Tag Archives: Submarine
April 26, 2011
… Finally, this April, DARPA waded into the deeper waters of crowdsourced gaming. The Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel or ACTUV Program is a project to build an automatic submarine-tracking drone. DARPA has asked the crowd to help refine ACTUV’s software by playing a tactics simulation game. In the game players navigate a virtual drone through various scenarios: targeting enemy ships, hiding from commercial traffic, trying to avoid accidentally surfacing off …
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August 1, 2012
When people ask me “What’s your dream holiday?” I usually lie to them. I say some exotic holiday destination that makes me sound normal. I don’t say space or the moon or the bottom of the sea, because I’m nervous it might make me sound like a dreamer or full of myself. Which I am (not).
But the truth is I am a lot like Richard Branson, Ashton Kutcher and James …
June 6, 2011
… those who prefer their pop a little more “vintage”, how about a Microtask version of Yellow Submarine? Music and lyrics composed and performed by two different Fiverr users:
I think you’ll agree it’s a unique sound experience.
The good the bad and the Photoshopped
As we quickly discovered, some Fiverr users (Fiverrers?) are more dedicated than others. For example, we do believe this …