Outsourcing is not a product of modern times. It dates back to as early as the existence of the first community on the earth.
Aren't we outsourcing:
Surely, these services are existing since ages-right?
Now, with the advent of Internet, outsourcing can be done through web services. Outsources and service providers meet at a virtual marketplace to trade services and remuneration.
Run my errand is one such marketplace to outsource anything from grocery shopping, dry cleaning pick up, package pick up from courier office and more.