Tagged: launch

SeedInvest Will Provide Live Crowdfunding for LAUNCH Scale this Fall

SeedInvest has partnered once again with Jason Calacanis and his forthcoming LAUNCH Scale event to provide live crowdfunding. This is the second time SeedInvest has powered live crowdfunding for Calacanis.  In the spring of this year, SeedInvest partnered on LAUNCH Festival and helped to raise… Read More

Brief: Crowd2Fund’s ‘Smart Money’ Investor Coin To Be Revealed At Exclusive Mayfair Launch

Crowd2Fund has developed one of the first crowdfunding coins, “Smart Money,” exclusively for members of the Crowd2Fund Investor Club, according to the company’s press release. It entitles members to receive a coin about the size of a £2 piece which has an RFID (radio frequency identifier) chip… Read More

EnergyFunders Rolls Out One Of The Largest Platforms To Crowdfund US Oil And Gas Projects

EnergyFunders, an online marketplace connecting investors to oil and gas projects, today announced its official launch as the first platform to facilitate global and national participation in deals operated by small and mid-sized operators in the U.S., according to the press release Featuring investment minimums as… Read More

Aussie P2P Lender MoneyPlace To Open To Retail Investors Next Year; Now Open To ‘Sophisticated Investors’

Aussie startup MoneyPlace will next year be among the earliest Australian peer-to-peer lenders to open up to “mum and dad investors” (read: small-scale nonprofessional investors) as of Monday, Nov. 2, noted the Sydney Morning Herald. The Melbourne-based MoneyPlace has been in the works for two years, including… Read More

Abundance Launches UK’s First Peer-To-Peer SIPP To Address Hurdles To Investing More Toward Retirement

Abundance – an ethical P2P investment platform – today launches the UK’s first peer-to-peer investment SIPP, the Abundance Pension, to address current concerns stopping more people from saving adequately towards their retirement, according to the company’s press release. Independent research conducted for Abundance by OnePoll has revealed… Read More

RealMassive Unveils Latest Technology Innovation at ULI Fall Conference: Project Atlas, Next-Gen Mapping Platform For CRE Research

  RealMassive, commercial real estate’s open data marketplace, today announced its participation in this year’s Urban Land Institute Fall Conference, October 5-8, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. During this year’s event, RealMassive will unveil Project Atlas, the next generation mapping platform for CRE… Read More

Brief: Dwellxchange Launches Real Estate Crowdfunding Website

Dwellxchange, a real estate crowdfunding website that connects homeowners and investors, will officially launch today. Founded by Eric Eckardt, an online real estate entrepreneur and former investment banker, Dwellxchange will offer homeowners a method by which to extract equity in their homes by connecting with… Read More

BRIEF: Draper Ecosystem’s ‘Fintech Connection’ at Hero City Targets FinTech Startups

To officially launch the Draper Ecosystem’s “Fintech Connection,” the company’s new mentoring program targeting early stage fintech start-ups, the Fintech Connection Forum will take place on the afternoon of Monday, April 20, at Hero City in San Mateo, Calif. The invite-only event will offer fintech start-ups and investors to… Read More

The HereO GPS Raises Over $100,000 On Indiegogo

Giving parents a way to keep track of their children, The hereO company launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $100,000 for its brand new GPS watch. The product is considered “the smallest real-time connected GPS tracking device, created specifically for children three years… Read More

Brief: FLYR Wins $50,000 Investment in “You Dream It, We Build It” Competition

Winner of LAUNCH Festival App Contest Announced by Ice House. Ice House, a global design and development firm today announced the winner of their “You Dream It, We Build” app design contest. FLYR, the next generation of travel reservation apps, protects users from rising airfares… Read More

MicroVentures Pushes Real Time Crowdfunding App at Launch

MicroVentures, an investment crowdfunding platform, is announcing the debut of a new mobile crowdfunding app at this year’s LAUNCH Conference in San Francisco. The new MicroVentures app will allow conference attendees indicate interest to invest in the very startups that are presenting at the conference,… Read More

Hackathon

LAUNCH HACKATHON Offering the biggest Hackathon prize in the world. $1M+ optional investment or $10K cash. Strict team application process – only accepting developers and designers. We’ll have massages and excellent food, too. Each participant will receive a complimentary pass to the 2014 LAUNCH Festival… Read More

LAUNCH Hackathon Offers Big Prizes, Accepting Applicants Now

LAUNCH Festival was started only a few years ago by Jason Calacanis but it has become one of the biggest startup events of its kind.  The concept was actually started as the TechCrunch50 conference when Calacanis and Michael Arrington decided to partner up back in… Read More