Monthly Archives: February 2013

blur Group 200% YoY sales growth forecast set to continue



11.10.12 Philip Letts, CEO and Founder of blur Group (LON:BLUR) explains to Proactiveinvestors how he founded the crowdsourcing business “on a few million do…


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CloudFactory, a Cloud Labor platform for creating work opportunities for people in developing nations



CloudFactory is an ambitious project based in Kathmandu, Nepal, with an objective to bring new opportunities of work, via crowdsourcing, to people in developing countries to help fight poverty.


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Crowdsourcing Business: Embrace the Wisdom



From start-ups to large corporations, businesses are crowdsourcing their future. But is such a strategy wise? Tess Riley investigates.


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Small Business Labs: Many Americans Planning to Go Freelance



As part of the MBO Partners State of Independence study a national, statistically significant survey of adult (ages 21+) Americans is conducted. One of the questions asked is: “How likely is it that you will be an independent worker (without…


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Crowdsourcing Developers To Connect Apps Using Appirio …



Appirio has launched a new partner program for connecting cloud apps through CloudSpokes, its 72000 member developer community. Apps increasingly need to..


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Rent Out Your Empty Desks With This Airbnb For Office Space – Co.Exist



Co.Exist Rent Out Your Empty Desks With This Airbnb For Office Space Co.Exist Rahmani envisions the site being used by companies wanting to take advantage of everything from spare cubicles to conference rooms to office suites, on a very temporary…


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Crowdsourcing: The new buzz in business



Businesses are increasingly using crowdsourcing, a method of gathering new ideas and information from online users (Clozette on BBC News – Business seek online solutions through crowdsourcing http://t.co/H5SfahBK


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Lionbridge Announces Enterprise Crowdsourcing Solutions For The Next Generation Of Outsourcing



Through its dedicated Enterprise Crowdsourcing (ECS) practice, Lionbridge is introducing these solutions to bring new value to large enterprises, including the ability to: -Maximize Scalability by providing immediate access to pre-qualified…


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Designing Work for Man and Machine to Do Together Read



There is another growing trend that is now rivaling the growing power of robotics and automation – crowdsourcing.


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Five Signs That Crowdsourcing Will ‘Cross the Chasm’ In 2013



François Pétavy, CEO of eYeka, a crowdsourcing platform, examines some of the trends in crowdsourcing and explains why he thinks crowdsourcing will begin to gain mainstream adoption in 2013.


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