Tagged: indiegogo

Tech Fight: inCharge Bolt vs. ChargeDoubler Both Claim “First” in Crowdfunding Battle

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We all want to be able to charge our smartphones faster so when I saw the crowdfunding campaign for ChargeDoubler I thought this was a pretty cool campaign. The “original accelerator” claims up to 2X charging speeds for your iPhone or Android phone by allowing a… Read More

Indiegogo & Wearable World Form Partnership on Hardware Crowdfunding

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Indiegogo has announced a new partnership with Wearable World, an incubator and accelerator for emerging hardware startups at the Wearable World Congress in San Francisco. As part of the new agreement, Indiegogo and Wearable World will organize a series of events and workshops throughout 2015. Wearable World… Read More

Indiegogo Forms Partnership With Spotify to Support Musicians Through Crowdfunding

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In an effort to help musicians make their way to the spotlight, Indiegogo announced that Spotify is now supporting multiple music projects on its crowdfunding platform. Earlier this week, Indiegogo revealed: “As a global platform focused on bringing people together to make big things happen, our… Read More

Avatar Airlines Seeks $5M in Crowdfunding; Campaign is Quickly Met With Criticism

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Ostensibly hoping to become a low cost alternative, Avatar Airlines has launched a self-crowdfunding campaign at www.HelpAvatarFly.com. The funding project allows the public to give as much, or as little as they like, with donations ranging from $5 to $9,750 for perks.  If you want a T-Shirt though you will have… Read More

Smartphone Phone App For Health KIJINI Quickly Gains Funding Momentum on Indiegogo

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On Monday, mobile phone app startup KIJINI, INC. debuted its Indiegogo campaign to finalize the development of its eponymous KIJINI, an iOS and Android program with a set of apps capable of deciphering the user’s voice to provide highly accurate information about critical aspects of… Read More

Novalogy Hits Indiegogo With New Wearable Technology that Helps Improve Sleep & Increases Energy

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Novalogy, a wearable tech company, unveiled AYO, an advanced, scientifically backed wearable device which uses clinically backed lighting technology to actively improve sleep, increase energy levels and minimize jet lag. In tandem with its U.S. debut at Wearable World Congress 2015, an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign has launched to… Read More

Update: Oomi Smart Home Soars Beyond Funding Goal & Secures Over $1M

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Fantem, a developer of products and solutions for the home, has successfully raised $1 million during its ongoing Indiegogo campaign for the smart home system, Oomi. Oomi offers users the ability to simply control and monitor their home’s lighting, ambiance, air quality, security, entertainment streaming… Read More

Nepal Fundraisers on Indiegogo Life Raise Record Amount of $2.3 Million

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Indiegogo has reported that aggregate campaigns for the Nepal earthquake disaster have raised a total of $2.3 million a record for disaster relief donations on the platform. Donors from over 1000 countries have supported over 600 individual campaigns on Indiegogo Life, and Indiegogo.  Fundraisers on… Read More

NeuroMetrix Announces First Shipments of Indiegogo Success Quell Wearable Pain Relief Device

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NeuroMetrix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NURO) reported it has started shipping Quell wearable pain relief devices out of its production and fulfillment facility in Woburn, MA. The initial shipments are directed to leading doctors and thought leaders in chronic pain. The company anticipates that it will start fulfilling… Read More

Taxing Crowdfunds: Canary Wharf Hack Moot In The Face of Brussels Butchery of EU VAT Laws

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EU Poised to Tax Crowdfunding Campaigns Potentially Killing Off Source of SME Funding Will Crowdfunders from the US and across the world be caught in the crossfire as the EU quietly prepares to declare war on the Internet’s behemoths? The European Union is considering the… Read More

Indiegogo Pulls the Plug on Modular Android Smartphone Fonkraft Campaign After Authenticity Questions Surface

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New Australian-based modular Android smartphone Fonkraft seemed to have it all, it was perfect for the every day tech savvy person. Its “Pilot” model was an entry-level/basic and was priced at a reasonable $100. It features a 5-inch, 720p display, a dual-core processor and 1GB of RAM, plus… Read More

BBC’s The Apprentice Alum Bianca Miller Launches Indiegogo Campaign For Skin-Tone Hosiery Business

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On Tuesday, BBC’s The Apprentice alum Bianca Miller has hit crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to raise £100,000 for her skin-tone hosiery business. Bianca Miller London will offer a range of nude tones carefully selected to satisfy complexions ranging from English Rose to Sub-Saharan African. The initial offering will be tights and… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo Life Collaborates With BigTent By Care.com to Celebrate Mother’s Day

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In celebration of Mother’s Day (this Sunday), Indiegogo Life has teamed up with BigTent by Care.com, an online destination for local parenting groups, for a special tribute to all the mothers throughout the world. The global crowdfunding platform shared: “We all remember how parents used to communicate… Read More

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbon & Pura Vida Tequila Launch Indiegogo Campaign For Expansion

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Seeking the help of devoted fans, ZZ Top bandmate, Billy Gibbon has teamed up with Pura Vida Tequila to launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $200,000 to begin expanding the new Texas-based brand. Explaining why the brand is different from the rest, the Pura… Read More

Orson Welles’ Final Film Hits Indiegogo to Raise $2 Million For Completion Costs

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Back in October of 1985, Orson Welles, an American actor, director, writer and producer, passed away from a heart attack. The Hollywood star not only left an amazing legacy, but his final project, which has been left uncompleted and unnoticed. Now just thirty years later, three… Read More

Zeitgeist Film Series Creator Peter Joseph Launches Indiegogo Campaign For Finish InterReflection Documentary

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Ready to finish his latest project, director, narrator and creator of Zeitgeist, Peter Joseph has debuted a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo that is dedicated to raising $50,000 for the highly anticipated documentary, InterReflections. Per its synopsis, InterReflections is story about a quest for a new, more humane society, a… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Cove Recharging Center, ZuperDac for you iPhone & VSSL Flask Light

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Griffin is a pretty established company.  You have probably purchased one of their products at some point in the past, probably an iPhone case (I have had a few of them) or something else related to tech.  They really do not need to run a… Read More

Richard Branson Reveals How Crowdfunding Could Change The World (Video)

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Sharing his thoughts about crowdfunding, Virgin Group’s founder Richard Branson discuss why he believes that the funding method could be a game changer for startups. While revealing his experience with the crowdfunding industry, Branson wrote: “Is crowdfunding going to change the world? I was delighted… Read More

ABC’s The View Showcases Indiegogo Campaign Organizer & Nonprofit Fashion Organization RUNWAY OF DREAMS

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ABC’s THE VIEW is featuring today a Runway of Dreams fashion show in which differently-abled kids and teens model adaptive versions of popular fashions. The nonprofit organization recently launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds that will enable the organization to create the modified product samples needed to further… Read More