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  • Game With A Purpose


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  • I think his GWAP is unique in how it connects with people's insides.

    8 posts from June 2009

  • Many HITs could be reasonably turned into GWAPs with some clever twists and almost wanted to ask you if you had an interest in setting up a GWAP service where companies could format HITs according to semi-proven game styles and you provide the centralized back-end/player pool - ala MTurk.

    Work and the Internet

  • Inspired by a popular internet company whose name I won't reveal here you know who you are, the GWAP Web site team has started following a software engineering technique that I'm calling "irresponsible pushing."

    Irresponsible Push

  • Luis, shouldn't you just set up a GWAP to resolve this question objectively?

    Hottest People in CS

  • Unfortunately, neither Google nor have much information that I can find about how exactly this information is used.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Well, GWAP's blog states that "GWAP. com is brought to you by the same people who created The ESP Game (a.k.a., the Google Image Labeler), Peekaboom and reCAPTCHA."

  • Hopefully, GWAP still has an alliance with Google, and the information culled from our gaming efforts is shared with this intensely popular search engine.

  • Gender Guesser is a game that is featured on the homepage of GWAP.

  • Hopefully, as time goes by, GWAP will supplement these prizes with other attractive options that are easier to win.

  • GWAP asserts that information gathered via gaming can serve to improve search engine functionality.


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