Technology has really been a great basis and push for a DIY generation. Many upstart companies are getting on people’s radars through crowd funding campaigns. Check out this CNN clip on this growing evolution.
The next question becomes are certain groups at a disadvantage depending on their network and level of resources? Would someone with a great idea have a harder time getting funded if they come from an lower economic status and have a network that is from a similar background? If a guy only has 10 friends that can only donate $100 is it harder for him to raise $75,000 for his idea? Let us know your thoughts.
Small donations in large numbers help people power projects and maybe even change the world. Karin Caifa reports. – CNN