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New Book Uses Crowdsourced Photos To Educate Future Generations About Ferguson
Photographers have already submitted over 5,000 images to be used for the "Chronicle Ferguson" project.
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Chelsea Manning Defense Fund Flooded With Donations
Peter Andrew Hart
"It's in our collective interest to ensure that whistleblowers are able to receive a full, vigorous defense of their rights."
Here's Hows Texas Is Leading the Political Tech Revolution
Director, Glasshouse Policy
If you told me two years ago that Texas would be on the cutting edge of employing online tools to connect voters directly to their government's policy-making processes, I wouldn't have believed you.
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This Is What Peace Looks Like
What does peace look like to you? That's the question we posed to millions of creatives on EyeEm, a community for photo sharing
8 Content Marketing Tips for When No One Reads Your Content
Vice President of Operations, Computan
Congrats on posting your infographic, blog, video or webinar. One problem: Uncle Jeb is your only reader. So what should you do?
Crowdsourcing Goes Further Than You'd Think
This crowd wisdom from social communities is not a new phenomenon. However, it's certainly gaining traction and acceptance.
The Secret Sauce to Successful Crowdsourcing Campaigns
making a difference...
We live in an age of entrepreneurial overload, after all -- how are you going to set yourself apart from all the rest?
4 Ways to Crowdsource Your Marketing Success
Entrepreneur, online marketing guru and startup addict
Is it possible to use the crowd as easily, inexpensively and efficiently as the cloud for deploying marketing campaigns and tactics? The answer, according to a number of experts, is yes. Here are four ways these marketers are using the crowd successfully.
Can Things Be Too Good?
President, Sokanu Enterprise
Some people might think I am conflating too many problems into one. Maybe I am, but whatever the web of systemic influences might be, I think we will see in coming times more examples of cultural backlashes against "too goods."
Power to the Crowd: Same Meat, Different Gravy?
Founder, CEO of Brand Expedition
Crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, crowdforcing and collaborative consumption: it is clear that everything 'crowd' or 'collaborative' is hot.
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Your Dream Is Their Dream: Bypassing the Publisher
Portland, Oregon Photographer, Speaker, Writer, and Vlogger
The age of the art patron is alive and well. Instead of being the activity of the rich, the patron is the person with five dollars to spare and a favorite author to support. Their dream is our dream.
From Crowdsourcing to Crowdstorming
Serving Startups That Make Cities Better
Over the last decade, organizations like GE, P&G, DARPA and LEGO have pioneered working with crowds to brainstorm. And in recent years, startups like Quirky, Localmotors and Giffgaff have put "crowdstorming" at the core of their strategies to bring better products and services to market.
How to Create an Amazing Crowdfunding Pitch
Keynote Speaker and Author, 'Make Change Work For You"
Make sure your pitch clearly demonstrates your project, key selling points and what makes it unique. Videos should clearly
Is Crowdsourcing the Next Big Thing?
Ramon B. Nuez Jr.
Building a latticework of mental models.
One of the primary advantages of crowdsourcing is that the organization now has access to a wider range of expertise that would be unavailable to it otherwise.
The Heartbeat of Bogotá: Engaging the Population of a City to Reinvent Itself for the Digital Age
Co-Author, with son Alex Tapscott, of Blockchain Revolution (M...
Around the world our cities are in desperate need of rejuvenation and transformation. Elected officials are scrambling to equip their cities for the 21st century, talking about creating "open," "networked," and "smart" cities.
Friendship Advice: 8 Signs Your Friend Is A Social Climber
Irene S. Levine
Freelance Journalist & Psychologist
Not every social climber exhibits the same exact behaviors, but here are some telltale signs (crowd sourced by other posters and doctored by me) that can save us all some heartache.
Survey: How Would You Prefer to Connect With NYC Government?
Chief Digital Officer, New York State
In late January, I joined the City of New York, focusing on how our citizens and government communicate and work together online. My first step in preparing our strategy is to examine how the public currently uses digital technology.
The Huffington Loaf: A Crowdsourced Meatloaf Recipe
AmazingRibs.com, Barbecue Whisperer, Hedonism Evangelist, Omni...
Whenever the topic comes up with friends, they all have some great ideas and new twists on this All-American classic. So let's develop a killer meatloaf together.
Amazon And Zooppa Crowdsource Ad Campaign For Novel (VIDEO)
Published by Amazon, Richard Hine's new novel, "Russell Wiley Is Out To Lunch," takes place in 2006 when media companies
4 Food Makes Crowdsourced Donut Burgers
4 Food is a new fast food concept that's just launched in NYC. They make hamburgers with the centers cut out. (Think meat
Today's New Vocabulary Word Is "Crowdsourced'
I think my favorite part of the reporter's observations is, "But it's pretty surprising that before filing the suit she didn't
Vitaminwater Using Facebook to Crowdsource New Drink: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer September 10, 2009
Business advisor, author & commentator.
Apple announced yesterday that it will begin packaging iPod nano's with built in video cameras. While Apple mysteriously
Carl Icahn's Son Launches Film Start-Up
By New York Times, New York Times
And after granting money to winners of its online competitions, determined by popular user vote, the investors in Massify
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