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Library of Congress: Library Launches labs.loc.gov

Library of Congress: Library Launches labs.loc.gov. “The Library of Congress today launched labs.loc.gov, a new online space that will host a changing selection of experiments, projects, events and resources designed to encourage creative use of the Library’s digital collections. 36 more words

New Resources

Crowdsourcing Sin

Crowdsourcing is the new term being used to describe the method folks are using to raise money. Due to the people connecting power of the internet, crowdsourcing has become the way to finance business projects, or to assist in paying medical expenses after an illness or injury. 913 more words

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Share Your Digital Photos: Hurricane Irma (Florida Memory)

Florida Memory: Share Your Digital Photos: Hurricane Irma. “Now that Irma has passed, it will be remembered alongside Camille, Andrew, and Charley as one of many hurricanes that have shaped Florida’s history. 32 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Google launches crowdsourced TV show and movie reviews, but only in India

Google has added a new feature that allows web users to contribute their own movie and television reviews right within Google search results – a step towards the possible implementation of Google’s own Rotten Tomatoes or IMDB-like reviews service. 520 more words

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Are ideas plentiful and cheap?

We often hear: ideas are cheap. “Ideas are a dime a dozen. People who implement them are priceless,” claims a 2013 article in Forbes. As a prevailing point of view has it, innovative ideas are plentiful; it’s the idea implementation that represents a bottleneck in the innovation process. 429 more words

Innovation

Phys.org: Using AI, citizen science and disaster response to help victims of Hurricane Irma

Phys.org: Using AI, citizen science and disaster response to help victims of Hurricane Irma. “A highly unusual collaboration between information engineers at Oxford, the Zooniverse citizen science platform and international disaster response organization Rescue Global is enabling a rapid and effective response to Hurricane Irma. 70 more words

Research & Opinion