The article discusses the results of the study Pew Research Center on the future of the Internet and of how people will be working in the cloud. It predicts how the workforce will be in the coming years. But at the same time, it also presents the issue of security and privacy which may be a barrier to working in the cloud.
In the article, Lorie Vela shows her great appreciation for collaboration or cloud computing or crowdsourcing (as it is commonly called). She believes in its power and the benefits it offers. But at the same time, she also recognizes both security and privacy as two issues that will likely affect an organization/company/business' commitment towards crowdsourcing or collaboration.
Founded in 2010, the industry website, Crowdsourcing.org, is a neutral organization dedicated solely
to crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. As one of the most influential and credible authorities in the crowdsourcing space,
Crowdsourcing.org is recognized worldwide for its intellectual capital, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding
practice expertise and unbiased thought leadership.