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What is Crowdsourcing?

Crowdsourcing is a term that refers to the act of presenting a problem to the public at large, and then letting anyone and everyone submit solutions. Some crowdsourcing for problems that require specific expertise may be limited to a qualified group. But, the same principle applies. The term was first coined by Jeff Howe in […]

Economists optimistic as spending rises

The Oregonian ran an AP story this morning reporting that consumer spending has increased two months in a row in January and February despite falling incomes. This is after a “half year of declines”. The bad news is that the story was buried on page 7 of the Metro section, which is now page one […]