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Stardust @ Home
site Distributed Knowledge / Citizen Science

Stardust@Home is a space science project in which volunteers from the general public help scientists locate particles from distant stars. The particles were captured by the spacecraft Stardust and...

Pablo BracciniApr 16, 2011 01:27 am GMT1777 views
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Bicycle Built for Two Thousand
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

An imaginative application of crowdsourcing where 2,000 people participated in the creation of a song by each recording short sound-bite being unaware of the overall objective of the project.

Carl EspostiAug 22, 2010 10:01 pm GMT0 views
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Bicycle Built for Two Thousand
Charles Leadbeater: The rise of the amateur professional
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Charles Leadbeater describes the rising role of serious amateurs ("Pro-Ams," as he calls them) through the story of the mountain bike.

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Crowdsourcing (Definition/Examples)
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

An easy read that will let you know what crowdsourcing is, and explains it with good examples.

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Crowdsourcing: Got a big job? The Web May Be Able to Help
document Distributed Knowledge

An article from 2007 explaining the concepts of crowdsourcing with some good examples.

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Crowdsourcing: Got a big job? The Web May Be Able to Help
Crowdsourcing: Now (part 1)
document Distributed Knowledge

A brief article explaining that crowdsourcing provides new opportunities to individuals that might otherwise avail them.

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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A very interesting look at a socially beneficial application of crowdsourcing for ways to improve the design and management of cities. Many good examples are provided.

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The Future of Our Cities: Open, Crowdsourced, and Participatory
Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article presents that executives in the design industry say crowdsourcing is one of the best ways to stay on top of consumer trends stating "it's more powerful when the consumer is...

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Art design for the masses, chosen by the masses
Guidelines for successful crowdsourcing
document Distributed Knowledge

A good read thats gives the reader directions/guide/rules to successful crowdsourcing.

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Guidelines for successful crowdsourcing
If Crowdsourcing is Evil, This is its Soundtrack
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

An interesting article and an extensive comment stream challenging the merits of crowdsourcing.

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If Crowdsourcing is Evil, This is its Soundtrack
Is Crowdfunding the Future of Journalism?
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge

A good read which discusses in detail crowdfunding and journalism.

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Is Crowdfunding the Future of Journalism?
A Clearinghouse for Netflix Prize-Like Contests
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good example of creative ways to develop innovative solutions by engaging communities who participate for financial, social and professional rewards.

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Opening Up to Collaboration
document Distributed Knowledge

Opening up to collaboration can build an engine for growth, innovate and create ideas.

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Opening Up to Collaboration
Model for Collaborative Decision Making
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article is for the entrepreneurs who would like to find out some ways they can utilize the knowledge of the crowd in their business.

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Model for Collaborative Decision Making
Bicycle Built For 2,000
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

One can crowdsource many things and this article is an example of crowdsourcing a song where more that two thousand people contributed.

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Bicycle Built For 2,000
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.

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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

This articles talks about the project Assignment Zero, an attempt to crowdsource journalism.

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Assignment Zero, open-source journalism
Can open source innovate better than corporations?
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article talks about open source can lead to innovation and provides examples on how open source has lead to some of the greatest innovations.

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Can open source innovate better than corporations?
Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good read providing some of the metrics/measurement criteria that should be adopted to determine the impact of open innovation within an organization.

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Copyright and the crowdsourcing of promotional materials
document Distributed Knowledge

A good read on how information on social sites could be used for promotions.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Copyright and the crowdsourcing of promotional materials
Creativesourced: Nelson Beer
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A good read on how new products are being developed by involving the masses and getting their feedback to drive product development.

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Creativesourced: Nelson Beer