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New Android Tablet Remix Scores Over $100,000 in 24 hours on Kickstarter

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On Thursday, China-based Jide Tech, hit crowdfunding giant Kickstarter to raise $100,000 for its new Android tablet, Remix. The Remix is considered an Android 4.4.2 based, 11.6” ultra-tablet that provides “the best” mobile productivity and communication experience for all of its users. The company stated: “[The tablet] exists because in early 2013, we had a… Read More

Camera Rig for Phoneographers Beastgrip Pro Surpasses $50,000 Kickstarter Goal in 24 Hours

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Beastgrip, a versatile smartphone rig and lens adapter system, is getting an upgrade, and its makers are again asking for help from the Kickstarter community to make it all possible. Within just 24 hours of its launch, the crowdfunding campaign reached 100% of its funding goal of $50,000. Since its introduction two years ago, smartphone photographers and videographers… Read More

Another Con Series? Supernatural Stars Hit Indiegogo to Receive Funds For New Comedy About The Comic Con World

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It seems more and more fan-favorites are ready to share what it’s like to be involved in the Comic Con world. On Thursday, Supernatural stars Richard Speight, Jr. and Rob Benedict launched a campaign  to raise $100,000 for their new single camera show, Kings of Con.   Following the years of “con adventures,” the acting duo has created a single camera comedy that is… Read More

Worth Capital Cancels Future Gadget Competition

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Worth Capital has cancelled Future Gadget funding competition stating the businesses were not ready for crowdfunded investment. The initiative was designed to discover the “world’s next great gadget” by engaging entrepreneurs, in need of capital and to then help bring their product to market.  Worth has done similar competitions previously which were successfully completed. The funding was… Read More

London’s Camden Town Brewery Gains Over £2M on Crowdcube

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With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, London’s Camden Town Brewery has successfully raised over £2 million from close to 1,900 investors. The brewery was established in 2006 when founder Jasper Cuppaidge took over The Horseshoe Pub in Hampstead. He grew frustrated by the standard of London lager… Read More

Kickstarter Introduces New Feature: Spotlight, Storytelling for Successful Campaigns

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This week, crowdfunding platform Kickstarter introduced a new feature for successfully funded campaigns: Spotlight. In one place, the new page allows successfully funded creators to tell the complete story of how their products came to life. For example, take the Gramovox Bluetooth Gramophone campaign, for which 927 backers pledged $241,173. Clicking on the campaign’s spotlight page leads to… Read More

Is Yelp the Next “Blackfish”? Review Website Fires Back Against Billion Dollar Bully Kickstarter By Revealing Screenshots of Its Backend System

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Just a week ago, Yelp became under fire when a small production studio known as Prost Production launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for a new documentary Billion Dollar Bully, which would share details about the review website’s dark past. Now, it looks like Yelp will do whatever it takes to maintain its innocence, by providing… Read More

Aerie Teams Up With Kickstarter Alum Yellowberry For Limited-Edition Tween Bra Collection

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Intimate apparel line Aerie announced today that it has joined force with tween intimate brand Yellowberry to launch a limited-edition collaborative bra collection for girls 11-15 called Aerie for Yellowberry. Yellowberry is a start-up created by 19-year-old entrepreneur Megan Grassell for preteen girls. Grassell took to crowdfunding platform Kickstarter with a mission to empower young girls with colorful, fun and unique… Read More

NonProfit ColorCancer Launches Ensure Drive Campaign on 121Giving To Raise Funds For Austin Cancer Patients

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ColorCancer, a nonprofit agency is hoping to change that with the launch of its crowdfunding campaign on Austin-based 121Giving to raise more than $12,000 to buy 300 cases of Ensure for cancer patients as they undergo chemotherapy, radiation and other treatments. According to its website, ColorCancer provides free at-home care supplies to cancer patients in need. The organization… Read More

Lookout Apple Watch: Olio Smartwatch Challenges Apple with High End Wearable Tech

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Apple Watch has a new competitor and I am not talking about the Google/Intel thing.  This watch has been created by a former Apple employee and you can immediately see the design DNA in this incredibly crafted watch. Olio, positioned as a “boutique” watch company, has launched a smartwatch that puts design and materials at a premium –… Read More

Sondors eBike Announces Limited Time Pricing Through Indiegogo Ends April 2nd

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Sondors eBike, the most affordable electric bicycle ever, will close its limited time Indiegogo campaign price of $649 on April 2, 2015 at 11:59 PM PT. This introductory price is 49 percent off the retail price of $1,299. People interested in purchasing the bike at half price should go to . With its 29-inch all-terrain wheels, powerful 350… Read More

Update: Super Troopers 2 Scores $2 Million Second Day on Indiegogo

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Just one day after announcing the launch of its Indiegogo campaign, production company Broken Lizard has managed to raise $2 million from nearly 19,000 backers for the sequel to the hilarious film, Super Troopers.  As previously reported, Broken Lizard took to the crowdfunding platform to raise funds for the highly anticipated sequel: “Several moons ago, we made… Read More

Smash-Inspired Musical Bombshell Hits $300,000 in Two Weeks on Kickstarter; Becomes Most Funded Theater Project

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Just two weeks ago, Smash fans received the exciting news that their beloved (but unfortunately canceled) series would find a way to get back into the spotlight. Now it seems as though, the show will be hitting the Broadway stage, thanks to crowdfunding. As previously reported, The Actors Fund launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise only… Read More

Brief: Canary Redefines Home Security With Retail Debut of Crowdfunded Product

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Canary today announced the much anticipated launch of their award-winning home security product with major retailers throughout the U.S. Since its successful Indiegogo campaign came to an end, which gained over $1.9 million, the New York City startup has shipped tens of thousands of units to 78 countries. Reportedly, the early users have demonstrated a remarkably high level of… Read More

Actor George Takei Hits Indiegogo to Bring His New Project Allegiance to Broadway

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Looking to his devoted fans for support, Star Trek alum, George Takei has launched a campaign on global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo for his latest project, Allegiance on Broadway. Sharing details about the upcoming Broadway show, Takei stated: “I was only a small child in 1941 when Pearl Harbor was bombed. But I still remember the gleam of rifle bayonet… Read More

Handheld Flamethrower Easily Tops Goal on Indiegogo

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Are you ready for the Zombie Apocalypse?  Probably not, but if you back this crowdfunding campaign you may possess one of the most popular weapons in dealing with the walking dead. The XM42 “Handheld Flamethrower”, a creation of ION Productions, was approved to launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo yesterday and backers rushed in to be… Read More

Realty Mogul Takes a Bite of the Big Apple: Multi-family Brooklyn Property First NYC Investment

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Realty Mogul, the online peer-to-peer marketplace for real estate investing, announced the completion of its first-ever crowdfunding project in New York, raising $1.6 million from 46 investors for two apartment buildings in Brooklyn and enabling project sponsor Cayuga Capital Management to recapitalize the property.  The deal closes a highly successful first quarter for Realty Mogul,… Read More

Grab Your Liter of Cola: Broken Lizard Launches Indiegogo Campaign For Super Troopers Sequel

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Super Troopers fans, rejoice (right meow)! Just 14 years after the release of the original (and crazy) film, Broken Lizard Industries and your favorite Vermont State Troopers have launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for the hilarious comedy’s sequel. Explaining details about the project, the Broken Lizard gang wrote: “Several moons ago, we made a little indie movie called Super… Read More

California’s Liquidity Seeks Funds Through Kickstarter For Cleaner Water Filter Bottle

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Liquidity, a Silicon Valley startup, today announced that its recently debuted revolutionary Naked Filter water bottle through a new campaign on crowdfunding giant, Kickstarter. The goal of Naked Filter’s funding project is to test consumer interest and support key remaining steps needed to launch the product. By helping the campaign, individuals will assist Liquidity in achieving its vision of distributing water… Read More

Israel’s Equity Crowdfunding Platform iAngels Successfully Captures $2.25M During Seed Round

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iAngels, an angel investing equity crowdfunding  platform that enables private investors to co-invest with Startup Nation’s leading angels and gain access to exclusive early-stage opportunities, announced today that it has raised a $2.25 million seed round led by Roman Abramovich’s fund, Millhouse Capital. iAngels became the 15th company to successfully raise funds through its platform, raising $1.25 million… Read More