OpenIDEO is an open innovation platform. Join our global community to solve big challenges for social good. Sign Up / Login or Learn more


Recent contributions


Contribution list


(3) View all

Recent comments

(3) View all

Bo commented on Education Marketplace: Crowdsourcing Classroom


Thanks for your input - there are many ways of making this connection more meaningful to invite people coming to the classroom for learning. We need more active "pulling" and "calling" - for example, I came back to OPENIDEO's site today after receiving a "We missed you" email from OPENIDEO.

Thanks Abdulaziz! Yes, privacy issues definitely need to be addressed. It's one thing to have applications like OPENIDEO pull our user info upon register and use it as a starting point to build our profile. However it's another thing to have the app keeps pulling information from Facebook. From technology feasibility perspective, Facebook has "event" API for applications to pull user data with user's approval, therefore I think the technology on security and authorization is mature enough at the moment for this idea.

Natalie, sorry I just saw your post - still getting used to the platform. Thank you so much for the comment!