MIT finds actual wisdom in the wisdom of crowds

MIT finds actual wisdom in the wisdom of crowds
To paraphrase Men In Black's Agent K, a person is smart, but people are dumb, panicky and dangerous animals. Researchers at MIT and Princeton wanted to see if, despite this, they were able to extract better information from crowds. They appear to hav…
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