Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Future of crowdsourcing visual data for scientific study?

Future of crowdsourcing visual data for scientific study?

Ratings: (0)|Views: 76 |Likes:
Published by Crowdsourcing.org

More info:

Published by: Crowdsourcing.org on Feb 20, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

04/25/2014

 
By Darlene Cavalier,February 19th, 2012
How cool! Imagine if 1,000 people took a photo of the same landmark in
a park, let’s say, over a set period of time. We’d realize what’s in that part of the park all the time and what’s there temporarily. Changes in
nature (phenologicalchanges, in particular) and other activities would berecorded and trended but what if  near infrared filterswere also placed on those cameras? We could then compare sensor data from the cameras tomake good estimates about the temperatures in that park and comparethat to usage statistics in that same park over the same time. We might
 be able to predict the day when leaves will fall from the park’strees…and so much more.
 

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->