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Announcing the NeuroRumblr: Crowd-sourcing information in neuroscience

When it comes to providing information about jobs, Neuroscience is behind the times. Other fields have systems set up to allow faculty applicants to share information with each other about the job market. 150 more words

Random

Sharing economy and the new play control

I attended the 2014 Ouisharefest last May, a 3 days event about collaborative economy. Peter Hesseldahl was one of the presenter, and he shared his views in… 354 more words

Innovation

Zooniverse Song!

Geeky, comedy songstress Helen Arney is thinking of writing a song about the Zooniverse and she would like to take some inspiration from you,our volunteers. She would like you to email or tweet her with “things that made you go ooooh”. 16 more words

Citizen Science

WHAT CAN I SHOW ON MY SITE, TO WHOM, AND WHEN?

The SEC no-action letters issued to FundersClub and AngelList early in 2013 created some confusion around the deal-specific information that can be shown to prospective investors. 804 more words

Crowdfunding

Map For Ebola with American Red Cross

The American Red Cross presents another opportunity to help First Responders on the ground through Open Street Map!

Will you be our crowd? We are mapping in response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. 199 more words

Crowdsourcing

UPDATE ON ACCREDITED INVESTOR DEFINITION

I wrote to my close friend Mary Jo White, the Chair of the SEC, urging that the SEC expand, rather than restrict, the definition of accredited investor. 16 more words

Crowdfunding

Smithsonian TC: Engagement, Involvement, and Access

Earlier this year, the Smithsonian Transcription Center launched a program which has geared efforts toward crowdsourcing the transcription of historical documents – and of course, through a peer-review process. 391 more words