Monthly Archives: May 2013

modelH – Health Model Co-Creation Forum (part 4) – Innovation Excellence (blog)



modelH – Health Model Co-Creation Forum (part 4) Innovation Excellence (blog) We are inviting individuals inside and outside of the healthcare industry to join us on one platform to ignite conversations and build solutions for new business models…


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Companies Create MOOCs To Fill Skills Gaps – InformationWeek



Companies Create MOOCs To Fill Skills Gaps
InformationWeek
The platform is being built with Rocketcourse by Tott Labs, a Boston-area developer that will also host the courses.


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Online Labor: Platforms can tax externalities and generate costly …



Online Labor. Thoughts on the economic and technological implications of people working online. Friday, May 24, 2013. Platforms can tax externalities and generate costly signals. The word “URGENT” should cost at least $100 per usage.


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Crowdsourcing For Dummies Publishes Tomorrow – Daily Crowdsource



Daily Crowdsource Crowdsourcing For Dummies Publishes Tomorrow Daily Crowdsource Over the past year, Daily Crowdsource writer, Crowd Leader, author, Professor, Crowdopolis speaker, & IEEE Computer Society President, David Alan Grier, has been…


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Get Rich or Die Tryin: An introduction to Multi-Sided Platforms |



As I wrote in an earlier post about Monday’s StartupQ8 Monthly Event, the phrase “multi-sided platforms” (or MSP’s) might sound dense and technical. However, some of …


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36 New APIs: Staples, USDA and TaggPic – ProgrammableWeb (blog)



36 New APIs: Staples, USDA and TaggPic
ProgrammableWeb (blog)
This week we had 36 new APIs added to our API directory including a U.S.


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Platform Thinking: How to Disrupt Craigslist – The Next Web



… Craigslist has built tremendous network effects. While many believe that technology makes or breaks an internet business, Craigslist clearly demonstrates that platforms win through the value that the community creates.


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Teens Tire of Facebook — but Not Enough to Log Off – TIME



Times of India Teens Tire of Facebook — but Not Enough to Log Off TIME These competing sites inevitably eat into the time users can spend on Facebook — the company admitted as much in its annual 10-K report filed with the Securities and Exchange…


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Amazon ‘Kindle Worlds’ platform lets fan fiction writers sell stories – National Post



Amazon ‘Kindle Worlds’ platform lets fan fiction writers sell stories
National Post
SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon is once again shaking up traditional publishing models.


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Idea Entrepreneur: The New 21st Century Career – blogs.hbr.org (blog)



Idea Entrepreneur: The New 21st Century Career
blogs.hbr.org (blog)
They create a platform of expressions and generate revenue to support their social activities.


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