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WWF Switzerland & Chaordix® launch crowdsourcing contest to engage Swiss start-ups in sustainable consumption ideas for future generations
article Open Innovation

London, New York, Boston, Calgary – June 11, 2012 – Chaordix®, the global standard in crowdsourced market intelligence, is pleased to announce the launch of a second major crowdsourcing program for...

ChaordixJun 11, 2012 07:11 pm GMT1834 views
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WWF Switzerland & Chaordix® launch crowdsourcing contest to engage Swiss start-ups in sustainable consumption ideas for future generations
petTracer's GPS Cat Collar -- Switzerland's Largest Fully Funded Crowdfunding Campaign in History
document Crowdfunding

This marks the largest crowdfunding campaign in the country of Switzerland with the unprecedented goal of $100,000.00 USD and means that production of the petTracer GPS cat collar can begin....

Fiona MaresJan 04, 2015 08:02 am GMT13172 views
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petTracer's GPS Cat Collar -- Switzerland's Largest Fully Funded Crowdfunding Campaign in History
99designs Expands Into Austria, Belgium and Switzerland

Crowdsourced design marketplace 99designs announced today that it expanded into three new countries: Austria, Belgium, and Switzerland. We chat with CEO Patrick Llewellyn to find out more.

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Anton RootSep 10, 2013 11:07 pm GMT14051 views
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c-crowd
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c-crowd is a new crowdfunding platform for Switzerland.

Marc P. BerneggerMar 23, 2011 02:39 pm GMT2962 views
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investiere.ch Raises USD $600,000 to Scale-Up Untraditional Start-Up Financing Platform
document Crowdfunding

As additional proof of concept, April 13 marked the end of another angel round which raised over USD $600k for investiere.ch itself - half of which was raised through a listing on their own...

Marco TorquatiJun 22, 2011 12:06 am GMT1411 views
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investiere.ch Raises USD $600,000 to Scale-Up Untraditional Start-Up Financing Platform
Crowdfunding is on the Rise in Germany

In the Anglo-American world, crowdfunding is already established as an alternative form of fundraising. Yet in Germany, Austria and Switzerland,  crowdfunding is also increasing its volume. A dozen crowdfunding platforms have been launched to cater to the needs of the German-speaking creative industry and technology start-ups. A survey created by Berlin-based ikosom, the Institute of Communication in Social Media, shows that crowdfunding has left its infant shoes behind.

 

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Karsten WenzlaffJun 27, 2011 09:47 am GMT8327 views
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A Huge Leap Forward for Open Science
Distributed Knowledge

This week’s news that researchers at Cern (European Organization for Nuclear Research) in Switzerland are publishing their results “so other scientists can determine if the approach contains any mistakes” represents a huge leap forward for Open Science.

The science community is traditionally a “closed” community, probably at the insistence of the large pharmaceutical organizations who insist on this as a method of protecting the intellectual property rights on any research they fund.  While there have been moves within the science community to share research online as a means of “crowdsourcing” the work and speeding up discovery, science seems to be way behind other disciplines in actually getting the information out there.

While it makes perfect sense to many researchers to open up research projects for collaboration, the companies that sponsor and fund research laboratories worldwide are keen to keep the lid on research results and new developments due to the immense amounts of money to be made from new drugs, medical procedures and technological/industrial applications.

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Debbie ToddSep 26, 2011 09:06 pm GMT6039 views
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trnd
site Distributed Knowledge / Customer Engagement

trnd - the letters are short for "the real network dialogue" - is the leading word-of-mouth marketing company. For the first time, trnd provides companies with the opportunity to...

Archenette EvangelioDec 26, 2011 11:59 am GMT1287 views
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trnd
100-days
site Crowdfunding / Donations, Philanthropy and Sponsorship

100-Days is brought to you by Ron Orp, Swiss No 1 urban community. 100-Days crowdfunding is open for all creative and vibrant projects running all over the world We love 100-Days, because -...

100-days.netFeb 02, 2012 09:02 am GMT9582 views
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100-days
Crowdfunding to help Phillipe Dubois make watches
article Crowdfunding

The new owner of Swiss watch manufacturer Phillipe Dubois & Fils, said to be the older watchmaker in Switzerland, has opened the company up to investors and shareholders through a...

Adam FrazerAug 30, 2012 01:02 am GMT1672 views
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Crowdfunding to help Phillipe Dubois make watches
eBay Turns to the Crowd and passbrains.com to Test New Features
Cloud Labor

Turning your customers into a de facto focus group is one thing, but turning to the crowd for more serious functionality and usability testing is quite another. That simple fact led eBay Europe to extend their software quality engineering program by adding crowd testing through passbrains.com.The Switzerland-based company is part of PASS Technologies, which operates a crowd of professional software testers from India, South America and Eastern Europe. (Sponsored post)

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Crowdsourcing.orgSep 13, 2012 05:31 am GMT6473 views
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Swiss join the crowdfunding craze
article Crowdfunding

Switzerland is home to several crowdfunding platforms generating millions of francs from peer-to-peer financing. swissinfo.ch looks at how the online phenomenon is taking root. Recent projects...

Harshida PatelMar 22, 2013 01:10 pm GMT2039 views
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Swiss join the crowdfunding craze
Two Years wemakeit: Switzerlands's Most Successful Crowdfunding Platform Takes a Further Step
document 

With a success rate of 66%, wemakeit belongs to the world’s most auspicious project financing platforms. Not only the commitment of the project initiators and their «crowd» but also the wemakeit...

Archenette EvangelioFeb 26, 2014 12:51 am GMT1622 views
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Two Years wemakeit: Switzerlands's Most Successful Crowdfunding Platform Takes a Further Step
upc cablecom and passbrains Team Up for Customer Crowdtesting
Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

upc cablecom, a provider of telecom and entertainment services in Switzerland, announced on December 11 the official launch of a crowdtesting program in partnership with the crowdtesting platform passbrains. The partnership allows upc cablecom customers to become involved in the product development process by testing early prototypes and release candidates of new products.

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Anton RootDec 24, 2014 04:10 pm GMT2805 views
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12designer
site Crowd Creativity / Design

12designer is European's marketleader in creative crowdsourcing. It's the perfect meeting point for clients and designers: client publishes a creative project, designers submit proposals,...

12designerDec 16, 2010 10:00 am GMT13926 views
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10EQS
site Cloud Labor / Expert-tasks

10EQS (‘Ten X’) connects clients with global top talent in a structured, online collaboration environment. We are a new way of getting high-quality answers to well-defined business questions,...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 03, 2011 03:15 pm GMT11294 views
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10EQS
Crowdfunding: go equity or go home
Crowdfunding

"Crowdfunding: go equity or go home"....okay, so this is not to say that various forms of crowdfunding (e.g. 'pledge', lending, revenue-share) are without valid niches.  Pledge crowdfunding, for example, can be fantastic for various fan-centric projects.  But equity-based crowdfunding is at the center of crowdfunding's future ecosystem for typical high-risk startups. 

This is purely a mathematical reality.  There are a proliferation of crowdfunding platforms emerging, many with investment models destined for niches at best, and the 'dust bin' at worst.  I wanted to give some clarity, as many haven't thought through the macro picture.  Again, this is a discussion aimed at early stage 'angel' style investments in risky startups.

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Kevin LawtonFeb 22, 2011 07:50 pm GMT7147 views
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Crowdsourcing for Search Evaluation
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing represents a promising new avenue for reducing effort, time, and cost involved in evaluating search systems. The key idea of crowdsourcing is to tap into the vast and growing,...

Tim SatterthwaiteMar 27, 2011 07:05 am GMT2007 views
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Crowdsourcing for Search Evaluation
A Logo for Human Rights: A global crowdsourcing initiative

We don’t need words to understand the message behind the most well known iconic symbols, but there is no globally recognized logo for human rights.

A group of states, dedicated designers and human rights defenders have joined their forces to close this gap believing that a shared symbol for all those united in the struggle for human rights will strengthen the message and the movement on a global level.

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Cristina CaineApr 22, 2011 09:01 pm GMT6899 views
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Starmind
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Based in Zurich, Switzerland, Starmind International was founded in June 2010 as incorporation (AG). Starmind, which has its roots in robotics and artificial intelligence research, builds up...

Adam FrazerJun 21, 2011 08:04 am GMT1697 views
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Starmind
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