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Crowdsourcing: Twitter Adds a New Human Twist to Information Gathering

When significant events happen people instantly flock to Twitter, and in particular searched on Twitter to discover what was happening.   Without a very specific context it is often impossible to know what news clips mean. Twitter built a real-time human computation engine to help it identify search queries as soon as they’re trending, send these queries to real humans to be judged, ... Read More »