Home security is one of those emerging areas where the crowdfunding crowd sees an opportunity to provide something smarter, cheaper and disruptive to the existing industry. With $10 million, Canary hopes to invade the biz.
The video game-themed comedy is closing in on the hundreds of thousands of dollars it’s trying to raise for Season 3. But thanks to two successful seasons, it’s money they only sort of need.
Like Kickstarter, Indiegogo has helped transform how creative projects, charities and gizmos get funded. And now the San Francisco-based Indiegogo is going global with a whopping $40 million in new funds from investors like Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and IVP.
Before designers and entrepreneurs spend all their savings making a product idea come to life, crowdfunding platforms like Indiegogo allow them to test the demand for their product and even develop new features
Kickstarter has emerged as a transformative economy, with 5 million backers, and soon a billion dollars in total money pledged.
An Irish company thinks the world is ready to start aggregating their broadband subscriptions to provide faster access and redundancy. So it’s launched an Indiegogo campaign for the Multipath router.
Feeling like you just aren’t quite quantifying enough of your daily life? Check out Hexoskin, a maker of connected tanks that track your heart and respiration as well as your steps.
When you’re looking to crowdfund your latest project, does it matter who you list with? Two Silicon Valley workers scraped the data to compare Indiegogo and Kickstarter, but results are mixed.
Misfit’s Shine — the thumb-sized minimalistic activity tracker — is launching in Apple stores internationally.
Today we’re opening up registration and announcing the first speakers for our third annual RoadMap conference, an experience design event for the tech industry. Speakers include Square co-founder Jack Dorsey, typographer Erik Spiekermann and many more.