Funding


ESA Gets Funding for ExoMars Despite Schiaparelli Crash

ESA Gets Funding for ExoMars Despite Schiaparelli Crash

It looks like the European Space Agency wants to engage in some solid cooperation with the ISS till the year 2024....

2 days ago, 8:09am CST

Biotech Startup Zymergen Raises $130 million in Funding

Biotech Startup Zymergen Raises $130 million in Funding

US-based biotechnology company Zymergen on Wednesday announced that it has raised $130 million in Series B funding led by Japan...

Oct 12 2016, 4:08am CDT

Australia to Further Cut Antarctic Research Funding

Australia to Further Cut Antarctic Research Funding

Australia's national scientific agency will cut further funding and jobs from its Antarctic research field, in a move that scie...

May 9 2016, 9:34am CDT

OLO 3D Printer for Smartphones Exceeded Funding Goal 10 Times Over

OLO 3D Printer for Smartphones Exceeded Funding Goal 10 Times Over

The First Ever Smartphone 3D Printer. At $99. Portable and multi-material works accurately for professionals and easy for new u...

Mar 25 2016, 3:40am CDT

Shaun King Denies Claims of Funding Fraud

Shaun King Denies Claims of Funding Fraud

Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King's been accused of not handing over charity funding. As he points out truths, so do...

Dec 27 2015, 6:54pm CST

Flying and Off-roading Drone B-Unstoppable seeks Crowd Funding

Flying and Off-roading Drone B-Unstoppable seeks Crowd Funding

There is a new drone coming and it is rather unique. The B-Unstoppable is the World's first Tank and Quadcopter Drone....

Sep 30 2015, 6:41am CDT

MegaBots Giant Robots Surpassed $500,000 Funding Goal

MegaBots Giant Robots Surpassed $500,000 Funding Goal

The Giant Robot makers have done it. Megabots raised more than $550,000 to prepare for the robot battle against Japan....

Sep 18 2015, 2:40am CDT

MegaBots only Needs $40,000 to Reach Funding Goal

MegaBots only Needs $40,000 to Reach Funding Goal

The Giant Robot makers are very close to reaching their funding goal to prepare for the robot battle against Japan....

Sep 8 2015, 5:55am CDT

MegaBots Giant Robot Funding Closes in on $300,000

MegaBots Giant Robot Funding Closes in on $300,000

MegaBots Inch has raised almost $300,000 since the Kickstarter launched earlier this week. The goal is $500,000. The Giant Robo...

Aug 21 2015, 12:00pm CDT

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

As the European Central Bank's bailout phases out for Greece, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras wants the country to decide on...

Jun 28 2015, 2:14pm CDT

Native Americans Seek Crowd Funding for Super Bowl Ad to Fight Redskins Team Name

Native Americans Seek Crowd Funding for Super Bowl Ad to Fight Redskins Team Name

The National Congress of American Indians organization has launched a Kickstarter project to raise money for a Super Bowl Ad to...

Dec 12 2014, 3:11am CST

Uber Confirms New $1.2B Funding Round At $40B Valuation

Uber Confirms New $1.2B Funding Round At $40B Valuation

This news has come at an extremely crucial time for the company....

Dec 5 2014, 3:50am CST

Unfinished 'Superman Lives' Documentary Released Trailer, Looking For Funding

Unfinished 'Superman Lives' Documentary Released Trailer, Looking For Funding

Jon Schnepp's The Death of ‘Superman Lives’: What Happened? documentary needs more funding, so the director released the t...

Jul 26 2014, 5:51pm CDT

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors’ much-hyped C-1 prototype lies in pieces in the back of the startup’s South of Market offices in San Francisco. With...

Mar 6 2014, 4:14am CST

As It Learns New Ways To Make Money, Curious.com Gets $15 Million In Funding

Curious.com Raises $15 Million In Funding

For all the online learning startups fighting for students, there’s no lack of interest by investors. Latest example: The onlin...

Feb 13 2014, 8:31am CST

ButtonDuino hits Indiegogo seeking funding for tiny fully functional Arduino

ButtonDuino hits Indiegogo seeking funding for tiny fully functional Arduino

First seven units to ship in March...

Feb 12 2014, 9:56am CST

NSF Research Funding Under the Microscope

NSF Research Funding Under the Microscope

In a commentary last year in the journal Science, a British bureaucrat denounced “attacks” on social science res...

Feb 12 2014, 6:32am CST

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Is Dropbox Funding Double Earlier Reports?

Dropbox’s big round may actually have been bigger. Way bigger. Last week there was much brouhaha when various outlets reported...

Jan 31 2014, 8:47pm CST

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 camp...

Jan 28 2014, 4:22am CST

Jamaican Bobsled Team Seeks Funding for Winter Olympics

Jamaican Bobsled Team Seeks Funding for Winter Olympics

The Jamaican bobsled team, which consists of two players, is seeking funding. The purpose of collecting the funds is to be able...

Jan 20 2014, 5:07am CST

Because It's All About Virality - Dropbox Scores Funding At A $10B Valuation

Because It's All About Virality - Dropbox Scores Funding At A $10B Valuation

Crazy you might say but WSJ is reporting that Dropbox has raised $250M in a deal that values the company at an incredible $10B...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31pm CST

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs is a farm management software startup that builds tools for helping farmers increase their productivity and efficienc...

Jan 15 2014, 6:11am CST

A Four-Step Guide To Funding Your Next Fix, aka Startup

A Four-Step Guide To Funding Your Next Fix, aka Startup

Hi. My name is Carl, and I am an entrepreneuraholic. It’s been seven months and 10 days since I started my last business. As so...

Jan 8 2014, 8:21am CST

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TV-on-Internet service Aereo gets $34M in funding

TV-on-Internet service Aereo gets $34 million in outside funding as legal battle continues NEW YORK (AP) — Aereo,...

Jan 7 2014, 5:56pm CST

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Ryan Caldbeck, Founder and CEO, Circle...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity

The Department of Energy included low energy nuclear reactions—which NASA scientists have said could fuel home nuclear reactors...

Jan 4 2014, 12:56pm CST

Snapchat gets $50 million in funding from Coatue Management

Snapchat gets $50 million in funding from Coatue Management

Finally, a confirmation to end the rumors. Snapchat CEO and co-founder, Evan Spiegel, has confirmed to TechCrunch that it...

Dec 11 2013, 10:16pm CST

Pinterest raises another $225 million in funding

Pinterest raises another $225 million in funding

The wind is blowing at the right direction for the pinboard-style photo sharing service, Pinterest. Sources told AllThingsD ear...

Oct 24 2013, 3:53am CDT

Retrievor Self Charging GPS Tracking Device Seeks Funding

Retrievor Self Charging GPS Tracking Device Seeks Funding

Project seeks $80,000...

Oct 8 2013, 11:07am 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 initi...

Aug 17 2013, 8:54am CDT

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset Seeks Kickstarter Funding

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset Seeks Kickstarter Funding

Oculus Rift virtual reality glasses gets support of John Carmack and is supposed to be awesome....

Aug 1 2012, 9:59am CDT

Motrr Goes over Funding Goal on Kickstarter for Galileo IPhone Platform

Motrr Goes over Funding Goal on Kickstarter for Galileo IPhone Platform

Motrr gets waaayy more funding than it needed...

Jun 15 2012, 12:30pm CDT

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Cookoo Analog Connected Watch Hits Funding Goal

$160k and still growing...

Jun 6 2012, 12:00pm CDT

Cookoo Watch Lands 75% of Its Kickstarter Funding

Cookoo Watch Lands 75% of Its Kickstarter Funding

It looks like this project will get funded...

May 31 2012, 11:34am CDT

100 Year Starship 100YSS gets DARPA Funding to make Interstellar Travel a Reality

100 Year Starship 100YSS gets DARPA Funding to make Interstellar Travel a Reality

DARPA funds a "Star Trek Enterprise" starship to enable humankind to travel beyond our solar system....

May 24 2012, 6:30am CDT

Google Founders Offer all the Funding Needed to Save Hangar One

Google Founders Offer all the Funding Needed to Save Hangar One

NASA hasn't agreed...

Dec 12 2011, 3:12pm CST

XStylus Crayon Innovative Stylus for the Nintendo DS gets Crowd-sourced Funding

XStylus Crayon Innovative Stylus for the Nintendo DS gets Crowd-sourced Funding

A new gadgets reaches funding level at the IndiGoGo International Funding Platform....

May 24 2011, 2:23pm CDT

Phantom Secures Funding for Lapboard Production

Phantom Secures Funding for Lapboard Production

Phantom is a name that has ironically lived up to its potential by announcing some products that have turned out to be some of...

Dec 16 2008, 10:00am CST

Vonage announces $200 Million in new Funding

I guess my VOIP service of choice secured its future by raising another 200 Million USD. Vonage got financing from Bain Capit...

May 9 2005, 10:00am EST