iCE Selected as IIR EXPLOR Award Finalist

We’re proud to announce that iCE has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious IIR EXPLOR Award recognizing the most innovative new market research methodologies. As a finalist, we’ll … Read More

iCE is on the web

We’ve recently launched a new website with lots of great resources about prediction markets, the wisdom of crowds, and iCE. On the site you’ll find Frequently Asked Questions, a Product … Read More

Hacking the Wisdom of Crowds

In the computer world, hacking refers to coming up with an elegant and novel way of achieving something with software that subverts some previous constraint.   In recent years, computer … Read More

When Are Crowds Unwise?

The wisdom of crowds theory has its fair share of skeptics, and with good reason.  When we look around us, we see lots of examples of crowds acting unwise.  Lynch … Read More

Prediction Market Outputs: Odds & Ends

If you survey the prediction market landscape, you’ll notice that the outputs that PM’s provide fall into one of two categories:  odds & ends. By “odds” I’m referring to the … Read More

Crowdsourcing vs. Crowdassessing

Prospective clients interested in our iCE prediction market technology often ask whether it’s a crowdsourcing tool.  My standard answer is “kinda.”   The term crowdsourcing is defined on Wikipedia as: … Read More