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Using the Power of Collaboration to Crowdsource Learning | A conversation on TED.com

Using the Power of Collaboration to Crowdsource Learning | A conversation on TED.com | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
Coworking, crowdsourcing, citizen sourcing, collaboration - all these these familiar Web 2.0 terms for cooperative human engagement have been applied to everything from scientific inquiry into protein folding to mapping galaxies, to creating...

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Crowdsourcing and the Future of Industry [Infographic]

Crowdsourcing and the Future of Industry [Infographic] | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
We take a look at an infographic on the future of industry and consider how crowdsourcing and crowdfunding can mesh with emerging trends.
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Breaking Down Language Barriers, One Crowdsourced Translation at a Time - Crowdsourcing.org

Breaking Down Language Barriers, One Crowdsourced Translation at a Time - Crowdsourcing.org | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
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Breaking Down Language Barriers, One Crowdsourced Translation at a Time
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By targeting topics of great interest, these companies have successfully been able to garner the power of crowdsourced translations.
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Microsoft announces Chip In student PC crowdsourcing program - NEWS.GNOM.ES

Microsoft announces Chip In student PC crowdsourcing program
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With Chip In, students crowdsource contributions from friends and family toward the purchase of a new Windows PC or tablet.
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Emergency Journalism | toolkit for better and accurate reporting

Emergency Journalism | toolkit for better and accurate reporting | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it

On 17 September the European Journalism Centre (EJC) attended the PICNIC Festival 2012 at the EYE Film Institute in Amsterdam where they hosted a four-hour session entitled “Maps, the Power of the Crowd, and Big Data Verification”, which focused on how crowdsourced information can play a crucial role in unexpected circumstances like political uprisings and natural disasters. One of the main questions asked was: how can the data best be verified and what is the role of the media?


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Crowdsourcing Week: The Potential of Crowd Power (Video)

Crowdsourcing Week: The Potential of Crowd Power (Video) | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
Watch this special video from José María Figueres, President of the Carbon War Room. Figueres hails the power of crowdsourcing and the potential for Crowdsourcing Week to become a key summit for those of us who live and breathe all things crowd.
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Microsoft announces 'Chip In', a student PC crowdsourcing program to fund less ... - The Slanted

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9 of the World's Top 10 Brands Are Crowdsourcing - Crowdsourcing.org

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9 of the World's Top 10 Brands Are Crowdsourcing
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Every business in the world can learn from these top brands who are tapping into the power of crowdsourcing to create brand value.
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How to Make Crowdfunding Technology Work in a Non-Tech Sector

How to Make Crowdfunding Technology Work in a Non-Tech Sector | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
Sarah Timms, founder and CEO of LoveAnimals.org, a recently-launched crowdfunding platform for animal welfare and wildlife conservation, writes in to explain how to make crowdfunding appealing to non-tech companies and organizations.
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Jamie Drummond: Let's crowdsource the world's goals | Video on TED.com

In 2000, the UN laid out 8 goals to make the world better by reducing poverty and disease -- with a deadline of 2015.
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The power of the crowdsourced documentary | MIT Center for Civic ...

The power of the crowdsourced documentary | MIT Center for Civic ... | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
"It's been an incredible year because we've been breaking the rules of documentary. I spent the early part of my career working on what John Els called 'dinosaurs' - 90 minute films with big budgets and blockbuster premieres ...

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Crowdsource your carbon: power plant mapping project seeks location, CO2 data - GigaOM

Crowdsource your carbon: power plant mapping project seeks location, CO2 data - GigaOM | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
Chemistry World Crowdsource your carbon: power plant mapping project seeks location, CO2 data GigaOM Ventus, a citizen science project based at Arizona State University wants eagle-eyed environmentalists to map power plants and hopes to use the...
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Can thorium work? Let's crowd source it - MINING.com

Can thorium work? Let's crowd source it - MINING.com | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
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Can thorium work? Let's crowd source it MINING.com We thought renewables like wind and solar power would be the solution but lost confidence after we learned that power grids are dependant on a baseload of power that renewables don't...
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Product Funder uses crowdsourcing to help develop new consumer products : Business

Product Funder uses crowdsourcing to help develop new consumer products : Business | Crowdsourcing | Scoop.it
BOZEMAN — Product Funder, a new effort that’s designed to spur consumer product development through crowdsourcing, has been launched in Bozeman.
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