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Use Foursquare Trip Tips to crowd-source travel plans

Foursquare launched a new feature aimed at helping take the pain out of asking friends for travel suggestions.

By January 26, 2016

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Harman crowdsources road conditions and parking availability through navigation systems

At CES 2016, Harman announced Advanced Navigation, a navigation platform that gathers data from cars, such as parking availability and road conditions, then shares it in the cloud.

By January 5, 2016

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Our crowdsourced sci-fi novel is halfway done, and tackling the afterlife

The world is helping CNET write an original science fiction book in just 30 days. Our story of conflict and discovery between future universes has taken off, but there's still time to help wrap it all up.

By November 16, 2015

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Three chapters in, CNET's crowdsourced sci-fi novel is coming to life

CNET's Crave blog has asked the world to help write a sci-fi novel, and the world has responded. Here's an update on our first week creating an alternate multiverse.

By November 7, 2015

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CNET's crowdsourced sci-fi novel is being written right now

CNET's Eric Mack has started writing his first sci-fi novel for National Novel Writing Month, but he doesn't want to do it alone. Contribute now to this crowdsourced online story about the multiverse.

By November 3, 2015

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Enormous Pluto mosaic made from crowdsourced Earth photos

Thousands of photos submitted to NASA as part of its Pluto Time social campaign have gone into creating photo mosaics of Pluto and Charon.

By October 20, 2015

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Inrix pinpoints dangerous roads from crowdsourced car sensors

Traffic data aggregator Inrix launches its Road Weather service today, using sensor data from cars to pinpoint roads made dangerous by bad weather.

By September 1, 2015

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Ubik Uno, a Kickstarter-launched Android phone, aims to crowdsource future designs

What is an Ubik Uno? It's a 5.5-inch unlocked phone running stock Android 5.1, with pretty decent specs. We take a look at a prototype.

By July 21, 2015

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NYC's Met Museum seeks crowdsourced sounds

Composer John Luther Adams, whose works have deep roots in the natural world, will incorporate ambient urban sounds for "Soundwalk 9:09."

By June 3, 2015

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Sending a message from 2015 to space aliens (Tomorrow Daily 182)

The New Horizons spacecraft is at the center of a crowdfunding/sourcing effort to update onboard data about humanity for intelligent life forms that may come across it in the future. If we know the Internet like we think we do, we're assuming aliens will someday experience a RickRoll.

By May 21, 2015