Monday, August 29, 2011
More on Crowd Sourcing Difficult Tasks
Another post about MobileWorks. A favorite topic that we attempted to utilize with the capabilities of the time, but without great success. " ... Enabling software to punt its toughest tasks to humans should result in smarter mobile apps and other programs, say the founders of the newly launched company MobileWorks. The startup makes it possible for programmers to build human intelligence into their software using crowdsourcing—the practice of parceling out relatively small parts of a larger problem to many different people over the Web ... "