http://ow.ly/JMQYM Keynote speakers include:
Dr. Richard Swart of UC Berkeley and Crowdfund Capital Advisors
Ron Suber President of Prosper Funding LLC and Prosper Marketplace, Inc
Doug Ellenoff – Senior partner at Ellenoff Grossman & Schole
Tim Draper Founder and a Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson.
Many other well known names in the crowdfunding industry are scheduled to speak.
The event is being organized by Silicon Valley Crowdfund Ventures and CrowdfundBeatRead More →
University of Northampton refuses to reveal risk rating of £230 million campus loan in case there is ‘unjustified press interest’
He said: “In this age of austerity, which looks set to continue whatever the outcome of the general election, traditional ways of project financing are no longer up to the job.
“There is a growing need for institutions to explore alternative funding methods, whether that be small-scale crowdsourcing or large-scale debt financing.
SOURCE LINK to the full article: http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/news/local/university-of-northampton-refuses-to-reveal-risk-rating-of-230-million-campus-loan-in-case-there-is-unjustified-press-interest-1-6604390Read More →
Dan and Ben Miller, founders of Fundrise, are pioneering an industry and taking their family business to new heights. They have created a crowdsourcing platform that empowers individuals to use the Internet to invest in their communities. The Miller brothers have funded dozens of multi-million dollar developments around the country.
SOURCE LINK to the full article: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wZKFaKh4OgRead More →
The logistical components of being a successful crowdfunder are well-documented. Here are a few tips to help with the emotional toll your crowdfunding campaign can take.
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There’s no doubt the campaign has been a success, but it left many wondering why Pebble would be turn to a crowdfunding site in the first place.Read More →
Polaroid and Fujifilm own the instant camera world. Now Lomography, the company behind all those toy cameras you see at Urban Outfitters, wants a slice of the analog action.
Selling just another instant camera wouldn’t fly, though. The Lomo’Instant camera’s hooks include attachable lenses, colored gel filters and manual shooting modes.
Last year, Lomography took to Kickstarter to gauge the amount of interest there would be for such a camera. It asked for $100,000 in crowdfunding to turn the Lomo’Instant from concept to reality, and the Internet gave it more than $1.1 million.Read More →
“It’s not about the money”. For once, this line rings true. When it comes to crowdfunding, increasing numbers of brands aren’t in it for the capital, they’re in it to out-market the competition.Read More →
Covering 94 sports in 36 countries, and with more than $1 million raised for athletes in 2014, MAKEACHAMP launches today its crowdfunding platform for competitive athletes in Brazil. Brazilian athletes can register, advertise their next athletic goal on social media, as well as use email and other tools offered by MAKEACHAMP.
Ms. Cláudia Backes, Brazil MAKEACHAMP manager, says : “Brazil has a burgeoning population of world-class athletes in many different sports as it is a true passion in the country, and will host the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. I am excited to bring MAKEACHAMP into this fast-growing market”Read More →
Four years ago, I participated in my first improv comedy class. In 2013, Mahmoud Arram and I co-founded Bluecore, a marketing technology company whereevery single employee is required to complete an improv 101 class within the first four months on the job. In terms of importance, this ranks right up there with required reading and sales training. But why? Read More
As recently as 2012, it seemed that Web Real-Time Communication, or WebRTC, was so clandestine that the technology was a skunk works project, hidden in a back office somewhere in Silicon Valley. It is now an emerging standard of web communication which makes high definition, high resolution, low bandwidth video, audio, chat and peer to peer data transfer as simple as a single browser link.… Read More
Ericsson, the pioneering wireless technology company that holds many patents related to cellular network connectivity, has filed suit against Apple both with the International Trade Commission (ITC) and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, claiming violation of 41 patents that apply to both the iPhone and iPad. These include essential patents related to 2G and LTE tech,… Read More
Mobile analytics provider Kochava is announcing that it has acquired Toronto-based ad tech company InferSystems, and it’s using InferSystems technology to build a product called the Kochava Optimization Beacon. As explained to me by Kochava CEO Charles Manning, the new product allows company to move beyond mobile measurement into optimization. In other words, an advertiser using… Read More
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At a small press event in San Francisco today, Google officially launched Android for Work, a set of technologies that makes it easier for companies to adopt Android and allows their users to bring their own devices to work. The company first unveiled a preview of this technology during its I/O developer conference last summer, but as Google’s director for product management for… Read More
Last summer, Dish Network filed with the FCC to allocate enough spectrum in the Bay Area to roll out some kind of service. Today, Artemis CEO Steve Perlman confirmed the startup is leasing spectrum from Dish for two years in order to “beta test” pCell technology in the real world. Read More
Classic cars are great. The look, the feel, the repair bills. But they often lack the modern safety and convenience features found on modern cars. Porsche has a solution with a radio and navigation system that blends today’s technology with the style found in its classic cars. Unless, of course, you’re driving a classic Porsche to escape modern society. The radio unit can be… Read More
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To view JustPark’s crowdfunding campaign in full, please visit www.justpark.com/invest #InvestAware #CapitalAtRisk.Read More →
einhorn will die Kondombranche mit sozialem Unternehmertum revolutionieren. Alle Teilnehmer in der Wertschöpfungskette fair behandeln, ein großes und erfolgreiches Unternehmen aufbauen und…Read More →
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Rubber Band Gatling Gun is on Its Way Before we get to anything else, do you remember about a year ago when I backed that Kickstarter rubber band gun project? No, not THAT little rubber band…Read More →