MOVING THE CROWD AT THREADLESS

@article{Brabham2010MOVINGTC,
  title={MOVING THE CROWD AT THREADLESS},
  author={Daren C. Brabham},
  journal={Information, Communication \& Society},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={1122 - 1145}
}
  • Daren C. Brabham
  • Published 17 August 2010
  • Computer Science
  • Information, Communication & Society
Crowdsourcing is an online, distributed problem-solving and production model already in use by businesses such as Threadless.com, iStockphoto.com, and InnoCentive.com. This model, which harnesses the collective intelligence of a crowd of Web users through an open-call format, has the potential for government and non-profit applications. Yet, in order to explore new applications for the crowdsourcing model, there must be a better understanding of why crowds participate in crowdsourcing processes… 
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