This data tells me that crowdsourcing is not a fad, it’s here to stay and it’s creating real value in the world.
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Three Years of Kickstarter Projects
Almost 50,000 projects have sought financing on Kickstarter since the site began on April 28, 2009. About half successfully reached their fund-raising goals. Each dot represents how much a project raised by its deadline. Active projects are shown as of 5:30 p.m. Friday.