How One Bristol Startup Hopes To Crowdsource The World's Computing Power
Yellow Dog has helped cut customers' rendering time down from 10 hours to 15 minutes, thanks to its crowdsourced cloud computing model.
Be a leader. Follow the crowd…live crowdsourcing at the Singularity University Global Summit.
Post by Kate Estep of DeloittePixel™ Singularity University’s Global Summit brings together a world-class collection of thinkers, leaders and doers to help redefine the future of business, technology, and humanity as a whole. The Summit explores how people are creating and using breakthrough technologies to tackle the world’s greatest challenges. In support of these themes, Deloitte Pixel™ ran a live crowdsourcing demonstration soliciting, exploring, and prototyping ideas to improve governance and citizen engagement through mobile technology. The challenge strived to answer the following question – Wouldn’t it be better if there was more participation and transparency in creation of government policy and legislation? We want to empower citizens to become a part of the policy and lawmaking process. The challenge targeted mobile technology as the suggested means through which to accomplish this goal. The crowdsourcing challenge was designed in two phases, idea generation and design prototyping, and worked ac...
XPRIZE Launches New Visioneering Model for Evaluating and Selecting the Next XPRIZE Competition | Business Wire
XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, today announced that nine international teams have been selected to design the next gene
CrowdFlower raises $10M to combine artificial intelligence with…
CrowdFlower is announcing that it has raised $10 million in Series D funding. The round was led by Microsoft, with participation from Canvas Ventures and Trinity Ventures. The San Francisco-based company has now raised a total of $38 million, according to CrunchBase. CrowdFlower launched at the TechCrunch50 conference (today’s Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch Disrupt) back in 2009, billing…
Indiegogo launches crowdsourcing for big businesses
Indiegogo announced today that it has launched a crowdsourcing site for enterprises that will allow them to fund R&D projects, validate proposed products and run contests for new ideas.