Get with a buddy that you do not normally sit next to. This time, I mean it.
Find a crowd sourced form of labor.
Write a blog post of at least 400 words about an example of collective intelligence and/or crowdsourcing you find online.
What was the objective, was it accomplished, why would you call it example of collective intelligence and/or crowdsourcing, what social or technological affordances contributed to its success, would you consider the outcome beneficial or destructive?
Or attempt to do the very opposite — find an example of unintelligent or counterproductive groupthink online; answer the same questions.
Describe the economy of the labor using Terranova’s critique of distributed production.