Tagged: indiegogo

Soundbrenner Limited Hits Indiegogo For New Wearable Device For Musicians

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Until now, the wearables revolution in technology has centered mostly on health and fitness devices. Today it enters the realm of music with the Soundbrenner Pulse, the world’s first wearable device designed specifically for musicians. Engineered in Berlin by a team of entrepreneurial musicians and designed to help musicians keep the beat and become better… Read More

Creators of Indiegogo-Success popSLATE Talk Crowdfunding & Backer Promises

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Back in 2012 into 2013, Yashar Behzadi and Greg Moon, co-founders of San Francisco-based popSLATE, took to crowdfunding giant Indiegogo to raise $150,000 for their invention – the second screen case for smartphones. Within its 30-day run on Indiegogo, the project captured well over its initial goal and reached nearly $220,000 thanks to over 1,500… Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: Rocketbook Cloud Integrated Notebook, Cloudsolar Solar Panels & Off Campus Podcast

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Paper is on its way. Newspapers, magazines, books are all migrating to digital forms of publishing – and this is a good thing. Only the very old and those set in their ways will attest otherwise. One realm of the paper world that persists is for taking notes, jotting quick diagrams or just scribbling pictures…. Read More

Super Troopers’ Jay Chandraekhar Talks Upcoming Sequel & Indiegogo Campaign

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With Super Troopers 2 continuing to be a huge success on global crowdfunding platform, Indiegogo, director and star of the original comedy, Jay Chandrasekhar is ready to share details about the upcoming film and why Broken Lizard decided to turn to fans for funding help. In a recent essay, published by the Daily Beast, Chandrasekhar wrote about how Super Troopers nearly… Read More

Brief: Super Troopers 2 Nears $3M on Indiegogo; Unleashes #LetFarvaOut Clips (Video)

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Just a few days after the launch of its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, Broken Lizard’s Super Troopers 2 has no only raised well over its $2 million goal, it is closing in on $3 million faster than anyone can chug a whole bottle of maple syrup. The production company announced the highly anticiapted sequel just 14 years after… Read More

Another Con Series? Supernatural Stars Hit Indiegogo to Receive Funds For New Comedy About The Comic Con World

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It seems more and more fan-favorites are ready to share what it’s like to be involved in the Comic Con world. On Thursday, Supernatural stars Richard Speight, Jr. and Rob Benedict launched a campaign  to raise $100,000 for their new single camera show, Kings of Con.   Following the years of “con adventures,” the acting duo has created a single camera comedy that is… Read More

Indiegogo is Poised to Move Into Equity Crowdfunding

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With the release of final rules for Title IV of the JOBS Act, commonly referred to as  Regulation A+, all investment crowdfunding platforms are sizing up the opportunity and evaluating the shift in regulations.  But one sector is uniquely positioned to marry both perks and ownership: Rewards based crowdfunding platforms. While Kickstarter has been adamant they… Read More

Sondors eBike Announces Limited Time Pricing Through Indiegogo Ends April 2nd

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Sondors eBike, the most affordable electric bicycle ever, will close its limited time Indiegogo campaign price of $649 on April 2, 2015 at 11:59 PM PT. This introductory price is 49 percent off the retail price of $1,299. People interested in purchasing the bike at half price should go to . With its 29-inch all-terrain wheels, powerful 350… Read More

Update: Super Troopers 2 Scores $2 Million Second Day on Indiegogo

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Just one day after announcing the launch of its Indiegogo campaign, production company Broken Lizard has managed to raise $2 million from nearly 19,000 backers for the sequel to the hilarious film, Super Troopers.  As previously reported, Broken Lizard took to the crowdfunding platform to raise funds for the highly anticipated sequel: “Several moons ago, we made… Read More

Brief: Canary Redefines Home Security With Retail Debut of Crowdfunded Product

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Canary today announced the much anticipated launch of their award-winning home security product with major retailers throughout the U.S. Since its successful Indiegogo campaign came to an end, which gained over $1.9 million, the New York City startup has shipped tens of thousands of units to 78 countries. Reportedly, the early users have demonstrated a remarkably high level of… Read More

Actor George Takei Hits Indiegogo to Bring His New Project Allegiance to Broadway

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Looking to his devoted fans for support, Star Trek alum, George Takei has launched a campaign on global crowdfunding platform Indiegogo for his latest project, Allegiance on Broadway. Sharing details about the upcoming Broadway show, Takei stated: “I was only a small child in 1941 when Pearl Harbor was bombed. But I still remember the gleam of rifle bayonet… Read More

Handheld Flamethrower Easily Tops Goal on Indiegogo

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Are you ready for the Zombie Apocalypse?  Probably not, but if you back this crowdfunding campaign you may possess one of the most popular weapons in dealing with the walking dead. The XM42 “Handheld Flamethrower”, a creation of ION Productions, was approved to launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo yesterday and backers rushed in to be… Read More

Grab Your Liter of Cola: Broken Lizard Launches Indiegogo Campaign For Super Troopers Sequel

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Super Troopers fans, rejoice (right meow)! Just 14 years after the release of the original (and crazy) film, Broken Lizard Industries and your favorite Vermont State Troopers have launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for the hilarious comedy’s sequel. Explaining details about the project, the Broken Lizard gang wrote: “Several moons ago, we made a little indie movie called Super… Read More

WWE Announces Support For Special Olympic 2015; Captures Over $230,000 During Indiegogo Campaign

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WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced it has become a Promotional Partner for the 2015 Special Olympics World Games, a global sporting event taking place throughout Los Angeles from July 25th – August 2nd, 2015. The announcement was made on stage tonight at Monday Night Raw at Staples Center with the President and CEO of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games… Read More

Canadian Comedian & Actor Mark Farrell Launches Indiegogo Initiative For New Patrice O’Neal Documentary Better Than You

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Last week, Canadian actor and comedian Mark Farrell teamed up with Patrice O’Neal’s fiancée, Von Decarlo, to launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $125,000 for the former stand-up comedian, radio personality and actor’s upcoming documentary, Better Than You. Patrice O’Neal was born in New York City and grew up in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston…. Read More

Crowdfunding Mailbox: LyfeLens Dash Cam, Coolbox Smart Toolbox & Viper for IoT

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LyfeLens is a 360º dash cam for your car.  Now some people may be a bit concerned about documenting their driving habits but for others having a dash cam that works when you are driving your car, and when you are not, could be a pretty useful tool. In some parts of the world it is… Read More

Bicycle Gearbox Efneo Rides Sondors eBike with Complimentary Crowdfunding Campaign

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This is a bit of an interesting strategy.  Efneo, a company based in Poland that is operated by a father / sons team, has created an aftermarket 3 speed front bicycle gearbox. The gears are enclosed so the hardware is pretty sleek looking. This is a perfect upgrade for you single speed, city cruiser. The… Read More

Brief: Alan Tudyk & Nathan Fillion Unveils First Teaser For Con Man (Video)

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Just 10 days ago, Firefly co-stars Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion took to crowdfunding giant, Indiegogo, to raise $400,000 for their new web series, Con Man. Since its launch, the project has not only surpassed its initial goal, it has also reached well over $2.2 million thanks to nearly 32,500 backers. The show is about actor, Wray Nerely (Tudyk), who… Read More

Mars One’s CEO Remains Confident in Space Mission; Clears the Air of Recent Criticism

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Back in December 2013, Amersfoort, Netherlands company Mars One hit popular crowdfunding platform Indiegogo to raise $400,000 for a Mission Concept Studies by Lockheed Martin and SSTL for the 2018 mission. As previously reported, the concept and structure has been a long time in process.  Co-f0unded by Bas Lansdorp and Arno Wielders, the two originally connected in 2002 when… Read More

Indiegogo Success uBiome Returns to Raise $50,000 For Dental Genome Kit

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uBiome is launching the “world’s first” dental citizen science crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo two years after it made history with a record-breaking campaign to sequence the human microbiome. Raising over $350,000 from over 2,500 participants in 2013, the biotech startup sparked the era of microbiome-based personalized medicine — engaging with the public to provide easily accessible… Read More