Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social research & statistics
Not currently available
Loot Price: R877
Discovery Miles 8 770
Share your images
Supplier out of stock. If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available.
Crowdsourcing is a neologism for the act of taking tasks
traditionally performed by an employee or contractor, and
outsourcing it to a group (crowd) of people or community in the
form of an open call. For example, the public may be invited to
develop a new technology, carry out a design task (also known as
community-based design and distributed participatory design),
refine or carry out the steps of an algorithm (see Human-based
computation), or help capture, systematize or analyze large amounts
of data (see also citizen science). The term has become popular
with business authors and journalists as shorthand for the trend of
leveraging the mass collaboration enabled by Web 2.0 technologies
to achieve business goals. However, both the term and its
underlying business models have attracted controversy and
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!