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SpeakerText: serious about subtitles

Posted on by Ville Miettinen

… workflow is definitely in fashion.

By combining on-trend crowdsourcing with a little JavaScript magic, it looks like SpeakerText might finally have invented a video search tool to replace the rewind button.

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Google+, Twitter, Facebook: the new capitals of crowdsourcing?

Posted on by Tommaso De Benetti

… often willing to help with complex problems, for free. Driven to despair by some non-functioning JavaScript and CSS sheets, our crowdsourcing detractor tried tweeting for help. The request prompted ten answers and, in a matter of minutes, the problem was solved and life was beautiful once again.

It’s clear that social networks have great potential as crowdsourcing hotspots.

With their wide networks of users, I think Twitter and G+ have an advantage over Facebook’s narrower “friends …

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