Autor: Devisch O., Veestraeten N.
Klíčová slova: Citizen science, E-Citizen Science, Experimental Citizen Science, Grassroots sensing, M-Citizen Science, Participatory Urbanism, Serious Leisure, Volunteered Geographic Information
Název titulu / periodika: Journal of Urban technology
Rok vydání: 2013
Obor FORD: 1.2. Computer and information sciences
Citizen science is a term used to describe the engagement of ordinary citizens in scientific tasks like observation, measurement, and computation. A series of technological innovations, such as the Internet, the upgrade of mobile phones from communication devices to networked mobile personal measurement devices, and the introduction of selfassessment applications to use with them, redefined the activity of citizen science, providing amateur scientists not only with tools to share, but to also record and interpret…