Mechanical Turk, make £££s today!

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I read about this camera that can describe photos (see link). The camera uses an internet based workforce at Amazon Mechancial Turk to do the menial task of decribing photos on a piece rate.

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It’s another one of thsoe moments when I think, “Ah, the Internet can do that too.” The challenge is to think of Human Intelligence Tasks (HITs) to initiate.

 

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