Kickstarter picks social good over rich shareholders

Sep 21, 2015
The crowdfunding site reincorporates as a public benefit corporation.
Posted In: kickstarter, public benefit corporation, social issues
The company Bohemian Guitars benefited from crowdfunding.

A check on equity-based crowdfunding

Aug 21, 2015
Georgia was one of the first states to allow this type of regulated crowdfunding.
Posted In: crowdfunding, guitars, kickstarter
"This is a card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats."

This Kickstarter has the most supporters

Feb 26, 2015
The Kickstarter with the most supporters, at 219,382 people, is a card game called Exploding Kittens.
Posted In: kickstarter, cats, cards

Pebble's grand return to Kickstarter

Feb 26, 2015
The smartwatch maker's latest offering on Kickstarter raises lots of money, fast.
Posted In: pebble watch, pebble, kickstarter

Priority Bicycle's quest to build a better bike

Feb 24, 2015
Why Dave Weiner left a technology career to reinvent the bicycle.
Posted In: bicycles, product sourcing, kickstarter
David Cross at the New Yorker Festival, 2011.

David Cross releases film on 'pay what you want' basis

Feb 13, 2015
"Hits" premieres on BitTorrent, the service known for piracy.
Posted In: film, film industry, kickstarter, bittorrent

Weekend Brunch: CYNK, the Fed, and potato salad

Jul 11, 2014
It's that time again.
Posted In: brunch, cynk, kickstarter, Fed

Funding an album in a jazz-improv kind of way

May 1, 2014
Jazz musician Lauren Kinhan decided to go online to crowdsource the money for her newly released solo album.
Posted In: Music, jazz, crowdsource, crowdfund, kickstarter

Planning a Kickstarter campaign? Avoid these words

Jan 16, 2014
A new study shows that certain words and phrases do a bad job at getting you the money you need.
Posted In: kickstarter

SEC's Kickstarter rule: Everyone's a venture capitalist!

Oct 23, 2013
Investing in nascent companies has, for the most part, been the preserve of the wealthy. Until now.
Posted In: kickstarter, crowdfunding