Amazon Mechanical Turk
Developer Guide (API Version 2017-01-17)

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Amazon Mechanical Turk Developer Guide

This is the Amazon Mechanical Turk Developer Guide. This guide provides developers with a conceptual overview of Amazon Mechanical Turk and describes how to programmatically interact with the Mechanical Turk web service.

Amazon Mechanical Turk is a web service that provides an on-demand, scalable, human workforce to complete jobs that humans can do better than computers, for example, recognizing objects in photos. For more information about this product go to the Amazon Mechanical Turk website.

How Do I...?

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Get a general product overview of Mechanical Turk

Introduction to Amazon Mechanical Turk

Create a Human Intelligence Task (HIT)

Working With HITs

Create and manage assignments

Creating and Managing Assignments

Create and manage qualifications

Creating and Managing Qualifications

Create and manage notifications

Creating and Managing Notifications

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