News

Aug 16

Startup to Crowdsource Self-Driving Car Technology Development

By Michael Contreras

Like it or not, self-driving cars have already hit the pavement as tech and automotive companies begin to lay the groundwork for a future of autonomous vehicles.

Aug 01

Mozilla is Embracing Crowdsourcing to Enhance its Voice Recognition Software

By Michael Contreras

Last week, Mozilla, best-known for its web browser Firefox, launched a project to catch up to the strides in artificial intelligence (AI) made by the world’s largest tech companies.

Jul 27

Big Pharma is Adopting Co-Creation to Develop New Drugs

By Michael Contreras

Big Pharma seems to always be in the news for the wrong reasons.

Jul 17

Jeff Bezos is Crowdsourcing his First Major Philanthropic Initiative

By Michael Contreras

Since founding Amazon in the 1990s then embarking on the 21st century commercial space race, Jeff Bezos has significantly transformed the world we live in today. Now, Bezos wants to change the world in another meaningful way: philanthropy.

Jul 10

Oreo is Sending Samples of New Cookies from its Crowdsourcing Campaign

By Michael Contreras

Oreos are known for their sweet cream filling sandwiched between two chocolate cookies.

Jun 20

AI Company CrowdFlower Raises $20M for Crowdsourcing

By Michael Contreras

Buzzwords such as 'Artificial Intelligence' and 'Crowdsourcing,' once predominantly used by the Tech Industry, are now becoming commonplace.

Jun 08

Q&A With Epi Ludvik Nekaj, Founder & CEO of Crowdsourcing Week

By Michael Contreras

We are one week away from Crowdsourcing Week's North American Summit in Washington, D.C.! To gear up for this event, we sat down for a Q&A with the Founder & CEO of Crowdsourcing Week, Epi Ludvik Nekaj. Here's what we discussed:

Jun 06

United Nations and GatherIQ Launch Humanitarian Crowdsourcing Campaign

By Michael Contreras

The United Nations Migration Agency is leveraging big data and crowdsourcing tactics to help solve the global humanitarian crises.

May 23

President Trump Signs Executive Order Establishing American Technology Council

By Michael Contreras

Earlier this month, President Trump signed an executive order creating the American Technology Council (ATC) to bring in fresh perspectives and new technologies into the Federal Government’s operations.

May 15

Crowdsourcing Week Summit D.C. (June 15) Will Bring Crowd Innovation to Center Stage

By Michael Contreras

We live in very exciting times. Technology is fuelling disruptive business models. Companies can engage with customers on entirely new levels.