Cowdsourcing.org The Industry Website

Register Login
or sign in with
Claire Mackay Member

Claire Mackay

Send message

Joined:
Oct 05, 2011
Submitted:
1608 items
Comments:
0
Asked:
0
Answered:
0

Web's Largest listing of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding events

Events

Advertise
Web's Largest Directory of Sites

2,841 crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites


Claire Mackay

Content Type
Latest Trending Most Commented Most Viewed
University of Oxford launches cloud platform to harness combined brain power of staff and stud
document Open Innovation

“The ideas imagined by some of the world’s most powerful minds within the University of Oxford, is a highly-compelling prospect,” said Simon Hill, CEO, Wazoku. “You would think the University of...

Claire MackayNov 26, 2014 12:11 pm GMT2486 views
00
University of Oxford launches cloud platform to harness combined brain power of staff and stud
The Political Shame Map
article Distributed Knowledge

Which states elect the most embarrassing politicians, then reelect them despite the sex scandals, gaffes, racism and corruption? We're crowdsourcing a repository of the country's...

Claire MackayNov 26, 2014 05:40 am GMT177 views
00
The Political Shame Map
Canada’s Grouplend Hatches as Lending Club Prepares $5 Billion IPO
article Tools

This time the innovation comes from Silicon Valley and consumer financing is poised to become again a North American favourite. The new twist is crowdsourcing and peer-to-peer financing and...

Claire MackayNov 23, 2014 12:23 am GMT782 views
00
Canada’s Grouplend Hatches as Lending Club Prepares $5 Billion IPO
Plots & Ploys: Banking On It
article Tools

CompStak Inc., a startup technology firm that uses crowdsourcing to compile detailed data on office rents and other lease terms, has completed its third round of funding, raising $4.4 million from...

Claire MackayNov 19, 2014 02:35 am GMT508 views
00
Plots & Ploys: Banking On It
Carnival Corp. Campaign Tackles Cruise Myths
article Distributed Knowledge

The multi-platform initiative, expected to launch Nov. 24, will feature “a fairly robust schedule of digital and TV advertising into the first quarter” as well as social media and an interactive...

Claire MackayNov 18, 2014 12:09 am GMT500 views
00
Carnival Corp. Campaign Tackles Cruise Myths
Library exhibit showcases old technologies
article Distributed Knowledge, Tools

The technologies presented are rotated out every Wednesday, providing a steady stream of novel inventions from another time. Accompanied by a short backstory, each piece has been temporarily loaned...

Claire MackayNov 17, 2014 09:48 am GMT329 views
00
Library exhibit showcases old technologies
Q&A: Bill Clerico, WePay founder and CEO, on the future of mobile payments
article Crowdfunding

An Interview with Bill Clerico, WePay founder and CEO, on the future of mobile payments SOURCE LINK to the full article:...

Claire MackayNov 16, 2014 11:20 am GMT650 views
00
Q&A: Bill Clerico, WePay founder and CEO, on the future of mobile payments
Making sense of the corporate earnings season
article Distributed Knowledge

The move is the latest push from Estimize, which was created in 2011 by former quantitative hedge-fund analyst Leigh Drogen with the aim of producing a more accurate set of earnings estimates than...

Claire MackayNov 14, 2014 09:27 am GMT389 views
00
Making sense of the corporate earnings season
Q&A: What Crowdsourcing Means to Indonesia’s Forests
article Distributed Knowledge

The power of the crowd has been called upon in Indonesia to suggest government ministers, find a new city logo and search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Now, a crowdsourcing...

Claire MackayNov 12, 2014 10:11 am GMT506 views
00
Q&A: What Crowdsourcing Means to Indonesia’s Forests
Crowdsourcing funds long-term seabird study
article Crowdfunding

“The whole crowdsourcing experience has been exhilarating,” says Tim Birkhead, professor of behavioural ecology at the University of Sheffield. “I want to say an enormous thank you to everyone who...

Claire MackayNov 11, 2014 10:22 am GMT572 views
00
Crowdsourcing funds long-term seabird study
How Crowdsourcing Helped Bring Red Cross Problems to Light
article Distributed Knowledge

The crowd has proved immensely helpful in answering specific, direct questions. The "Free the Files" project of 2012 harnessed the enthusiasm of volunteers to enter vast amounts of data...

Claire MackayNov 06, 2014 10:10 pm GMT374 views
00
How Crowdsourcing Helped Bring Red Cross Problems to Light
Launching a Kickstarter? These are the Categories You Have The Best Chance of Being Funded In
article Crowdfunding

Media/advertising company Panabee analysed the 50 most-funded projects per category (750 projects in total) that completed their target in 2013. According to the research, Kickstarter campaigns...

Claire MackayNov 05, 2014 06:43 am GMT508 views
00
Launching a Kickstarter? These are the Categories You Have The Best Chance of Being Funded In
Crowdsourcing and free expression
article Tools

Internet users around the world have come together to shape a new agenda for how we share and collaborate online. OpenMedia recently launched a study called “Our Digital Future: A Crowdsourced...

Claire MackayNov 02, 2014 01:27 am GMT487 views
00
Crowdsourcing and free expression
Stelios' latest wheeze easyProperty smashes crowdfunding target by 30pc
article Crowdfunding

easyProperty, the latest venture from Sir Stelios Haji-Iannou, has beaten its £1m crowdfunding target on Crowdcube by 30pc. The campaign launched on Crowdcube at the end of September, offering a...

Claire MackayOct 30, 2014 01:21 pm GMT203 views
00
Stelios' latest wheeze easyProperty smashes crowdfunding target by 30pc
Scoopshot Introduction
video Tools

This video presents the Scoopshot service in a nutshell. Snap photos, send them for sale and see them published! The free Scoopshot app is available on the App Store and on Google Play - start...

Claire MackayOct 30, 2014 09:00 am GMT351 views
00
Scoopshot Introduction
Snap a photo and earn money with Scoopshot!
article Tools

To address that, Scoopshot has created an innovative way to modernize and restructure the publishing process while saving time and money and encouraging the participation of the public – by...

Claire MackayOct 30, 2014 08:45 am GMT497 views
00
Snap a photo and earn money with Scoopshot!
Zooppa makes its way by crowdsourcing ads
article Crowd Creativity

Traditional “Mad Men"-style ad production is expensive, slow and often out of touch with what consumers really care about. Zooppa's customers are brands needing advertising content that...

Claire MackayOct 28, 2014 10:27 am GMT573 views
00
Zooppa makes its way by crowdsourcing ads
Is Crowdfunding the New Frontier for Charitable Donations?
article Crowdfunding

More importantly, Mirza said crowdfunding isn’t about asking people for money. “Rather, it is an opportunity to invite someone to take part in an awesome journey in achieving something radical....

Claire MackayOct 24, 2014 01:01 pm GMT642 views
00
Is Crowdfunding the New Frontier for Charitable Donations?
13 ideas for DC from the first-ever Urban Innovation Exchange
article Open Innovation

A group of innovators behind small scale, place-based projects around the country convened in Detroit and talked about what works in their cities, sharing stories of success, failure, hard work and...

Claire MackayOct 24, 2014 03:19 am GMT480 views
00
13 ideas for DC from the first-ever Urban Innovation Exchange
Business asks government to enlist whiz kids to end delays at Canada-U.S. border
article Distributed Knowledge

The White House convened one such event and announced more than 30 disaster-response ideas, inspired by problems people had encountered during the 2012 storm on the East Coast. Ideas included...

Claire MackayOct 20, 2014 01:11 pm GMT567 views
00
Business asks government to enlist whiz kids to end delays at Canada-U.S. border
Back to top Search More