El uso de los mapas colaborativos en situaciones de crisis no es nuevo (Kenia en 2008, Haiti en 2010, etc.), y la pandemia del Covid19 los ha vuelto a poner de actualidad. Son un claro ejemplo de inteligencia colectiva y se utilizan para geolocalizar información que puede ser de utilidad para los ciudadanos y para los organismos gubernamentales, ya sean locales o nacionales, que tratan de solventar la situación.Read more
Category: collective intelligence
Will algorithms and Artificial Intelligence beat crowdsourcing and Collective Intelligence?
Within the possible applications of crowdsourcing, I am currently researching about its use for communicating and reporting crimes. This research is allowing me to observe the evolution of different platforms, evolution that in some cases implies the abandonment of the crowd to draw upon the AI.Read more
10 lessons from Conficker Working Group
The Conficker Working Group (C.W.G.) work allowed to study and analyze the use of collective intelligence as a way to fight against certain types of malware. In this post I summarize some of the lessons learned thanks to their experience, which are applicable to collective intelligence initiatives that involve large groups of people.Read more
Collective Intelligence Vs Malware: Conficker Working group
Crowdsourcing can be applied in many and diferent areas. One of these, that is getting more importance ultimately because how it affects the day to day of people, is cibersecurity. Also in this area, crowdsourcing, although unconscientenly, has been used to fight against malware.Read more