Chris van der Walt, February 24th, 2014

A Progress Report

So, I know it has been far too long between updates here at Change Assembly and for that I apologize. Course correction 2013 was a tough year for us. It became very clear over the course of the year that […]

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Chris van der Walt, August 10th, 2013

The Evolution of Hunchworks

Our global governance institutions were designed at the end of the Second World War to help maintain the peace. They reflect the bureaucratic, hierarchical systems and deliberative processes that were required achieve consensus in an age of limited coordination technology. […]

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Chris van der Walt, May 27th, 2013

Hunchworks Beta is Live

Well, it has taken a few months longer than we had planned, but I am happy to announce that a couple of weeks ago, we launched the Hunchworks prototype. We have been quietly sharing it with close friends and long-time […]

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Sara Farmer, November 16th, 2012

Crowdsourcing and Crisismapping

A crowdsourcing system parcels out small pieces of work to lots of people.  Crowdsourcing is usually performed online, and its tasks are usually connected to data or information gathering and processing. Crisismapping is similar to crowdsourcing in that it involves […]

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Chris van der Walt, October 8th, 2012

Welcome to Change Assembly!

Sara Farmer and I started Change Assembly in July 2012, fresh from working together in the United Nations at the Global Pulse project. While there, we established a good working rapport and realized that we shared a common vision about […]

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Technology Update

We have retired Hunchworks. Thank you to all of our beta testers for giving us so much great feed back. We have integrated it into our new collaborative intelligence platform called Factr which we are working hard on right now.

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