Crowd sourcing

01.11.12
Kickstarter details the year that was: 27k projects, almost $100 million in funding
01.11.12

Kickstarter details the year that was: 27k projects, almost $100 million in funding

Just how big a year was 2011 for Kickstarter? Very nearly a $100 million dollar year. That was...

By D. Melanson,   01.11.12
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06.14.11
In Iceland, constitutions are written on Facebook
06.14.11

In Iceland, constitutions are written on Facebook

Ah, Iceland -- home to the Blue Lagoon, Sigur Rós and, most recently, crowdsourced constit...

By A. Toor,   06.14.11
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04.12.11
RootMetrics launches Cell Phone Coverage Map, uses crowd-sourcing to test networks' lofty claims
04.12.11

RootMetrics launches Cell Phone Coverage Map, uses crowd-sourcing to test networks' lofty claims

When dealing in Soviet relations, President Reagan impressed upon a generation the mantra, "Trust,...

By Z. Lutz,   04.12.11
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08.10.10
Waze still has a 'waze' to go
08.10.10

Waze still has a 'waze' to go

The free nav app for the iPhone, Waze, has just been updated with a new 2.0 version that sports some...

By Mel Martin,   08.10.10
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07.08.10
Ridley Scott, YouTube announce 'Life In A Day' crowd-sourced feature film project
07.08.10

Ridley Scott, YouTube announce 'Life In A Day' crowd-sourced feature film project

Is the future of cinema truly this democratic? We dunno, but if you want to find out there's probab...

By Joseph L. Flatley,   07.08.10
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05.17.10
HTC Wildfire hands-on (update: video!)
05.17.10

HTC Wildfire hands-on (update: video!)

Some eager beavers went ahead and busted through the embargo dam this morning, so you should alread...

By Vlad Savov,   05.17.10
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03.18.10
Nokia's Design by Community makes smartphone concepting a multiplayer game, with limits
03.18.10

Nokia's Design by Community makes smartphone concepting a multiplayer game, with limits

Nokia's community blog has opened up the crowdsourcing floodgates, at least in theory. For "Design...

By R. Miller,   03.18.10
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08.31.07
CrowdSpirit gadget development project goes into beta
08.31.07

CrowdSpirit gadget development project goes into beta

It's been quite a while coming, but the ambitious CrowdSpirit project has finally moved from the hy...

By D. Melanson,   08.31.07
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