Turker

n. One who uses Amazon’s Mechanical Turk to generate income as a Worker. Turkers are ’bout that MTurk hustle. Related: Turk v.

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nite crue

1. n. Late shift for Turkers. Begins as early as dusk, ends as late as dawn. Known to increase variance in HIT earnings, as HIT availability is volatile. Home shift to many of the most entertaining Turking personalities, including

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MTurkers

1. n. Those who use Amazon’s Mechanical Turk to generate income as a Worker or crowdsource data as a Requester. Synonym: Mechanical Turkers n.

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pleb

n. A low-earning Mechanical Turker, in contrast to a high roller. Typically values the social aspect of Turking over intense grinding. Synonyms: plebe / peon Related: plebish adj.

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MTH

n. MTurk Hackers, a small crew of elite MTurkers that operated via Hangouts briefly in 2014, during the Golden Age of MTurk. Synonym: MH

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crowdsource

1. v. To obtain services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people, typically online. 2. n. Former MTurk Requester CrowdSource. Synonym: CS

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razormode

To Turk hardcore, with the aim of accumulating at least $100, forgoing sleep if necessary. Namesake of notorious Turker razorbacks, from #bigcity. A: New batch of German TOTW’s up! B: I live in Germany. . . A: Quickly, /razormode on

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