Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #crowdsourcing


Virtual workforce/crowdsourcing business

Fancy Hands

Virtual PA service

socialmod - social media moderation

Service to moderate user supplied text or photos from a community or social media site. Uses Mechanical Turk.

Four crowdsourcing lessons from the Guardian’s (spectacular) expenses-scandal experiment

Plus background on the site itself: Guardian using Django and EC2 for the first time on a project.

$1 Million Netflix Prize So Close, They Can Taste It

10% recommendation algorithm bounty to help Netflix get media buzz, deliver better matched recommendations to its customers and compete with downloads. Genius.