Did you know we use AI (Artificial Intelligence) every day? From voice assistants like Siri on our phones to image recognition face locks, to chatbots on websites and more; this technology is used by us daily.
The AI technology that we use every day, learns from a huge amount of data provided to it. So where does this data come from? This data for machine learning is provided by us humans. That is where Toloka App comes in. The app allows users to complete short tasks on their app and get paid for completing them online.
How does Toloka Work
As mentioned before, Toloka app collects data from humans and provides it to engineers to train their AI technology. The company provides data in form of images, audio, text, and more.
So how do users earn money from Toloka? Well, the company collects data in form of short tasks. They post these tasks on their app and pay ‘Tolokers’ to complete them. What’s more is, users from all over the world can work on Toloka!
Here’s all you need to know to apply:
- Register yourself as a Toloker HERE.
- Next, you will be given a training manual to learn how you complete a task on Toloka.
- After that, you can simply log in to your Toloka dashboard and see lists of tasks to complete. Select whichever task you would like to attempt.
- Once you have completed your task, your money will be transferred. So the more tasks you do, the more you’ll earn.
Types of Tasks
The company has a variety of interesting tasks to complete. These tasks come in 5 categories:
Image and Video
These tasks can involve tasks such as taking pictures of specific things, outlining specific objects in pictures, comparing images, moderating images, etc.
Text tasks include classifying text like dates, and topics among others, content writing, moderating texts, talking to chat-bots, transcribing images to text, and more.
Audio tasks can include classifying audio by topics or moods, transcribing audio files, or recording audio of specific things.
These tasks are field tasks, where you’ll have to go out to complete a particular task. Such tasks can include things like analyzing merchandise, becoming a mystery shopper, monitoring prices, and collecting offline data such as locations, timings, etc.
Information and Surveys
As the name suggests, these tasks include researching and getting information on particular restaurants and locations, completing surveys, and giving your opinions.
How does it Pay
Toloka pays its taskers through PayPal, Payoneer, QIWI, Papara, and more. Tolokers can earn up to $50/hour working on short tasks.