Posts Tagged ‘crowdsourcing‘

The Top 12 Digital Health Collaborations Today

From gamification to robotic surgeons to crowd-sourcing, science fiction is officially reality in the healthcare arena. Many companies are incentivizing patients to be healthier, trading money for reaching personal fitness goals. In the shaky economic climate we find ourselves in, more and more people will

Co-ops are the future of the American economy

Worker ownership and management aren’t cure-alls for America’s cancerous concentrations of wealth and political power. But they are viable ways to organize our economy so that those who do the work receive an increasing share, if not the full product, of their labor. This is

futurist-foresight: Crowdbased medical diagnostics? I am a little bit skeptical – But am giving it a try. If it works out I may get a cane :) emergentfutures: Platform harnesses the crowds to solve rare disease cases When doctors don’t have the answer, CrowdMed relies

One canary in the coalmine that points towards an increasingly crowdsourced future: fan-funded low-cost or open-source consoles including the GameStick and Ouya are suddenly prepared to vie with big-ticket platforms like the PlayStation 3, Wii U and Xbox 360 – a historical first. CES 2013:

futurist-foresight: Crowdsourcing: Coming to a government near you? Finland is about to start using crowdsourcing to create new laws By David Meyer, The Finnish government has approved the technology behind a new ‘Open Ministry’ platform, which will act as a hub for citizens who

World’s first full motion graphics presentation – Keynote at TheNextWeb 2012 (by Ross Dawson)

futuristlab: The future of content marketing… ibmsocialbiz: Why crowdsourcing is the future of content marketing. You get a radically more effective product —whether a product, a podcast or a video — because literally crowds of engaged people are getting involved, providing feedback, and producing finished

The Ethics of Crowdsourcing (by rossdaht2)

Five By Five – 9 Feb 2012

1. Jules Verne: The Man Who Invented the Future – Ward Jenkins via  The Ward-O-Matic — Peter Plasencia’s illustrations of Verne’s works are wonderful, although the book is out of print. #julesverne #futurism 2. U.S. House of Representatives Passes H.R. 2930, the ‘Entrepreneur Access to