This one is coming a close second on the week’s selection of webcasts, and indeed may be a nose ahead of Lithium’s. Two noses, in the long term. For all the hype (and the variety), practical crowdsourcing is usually implemented in two bits: a «suggestions» website that is essentially a specialised forum where people (the … Sigue leyendo
These days I’ve collected an outsized collection of vaguely related links that I wanted to explore in more depth or are noticeworthy for some other reason. Some of them bear keeping after perusal, and some are in English. And I always wanted to use that «variegated» word. Innovation, crowdsourcing and predictive markets. It’s become an … Sigue leyendo
Here’s a tibdit from The Economist that I’ve been meaning to comment on for some weeks now. It seems that the «wisdom of crowds» or «wikinomics» crowd (me included, at times) will have a new example to flaunt the efectiveness of opening knowledge processes. The Galaxy Zoo project, now changing gears into publication phase, has … Sigue leyendo
The good people at SocialText keep pushing the wiki ideas. They’ve gone and licensed chapter 9 of the popular book «Wikinomics», about crowdsourcing and collaborative tools… evidently relevant. You can download it here. BTW, that is not all they’re up to. More later.