Summer Results Are Here!

The summer is coming to a close, whether we’re happy about it or not. One thing about the end of the summer we at CrowdBridge are excited about is that a few questions are about to reach their resolve date. Let’s see how the crowd is doing so far with three questions set to close…

The Story of the Ox

In 1906, a British scientist named Francis Galton attended a county fair in Plymouth, England. There he observed a competition that spontaneously took place when the crowd noticed an ox. The goal of the competition was to guess how much this ox weighed. Eight hundred people entered and, at the time, crowds were basically synonymous…

Join us for a free presentation by CEO John Stroud

Calling on data geeks, and those who want to improve how organizations make decisions by engaging employees and stakeholders. THIS THURSDAY August 2nd we will be giving a fascinating presentation for Impact Hub members and friends about CrowdBridge and why prediction markets are the future. Come for 12:00pm sharp to reserve a seat as spots…

Which Model Will Conquer the Global 2018 Market?

Will Samsung Galaxy knock Apple iPhone off the number one market position for most popular smartphone? For years, Apple iPhone has dominated the top few positions on the charts, with iPhone 6 and 7 being number one more than once. We are also starting to see a rise in competition coming from Huawei. We’ll start…

Can Crowds Really be Intelligent?

A common misperception of Crowd IQ is that it contains the most basic level of knowledge. It is assumed that the collective intelligence is nothing more than common sense knowledge. Others go even further to state that crowds are mindless, uncivilized beings that have no control. This couldn’t be further from the truth. For one…

FAQ About CrowdBridge

Q: What is CrowdBridge? A: We are a prediction market. See Blog Post 1 for detailed information on what exactly a prediction market is 🙂 Q: How is this better than a survey? A: For two reasons: 1. Unlike traditional surveys, the crowdsourced predictions platform forces us to think about what will happen – not what…

War Games

This week, we bore witness to an event that has not taken place in at least ten years. The President of the United States Donald Trump sat down for a discussion with the notorious Kim Jong Un to discuss their countries’ unsteady relationship. The sole fact that the U.S. actually agreed to meet with the…

Learn More About Why Prediction Markets Are Useful!

Prediction Markets are essentially “Futures Markets” where the outcome becomes more predictable over time. CrowdBridge bases their predictions on current trending events such as politics, health, and sports. They then release the questions to the public to have them make “forecasts” about how likely an event will or will not happen. Therefore, prediction markets make…

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