Crowd sourcing

By Carol Read | An overview of crowd sourcing in a range of different settings and key info on #CareDesign 2016 a health care project running now

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Care Design 2016

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These are Google’s 4 best practices for fostering creativity and innovation

“How many golf balls could you fit in a school bus?” This is the kind of question Google and its big tech brethren were once known for asking would-be employees. The reasoning behind the technique seemed intuitive. Ask people odd questions, see how original and well analyzed their thought process …

Ways To Use Crowd Sourcing In The Classroom

Can you help?I’m facilitating a session with Tzvi Pittinsky on using Crowd sourcing in the Classroom at ISTE 2015 and Tzvi decided that the best way …

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Google News Lab launches three new projects focused on crowd-sourced journalism

The News Lab at Google, run by former YouTube executive Olivia Ma, launched three interesting projects on Thursday, all of which are focused to some …

Crowd Sourced Photo Project Delivers Window Views From Around The World

A window covering manufacturer, Somfy, just released an interesting crowd sourced photo project aptly titled, “A View From Here“. For the project, …

Crowd-sourced storytelling: How innovators are opening up the creative process

Crowd-sourced<p>storytelling<p>The whole is greater than the sum of its parts<p>By Lindsay Rothfeld<p>Presented by Qualcomm Snapdragon<p>Crowd-sourced<p>storytelling<p>By …

AstraZeneca taps crowd sourcing to find cancer drug cocktails

LONDON (Reuters) - Drugmaker AstraZeneca is harnessing the wisdom of crowds to help mix tomorrow’s cancer drug cocktails.<p>A sign is seen at an AstraZeneca site in Macclesfield, central England May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Phil Noble<p>The company said on Tuesday its decision to release preclinical data from …

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Sunshine app promises real-time weather updates using crowd-sourced information

Forget about Met Office predictions, a new app wants to give consumers accurate weather forecasts, updated to-the-second using crowd-sourced …

Using Crowdsourcing to Track the Next Viral Disease Outbreak | The Takeaway | WNYC

An innovative global online monitoring system called HealthMap uses the power of the internet and crowdsourcing to detect and track emerging …

Digital social innovation: ground-up policy making

Yesterday, at a jam-packed meeting room in the heart of the European Commission in Brussels, we convened the world’s first policy workshop for …

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Using Open Innovation to Deliver High-End Healthcare Disruption

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Julie Wheelan, Edison Nation Medical. Julie Wheelan, Edison Nation Medical<p>The lifeblood of any successful company stems from a …

Crowd-sourced storytelling: how can you make the most of UGC?

When it comes to storytelling, there's no question that asking "the crowd" for funds, information or content itself has proven successful in many cases. The Guardian Witness platform has allowed citizens to become important news sources; AirBnB is creating its second crowdsourced video to showcase …

Using crowdsourcing to search for flight MH 370 has both pluses and minuses

It now appears that the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370, which vanished en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing a week ago, was in the wrong place. Investigators now think the plane was deliberately diverted from its planned route; satellite data suggest its last communication came from one …

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