Microwork for Sports Information


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    1. 1. Microwork for Sports Information   Microworkers reports scores for local sports Fans empowered with immediate access to sport information Sustaining passion
    2. 2. SP RT Sport generates passion!
    3. 3. Why? <ul><li>How fast can I access sports information? </li></ul><ul><li>Where and how can I find the sports results? </li></ul>? Amadou is living in Senegal. He is a fan of the national championship. He supports the Dakar 1 team. He cannot go to the stadium because it is too expensive. He generally waits for the newspaper of the next day to get the game results. Reporting of sport results requires a sophisticated infrastructure that is taken for granted in the developed world
    4. 4.   Soccer Basketball Wresting What is the live score of France - Spain? How many fights did Mister T win? My favorite basketball player is Tony Parker Submit information Get information
    5. 5. Submission of the Sport Information Submission via formatted SMS, app or the mobile web Reporters (MicroWorkers) apply to become trusted reporters and focus on particular sports / locations
    6. 6. Query of the Sport Information <ul><li>Query by SMS services, app or mobile web </li></ul><ul><li>Scores, number of games, best athletes… </li></ul><ul><li>Votes for favorite teams and athletes… </li></ul><ul><li>Immediate information and convenience of access </li></ul><ul><li>Social network to create communities and sustain passion! </li></ul>
    7. 7. Status of our existing solution <ul><ul><li>Staff submitted information of local soccer games in Senegal (Using regular staff; microwork model necessary to scale) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Used from August to December 2011 in one city only (Thiès) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>250 games submitted through a Java ME app </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>that can be installed on feature and smart phones </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Problem: No free SMS to submit the information </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Digital information of local games available for </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>future use, analysis and data mining </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Query of the live results by SMS (premium SMS using a short code) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Team scores, best scorer, number of goals / player… </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Engagement of the public using SMS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Votes for the favorite players / teams </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Comments reported on the website and Twitter </li></ul></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Status of our existing solution <ul><ul><li>Display of the live results on the web site http://nawetaanlive.com </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Growth using microworkers We want to move our existing solution and want to use microworkers to bring it to scale
    10. 10. A Scalable Solution – Local to International Content <ul><li>Adaptable and customizable worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Soccer is popular worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Baseball is popular is the US </li></ul><ul><li>Cricket is popular in India and Pakistan </li></ul><ul><li>Wrestling is popular in Senegal </li></ul>Local sport National sport International Sport