Tagged: indiegogo

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

Evan Cohen

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

Indiegogo Teams Up With Heineken For “The Cities Project”

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On Tuesday, Indiegogo announced it has joined forces with Dutch brewing company, Heineken, for a new project known as The Cities Project. The global crowdfunding platform stated residents in New York, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Honolulu are invited to submit projects they care about through Heineken’s Facebook page…. Read More

Kickstarter & Indiegogo Success Knix Wear Evolution Bra Now Available Commercially

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Knix Wear, an active intimates company, announced on Tuesday that the crowdfunding success, 8-in-1 Evolution Bra, is now commercially available for purchase through its website. Designed to combat some of the most common complaints women have about bras, the 8-1 Evolution Bra “evolves” with the active woman throughout… Read More

Jon Medved on Title III Crowdfunding: There are Certain Problems..

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Jon Medved, founder and CEO of OurCrowd – an accredited crowdfunding platform, spoke to CNBC last week and addressed the launch of Title III or Reg CF crowdfunding. Medved, never one to mince words, stated there are certain problems with Reg CF, as it stands… Read More

Indiegogo Forms New Partnership With Arrow Electronics

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On Friday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced that it has formed a new partnership with Arrow Electronics, a worldwide technology company that provides products and services to guide innovation. The funding portal revealed that this new partnership will help to create a groundbreaking new crowdfund-to-production platform aimed at accelerating… Read More

Indiegogo’s “Super Troopers 2″ Offers Update: Military Base Visit, Attack Dog/Taser Demonstrations, & Mustache Re-Growths

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On Thursday, the casting crew of Indiegogo alum, Super Troopers 2, announced an update about the film’s progress – which included a very unique items. Last year, production studio Broken Lizard announced the sequel just 14 years after the first film’s release at the 2001 Sundance Festival…. Read More

Russo Brothers Offer Up “The Avengers: Infinity War” Set Passes to Backers of Indiegogo Project “Dizzy Pursuit”

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On Wednesday, Captain America: Civil War directors, Anthony and Joseph Russo, announced they have joined forces with writer/director Jay Alvarez to produce Indiegogo funding project, Dizzy Pursuit. Alvarez and his team hit the crowdfunding platform earlier this week to raise nearly $30,000 for the production of the film. Dizzy Pursuit is described… Read More

Brief: Humans of New York Raises Over $1.2M In Less Than Two Weeks on Geneorsity For Pediatric Cancer Research

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Earlier this month, Humans of New York took to Indiegogo’s Geneorsity platform to raise $1 million for pediatric cancer research. The nonprofit organization teamed up with the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for this new project.  Founder of Human’s of New York, Brandon Stanton stated that key… Read More

Indiegogo Reveals Top Ten Campaigns of 2016 So Far (Video)

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On Friday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced the top ten campaigns of 2016. This is very unusual considering it isn’t even half way through the year quite yet, but the website stated that it has seen so many unique initiatives that really, it was just time… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo Success Jibo Teams Up With BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe

Steve Chambers

On Wednesday, Indiegogo alum, Jibo, Inc. announced that it has formed a partnership with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe to create a new family experience on the robot’s platform. BANDAI is known for its work on PAC-MAN.  David Aubert, MIS director and project leader of BANDAI NAMCO… Read More

California Federal Judge Rejects Motion to Dismiss Crowdfunded “Star Trek” Feature Film Lawsuit

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Late last year, Paramount and CBS announced they have filed a lawsuit against independent Star Trek film, Axanar. The film has raised over $1 million through Indiegogo and Kickstarter campaigns. The production was considered a feature film, but was to be broken down into four episodes following the four acts of the script. Paramount and… Read More

Humans of New York Seeks $1M on Generosity to Fight Pediatric Cancer

Dr. Richard O’Reilly

On Thursday, Humans of New York launched its 8th crowdfunding initiative through Indiegogo’s Generosity platform to raise $1 million for pediatric cancer research. The nonprofit organization teamed up with the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for this new project.  Sharing details about the project, Humans of New… Read More

Indiegogo Success “Con Man” Heading to New Video Streaming Platform Comic-Con HQ This Summer

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On Friday, motion picture production and distribution giant, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), announced that the super popular web series Con-Man is heading to new video streaming platform, Comic-Con HQ, this summer. Last year, Firefly duo, Nathan Fillion and Alan Tudyk took to Indiegogo with a mission to raise funds for the web… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo to Host Crowdfunding Filmmaker Event in New York City

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Next Tuesday, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo will present 12 Things Crowdfunding Filmmakers Need For A Successful Campaign in New York City.  The funding portal stated: “Millions of creators have turned to crowdfunding over the last few years to bring their scripts to screens. Join Indiegogo’s Head… Read More

Indiegogo Co-Founder Danae Ringelmann Reveals What Her Favorite Crowdfunding Project Is (Video)

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Danae Ringelmann, co-founder of global platform Indiegogo, recently sat down with Inc. to discuss which crowdfunding project is in fact her favorite. During her interview, Ringelmann stated: “You know, I’m an underdog person. I always like rooting for the underdog, the crazy ideas, the ones… Read More

Keen Home Quickly Generates Over $6.6 Million of Indicated Interest on SeedInvest

Robert Herjavec at Keen Home Office

Keen Home is doing it right. The company is the creator of a smart home air vent. Sexy it is not. Practical and money saving it is. Back in 2014, Keen started with a relatively small crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. Keen co-founders Ryan Fant and… Read More

Indiegogo Celebrates Mother’s Day By Chatting With Mom Entrepreneurs About Motherhood & Product Development

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In celebration of Mother’s Day, crowdfunding portal Indiegogo sat down with various “mom entrepreneurs” to discuss how they juggle motherhood while continuing to make products and organizations. The global platform declared: “This Mother’s Day, we’re going to do something different. Besides showing you all of… Read More

Following Campaign on Indiegogo, CarVi Receives $5 Million in Venture Funding for Connected Car Tech

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CarVi ran a successful campaign on Indiegogo last year. The project raised just over $100,000 to help fund their “connected car technology.” CarVi was supposed to ship last August. As with many campaigns, CarVi is more than a bit late. The last update for Indiegogo… Read More

“Ugly Americans” Director Seeks $100,000 on Indiegogo For New Adult Animated Film “Adventures of Drunky”

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This week, director of Ugly Americans, Aaron Augenblick, and his team at Augenblick Studios, hit global crowdfunding Indiegogo to raise $100,000 for his latest project, Adventures of Drunky.  The rated-R adult animated film’s synopsis reads: “The Adventures of Drunky is about a hapless barfly named Drunky (Sam Rockwell)…. Read More