generated content?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The top 5 social networks (e.g. Twitter, Linkedin, Myspace, Youtube, and Facebook)invest in building the infrastructure to facilitate sharing amongst communities and you create the content that...

Luis Enrique MoralesJul 07, 2011 11:24 pm GMT1711 views
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How much do social networks make from user-generated content?
3 Ways to Use Social Media for Product Research and Development
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

Research and development is a necessary process and essential to company growth. If you are not at least researching new opportunities, critically evaluate why you are not. Social media is a...

Tim SatterthwaiteNov 01, 2011 05:02 am GMT2006 views
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3 Ways to Use Social Media for Product Research and Development
Philanthropy Spotlight: Social Giving Part 2
document Crowdfunding

Here’s how OpenIDEO works: *Organizations contact OpenIDEO to sponsor a “Challenge.” They pose a question and in order for OpenIDEO users to form a collaborative solution. *Once a...

Luis Enrique MoralesNov 13, 2011 05:35 am GMT1769 views
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Philanthropy Spotlight: Social Giving Part 2
Windowfarms: Social, crowdsourced hydroponics bring fresh food home
document Crowdfunding

A group of driven, DIY-types from around the world are helping to bring hydroponic systems home. In her TED talk “A Garden in My Apartment” (below), Britta Riley of Windowfarms – vertical food...

Claire MackayNov 30, 2011 01:18 pm GMT1834 views
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Windowfarms: Social, crowdsourced hydroponics bring fresh food home
GiftSimple Launches New Social Gift Application Just in Time for the Holidays
document Crowdfunding

Group gifting is not a new concept; people have been doing it offline for years, and several websites have recently sprung up to facilitate the splitting of gifts. "GiftSimple is different in...

Jayne AnnDec 15, 2011 07:54 am GMT1914 views
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GiftSimple Launches New Social Gift Application Just in Time for the Holidays
Horn Group "Tech the Halls" DJ Competition on Turntable.fm Raises $10,000 for One Laptop per Child
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

The month-long fundraising campaign culminated last Friday, December 16, when 14 top journalists came together to compete in head-to-head DJ battles on turntable.fm, with TechCrunch's Josh...

Pablo BracciniDec 22, 2011 11:07 pm GMT1197 views
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Horn Group
Researcher presents latest work on tracking ideas in social media
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Focused on the advancement of Web surveillance methodologies developed in the fields of information management, global information science, linguistic ontology, complex networks and epidemiology,...

Jayne AnnFeb 20, 2012 03:31 am GMT1543 views
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Researcher presents latest work on tracking ideas in social media
New Study: Social Media is Redefining Americans' Relationship With Food
document Distributed Knowledge

In the past, whereas consumers listened to the opinions of a few trusted resources -- mom and other family members – in deciding what to buy, cook or eat, modern consumers "crowdsource"...

Samuel BennettFeb 29, 2012 12:06 am GMT1103 views
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New Study: Social Media is Redefining Americans' Relationship With Food
Crowdscanner: Viral social media challenges can be solved 'within the hour'
document Distributed Knowledge

In order to win the Tag challenge, you need to have a team of social communicators located in five locations around the world who are prepared to share information in order to claim the prize....

Jason RobbinsMar 28, 2012 11:12 pm GMT2357 views
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Crowdscanner: Viral social media challenges can be solved 'within the hour'
With crowd funding, social media becomes a powerful tool
document Crowdfunding

Shelly Gunton, executive director of the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Portland State University, believes the real advantage comes in the freedom to use social media to attract...

Pablo BracciniApr 02, 2012 10:43 pm GMT1186 views
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With crowd funding, social media becomes a powerful tool
Visa's 'Social-by-Design' Effort Makes Its Debut on Global Stage
document Distributed Knowledge

"For years we've seen consumer brands testing to consumers on places like Facebook and LinkedIn," Mr. Marty Weintraub (CEO of integrated social agency AimClear) added. "The...

Harshida PatelMay 27, 2012 10:52 pm GMT634 views
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Visa's 'Social-by-Design' Effort Makes Its Debut on Global Stage
Crowdsourcing Social Good and Innovation
document Distributed Knowledge

Dell’s Social Innovation Challenge finds and helps develop innovative projects that help solve major world issues involving poverty, hunger, health, sustainability, science, and technology. The...

Marco TorquatiJun 09, 2012 11:46 pm GMT1078 views
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Crowdsourcing Social Good and Innovation
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