crowdsourcing

Advertising Burger King Asks Students For April Fools' Prank Fodder

The fast-food chain is crowdsourcing prank ideas for next year's campaign, as well as collecting insights into younger consumers' likes

Brand Activation & Immersion KFC Fans Can Contribute And Fund Product Ideas Via Online Innovations Lab

The chain restaurant's Innovations Lab is an Indiegogo crowdsourcing and crowdfunding campaign that helps the brand foster innovation and gauge consumer interest

Design Crowdsourcing Is Helping Outdoor Voices Design All Of Its Future Products

The activewear brand is collecting information from fans to use in future product designs, putting the customer front and center

Technology Non-Profit Service Connects Volunteer Translators To Refugees

Tarjimly is streamlining the often time-consuming process of finding translators, while providing a valuable service for free

Automotive Ford Expands Crowdsourced Shuttle Service To New York

The company aims to increase transit options for busy commuters and riders in underserved areas

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Crowdsourced Project Maps Out Old Photographs Of New York City

The New York Public Library is looking for help properly geotagging old images in their archives to find the city's lost history

Retail Microsoft's Low-Cost Alternative To GPS Maps Indoor Spaces

The tech company wants to create an indoor navigation unit in which people create their own maps

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services How Crowdsourcing Can Help Detect Counterfeit Products

AllVirtuous was created to monitor the market and build evidence around any potential counterfeit items

Food & Beverage Platform Turns Communities Into A Crowdsourced Food Delivery Network

JoyRun allows locals of a community to make food deliveries for restaurants and get to know others in their area

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services An AI Hedge Fund Is Trying To Make Wall Street More Open Source

The software wants to reshape the way we trade digital currency, one that promotes collaboration rather than individual gains

Technology Forecast 2020: How Technology Is Empowering A New Age Of Digital Activists

Our latest Forecast 2020 report explains how technology is facilitating collective change

Advertising Everlane's Customer Voting System Provides Free Shipping To A Winning Country

The crowdsourced competition led to permanent shipping options in Canada and Australia

Health This App Is Helping Curb Air Pollution In India

Hawa Badlo lets citizens report air contamination incidents to better improve the quality of their communities

Automotive Israeli Motorists Can Now Report Bad Drivers Directly To The Police

The new Guardians of the Road program uses technology to help curb the country's increasing amount of fatal car accidents