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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.

Carl EspostiAug 25, 2010 02:13 am GMT15909 views
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Charles Leadbeater: The rise of the amateur professional
 

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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.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Opening Up to Collaboration
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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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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Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
Crowdsourcing as a Model for Problem Solving
video Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

In this video Daren explains that the way crowdsourcing works is that a company has a problem it wants to solve and it broadcasts that problem through on-line communities to a ‘crowd”. The crowd...

Carl EspostiSep 21, 2010 04:36 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing as a Model for Problem Solving
A brief introduction to crowdsourcing
video Open Innovation, Tools

The question "why should we care about crowdsourcing" was posed...this is a 60 second response.

Carl EspostiSep 24, 2010 02:17 am GMT0 views
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A brief introduction to crowdsourcing
How Crowdsourcing LLC uses Crowdsourcing (2)
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A 60 second response on how Crowdsourcing LLC has used crowdsourcing to build our business model.

Carl EspostiSep 24, 2010 02:57 am GMT0 views
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How Crowdsourcing LLC uses Crowdsourcing (2)
How Crowdsourcing LLC uses crowdsourcing (1)
video Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation, Tools

A 60 second response providing examples of how Crowdsourcing LLC has build our business and site using crowdsourcing to source development services, graphics and branding services, project work and...

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How Crowdsourcing LLC uses crowdsourcing (1)
No innovation in open source? What planet are you from?
document Distributed Knowledge

Open source has indeed completely evolved the approach of application development. It has certainly created more room for innovation since open source does away with the limitations of traditional...

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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No innovation in open source? What planet are you from?
connect + develop
site Open Innovation / R & D

Connect + develop open innovation strategy has established more than one thousand active agreement with innovation partners. Connect + develop enables P&G to share R&D, commercialization...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 03:32 pm GMT0 views
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connect + develop
innovaro
site Open Innovation / R & D

Innovaro provides clients a comprehensive portfolio of solutions to navigate the complexities of the entire innovation ecosystem. Working with the clients, Innovaro develops compelling strategies...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 06:23 pm GMT0 views
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innovaro
Crowdsourcing: What it is and how it works
blog Open Innovation

This blog post provides an explanation of crowdsourcing is and how it works with some good examples.

Matthew KellyNov 29, 2010 11:23 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing: What it is and how it works
A Critical Choice Regarding Innovation
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge

The author argues that "breakthrough innovations don't come from market research, even from web 2.0 market research via deep customer engagement. They come from the singular vision of an...

John MatthewDec 07, 2010 02:53 pm GMT0 views
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A Critical Choice Regarding Innovation
ideaOffer
site Open Innovation / Idea Generation

Created by two New Concept Factory staff members, Evgeniy Kiselyov and Evgeniy Cherkasov, IdeaOffer is an online community allowing people to create projects while others get to help them by...

Archenette EvangelioDec 11, 2010 09:09 am GMT0 views
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ideaOffer
Crowdsourcing and the Task Unification Tool
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing has a crowd of critics. Crowdsourcing is the notion of distributed problem-solving where problems are broadcast to large groups of solvers in the form of an open call for solutions.

Benjamin FosselDec 12, 2010 11:13 am GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing and the Task Unification Tool
bringBUDDY (lowQ for youtube)
video Open Innovation

The programs is called “bring.BUDDY,” and it hopes to reduce road congestion and DHL’s carbon emissions. Participants use a smartphone app to specify their travel. An alert is sent to them of any...

Benjamin FosselDec 12, 2010 11:37 am GMT0 views
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bringBUDDY (lowQ for youtube)
Crowdsourcing Crime Part I: The Good Guys
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The rise of smart phones with GPS location has led to a surge in crime spotting apps, mostly in the US. Projects like Postacrime, SpotCrime and Crime Reports all use tips from the crowd to map...

Archenette EvangelioDec 14, 2010 05:33 pm GMT0 views
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Crowdsourcing Crime Part I: The Good Guys
The boundaries of crowdsourcing and how it relates to open innovation
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing and open innovation are related but distinct concepts. Crowdsourcing covers many approaches, which I summarize as ‘tapping the minds of many’. These can include service marketplaces,...

Tim SatterthwaiteDec 14, 2010 07:00 pm GMT0 views
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The boundaries of crowdsourcing and how it relates to open innovation
GE’s Ecomagination Challenge Breaks Open Innovation Records
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The Ecomagination Challenge website, built on Brightidea software, offers visitors a dynamic, rich user-experience in an online innovation community with dozens of ways to interact, stay informed...

Janelle NobleDec 14, 2010 09:14 pm GMT0 views
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GE’s Ecomagination Challenge Breaks Open Innovation Records
Cisco I-Prize Targets Russia
blog Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Back in 2007, Brightidea helped Cisco run their first ever open-innovation competition, the Cisco I-Prize, an external call for innovative ideas on technologies and markets to help the company...

Janelle NobleDec 14, 2010 09:22 pm GMT0 views
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Cisco I-Prize Targets Russia
Brightidea's Innovation Suite
video Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Our facebook-like platform is specifically designed to help company's stay on top of all activities, at every stage of the innovation pipeline.

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Brightidea's Innovation Suite