n. mTurk Requester and Northern Arizona researcher Jesse Egbert.
Synonyms: Eggie, Egg, Uncle Jesse
“Your mileage may vary.”
15 min, math. I passed Calculus in the 4th grade, so YMMV
n. A dollar earned through mTurk, distinct from, and easily confused for, a U.S. dollar. Measured in hours-spent-turking, instead of traditional cents, creating a higher comparative value.
There has been an influx of conscientious Requesters as of late, resulting in a stronger mTurk dollar.
Synonyms: MTD, MT$
Deceived into accepting a HIT based on an inviting preview, only to discover the unavailability of work or a misrepresentation of the task.
A: I acceped that HIT, ready to make that money, but it told me no work was available.
B: Yeah, you got CrowdFlowered.
A: The preview asked me to rate a face for a nickel. After accepting, it told me I was on Page 1 of 10.
B: Again, you got CrowdFlowered. Will you ever learn?
A: It was a different requester, but I will henceforth keep a blacklist of such requesters.
adj. Requiring less work than breathing, when used to describe a HIT, as popularized by ZinGy.
That HIT was so EZPZ, breathing made my head hurt.