Tagged: indiegogo

Republic Restoratives Oversubscribes: Indiegogo Equity Crowdfunding Round Set to Close

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Republic Restorative has secured its max target through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo/Microventures. The distillery launched the campaign, which was one of the first equity campaigns on the platform, in November. Republic Restoratives is described as an urban, small batch distillery and craft cocktail bar… Read More

Indiegogo’s CES 2017 Recap: Bold Thinkers & Inventors Showed Off the Coolest New Products

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Following the 2017 CES, which was held in Las Vegas last week, global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo shared its very own recap of the annual technology event. The Indiegogo team shared: “Thank you to everyone who joined us at CES 2017, we hope you had as… Read More

Less Than Two Months Later: Indiegogo’s Equity Crowdfunding Platform Surpasses $1 Million

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Less than two months after Indiegogo teamed up with MicroVentures to launch its equity crowdfunding platform, campaigns on the platform have successfully secured $1 million in funding. There are currently five initiatives on the website. Indiegogo launched the new equity portal with MicroVentures on November 15th, which… Read More

Indiegogo Alum TrackR Teams Up With Geozilla For Family Radar Feature & Announces New Form Factors

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Earlier this week, Indiegogo success TrackR announced it formed a partnership with family safety assistant app, GeoZilla for a family radar feature. The companies revealed consumers simply connect its products to GeoZilla and add family items such as car keys, pets, remotes, and backpacks on its family… Read More

Creators of Crowdfunded Star Trek Film “Axanar” Heading to Court For Paramount & CBS Infringement Lawsuit

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One year after Paramount and CBS filed a copyright infringement lawsuits against Star Trek fan film, Axanar, the studios are now heading to court to present their case against the Indiegogo and Kickstarter-funded project. Axanar raised over $1 million through Indiegogo and Kickstarter campaigns and is described… Read More

Whirlpool Corporation’s WLabs Launches Indiegogo Initiative For Food Recycler “Zera”

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This week, Whirlpool Corporation’s WLabs launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $50,000 for its new food recycler, Zera. The product is described as a state-of-the-art kitchen appliance that turns today’s food waste into tomorrow’s fertilizer. WLabs explained that the Zera Food Recycler can break… Read More

Indiegogo Success Oomi Smart Home Named 2017 CES Innovation Award Honoree

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Just a few days before the 2017 CES took place in Las Vegas, Indiegogo success Oomi Smart Home announced it was named an innovation award honoree of the event. The CES Innovation Awards are notably sponsored by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, the producer of this… Read More

Backers of Delayed Crowdfunded Success iBackPack in Limbo as Project’s Creator Ceases Communication

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Following two months of no updates from the iBackPack creator, Doug Monahan, backers of the Kickstarter and Indiegogo project have grown impatient over the backpack’s lack of delivery/creator communication and are now expecting the worst – the product not being delivered ever. As previously reported, iBackPack was… Read More

GE Appliances’ FirstBuild Launches Fourth Indiegogo Campaign: Raises $50,000 For Smart Cooking System

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GE’s subsidiary, FirstBuild, launched its fourth Indiegogo campaign on Wednesday. The company is sought to raise $50,000 for its new smart cooking system, Paragon, and within a matter of hours secure its initial funding target. FirstBuild stated that the Paragon system brings precision to any… Read More

A Million Bucks Crowdfunding… Not Enough?

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  Overcoming Equity Crowdfunding’s $1 Million Maximum Annual Capital Raise Amount Raising Startup Capital through Side-by-Side Equity Crowdfunding (Reg CF) and Regulation D Offerings With the JOBS Act’s advent in 2012, equity crowdfunding was born. The JOBS Act was designed to revolutionize the way businesses… Read More

Brookstone Teams Up With Indiegogo Success Proxy42 to Launch Multiplayer Laser Tag System for Smartphones

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On Tuesday, product developer and specialty retailer Brookstone announced it is teaming up with Indiegogo Success and game creator, Proxy42, to launch Father.IO, a keychain-size device that turns any smartphone into a virtual-reality laser tag system, which will be equipped with the Inceptor, a portal, smartphone micro-platform that… Read More

John Smedley Announces “Hero’s Song” Refund Details After His Studio PixeImage Games Shuts Down

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Following the announcement that John Smedley’s studio PixeImage Games has officially shut down and its Indiegogo-funded project, Hero’s Song, is not happening, Smedley himself addressed backers of the game and revealed refund details. As previously reported, PixeImage Games announced the unfortunate news on its website: “It’s with… Read More

Top Fintech Stories from Crowdfund Insider during 2016

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As one year comes to end it is a good opportunity to reflect on past events. The preceding 12 months have been a momentous period for internet finance including capital formation online. Fintech started as a curiosity that engendered much excitement – and fear for some…. Read More

Fisher-Price Launches Indiegogo Campaign For Smart Connect Soother

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American toy company Fisher-Price has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $10,000 for its new bedtime device, the Smart Connect Deluxe Soother. According to the brand, the new deluxe, fully-featured soother is customized to suit any family’s sleep routine through the Smart Connect… Read More

Indiegogo Celebrates 2016’s Most Innovative Projects (Video)

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With the new year just around the corner, Indiegogo celebrated by showing off the most innovative projects that debuted on the global crowdfunding platform in 2016. The funding portal revealed: “Together, our backers accomplished so much this year. You helped hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs… Read More

“Lazer Team” Director Matt Hullum Confirms: Sequel to Start Filming in Late 2017 Spring (Video)

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Less than one year after Indiegogo success Lazer Team hit theaters, director and producer, Matt Hullum announced filming for Lazer Team 2 is set to begin spring 2017 in Texas. The film received over $2.3 million during its crowdfunding campaign in 2014 and raised an additional $1 million in theatrical release… Read More

John Smedley’s Pixelmage Shuts Down Indiegogo-Funded Project “Hero’s Song” & Studio

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Several months after raising nearly $100,000 on Indiegogo for its fantasy action RPG game Hero’s Song, John Smedley’s new studio Pixelmage announced it was officially pulling the plug on the project and ceasing all operations. Smedley and his team originally set out to raise $800,000… Read More

Indiegogo’s Latest Equity Offer For Texas Zebo Quickly Nears $100,000 Funding Target

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Earlier this month, Indiegogo announced the launch of its latest equity crowdfunding offering for Texas-based restaurant, Texas Zeba. The project, which is currently seeking a minimum of $100,000 (max $500,000), has surpassed more than $63,000 from 70 investors within less than two weeks. According to… Read More

Eve Tech Closes Indiegogo For EVE V Computer & Secures $1.4 Million in Funds

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Finland-based Eve Tech closed the Indiegogo campaign for its crowd developed computer, EVE V. The company launched the campaign last month looking to raise $75,000 and quickly secured $500,000 in a matter of hours. It finished its run with a total of $1,416,280 from 4210 backers. The initiative… Read More

Indiegogo Alum Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega Handheld Console to Begin Shipping in February 2017

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Just a little over two years after launching the crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for their Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega handheld console, Sir Clive Sinclair, and Retro Computers Ltd announced they would beginning shipping of the highly anticipated product in February 2017. This news comes after the duo reportedly experienced… Read More