Human-based computation

Known as: Distributed thinking, HBC, Human computation 
Human-based computation (HBC), human-assisted computation, ubiquitous human computing or distributed thinking (by analogy to distributed computing… (More)
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2014
2014
Given a batch of human computation tasks, a commonly ignored aspect is how the price (i.e., the reward paid to human workers) of… (More)
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2013
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2013
Designers of human computation systms often face the need to aggregate noisy information provided by multiple people. While… (More)
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2012
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2012
An important class of tasks that are underexplored in current human computation systems are complex tasks with global constraints… (More)
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2010
2010
Thousands of websites have been created to crowdsource tasks. In this paper, systems that crowdsource human-based computations… (More)
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2010
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2010
Mechanical Turk (MTurk) provides an on-demand source of human computation. This provides a tremendous opportunity to explore… (More)
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2010
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2010
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Mechanical Turk (MTurk) is an increasingly popular web service for paying people small rewards to do human computation tasks… (More)
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2009
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2009
Since its introduction at CHI 2004, the ESP Game has inspired many similar games that share the goal of gathering data from… (More)
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2007
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2007
Tasks like image recognition are trivial for humans, but continue to challenge even the most sophisticated computer programs… (More)
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2006
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2006
Through online games, people can collectively solve large-scale computational problems. E ach year, people around the world spend… (More)
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1998
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1998
Of course, words aren’t magic. Neither are sextants, compasses, maps, slide rules and all the other paraphenelia which have… (More)
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