Tagged: indiegogo

Your Car, But Smarter: Exploride, A Heads-Up Car Display, Wraps Up Abundantly Funded Indiegogo Campaign

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In one of India’s biggest crowdfunding success stories, smart gadget Exploride just wrapped up its abundantly funded crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, raising $521,546–512 percent of its original fundraising goal. Exploride is a clear glass heads-up display with gesture and hands-free voice controls, designed to work with any… Read More

Following Indiegogo Success, CURB Energy Raises $1.25 Million in Seed Funding

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Curb “power your life smarter” raised $117,321 this past August on Indiegogo.  Curb has since shifted to InDemand and remains available on the Indiegogo platform. Curb has now parlayed this funding to close on a seed round provided by “angels, strategic partners and Capital Factory”… Read More

Bluetooth TrackR Raises $8.7M, Foundry Group Leads Round


TrackR, a pioneer of the Bluetooth tracker and digital inventory space, has raised $8.7 million in funding for expansion. Foundry Group led the round with participation from Resolute Ventures and several angel investors. The TrackR team is revolutionizing how people keep track of their personal… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Orbbec Persee 3D Camera Computer, Turn Your iPhone into a VR Camera with SHOT & Misen Super Knife

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Orbbec has created a 3D camera that is the “world’s first camera computer”.  So what exactly does that mean? Today imagery and video are pretty much flat as we exist in a 2D digital world, but 3D is just around the corner.  Think of Orbbec Persee… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo Alum Axent Wear’s Cat Ear Headphones Now Available For Pre-Ordering at Brookstone

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Last week, smart lifestyle products retailer, Brookstone, announced that Indiegogo success Axent Wear’s Cat Ear Headphones is now available for pre-ordering through its website. Axent, which was created by two UC Berkeley Alums, took to the global crowdfunding platform with the headphones late last year. They are considered… Read More

BauBax Travel Jacket Surpasses $10M in Total Crowdfunding Contributions as it Moves from Kickstarter to Indiegogo InDemand


BauBax, the creators of the already popular 15-feature travel jacket, has surpassed $10-million in total crowdfunding contributions. Following its record breaking Kickstarter campaign, BauBax has transitioned to Indiegogo InDemand where backers continue to take advantage of reduced pricing by pre-ordering. Yoganshi Shah, founder and Chief… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Protein Beer, Butterfleye Monitoring Camera & a Laser Powered Razor

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High protein beer? Now that is a unique invention. Beer has never really been bad for you (in moderation). But usually high in carbs, beer can help you pack on a paunch if you are not careful. Brewtein is a new concoction from startup brewery… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo Alums Bluesmart & Miss Possible Discuss Crowdfunding Success

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Continuing to enjoy the success of their well-known Indiegogo campaigns, startups Bluesmart and Miss Possible sat down with the crowdfunding platform to share details about the initiatives and big achievements. The Bluesmart suitcase is high-quality carry-on that the user can control from their phone. Its size is… Read More

Indiegogo Alum uBiome Donates Funds to Oral Disease Prevention Research

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uBiome, a microbial genomics company, announced on Friday that it is supporting the prevention of oral disease, the most prevalent chronic disease in both children and adults in the United States, in three ways. The company is making a donation to the Smiles Across America… Read More

Anonabox Returns & Launches Three New Privacy Products


Hoping to make a comeback from its past crowdfunding and functioning failures, privacy device developer Anonabox unveiled three new privacy products and announced its partnership with VPN Pro service provider, HideMyAss! Last fall, Crowdfund Insider shared details about the infamous Tor hardware router, Anonabox. The device… Read More

Indiegogo’s Anastasia Emmanuel Reveals How Crowdfunding Has Become So Popular in the UK

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Taking time away from her duties as Indiegogo’s Director of European Technology & Design, Anastasia Emmanuel sat down with Shiny Shiny to share details about her career and how popular crowdfunding has become. During her interview, Emmanuel discussed her passion for technology: “I totally fell into… Read More

Indiegogo Offers Up Advice on How to Maximize Crowdfunding Campaigns with InDemand Feature


Just one year after debuting InDemand, crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced tips and tricks on how campaign organizers can take advantage of this feature. The Indiegogo crew shared: “When we first launched InDemand in September 2014, we wanted campaigners to be able to keep raising funds for… Read More

Indiegogo’s Steve Tam Revealed His Thoughts About Work-Life Balancing; Offers Four Tips From His “Mastering Yourself” Program

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They say, “All things are possible if you just believe.” Well, according to Indiegogo’s Canadian marketing manager for tech and design Steve Tam, that statement isn’t always correct. Betakit reported that during his keynote speech at the #Firesideconf, Tam shared that work-life balancing doesn’t exist… Read More

Honest Gil Fulbright & Represent.Us Returns to Indiegogo; Seeks to End American Corruption

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Hoping to change the way America is being ran, political organization Represent.Us has returned to global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to raise more funds for politician, Honest Gil Fulbright. The campaign reads: “Big-money special interests and lobbyists are corrupting our government.More money than ever before is flowing… Read More

Raising the Bra: Indiegogo Alum Knix Wear Launches Kickstarter For Women’s 8-in-1 Undergarment

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Last week, New York City clothing startup, Knix Wear, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for its 8-1 Evolution Bra. Knix Wear’s Evolution Bra is described as the “most” comfortable, versatile, and technologically advanced undergarment. It has patented wire free construction, is odorless, quick dries and… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Cujo Stops the Hackers, Angee Home Security & Bruvelo Elevates Your Coffee

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Ne’er do wells are constantly trying to hack your home computer.  If you do not believe me, load up some software and see how frequently your home network is scanned.  The fact is that just about anyone can be a casual hacker these days.  Just… Read More

Canada’s cuddle + kind Launches Indiegogo Initiative to End Worldwide Child Hunger With Knitted Dolls

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Earlier this week, cuddle + kind, a startup created by a Ontario family, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise funds for its new knitted doll collection. The dolls are not only cute and perfect for young children, they each represent the fight against child… Read More

Sondors eBike Switches Sides: Launches New Crowdfunding Campaign on Kickstarter

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One of the most controversial Indiegogo campaigns of the year has gone over to the other side. The Sondors eBike (né Storm eBike) is now crowdfunding on Kickstarter offering a “new design”ebike for just $499.  Launched just today, the project has already generated $65k on… Read More

Rare Genomics Institute’s Ana Sanfilippo Reveals Details About New Crowdfunding Campaigns With Indiegogo


Earlier this week, Rare Genomics Institute (RG), announced that the launching of ten separate crowdfunding campaigns to help patients with rare diseases pinpoint the causes of their illnesses. All amounts raised will go towards exome sequencing, which is a method of partial genome sequencing to find… Read More