Archive for month: August, 2016

Powering the wisdom of the crowd

Categories: Featured

Every morning in a Madrid suburb, after getting his son to playschool, Daniel Lombraña González opens his laptop and logs into, the website he runs. For five years he’s watched its users grow from tens to thousands to tens of thousands. And these aren’t users sharing cat photos. Every user is a volunteer in one of humankind’s greatest scientific advances: massive, collaborative research, powered by humans solving problems that computers can’t.

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