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Brief: Indiegogo Shows Off Pride Month Support Using Post-Its

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While enjoying Pride Month’s festivities, Indiegogo showed off its support for the LGBTQIA community in a fun way. The equity crowdfunding platform displayed colored post-its at its San Francisco headquarters. Indiegogo tweeted: Showing off our #pride with @3M post its! Stop by our office in… Read More

Creators of Crowdfunding Success “Star Trek: Axanar” Unveils Trailers Midst Lawsuit (Video)

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Just six months after Paramount and CBS announced they have filed a lawsuit against Star Trek:Axanar for copyright infringement, creators of the crowdfunding success have unleashed the film’s first two trailers. The film has raised over $1 million through Indiegogo and Kickstarter campaigns. Although it is considered a feature film,… Read More

Brief: Thousands of Donors Offer Up $474,000 For LGBTQIA Projects Through Indiegogo’s Generosity Platform

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In celebration of Pride Month, Indiegogo has introduced a list of crowdfunding campaigns that support those in the LGBTQIA community on its sister site, Generosity. The global crowdfunding portal revealed on Twitter: For #Pride month we are spotlighting #LGBTQ#entrepreneurs & the impact on their communities… Read More

Indiegogo’s Danae Ringelmann: “The Key to Thriving & to Making It All Happen is to Turn Those Obstacles Into Challenges” (Video)

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Co-founder and chief development officer of Indiegogo, Danae Ringelmann, recently sat down with CNBC to discuss the global crowdfunding platform’s growth over the years along with its beginning failures. During the interview, Ringelmann revealed that the funding portal was indeed rejected 90 times by venture capitalists before… Read More

Indiegogo Alum Canary Expands into Germany, Austria, Switzerland, & France

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On Monday, Indiegogo success Canary announced it is expanding into Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and France. The company reported in just 15 months, it is now available in retail locations and for direct order in 15 countries. Canary had the most successful Indiegogo campaign of all time… Read More

California Startup Monohm Seeks $250,000 on Indiegogo For Smart Pocket Watch Runcible

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California tech startup, Monohm, recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $250,000 for its already famous smart pocket watch, Runcible. First introduced to the world at last year’s Mobile World Congress, Runcible is described as a smart pocket watch for the post-smartphone era. It… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo to Host LGBTQIA‬ Pride Celebration at San Francisco Headquarters

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On Wednesday, Indiegogo announced its very own Pride Celebration, which will be held at its San Francisco headquarters on June 23rd. The free event’s description reads: “In honor of pride month, Indiegogo is hosting a LGBTQIA Pride Celebration at Indiegogo HQ! It’ll be a chance… Read More

Intimacy Lifestyle Company Lelo Launches Indiegogo Initiative For New Age Condoms; Announces Charlie Sheen As Promoter

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Earlier this week, intimacy lifestyle brand, Lelo, launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise only $12,000 for its self-dubbed next generation condoms The initiative has already surpassed its initial goal and is currently sitting at over $90,000 thanks to 4200 backers. According to Lelo, the Lelo… Read More

Indiegogo Teams Up With Pfizer to Launch Project Get Old Initiative

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On Wednesday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced it has teamed up with pharmaceutical giant, Pfizer, to launch a new initiative called, Project Get Old. Sharing details about the campaign, Indiegogo revealed in a blog post: “Age doesn’t have to dictate our health. If we take care of… Read More

Brief: Worldbuilders Raises Over $100,000 During the Annual Geeks Doing Good Indiegogo Campaign

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Worldbuilders recently kicked off its annual 7-day Geeks Doing Good campaign on Indiegogo to raise $30,000. Within a matter of four days, the initiative has raised over $100,000 from over 2500 backers. Established in 2008 by author Patrick Rothfuss, Worldbuilders seeks to bring the geek community for great… Read More

Newegg to Offer Select Indiegogo Campaigns Order Fulfillment & Promotional Support

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On Tuesday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced it has formed a new partnership with Newegg. The tech-focused e-retailer will now offer order fulfillment and promotional support to select campaigns on the funding portal. Sharing details about the new collaboration, David Mandelbrot, CEO of Indiegogo, stated: “We’re thrilled… Read More

UK Film Company Launches Seedrs Initiative to Secure £120,000 For A Movie Adaptation of Peter Flannery’s Novel “First And Only”

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Seeking to bring Peter Flannery’s novel, First And Only, to the big screen, a UK-based studio with the same name as the book has launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £120,000 for the film’s production. The thriller, which was published through Amazon, has had over 60,000 downloads since its… Read More

Indiegogo Partner Arrow Electronics Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire UBM’s Technical & Electronics Media Portfolio

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Last week, worldwide technology company, Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW), announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, which includes EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. Matt Anderson, chief digital… Read More

Former “Power Rangers” Actors Team Up For Indiegogo-Funding Film “The Order”

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KAsh Pictures, a Los Angeles production studio, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $250,000 for the new film, The Order. The action-packed movie will star various actors of the hit TV series, Power Rangers.  The Order follows a group of vigilantes who often shadows… Read More

UK Startup Vinaya Raises $100,000 Within 48 Hours on Indiegogo For Emotional Wellbeing Wearable Tech “Zenta”

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Vinaya, a tech startup based in London, launched an Indiegogo campaign this week to raise $100,000 for its new wearable tech, Zenta. Within 48 hours, the project has successfully secured its initial goal from nearly 300 backers. Zenta reportedly tracks metrics such as fitness, activity,… Read More

Indiegogo Debuts “Collections” Feature For Users

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On Wednesday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo introduced Collections, a new feature for its users. The funding portal stated: “Today, we’re debuting Collections, a new way to find campaigns that matter to you. Collections feature curated campaigns around topics you care about – whether that’s the latest tech… Read More

Whirlpool Corporation Division W Labs Hits Indiegogo For New Beer System

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W Labs, a self-describing small, nimble division of Whirlpool Corporation, has recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $100,000 for its beer fermentor and dispenser, Vessi. The new system reportedly ferments, carbonates and dispenses home-brewed beer in as little as seven days, compared to other… Read More

Flow Hive Wins Australia Good Design Award for 2016

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Flow Hive, the most successful campaign ever on Indiegogo, has received the coveted Good Design Award for 2016. Quite an accomplishment for a project that hoped to raise just $70,000. Flow Hive closed on Indiegogo having raised $12,489,141 on April 20, 2015.  Backers number over 37,000 and is… Read More

Brief: Former Indiegogo Senior Director of Hardware, Design & Technology Joins Hardware Club

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Hardware Club, an online platform that’s dedicated to hardware startups, announced on Wednesday that it has appointed former Indiegogo senior director of hardware, design & technology, Evan Cohen, as its newest partner. Cohen reportedly helped the global crowdfunding platform achieved over $50 million for companies in two… Read More