Tag - crowdsourcing

More New Paradigm: Crowdsourcing

a group of passionate people who believe in a more bottom up approach to reinventing the music industry were able to put together a fantastic looking music conference in just weeks, called all2gethernow

via www.techdirt.com

I was just thinking this morning, the reason I stuck my pin in “Napster” as the point of demarcation between M2.0 and M3.0 is because its content was “crowd sourced,” a concept that didn’t even exist 10 or 15 years ago. This is another example of how that works, how the paradigm that started with Gutenberg (from the top down, progressively larger audiences) has reversed in the digital era (from the bottom up, an infinite number of smaller audiences).