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Zagat
site Distributed Knowledge / Reviews

Zagat Survey® is a business based on a simple premise – that the shared opinions of thousands of avid consumers with real experiences are inherently more accurate than the opinions of just one or...

Archenette EvangelioJul 17, 2011 09:28 am GMT1515 views
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Wikipleadia
document Distributed Knowledge

Wikipedia is an epitome of the fundamental values of the world wide web. However, the site also has its own pitfalls, such as the following: 1. On the whole, Wikipedia’s system of peer...

Luis Enrique MoralesJan 16, 2011 05:13 pm GMT0 views
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Wikipleadia
Wikipedia: Nice People
video Distributed Knowledge

Without volunteer editors (and all others who take part in Wikipedia's endeavor), Wikipedia wouldn't be as successful as it is today. For ten years, Wikipedia's participants continue...

Tonya Van Dijk Jan 17, 2011 02:46 pm GMT0 views
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Wikipedia: Nice People
MySears Community
site Distributed Knowledge / Reviews

MySears Community is a growing but personalized online community consisting of vibrant individuals interested in sharing their opinions, ideas and thoughts. So whether you are a loyal Sears, Kmart,...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 24, 2011 09:55 am GMT0 views
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MySears Community
Foodspotting
site Distributed Knowledge / Reference

Foodspotting is a visual guide to good food and where to find it. Foodspotting is the easiest way to find and share the foods you love: Instead of reviewing restaurants, you can recommend your...

Archenette EvangelioFeb 17, 2011 02:23 am GMT0 views
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Foodspotting
Tapping the Innovative Masses
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The survey found out that people reprogrammed their washing machines to create a spin-only cycle, modified dog bowls so they wouldn't slide around the floor when the dog ate, built treetop...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 25, 2011 04:42 pm GMT0 views
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Tapping the Innovative Masses
12designer.com explores crowdsourcing user’s motivation in an international research
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

A survey conducted by leading European creative crowdsourcing website 12designer.com will be presented at the Crowdconvention in Berlin. The results of the survey, in which over 700 users from...

Rebecca GutierrezMay 09, 2011 04:31 pm GMT0 views
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12designer.com explores crowdsourcing user’s motivation in an international research
Where is this
site Distributed Knowledge / Social (or Peer) Production

Did you ever find a picture on the internet and thought, "Where is this ?“. Where the fuck is this - is your helpful tool to find this place. Through this site, you can post a picture and...

Tim SatterthwaiteMay 22, 2011 03:00 am GMT0 views
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Where is this
What's on the Menu?
site Distributed Knowledge / Reference

With approximately 40,000 menus dating from the 1840s to the present, The New York Public Library’s restaurant menu collection is one of the largest in the world, used by historians, chefs,...

Archenette EvangelioJun 05, 2011 07:38 am GMT0 views
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What's on the Menu?
SoftwareJudge
site Distributed Knowledge / Reviews

If you have strong opinions about software, whether positive or negative, and want to get paid for your reviews, you are in the right place. They pay up to 50 dollars for tell-it-like-it-is, no...

Pablo BracciniJun 21, 2011 03:22 pm GMT0 views
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SoftwareJudge
Worker Motivation in Crowdsourcing – A Study on Mechanical Turk
document Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

They find that the extrinsic motivational categories (immediate payoffs, delayed payoffs, social motivation) have a strong effect on the time spent on the platform. For many workers, however,...

Fritz SchaeferJul 01, 2011 03:11 am GMT0 views
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Worker Motivation in Crowdsourcing – A Study on Mechanical Turk
Logo Contest Reviews
site Distributed Knowledge / Reviews

Logo Contest Reviews is a site for reviewing and comparing some of the top logo design contest sites in order to help you choose the best logo contest company. They provide you stats based on the...

Archenette EvangelioJul 01, 2011 08:36 pm GMT0 views
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Logo Contest Reviews
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Convenes Massive Internet Slush Pile
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The book of rescued self-published material will be called The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 1 and released in December. To curate, Mr. Gordon-Levitt has put up a call for submissions on the...

Tim SatterthwaiteJul 06, 2011 05:47 am GMT0 views
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Convenes Massive Internet Slush Pile
TapIn Launches a Mobile Social Network for News
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The “citizen journalism” portion of the app is based around what are called “gigs,” which are requests for information about specific topics or news events. Journalists from the newspapers...

Tonya Van Dijk Jul 12, 2011 10:41 pm GMT0 views
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TapIn Launches a Mobile Social Network for News
Diversity in Crowdsourcing
question Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Do you think the pre-screening of candidates for crowdsourcing is appropriate for all types of tasks? If you have an opinion could you please fill out my survey for my masters thesis in this area...

Anne DillonJul 13, 2011 10:02 am GMT0 views
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Diversity in Crowdsourcing
BBC to survey UK mobile coverage
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

One of the key solutions is identifying the problem. X network's may only be terrible in certain locations and this survey will provide better information for operators.

Pablo BracciniJul 18, 2011 03:56 pm GMT0 views
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BBC to survey UK mobile coverage
The State of Social Recruiting in 2011 [Infographic]
document Cloud Labor, Distributed Knowledge

As anyone who's hired or been hired for a job in the last few years knows, social media is now a standard fixture of the recruiting process. Current data shows that sites like LinkedIn,...

Fiona MaresJul 26, 2011 01:20 am GMT0 views
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The State of Social Recruiting in 2011 [Infographic]
Finding Deceptive Opinion Spam by Any Stretch of the Imagination
document Distributed Knowledge

In this work researchers have developed the first large-scale dataset containing gold-standard deceptive opinion spam. With it, researchers have shown that the detection of deceptive opinion spam...

Archenette EvangelioAug 22, 2011 01:38 am GMT0 views
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Finding Deceptive Opinion Spam by Any Stretch of the Imagination
People’s Collection Wales
site Distributed Knowledge / Citizen Journalism

People’s Collection Wales is a place to discover and learn, contribute your own content and share the story of your Wales with the world.

Adam FrazerAug 25, 2011 08:31 am GMT0 views
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People’s Collection Wales
Forkly
site Distributed Knowledge / Reference

Forkly makes it ridiculously easy to match your taste buds with the food and restaurants around you. Capture and share your tastes while dining out, and Forkly will help you discover a new...

Pablo BracciniSep 05, 2011 01:52 pm GMT0 views
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Forkly
2011 Crowdsourcing Industry Survey
Distributed Knowledge

When I first wrote the Wired article, The Rise of Crowdsourcing, that coined that term, I could count the number of organizations using crowdsourcing on my hands and feet. Over the next several years crowdsourcing continued to grow: slowly, and organically, at first, then rapidly and egged on by an increasing number of books, articles, and the burgeoning hype around all things social media. By the time my book hit the stands in late 2008 the days when I could recount, from memory, all the important players in the crowdsourcing field were long gone. As I moved on to new projects, I wondered when someone would come along and conduct a comprehensive survey.


I'm happy to note the wait is over.

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Jeff HoweSep 26, 2011 11:25 pm GMT0 views
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