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FAQs about the background to Help Me Investigate

Every so often I get asked to answer questions about Help Me Investigate for someone's research project or article. I try to answer these in public so that others can also find the answers if they need to.

If you are doing an article or research into crowdsourcing, you'll find answers to basic questions about the site in these audioboos:?http://audioboo.fm/tag/hmi

There are videos of presentations I've made about the site here:?http://www.bbc.co.uk/journalism/blog/2010/11/event-face-the-future-1.shtml

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And you can find interviews with me about Help Me Investigate on the Columbia Journalism Review:?http://www.cjr.org/the_news_frontier/q_a_paul_bradshaw_founder_of_h.php?page=1

And, going back a while, at MediaShift (just before the site was due to launch):?http://www.pbs.org/idealab/2009/06/help-me-investigate-paul-bradshaw-on-crowdsourcing-investigative-reporting153.html