The human cost of offshoring Summary: Natasha Humphreys, a laid-off software developer, says her story of overseas outsourcing and its impact is a "cautionary tale" for tech workers. May 3, 2004 -- 22:20 GMT (15:20 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topic: Outsourcing Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.