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Crowdfunding Mailbox: The Perfect Pencil, Esington Glass Ultimate Productivity Timer & Sprayable Sleep

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  We have two products that are crowdfunding now that focus on functional design and a final product that takes an existing product and simply makes it better. I must admit I love design.  The simpler the better. So if you are a design junkie like I am – you should like these two crowdfunding… Read More

Seedstars World Fund: Crowdfunding an Investment Fund for Top Emerging-Market Startups

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Imagine playing a part in TV competition shows like “Top Chef” or “Project Runway”—but without having your best charred octopus recipe critiqued in front of a live studio audience, or your model’s dress described as “something a Teletubby would wear to a party.” Instead, you’d sweep in at the end of the show and award… Read More

Update: All-Girl Band TLC Continues to Find Success on Kickstarter; Captures Over $200,000

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Looks like fans of the hit 90’s girl band TLC will finally get the album they have been waiting for all thanks to Kickstarter! Earlier this week, the girls launched a campaign on the crowdfunding giant seeking to raise only $150,000 so they may return to the studio for their fifth and final album. Within… Read More

Is SOAP Another Scampaign? Questions Persist as to Projects Viability

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  Last year, We shared some details about the Kickstarter- crowdfunding success SOAP Rablet, the all-in-on home automation router. The device was described as 2 GB/S WiFi 802.11AC, BLE, Zigbee, Zwave, Insteon, RFID/NFC, Home Media Server, Your Own Cloud and Domain.  Kind of a swiss army knife of wireless routers. The campaign closed over-funded raising $142,112 on an… Read More

Humans of New York Blog Launches Indiegogo Project to Send Brooklyn Middle Schoolers to Harvard; Captures Nearly $540,000 in Two Days

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On Thursday (January 22nd), Brandon Stanton, the face behind the popular photography blog Humans of New York, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $100,000 to send the students of Mott Hall Brides Academy in Brownsville, Brooklyn to prestigious university, Harvard. The campaign reads, “We’re going to send kids to Harvard! Well, not exactly…. Read More

UK’s Wedding Supplies Website World of Wedmin Seeks £100,000 Through Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs

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Earlier this month, Brighton-based wedding supplies website World of Wedmin (WOW) launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £100,000 to continue its expansion through the UK. According to its campaign, World of Wedmin is an online platform that enables brides and grooms to find and compare wedding suppliers throughout the UK. The company states that… Read More

Monthly Wine Subscription Company Vinoa Turns to Crowdcube For £450,000

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Vinoa, a London-based wine subscription company, recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £450,000 so it may scale the business throughout the UK. Vinoa reportedly offers its subscribers a monthly sample box of great wines that are delivered via mail. Customers are also able granted access to an interactive smartphone app to help them… Read More

Fan-based Webseries Star Trek Continues Debuts Second “Kirkstarter” For New Episodes

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Earlier this week, fan-based, non-profit production Star Trek Continues launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise $100,000 for more episodes of its popular webseries. Sharing details about the production, the Star Trek Continues team wrote, “Our first episode, Pilgrim of Eternity, premiered in May 2013 at Phoenix Comicon to a packed house of almost 4,000…. Read More

The Good Egg Quickly Overfunds on Crowdcube: Sunny Side Up in the UK

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The Good Egg has successfully raised over £216,400 with the help of over 205 investors through its Crowdcube equity crowdfunding campaign, overfunding by 120%. As previously reported by Crowdfund Insider’s Samantha Hurst, The Good Egg which was inspired by Californian deli Wise Sons, has not only drawn the attention of London brunch lovers, but also has received positive feedback… Read More

New Washing Device Dolfi Quickly Captures Attention on Indiegogo; Raises Over $127,000 in Three Days

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Germany-based Dolfi launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign earlier this week to raise $100,000 to bring its self-titled washing device to the market. Dolfi is described as a hand-sized device that cleans your clothing with the power of ultrasonic technology. It is considered the “next generation cleaning technology,” and it’s gentle on clothing. The device is… Read More

Freezy Freakies Back from the ’80s on Kickstarter: The Future Is In Your Hands

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With just over two weeks left on the campaign, Freezy Freakies “high tech” gloves are back on Kickstarter… it’s about time.    Alas, my beloved I ♥️ Snow gloves are not making a comeback, but unicorns, turbo cars, alpine skiers and fighter jets are back to warm the hands of adults during the season’s wintery mix.  Children… Read More

P2P Global Boosts Share Issue Due to Strong Demand

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P2P Global Investments, the first peer to peer lending investment trust to trade on the LSE ever, has stated the C share issue, announced earlier this month, has been increased due to solid demand. P2P Global Investments seeks out investment opportunities in P2P assets.  P2P Global trades under the appropriate ticker symbol “P2P“. P2P Global… Read More

Brief: GoFundMe Campaign Debuts For THE LION KING on Broadway’s Nteliseng Nkhela & Aaron Nelson After Fire Destroys Homes

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Shortly after a devastating fire destroyed their Edgewater Avalon apartment homes, co-stars and supporters of THE LION KING on Broadway’s Nteliseng Nkhela and Aaron Nelson took to crowdfunding platform GoFundMe to raise $10,000. Within only 21 hours, the campaign surpassed its initial goal and has reached over $14,000. According to BroadwayWorld, Nkhela and Nelson, who… Read More

Monolith Board Games’ Conan Continues to Be Successful on Kickstarter; Captures $1M in Nearly Two Weeks

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With nearly two and half weeks until its crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter comes to an end, Monolith Board Games’ new game (inspired by Robert E. Howard’s tales) Conan has raised over $1 million thanks to nearly 7,000 backers. As previously reported by Crowdfund Insider, Conan is described as a miniature-based board games that pits on player, the overlord,… Read More

Update: Exploding Kittens Reaches $2.7M on Kickstarter; Becomes #1 Most Funded Card Game

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Hilariously Record-breaking! That’s the best way to describe The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman’s latest project. Earlier this week, Crowdfund Insider shared details about Inman partnership with Xbox’s Elan Lee and Shane Small to create a new card game called Exploding Kittens. The funny game surfaced on Kickstarter and quickly surpassed its initial $10,000. The game’s description reads,“Exploding Kittens is a highly strategic… Read More

Kreditech Group Secures $200M Credit Facility from Victory Park Capital

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The Kreditech Group, a consumer finance technology group, has announced the completion of a $200 million credit facility from Victory Park Capital, a Chicago-based asset management firm focused on middle market debt and equity investments. The investment reflects investors’ confidence in its big data credit-scoring technology and its data platform to serve the estimated 4.0 billion… Read More

Solar Roadways Gets Shout-Out from Obama During State of the Union

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Successfully funded Indiegogo campaign Solar Roadways received the Presidential Seal of Acknowledgement yesterday during the State of the Union Speech by Barack Obama. Regardless of which side of the fence you sit, it isn’t bad to be mentioned on a public broadcast viewed by millions. Solar Roadways raised over $2.2 million crowdfunding on Indiegogo last… Read More

AMC Theatres Teams Up With Tilt to Host Ninth Annual Best Picture Showcase; Allows Guests to Select 24-Hour Marathon Locations

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For the ninth straight year, AMC Theatres is bringing all of this year’s Best Picture nominees to its locations for the AMC Best Picture ShowcaseSM. Since 2007, AMC has offered guests the opportunity to see every movie nominated for Best Picture by the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts and Sciences for one great price. The traditional… Read More

Smart Home System Oomi Makes An Appearance on Indiegogo; Earns Over $20,000 Within Hours of Debut

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Fantem, a developer of innovative products and solutions for the home, recently introduced Oomi through a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. Seeking to raise $100,000, the self-dubbed first smart home system that offers users unparalleled simplicity of set-up and use to deliver a truly intuitive, and easy to expand, home management solution right out of the… Read More

American Homeowner Preservation Launches $30 Million Crowdfunding Campaign For New Initiative Opportunity 2014B

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American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”) recently launched its very crowdfunding campaign to raise $30 million for Opportunity 2014B. Funds raised will be utilized to purchase non-performing mortgages at substantial discounts from banks and other lenders. Borrowers are then offered sustainable solutions to stay in their homes with affordable payments and reduced principal balances. Accredited investors can earn annual returns… Read More