Crowdsourcing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Crowdsourcing en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Shake-Ups at Uber & Lyft and a Suprising Crowdfunding Success: Our Weekly News Roundup News of the week business owners need to know. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich Every Entrepreneur Should Know These 3 Essentials About Crowdfunding What you may not know about this emerging industry could be keeping you back from opportunities. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Matthew Toren Need a New Design? 5 Reasons to Crowdsource It. Most startups do not have the resources to hire expensive design firms. The alternative provides another way. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:30:00 GMT Peter Gasca Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:51:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Staples Wants You to Crowdfund Your Way Onto Its Shelves Staples and crowdfunding site Fundable have teamed up to launch a contest for entrepreneurs. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford $15,000 Could Be Yours If You Fix This Evil Airport Affliction Calling all brains: The TSA is looking for someone to help them figure out this major airport headache -- and is willing to pay for the solution. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:41:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:03:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Crowdsource Your Way to Free Wi-Fi Everywhere By getting people to share a part of their bandwidth, upstart Fon wants to build a no-cost web-access world. Sun, 15 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny Enlist Twitter for Crowdfunding Success Those 140-character posts are perfect for driving traffic to your campaign because of their reach and speed in sharing news. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Kendall Almerico Connecting Brands With Cheap, Fresh and Creative Talent Advertising and digital marketing platform Zooppa partners with brands and agencies to create crowd-sourced commercials. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Grant Davis Is Your Company Marketing Like a Taxicab Business in the Age of Uber? The sharing economy is starting to dramatically upend how creative work fashioned for advertising is sourced. Mon, 12 May 2014 21:30:00 GMT Kevin Bobowski This 3-D Printing Pen Hits $50,000 Kickstarter Goal In Two Hours The Lix pen shot past its fundraising goal in no time. The campaign, now in its second day, has raised almost $250,000. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 5 Tips to Becoming a Disruptive Entrepreneur Startups can now begin life with products that are better and cheaper than those of incumbents. Learn what you can do to set this in motion. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:15:00 GMT Larry Downes and Paul Nunes 3 Tips for Managing Crowdsourced Workers Providing incentives and learning to listen can help managers maximize a crowdsourced workforce. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT Samantha Drake Crowdsourcing Gone Too Far? Canadian Couple Lets the Internet Name Their Baby Girl. Shucks. 'Streetlamp of-the-sea' didn’t make the final cut. What did? We know you're dying to know the lucky newby's winning web name, so come find out. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:42:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Why Crowdsourcing Is the Answer to Business-Software Reviews A new generation of corporate buyers is seeking ways to evaluate enterprise technology in the same way that shoppers tap Yelp for insight about consumer products. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:30:00 GMT Godard Abel Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT Lain Hensley On Becoming That Truly Inclusive Leader In a global economy, openness to new diverse ideas is critical for staying competitive. Embrace a method to cull the best ideas from your team and put them into action. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT Shirley Engelmeier Your Crowdfunding Cheat Sheet (Infographic) An overview of how companies are raising money with crowdfunding, what categories are hottest and what the future holds for this new and innovative finance tool. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This Site Allows Celebrities to Crowdfund for Causes in Real Time Laffster, once a platform specifically targeting comedians, rebranded itself today to become Cogo, available to actors, authors, musicians and athletes. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford