Amazon Mechanical Turk


Amazon Mechanical Turk Cheat Sheet A forum where Requesters post work as Human Intelligence Tasks (HITs). Workers complete HITs in exchange for a reward. Essentially crowdsourcing. You write, test, and publish your HIT using the Mechanical Turk developer sandbox, Amazon Mechanical Turk APIs, and AWS SDKs. Benefits Optimize efficiency since MTurk is well-suited to take on simple and repetitive tasks in your workflows which need to be handled manually. Increase flexibility since MTurk lets you gain access to a global, on-demand, 24x7 workforce without the difficulty associated with dynamically scaling. Reduce cost by hiring and managing a temporary workforce. MTurk [...]