Crowdfunding has quickly moved beyond a trendy buzzword into a mainstream fundraising model. In less than five...
Jan 28 2014, 5:33am CST
Source: Russia Today
Matthew Inman, who publishes the popular online “geek comic” The Oatmeal, managed to save Tesla’s old laboratory in Shoreham, New York via a crowdfunding appeal on Indiegogo that raised more than $1.3 million. But now he needs another $8 million to honor the man famous for inventing alternating current electricity, the radio, the x-ray, and the electric motor. Despite his revolutionary innovations, Tesla never financially benefited from his achievements. On July 10 – the ...
Full article at: Russia Today
1 day ago, 5:58pm CDT
Slava Rubin is more than just the founder and CEO of Indiegogo, the would-be global leader in crowdfunding. As he...
Jan 28 2014, 4:22am CST
Source: State Press
Skate After School, which offers after-school programs for lower-income children in the greater Phoenix area, is looking to expand after receiving a recent surge in funding.
The nonprofit organization, co-founded by Tim Ward, Bobby Green and Ryan Lay, was awarded a $15,000 grant during Seed Spot’s Demo Day in June and raised $13,050 through an Indiegogo crowd funding campaign, which ended July 5.
Lay, who served as Skate Aft ...
Full article at: State Press
1 day ago, 11:00am CDT
Odessa, Ukraine – Blam! Games is pleased to announce the start of their Ghosts’ Joy crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo. Ghosts’ Joy is a brand new unique free-to-play strategic game with RPG elements, where you are presented as the ghost lord, who has to fear all citizens of this lovely and peaceful town. In Ghosts’ Joy you can enter any house, where you scare its inhabitants with the help of your ghosts.
Each ghost can stu ...
Full article at: MacMegasite
1 day ago, 10:25am CDT
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
Downloadable fighter Skullgirls will get a release on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, developer Lab Zero Games has announced.Retitled as Skullgirls Encore, the game will include all of the DLC characters, stages and story funded by its Indiegogo campaign.You also get All Play multiplayer lobbies and a lovely art gallery, Lab Zero boss Peter Bartholow explained via t ...
Full article at: Eurogamer
2 days ago, 3:47am CDT
Misfit, the company behind the sleek Shine activity monitor, today unveiled its newest product, the Misfit Beddit Sleep System. Using a built-in sleep sensor that is described as "the world's thinnest," the Beddit monitors sleep cycles and sleep quality through heart rate, respiration, movement, snoring, and sound. The "paper thin" Beddit sensor is designed to be placed under on a user's mattress, just under the she ...
Full article at: MacRumors
2 days ago, 12:00pm CDT
After a crowdfunding site made big promises to filmmaker Stuart Acher, then reneged on those promises, he was left with...
Dec 23 2013, 1:07pm CST