Crowdsourcing in the Digital World

“How do you crowdsource?”

Is a common question that would tone down to: ‘What is crowdsourcing”?

In the emerging the new media, a lot of apps have incorporated crowdsourcing, these allow users to contribute data to their system.

Today, crowdsourcing is used in investing, in creative work and in funding start up projects


It allows audience to contribute a real-time data in response to an event that’s happening.

Example is the new app Waze, was bought by Google in 2013, and now is ensuring that drivers who have the app will get on their place of destination by using this app. It uses GPS to position drivers to a roads free of any heavy traffic.

As the digital world grows, we, user, develop a new scheme in order to freely travel the paradigm of this new media.

In response to this, is our responsibility to guard these new app against false information since it is audience-based app.


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