Tag: crowdsourcing

How a Crowdsourcing Contest Mapped out AED Locations in a Major City

Researchers from the Periman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will be presenting an abstract at this years American Heart Associations Scientific Session on how they managed to map the placement of AEDs throughout the city of Philadelphia. Over an eight week period, participants utilized the ‘My Heart Map Challenge’ App to record […]

Crowdfunded accessory combines clipboard and iPad holder

A simple, yet potentially useful adaptation of a clipboard could find a home on the hospital wards if Clipboard+ meets its fundraising deadline on Kickstarter in one week. The idea is that hospital residents and students still need to write on paper, but that juggling a smartphone or tablet while trying to hold paper is […]