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Can Obamacare Set Americans Free?

Description David Bollier, writing for the Aspen Institute last year, cited the contest as a lottery-like, high-reward example of crowdsourcing, which is one of the ways that computers and connectivity are changing how work gets done. “People no longer need to work through organizational hierarchies to do important work,” he argued. “Because they are connected electronically, they can undertake ‘small activities’ on their own, without authorization, and still have significant, often global impact.”

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