A mobile app is using the power of crowdsourcing to target problem areas in retail - and creating jobs at the same time.
Crowd-sourcing innovation is becoming increasingly popular amongst companies that have a more open business model, although it has its pros and cons, says Rittal.
IBM and scientists invite volunteers to donate their devices' spare computing power to better understand the disease.
Crowdsourcing information to build an accurate picture of the attacker will help identify who, out of the seven billion people on the planet, the criminal is, says Palo Alto Networks.
The social saving platform now enables contributions to be made via social media networks.
Unilever's crowdsourced innovation program aims to make sustainable living commonplace by collaborating with innovators.?
Start-up Hiring Bounty seeks to turn traditional recruitment on its head by tapping into the collective wisdom of the crowd to drive the referral process.
The Impressions app relies on comments from strangers to provide clarity on the user's relationship issues.
The online retailer is crowdsourcing the creation of original content, developing original movies and TV programmes.
Duolingo hopes to teach users foreign languages while using their newly acquired skills to translate the Web.
A new initiative, Fashion Like, displays the amount of times a garment has been 'liked' on relevant clothes racks in real-time.
Online reputation management agency BrandsEye creates a tool that leverages the power of the crowd to accurately gauge online sentiment.