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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Needs Help Identifying African-American Portrait Photography

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is looking for help identifying studio portraits of African-Americans. This link goes to a Facebook post. “This exhibition presents more than one hundred and fifty studio portraits of African Americans from the mid-twentieth century. 14 more words

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Crowdsourcing Mornings: Oddball – The Drum Machine Crammed In A Ball

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. 297 more words

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BBC: Reddit sleuth identifies car part, leading to hit-and-run arrest

BBC: Reddit sleuth identifies car part, leading to hit-and-run arrest. “US Police have made an arrest in a fatal hit-and-run case after an obscure part of a car headlight was identified by a social media user.” The part identified is small enough to fit in someone’s hand. 6 more words

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Crowdsourcing Mornings: ABC: Dogs In Hawaii / A Children's Alphabet Book

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. 283 more words

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Toronto Public Library wants to write book from your tweets

TORONTO – The Toronto Public Library is using the power of social media to build a work of fiction, one tweet at a time.

In a crowdsourcing initiative launched this month, Canada’s largest public library system is asking members of the public to contribute to a story set in the city. 648 more words

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Crowdsourcing Mornings: Vector By Anki: A Giant Roll Forward For Robot Kind

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. 335 more words

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Delicately Blunt—on Laura Bates & the Everyday Sexism Project

Of the 60,000 stories contributed by visitors worldwide on the Everyday Sexism website (Kellaway 2014), such raw, uneasy stories occupy a significant portion. Blunt as they sound, they are handled delicately by the team behind the project. 965 more words

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