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Trend innovators for crowd sourcing, filtering and clustering

What is the innovation of Crowd Sourcing?
What is the innovation of Crowd Filtering?
What is the innovation of Clustering?

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Trend innovators

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What is the innovation of Crowd Sourcing?

The innovation of Crowd Sourcing is that companies can gain good ideas and problem solutions from a vast number of people such as staff, customers, vendors, general public, and a network of experts. This allows large development projects to be solved, worked on, or be reviewed by market intelligence and predictions made. The job can be small or it can be large. (Knowledge Australian School of Business, 2010) It is said to extend creativity across a large network of talent (Winsor, 2009)

As Trend Hunters (Gutsche, 2011) states it: "To ensure a broad spectrum of ...

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