crowd sourcing

A deep dive into annotation for machine learning, with an increasing focus on emotional content and contexts
Premise is an app that assigns tasks such as taking photos that users can do to earn money. The data is sold to clients that include the US.
TPG
2020-09
Screen Time is a community clock project by Helmut Smits in collaboration with V2_Lab for the Unstable Media. Designed to connect strangers through their mobile backgrounds.
Javier Lloret Pardo - Annotators View Image Annotators constitute the hidden labour of AI vision. The current ubiquitous techniques of image classification, segmentation and scene description …
We propose Localized Narratives, a new form of multimodal image annotations connecting vision and language. We ask annotators to describe an image with their voice while simultaneously hovering their …
TPG
2020-09
HUMAN COMPUTERS is a project that investigates the relationships between computing and labor organisation. The project is a media archaeology research that starts with the simulacra of a computing …
The idea for Workers’ Forum developed from Takala’s experience as a micro-tasker in the United States, working for a service where users pay to have a pretend girlfriend or boyfriend texting …
Folding@home (FAH or F@h) is a distributed computing project for simulating protein dynamics, including the process of protein folding and the movements of proteins implicated in a variety of …
Three New Cameras Camera Restricta - Philipp Schmitt, 2015 Camera Restricta is a speculative design of a new kind of camera. It locates itself via GPS and searches online for photos that have been …
This labelling job has made me very observant. I have found pictures that made me think “if I had taken such a picture, then I would know what is everything.”  For instance, in a picture of a …
R/Place, reddit users, 2017 https://draemm.li/various/place-atlas/ https://www.reddit.com/r/place https://www.reddit.com/r/place/comments/66bwda/rplace_has_been_archived/ Similar to the Million …
“We've issued an efit for of a suspect in a distraction burglary in Stratford in February. If you have any information please contact us. https://t.co/NipFniL1ed”
TPG
2017-02
Picture Sky In this project we create a crowdsourced image of the sky. Multiple observers are positioned at GPS coordinates that form the points of a grid. At  the moment of the satellite flyover, …