Jul 8, 2019

Crowdfunding campaign launched to stop EU’s new copyright regulations

Over five million people have already signed up in protest at the EU’s action.

Aug 18, 2017

Crowdsourcing disrupts retail

A mobile app is using the power of crowdsourcing to target problem areas in retail - and creating jobs at the same time.

Mar 2, 2017

Crowdsourcing is the new black

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.

Apr 5, 2016

Virtual supercomputer joins TB fight

IBM and scientists invite volunteers to donate their devices' spare computing power to better understand the disease.

Mar 14, 2016

Building a 'cyber photofit' of attackers

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.

Oct 15, 2015

ADDaBIT adds social media to crowdfunding

The social saving platform now enables contributions to be made via social media networks.

Oct 14, 2015

Open Innovation with Unilever's Foundry IDEAS

Unilever's crowdsourced innovation program aims to make sustainable living commonplace by collaborating with innovators.?

Nov 19, 2012

Recruitment via the crowd

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.

Oct 16, 2012

App lets strangers comment on relationships

The Impressions app relies on comments from strangers to provide clarity on the user's relationship issues.

Oct 11, 2012

Amazon makes movies

The online retailer is crowdsourcing the creation of original content, developing original movies and TV programmes.

Jun 27, 2012

Crowdsourcing to translate the Web

Duolingo hopes to teach users foreign languages while using their newly acquired skills to translate the Web.

May 11, 2012

Crowdsourcing fashion opinions through Facebook

A new initiative, Fashion Like, displays the amount of times a garment has been 'liked' on relevant clothes racks in real-time.

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