Crowdsourcing

Crowdsourcing, neologism that comes from the conjunction of the Anglo-Saxon words crowd (crowd) and source (source), usually translated into Spanish as crowdsourcing, and is a new model of business over the Internet, by which a specific job, such as the production of content, is not delegated to a person or a company, but a mass audienceusually consisting of anonymous individuals. You can treat users of a web site or public in general, subjected to a propaganda message.Crowdsourcing, as operative’s work, can be applied to almost any area. There are many web sites that work under this precept and offer their services to various tasks, such as programming or design web. In all cases, the system uses the possibilities that allows the mass popularization of Internet. Here we will make a tour through the history of crowdsourcing and the different modes that adopts. The beginnings of the first crowdsourcingEl in analytically deal with the issue of the Crowdsourcing was Jeff Howe, an editor of the technology magazine Wired, who pointed out the relationship between the origin of the crowdsourcing and open source or open source software.

Open source software offers you the possibility, to any user, edit the schedule, so that development gives collaboratively by users of the applications themselves. Tentative experiences linked to the exploitation of the reach of the Internet for the solution to a problem are innumerable, and include cases extravagant as the blog network paperclip, which allowed him a young, through successive exchanges and after one year, trocar a paper clip for a House. Another example of huge media resonance was another young man who, thanks to a web page and the help of the Internet, managed to find a girl that is had fallen in love in the metro of New York.De Wikipedia to Google MapsUno of the best-known crowdsourcing examples is the famed encyclopedia Wikipedia, whose content is generated, updated and maintained by the users of the web. The idea of using crowdsourcing as a generator of content not necessarily is limited to the writing of texts, as evidenced by the Google Maps Google service, by which users indicate the location of businesses, institutions and other references. This allows an exponential growth of the databases for these services, which are fed continuously by Internet users around the world.ReCaptcha, the automated digitalization of librosReCaptcha is a service that consists of a small locker which, added to any web site, allows you to verify that the users of the sites are real and not automated applications.

The interesting thing about ReCaptcha is that below this service anti-spam works a not very well-known crowdsourcing system: each time that a user type the words contained in the image that is presented, is digitizing a book words, a task that existing text recognition applications unable to perform effectively. Benefits and controversies of the crowdsourcing crowdsourcingEl represents a benefit clear for those who It gives start initiatives, since it enables quality results at a low cost, whatever the work to perform. It is common to find objections to this modality of work, mainly based in which being used users to obtain a revenue, which even is often associated with labor exploitation. However, for the moment there judicial cases, or complaints from users. The popularization of web sites based on crowdsourcing suggests that the model is here to stay.

Information On Continuing Education

More and more is coming in the distance. As many interested in a permanent position located by the way have yet to provide the family, it’s impossible to hang the job on the nail to get right again to go to the school. Since such a distance learning course, is the ideal opportunity to train themselves and yet to get everything under one roof. To cope with such training is successful, however, is enormous self-discipline is a prerequisite. Because it is difficult to learn if you take the time it can be divided freely and no pressure behind it. Just who has a job knows that you often done entirely at night coming home, just want to have only his rest, to spend an evening surrounded by his loved ones to relax. This is at a distance is not really possible, because after work waiting for books.

But not only that distance learning is a way of training. For some purposes, basic – and advanced courses in a range of evening classes, or College of. These are two or more nights in the week and do not demand as much as one degree. Also, the cost for such courses are well below those of distance education. However, there is a chance that we may also ask for a correspondence course. However, for certain requirements must be met. First, it is critical that both the access criteria and the completion of a visit to a college or university. Is paid at a distance for a maximum of 12 months.