Transcript of "Crowdsourcing by Augustine Fou 2014 Examples"
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Dr. Augustine Fou
acfou @mktsci .com
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Interest in crowdsourcing continues to go up
Google Insights: “crowdsourcing”
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Line’s user-created stickers rakes in $1.5m in revenues
Messaging app Line opened a marketplacein April that lets anyone create
and sell their own stickers, with sales starting on May 8.
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Uses Twitter to track earthquakes
that geotagged tweets
can help model the
effects of a quake
while it's happening.
When you combine
geological data with
the volume of related
tweets within a given
radius, it's easier to
intensity of tremors
and accurately track
how they spread.
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Crowdsourcing photo and video evidence
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NASA seeks help for asteroid capture mission
NASA is offering $6
million to help solve
big questions facing
“For subjective things like design, more
is not necessarily better; for other
things which depend on larger numbers
(e.g. to be statistically significant)
crowdsourcing can plan a crucial role.”
- Dr. Augustine Fou
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Dr. Augustine Fou – Chief Digital Strategist
“I analyze trends and advise
clients on getting out in front
of them, rather than be a
victim to them.”
FORMER CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER, HCG (OMNICOM)
CLIENT SIDE / AGENCY SIDE EXPERIENCE
PROFESSOR AND COLUMNIST
ENTREPRENEUR / SMALL BUSINESS OWNER
PHD MATERIALS SCIENCE (MIT '95) AT AGE 23
ClickZ Articles: http://www.clickz.com/author/1151/augustine-fou
Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, Fads?
By: Augustine Fou, March 26, 2012
Do Different: Experiential Marketing
By: Augustine Fou, October 22, 2012.
Innovation Old and New
By: Augustine Fou, January 9, 2013.
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