Tagged: indiegogo

Danae Ringelmann Talks Indiegogo: We’ve Made Failure More Efficient

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Sharing some details about global crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo, Danae Ringelmann discussed what the platform has done in the past, where its going and the failures she has seen. According to CNET, during an interview at the Web Summit Tech Conference last week, Ringelmann discussed how she and the other co-founders began their Indiegogo journey. “I… Read More

Indiegogo Invites Tintag to Its Forever Funding Program

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Tintag, the first wireless rechargeable item tracking device, was invited by crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo, to continue its funding campaign on the platform by being a part of the “Forever Funding” program. The startup ran a successful two-month crowdfunding campaign, which surpassed its initial goal of $50,000 in less than a month. When it finally came a close… Read More

Florida Startup Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign For Security Products; Raises Nearly $150,000

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Last month, Clearwater, Florida startup, Sandbox, Inc., launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for its advanced, fully-featured, all-wireless security system that is designed specifically for families. Not only has the project already raised $148,904 thanks to 515 backers, it has already signed up over 200 families in 15 countries. Home security products have traditionally included old-fashioned door and… Read More

Indiegogo’s Danae Ringelmann Discusses How to Make Tech More Inclusive (Video)

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During her time at September’s Techonomy Detroit Conference at Wayne State University, Indigogo’s co-founder, Danae Ringelmann, discussed the serious diversity divide in the tech industry, which appears to be dominated by white males. According to Techonomy, after Google released the demographic data of its employees in May, a slew of other Internet giants followed suit, reaffirming a… Read More

Crowdfunding Expert Jessica Chesney of Command Partners to Speak at Geek Girl TechCon in Charlotte

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Digital Marketing Manager at Charlotte, North Carolina’s Command Partners, Jessica Chesney, announced this week that she will be speaking at the Geek Girl. The conference, which is held on November 15th, is the largest hands-on technology conference for women in the area and includes activities for all skill levels. It will feature workshops that cover a wide range of… Read More

University of Texas in Dallas Pilots ATEC Crowdfunding Month

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The Arts & Technology Program (ATEC) at the University of Texas in Dallas (UTD) will pilot launch ATEC Crowdfunding Month, a new undertaking to bring awareness to on-campus crowdfunding campaigns being run by and/or assisted by its faculty and students.  The campaigns planned for this year’s ATEC Crowdfunding Month are on Kickstarter and Indiegogo With the… Read More

Power Rangers Star Amy Jo Johnson Suits Up in Hero Costume to Celebrate Her Indiegogo Campaign

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Ready to share her excitement with the world over her crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo reaching its initial $75,000 goal, Power Rangers star Amy Jo Johnson stepped out as the original pink ranger on Friday (November 7th). The campaign, which is for her debut feature film, The Space Between, is about a proud new daddy who finds out his child is… Read More

Axent Wear’s Cat Ears Nears $2.5M on Indiegogo; Announces Extension on Campaign & Pricing

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During the final hours of its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, Axent Wear’s very popular Cat Ears has continuing to remain in the spotlight and has scored $2,469,071 thanks to 15,291 backers. Now, the projects’ creators have announced exciting news about the famous campaign and headphones’ retail pricing. As previously reported, the California startup, which was created by Berkley alums… Read More

Rapide 3D Signs Up For Indiegogo’s Forever Funding Program After Raising $203,000 For its 3D Printer

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Rapide 3D, who recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on  Indiegogo, has exceeded its funding goal by 1500% raising just over $203,000.  The company is offering savings of up to 60% on retail pricing to campaign contributors.  Available in 3 sizes, 200, 350 and 500mm printer is setting new standards in design and affordability. As a result… Read More

Danae Ringelmann: Indiegogo is Becoming A Permanent Part of The Finance Ecosystem (Video)

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With global crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo continuing to be a key platform for start-ups, co-founder Danae Ringelmann shares details about the famous platform, along with the funding method. Silicon Republic reports, during an interview at the Web Summit in Dublin this week, Ringelmann stated,”When we launched Indiegogo with a beta and a video in January 2008,… Read More

Hour of Code Breaks Previous Indiegogo Record Thanks to Facebook’s Zuckerberg & Gates & Co.

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Last month, nonprofit computer science organization, Code.org, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, seeking $5,000,000 for its new program known as An Hour of Code.  Since its debut, the project has raised $2,842,038 from 1,602 backers, which has broken the all-time record on the global platform. As previously reported, the project gives 100 million students through the… Read More

UK Startup Launches Indiegogo Campaign For New Smart Home Security System; Reaches $100,000 Goal First Week

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Less than a week since its launch on Indiegogo, UK-based Cocoon’s crowdfunding campaign for its self-titled smart home security has already secured its initial $100,000 thanks to its 412 backers. According to its campaign, the Cocoon is smart home security device that combines HD Camera, Motion Detection & SUBSOUND Technology to sense activity throughout your home. If the… Read More

Indiegogo Announces Campaign Benefits For #GivingTuesday 2014

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With consumers prepping for the upcoming holidays, along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday, organizations from all around the world, including PayPal,  JustGiving, eBay, and Discover, have teamed up to celebrate this year’s #GivingTuesday. Now, global crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo, has also announced its support for the special day of giving. As previously reported, #GivingTuesday is… Read More

Indiegogo-Success DreamQii Set to Bring PlexiDrone to the Market Spring 2015; Designs & Manufactured in Canada

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Thanks to the stunning success of its crowdfunding efforts, quadrupling the initial goal of $100,000 and raising over $450,000 in one month on crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo, Toronto-based DreamQii is pleased to announce that it is set to bring the PlexiDrone to market this upcoming spring. The small, sophisticated and easy-to-use drone is operated by a smart phone or… Read More

Update: Mass Fidelity’s The Core Hits $1M During Final Days On Indiegogo

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With less than two days until its Indiegogo campaign comes to an end, Mass Fidelity’s The Core has scored  over $1 million dollars, thanks to its 3,155 backers. The Toronto-based startup announced it was extending its campaign earlier this month and continuing to be a huge success on the global crowdfunding platform. As previously reported on… Read More

Axent Wear’s Cat Ears Nears $1.7M on Indiegogo; Shares Additional Specifications

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With less than eight days until its Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign comes to an end, 10,442 backers of Berkeley-based startup, Axent Wear, has raised $1,671,847 for its unique cat ears headphones. Now the creators, Wenqing Yan and Victoria Hu are ready to share more details about the new project, including full list of specifications. As previously reported, the cat ears headphones… Read More

Indiegogo’s Slava Rubin Gives Everyone A Peek At His Everyday Schedule

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Taking time away from his usual busy schedule, CEO of Indiegogo, Slava Rubin, sat down with Kinja’s Lifehacker to share details about keeping up his duties at the global crowdfunding platform along with his everyday schedule. During his interview, Rubin revealed his “life hacks” and how he avoids the stress of his job. “I try to… Read More

Code.Org’s Hadi Partovi Talks Crowdfunding & Education With Indiegogo

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Earlier this month, non-profit organization Code.org launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $5,000,000 for its new program called, An Hour of Code for Every Student. This will give 100 million students throughout the world an opportunity to have one hour per day of computer science. While the organization’s campaign is still underway, Code.org’s… Read More

Indiegogo-Success Geek Pulse Signs Up for the Platform’s Perpetual Crowdfunding Program

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Ready to gain some more funding for their already successful crowdfunding project, Light Harmonic, the creators of Geek Pulse, announced on Tuesday (October 28th) that their team has decided to participate in Indiegogo’s perpetual crowdfunding program. According to its campaign, Geek Pulse is an audio digital-to-analog converter and headphone amplifier.The device has several digital inputs that… Read More

Mass Fidelity Becomes Top CrowdFunded Canadian Company in History; Core Wireless Speaker Campaign Currently at $885,000

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The Mass Fidelity Inc.’s Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for the Core Wireless Speaker System and Core Wireless Sub has continued to gain momentum since this month’s campaign extension and has now become the top crowdfunded Canadian company ever. The campaign launched in early September when it shattered its $48,000 funding goal within 24 hours and currently six days left in the campaign (November 2nd). At… Read More