Amazon Mechanical Turk

Understanding the economy of the crowd

When you think about crowdsourced work, you probably think about Mechanical Turk and, maybe, Uber. On the one hand, an anonymous platform where people feel like mechanical parts. On the other hand, a

Crowdsourced data can teach your phone to follow your eyes

Eye tracking has always been a tough problem. Multi-camera solutions existed in order to sense the position of the eyes in 3D space, but in general watching where your peepers pointed was too hard for

Field Agent launches in the UK as an Amazon Mechanical Turk for field research

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-60.png" alt="" title="Picture 60" width="190" height="154" class="shot" /><a href="http://www.fieldagent.co.uk/">Field Agent</a>, a n