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CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Crowd funding

Ed O'Neill Helping Raise Funds for Documentary on Former Congressman

Ed O'Neill Helping Raise Funds for Documentary on Former Congressman Former Rep. James A. Traficant Jr.

Oct 27 2014, 7:07pm CDT

Zach Braff Says He Will Never Use Crowdfunding Again.

Zach Braff Says He Will Never Use Crowdfunding Again Zach Braff talks about his Crowdfunding experience.

Oct 1 2014, 3:18am CDT

Reading Rainbow raised $5.4 Million on Kickstarter plus $1 Million from MacFarlane

Reading Rainbow raised $5.4 Million on Kickstarter plus $1 Million from MacFarlane According to LeVar Burton, the host of Reading Rainbow, one in four children in America are growing functionally illiterate. Over the last two years, millions of people have read books on the Reading Rainbow tablet app...

Jul 3 2014, 2:30am CDT

Steam offers More Than 100 Kickstarter-Funded Video Games

Steam offers More Than 100 Kickstarter-Funded Video Games “You backed them. You made them. Now play them.” With that rallying cry, Kickstarter wants to direct our attention to the crowd-funded games which started as developer dreams and emerged as publicly playable...

Jun 27 2014, 3:40am CDT

Geek & Sundry's 'TableTop' Breaks Crowdfunding Records

Geek and Sundry TableTop Breaks Crowdfunding Records Anyone who needs proof of the surging popularity of tabletop gaming need look no further than the recently concluded Indiegogo campaign for Geek and Sundry’s TableTop Season 3. Gamers around the world contributed over $...

May 14 2014, 1:53am CDT

HWTrek And The Global Platform For Hardware Entrepreneurs The hardware entrepreneur movement is gathering steam with more options and services emerging in its ecosystem. However, this time around those options are located outside the United States. Yesterday, I spoke to HWTrek...

Feb 28 2014, 2:36pm CST

Katherine Heigl and Alexis Bledel as Lesbians in Jenny’s Wedding

Katherine Heigl and Alexis Bledel Play Lesbians in Jenny’s Wedding The film Jenny’s Wedding will portray Katherine Heigl and Alexis Bledel as two lesbians. One of them has a conservative family so their future as a couple is jeopardized.

Feb 16 2014, 2:31am CST

Crowdfunding Secrets: 7 Tips For Kickstarter Success

Crowdfunding Secrets: 7 Tips For Kickstarter Success   Crowdfunding has quickly moved beyond a trendy buzzword into a mainstream fundraising model. In less than five years, Kickstarter has attracted more than five million contributors pledging close to $1 billion,...

Jan 28 2014, 5:33am CST

CES 2015 News

Crowdfunder Indiegogo Raises Own Big-Time Funding Slava Rubin is more than just the founder and CEO of Indiegogo, the would-be global leader in crowdfunding. As he promotes campaigns raised over his platform, Rubin also acts as part missionary, part mascot. Three...

Jan 28 2014, 4:22am CST

To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel)

To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel) If you’ve contributed to a lot of strangers’ Kickstarter campaigns, you no doubt thought you were giving money to projects you saw as having particular social value, utility or artistic merit. In fact, your giving was...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling With all the negativity and skepticism swirling around the SEC’s recent proposition to liberalize the laws of equity crowdfunding, it’s time for some contrarian content that sheds some more positive light on the topic...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

Indiegogo announces all-new Indiegogo Zone

Indiegogo announces all-new Indiegogo Zone The world’s largest crowd funding platform, Indiegogo, has recently announced a dedicated exhibition space for the past and the current hardware campaigners within the Eureka Park at the upcoming 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which is to be held in the Las Vegas.

Dec 31 2013, 1:12am CST

2013 Crowdfunding Predictions Revisited

2013 Crowdfunding Predictions Revisited Last December, I ventured out onto that proverbial limb and made a few predictions about what 2014 was likely to hold for crowdfunding. Now that the New Year is almost upon us, it’s time to revisit these predictions....

Dec 30 2013, 9:11am CST

I4U news

Quite The Strangest Argument Against Crowdfunding Yet Seen It does tend to be The Guardian where the strange arguments turn up but this is bizarre even by the standards of that newspaper. Crowdfunding is a bad thing because we can’t be sure that the people who really need it...

Dec 24 2013, 10:16am CST

Crowdfunding Entrepreneurs Predict More Good In The World In 2014

Crowdfunding Entrepreneurs Predict More Good In The World In 2014 In order to get a picture of the crowdfunding environment for 2014, I reached out to some of the most prominent leaders in the world of crowdfunding for causes and mission-driven businesses. (Disclosure: Return on...

Dec 24 2013, 1:06am CST

Who Needs Kickstarter And IndieGoGo? Crowdfund Yourself

Who Needs Kickstarter And IndieGoGo? Crowdfund Yourself After a crowdfunding site made big promises to filmmaker Stuart Acher, then reneged on those promises, he was left with two days until his film #Stuck would launch with no crowdfunding in sight. So, he and his partners...

Dec 23 2013, 1:07pm CST

BrewDog Smashes UK Crowdfunding Records

BrewDog Smashes UK Crowdfunding Records You may or may not like the beer that James Watt makes at BrewDog, Scotland’s largest independent brewer. What you can’t deny, however, is that his company is the toast of the UK’s alternative finance sector, having...

Dec 23 2013, 10:36am CST

'Blockbuster' Finance and Equity Crowdfunding

'Blockbuster' Finance and Equity Crowdfunding “I’ve been frankly confused by this fascination that everybody has with Netflix …Netflix doesn’t really have or do anything that we can’t or don’t already do ourselves.” When Blockbuster Inc. CEO Jim Keyes provided the...

Dec 23 2013, 10:16am CST

Crowdfunding Is Not Just For Billionaires Anymore

Crowdfunding Is Not Just For Billionaires Anymore The year was 2004 and billionaire entrepreneur Peter Thiel decided to sow $500,000 into a small but growing startup. Facebook was its name, perhaps you’ve heard of it. It was the company’s first angel investment. In...

Dec 20 2013, 3:31pm CST

I4U news

The Year That Britain Discovered Alternative Finance Britain’s most passionate advocates of alternative finance, from crowdfunding start-ups to micro-financiers, have had a breakthrough year. With political support, the advantages of increasing scale and growing demand...

Dec 20 2013, 10:26am CST

XERISCOPE Mechanical Wristwatch Raises $355,212 on Kickstarter

XERISCOPE Mechanical Wristwatch Raises $355,212 on Kickstarter XERISCOPE is an orbiting mechanical automatic watch by XERIC that has display based on mechanical movement. It has raised $355,212 on its Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign till now.

Nov 22 2013, 1:53am CST

Ubuntu Edge Campaign Fails to Raise $32 Million Crowdfunding Goal

Ubuntu Edge Smartphone Misses $32 Million Crowdfunding Goal The Ubuntu Edge campaign was meant to raise $32 million, the highest ever recorded tally of donations. However, it failed the crowdfunding goal by $19 million.

Aug 22 2013, 5:39am CDT

GlassUp Crowd Funding Campaign Initially Hurt by PayPal/IndieGoGo Issues

GlassUp Crowd Funding Campaign Initially Hurt by PayPal/IndieGoGo Issues GlassUp is the rival of Google Glass. Its funding campaign which depends upon crowds of people has been hurt badly in its initial phases. This detrimental blow has been made by none other than PayPal and IndieGoGo. The issues were soon amicably resolved though.

Aug 17 2013, 8:54am CDT

Donald Trump kick-starts new crowdfunding platform “FundAnything”

Donald Trump kick-starts new crowdfunding platform “FundAnything” A brand new crowdfunding platform site called “FundAnything” has been launched today by Learning Annex founder Bill Zank, with help from celebrity mogul Donald Trump.

May 9 2013, 2:20am CDT

Olive ONE All-in-One Home Music Player Unveiled

Olive ONE All-in-One Home Music Player Unveiled HD Music Server Maker Olive Media releases a new product via Crowdfunding. The Olive ONE All-in-One Home Music Player is the first affordable High-End Music Player powered by the crowd.

Dec 12 2012, 6:00am CST

Pebble Smart Watch for iPhone and Android raised $3.4 million on Kickstarter

Pebble Smart Watch for iPhone and Android raised $3.4 million on Kickstarter Smartphone companion watch breaks crowd funding record on kickstarter.

Apr 17 2012, 3:50am CDT