Comments on: Christmas 2.0 http://gov2.net.au/blog/2009/12/24/christmas-2-0/ Design by Ben Crothers of Catch Media Wed, 28 Apr 2010 12:51:50 +1000 http://wordpress.org/?v=2.8.6 hourly 1 By: Rose Holley http://gov2.net.au/blog/2009/12/24/christmas-2-0/comment-page-1/#comment-7027 Rose Holley Tue, 12 Jan 2010 22:40:34 +0000 http://gov2.net.au/?p=1739#comment-7027 Be warned the crowdsourcing sites are all very addictive - especially Galaxy Zoo. I got sucked in even when I was just going in to get some screenshots for the powerpoint. We have noticed a peak in text correction in Australian Newspapers over the christmas and New Year break as presumably many Australians seek a respite from the unrelenting 40 degree heat and sit inside in air-con doing things on their pc's. Yesterday 54,000 corrections were made in the database by the public. Be warned the crowdsourcing sites are all very addictive – especially Galaxy Zoo. I got sucked in even when I was just going in to get some screenshots for the powerpoint.

We have noticed a peak in text correction in Australian Newspapers over the christmas and New Year break as presumably many Australians seek a respite from the unrelenting 40 degree heat and sit inside in air-con doing things on their pc’s. Yesterday 54,000 corrections were made in the database by the public.

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