Cowdsourcing.org The Industry Website

Register Login
or sign in with

Web's Largest listing of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding events

Events

Advertise
Web's Largest Directory of Sites

2,822 crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites


Search results for: user data

Content Type
Most Relevant Latest Trending Most Commented Most Viewed
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 GMT2462 views
00
Global Technologies Ltd's Announces Collage Back Feed Server to Provide Data-Streams to Social Media Sites
Waze arms TV stations with crowdsourced traffic data
document Distributed Knowledge

Di-Ann Eisnor, the VP of partnerships and platforms for Waze, said the partner program is a validation of the importance of crowdsourced reporting and shows how broadcasters and social services can...

Claire MackayDec 11, 2011 04:14 am GMT1161 views
10
Waze arms TV stations with crowdsourced traffic data
Crowdsourcing French Data Quality
document Distributed Knowledge

As the French portal does not provide a way for re-users to signal imperfections they may find in the data or problems one may have with the portal interface, French NGO Regards Citoyens has...

Claire MackayFeb 08, 2012 11:14 am GMT1138 views
70
Crowdsourcing French Data Quality
Crowdfunded ISP project will put user privacy first
document Crowdfunding

At present, Merrill has raised $27,000 towards the ultimate goal of $1 million,although unlike Kickstarter projects, your funding will go to the service whether it reaches that target or not. In...

Fritz SchaeferApr 12, 2012 03:02 pm GMT2411 views
00
Crowdfunded ISP project will put user privacy first
How and why you should do data journalism
document 

The Data Journalism Handbook has an explanation of the various methods that news outlets can use in order to acquire useful data, such as “scraping” of websites — as well as a discussion of the...

Tonya Van Dijk May 01, 2012 01:17 am GMT877 views
10
How and why you should do data journalism
MIT scientists devise Qurk to make data crowdsourcing easier
blog Tools

The researchers devised a database system called Qurk that will automatically crowdsource data-sorting tasks that are hard to perform computationally, such as analyzing and captioning of images....

Adam FrazerAug 29, 2012 02:33 am GMT14509 views
00
MIT scientists devise Qurk to make data crowdsourcing easier
Digital Journal Releases Data Showing Strong Growth in User-Generated Media
document 

Regarded as a pioneer and leader in crowd-sourcing and user-generated content, Digital Journal released the following information related to growth: Mobile growth * Mobile website and...

Archenette EvangelioFeb 25, 2011 03:38 am GMT2274 views
10
Digital Journal Releases Data Showing Strong Growth in User-Generated Media
Apple, Google Collect User Data
document 

The widespread collection of location information is the latest frontier in the booming market for personal data. Until recently, most data about people's behavior has been collected from...

Fritz SchaeferApr 24, 2011 12:20 am GMT2419 views
10
Apple, Google Collect User Data
Apple Updates iPhone OS to Reduce Amount of Location Data Stored on Device
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Apple’s iOS update also deletes the location data cache when a user turns off location-based services and no longer backs the cache up to a computer via iTunes. The location information is used on...

Rebecca GutierrezMay 05, 2011 04:41 am GMT2659 views
00
Apple Updates iPhone OS to Reduce Amount of Location Data Stored on Device
Twitter Users Come Together to Work on Power Cut Infographic
document Distributed Knowledge

Crowdsourcing, or getting a large group of people to provide data on a particular subject, has been a rage ever since the web went social.

Luis Enrique MoralesMay 14, 2011 08:51 pm GMT2420 views
10
Twitter Users Come Together to Work on Power Cut Infographic
NextTrain: Crowdsourced Phone Data Predicts Subway Train Times
document 

Technology behind NextTrain works by picking up changes in Base Station Identification, which are the physical towers to which cell phones connected. In every form of above ground travel, phones...

Tim SatterthwaiteJun 11, 2011 07:30 am GMT1421 views
10
NextTrain: Crowdsourced Phone Data Predicts Subway Train Times
ActiveCaptain
site Distributed Knowledge / Travel

ActiveCaptain started as a small site in 2007 where boaters could add information about marinas, anchorages, bridges, hazards, and other information of interest to people on boats. The information...

Jeffrey SiegelJul 29, 2011 03:02 am GMT7433 views
10
ActiveCaptain
Surrey Police delivers open data app for iPhone users
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

The app presents users with the location and directions to the nearest police station plus local open police data and street-level crime data from the police API [application programming...

Pablo BracciniAug 26, 2011 12:15 pm GMT2102 views
10
Surrey Police delivers open data app for iPhone users
How Open Data Could Make San Francisco Public Transportation Better [UPDATED]
document 

Kicker Studio , a Design Consultancy made up of Designers, Researchers, Innovators and Makers.They create meaningful, lasting relationships to products by creating interfaces that feel like a...

Tim SatterthwaiteOct 11, 2011 03:07 pm GMT2260 views
10
How Open Data Could Make San Francisco Public Transportation Better [UPDATED]
WikiOrgCharts Launches Smart Job Search With Data From Indeed, LinkedIn and Facebook
document 

WikiOrgCharts is the first platform on the web that allows users to pool their business contacts and to collaboratively map the relationships that exist within a company into an easy-to-access...

Tonya Van Dijk Oct 13, 2011 02:46 pm GMT1987 views
00
WikiOrgCharts Launches Smart Job Search With Data From Indeed, LinkedIn and Facebook
Waze raises $30M for its crowdsourced driving app, hits 7M users
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Waze, a free mobile navigation application for your iphone or android that allows drivers to build and use live maps, real-time traffic updates.Their free app, which is available on iPhone,...

Tim SatterthwaiteOct 19, 2011 01:11 am GMT1938 views
10
Waze raises $30M for its crowdsourced driving app, hits 7M users
Data Derbies: How Companies Crowdsource Algorithms
document 

In 2006, Netflix made its vast database of user-generated movie ratings available to the public, offering $1 million to the first team that could improve the accuracy of the company’s...

Benjamin FosselNov 04, 2011 09:26 pm GMT2191 views
10
Data Derbies: How Companies Crowdsource Algorithms
Federal Geographic Data Committee Launches New Geospatial Website
document Open Innovation, Tools

Examples of the information available on the initial version of the Geospatial Platform include environmental clean-up data from EPA and coastal environmental sensitivity data and historic...

Fiona MaresNov 11, 2011 03:43 pm GMT1306 views
10
Federal Geographic Data Committee Launches New Geospatial Website
Data.gov.uk for Christmas!
document 

Data.gov.uk is built with semantic web technology, which will enable the data it offers to be drawn together into links and threads as the user searches.

Jayne AnnNov 14, 2011 12:04 pm GMT778 views
10
Data.gov.uk for Christmas!
TomTom Users Capture the Road Network 3,000 Times
document 

TomTom navigation devices with IQ Routes give customers the best direction depending on the time of the day and day of the week.In addition, governments and local authorities can optimise road...

Luis Enrique MoralesNov 22, 2011 12:42 pm GMT1770 views
00
TomTom Users Capture the Road Network 3,000 Times
Back to top Search More