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A Weather Update: Crowdsourcing

The Weather Channel, the leading source of weather news on the internet with its site, weather.com, has acquired Weather Underground which crowdsources much of its forecasts from their audience of weather enthusiast. Among many of the crowdsourced information that Weather Underground sources from its network, it allows community members to upload and share photographs of … Continued

25 Great Ways Colleges Are Using Crowdsourcing

I’ve dedicated a couple posts in the past few months to crowdsourcing and the field of education, and was recently contacted by Carol Brown from onlinecollege.org who gave me permission to share this guest post from her entitled “25 Great Ways Colleges Are Using Crowdsourcing.” Check it out below! Despite what some academics may wish … Continued