A new vision on how to help small farmers rise to the next level through technology.
Ancestry.com uses a combination of technology, historical archives, DNA testing and the contributions of members to help amateur genealogists trace their family histories. Ancestry has over 2.5M paying subscribers and over 20Bn records dating back to the 13th century that […]
What happens when crowds lead you places you don't want to go?
How Soundcloud brought together the long tail of musicians and a global audience to create a vibrant online community.
This is the story of Tradiio, a music startup that launched as a crowdsourced virtual stock market for emerging artists and later pivoted to become a direct-to-fan crowdfunding platform.
Can crowds do better than sophisticated analysts when it comes to predicting future stock prices?
Lulu created a community where five million women were willing to “rate” their dates. In a world where online reviews guide everything from hiring a handyman to picking our pizza, where does the wisdom of crowds cross the line?
“a place to get answers, to share what you know, to read, and to think” Quora is a website that allows users to anonymously post questions on a variety of topics and receive answers from anyone. The best answers are […]
Betabrand is successfully harnessing the power of the crowd to get and vet apparel ideas. But will its engaged, niche crowdbase stand in the way of further growth?
GLG is the leading expert network firm in the world with over 400,000 experts on the network. The firm has been able to sell the expertise of its experts resulting in a highly lucrative business, with revenues of over $300M.