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2011: a crowded year

Posted on by Tommaso De Benetti

… A.I. and human computation in crowdsourcing (plus, there will be REAL robots). Microtask’s CTO Otto Chrons will be our man on the ground, and may possibly present some of the data collected from Digitalkoot. Date and time are still unconfirmed so make sure to check the official blog for updates.

One to watch

For my money, CrowdConf was definitely the defining crowdsourcing event of 2010. So far, organizers remain tight-lipped about this year’s program but it’s safe to assume …

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From fiction to fact: interview with Esa Nikkilä

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… our company, Roisto, collaborated in a great crowdsourced graffiti project with Finnish artist Otto Maja in Tampere. Also, Finnish company AudioDraft has some very interesting projects going on. Then there’s exciting musical stuff like Imogen Heap’s collaboration with her fans and Kaiser Chief’s crowdsourced album.

Finally, what is your favorite book?

In the past few years I’ve been forced to read a lot of business books about innovation, start-ups, management and …

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Two’s company, three’s a crowd conference: CrowdConf 2010

Posted on by Ville Miettinen

… shaping the world in years to come.

Microtask is a proud sponsor of the event, and both our CTO Otto Chrons as well as yours truly will be attending in person. If you’re visiting CrowdConf, please come and swing by our booth. And if you really don’t have time to make it, don’t worry too much – at least there’ll be plenty of blogging, vlogging, texting and tweeting to fill you in on what you missed.

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… an avid photographer and has bagged regatta victories in classic yacht sailing.

Otto Chrons

Otto is an entrepreneur with 15 years of experience in the fields of mobile, security and graphics technology. He grew a start-up into a medium-sized company, which was acquired by an international industry leader. At Microtask he is the product owner of the technology.

Dr Hannu I. Miettinen

Formerly a research scientist, Hannu is now involved in developing new …

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… he is responsible for running the company, fiscal planning and the business plan.

Otto Chrons, CTO

Otto is an entrepreneur and technologist. He has 15 years of experience in software development, with particular interest in mobile, security and graphics technology. Otto has an exceptional understanding of a broad range of technological issues and a passion for innovation. Otto has successfully grown a start-up to a medium-sized company which was then acquired by an …

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