Crowdsourcing 2.0

Jason Crowds

One of the most potentially disruptive technologies today is a little known platform called crowdsourcing. There’s nothing aesthetically notable about it. It’s not “wearable” and there’s no colorful interface to tap. In fact, by any external measure, crowdsourcing, as far as technology goes, is just– boring. But the idea behind it is enormously powerful, simply because it’s a platform to link millions of other good ideas. Crowdsourcing’s strength lies not in the underlying technology itself, but in the diversity of thought within the crowd. It’s driven by good ideas that seek out and link with other good ideas to become …