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Twine Raises Over $500000 On Kickstarter Geeky Gadgets

Twine Raises Over $500000 On Kickstarter  Geeky Gadgets | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
The Twine device which has generated so much interest from the Kickstarter community, is low-power 2.5 square that works with real-time web software to make networked physical computing simple and versatile.
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Enviu breaks Dutch crowdfunding record

Enviu breaks Dutch crowdfunding record | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Enviu, a sustainable business developer from the Netherlands raised 100.000 Euro using equity-based crowdfunding platform Symbid. Enviu was able to attract 372 investors from all over the world and breaks the national record.
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Timeline of the US crowdfunding bills (Infographic)

Timeline of the US crowdfunding bills (Infographic) | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
This infographic traces the genesis of the current efforts to pass a crowdfunding bill into law in the United States, right up to where we stand now.
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'Crowd-funding' bill stalls in Senate - InvestmentNews

'Crowd-funding' bill stalls in Senate - InvestmentNews | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Legislation that would allow companies to raise capital online in increments of up to $10,000 per investor sailed through the House in early November by a 407-17 vote.
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Crowdfund Investing: 13 Lessons from the Guys who Brought Crowdfunding to Washington

Crowdfund Investing: 13 Lessons from the Guys who Brought Crowdfunding to Washington | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Sherwood Neiss, founder of Startup Exemption, shares 13 lessons from his journey to help pass crowdfunding legislation in the U.S.
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Crowdfund News: Best-selling author completes first global equity-based Crowdfunding campaign via Symbid

Crowdfund News: Best-selling author completes first global equity-based Crowdfunding campaign via Symbid | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it

Best-selling author completes first global equity-based Crowdfunding campaign via Symbid

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Crowdfunding the future | witnesstoexperience

Crowdfunding the future | witnesstoexperience | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
There are a number of crowdfunding websites and that number is growing rapidly. Anyone can register their project, all you need to do is give a desired target to raise and set what rewards people get for funding certain ...
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Why Crowds Are The Future of Business – American Banking News

Why Crowds Are The Future of Business – American Banking News | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
‘Crowdsourcing’ and global work will become central to US business and society says Ross Dawson, author of new book on how businesses can get results from...
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Our Industry-wide Crowdfunding Survey is underway!

Our Industry-wide Crowdfunding Survey is underway! | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
The first-ever industry-wide Crowdfunding survey is now underway.
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New Sci-Fi Web TV Series Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on IndieGoGo | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource

New Sci-Fi Web TV Series Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on IndieGoGo | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Expecting to begin principal production in February 2012, a new sci-fi web TV series called Immortal U has turned to the crowd for funding assistance.
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Does ‘crowdfunding' stack up for investors? - Investing Strategy - Mindful Money

Does ‘crowdfunding' stack up for investors? - Investing Strategy - Mindful Money | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
The social news and knowledge network for the investment community...
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A social history of crowdfunding

A social history of crowdfunding | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it

"Many refer to crowdfunding as a “new phenomenon” (or – at worst – the “new bubble”). However, it is not as new as we may think"

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Crowdfunding Numbers & Industry Insights: The growing wave of democratised finance

Crowdfunding Numbers & Industry Insights: The growing wave of democratised finance | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding is causing radical changes as a new form of capital formation both in terms of eliminating financial gatekeepers by the way in which social media engages the crowd as a dynamic and alternative source of funding.
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Worldwide Crowdfunding Initiative Pays Ecuador $116m to Save Rainforest

Worldwide Crowdfunding Initiative Pays Ecuador $116m to Save Rainforest | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
  When Rafael Correa, president of Ecuador, decided to hold one of the world’s most biodiverse areas of rainforest for ransom, the world paid up. In 2007, the president announced...
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Crowd Funding Plugin for WordPress | SiteOrigin

Crowd Funding Plugin for WordPress | SiteOrigin | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it

With this plugin you can create an entire project on your WordPress blog. Users can commit to funding your project without leaving your site – apart from a brief visit to PayPal of course. You don’t need to send your traffic off to some 3rd party site.

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SponsorGoal Releases First Crowdfunding Commercial

Do you have a goal? Set your next goal at http://www.SponsorGoal.com a crowdfunding platform to help you raise funds for your goals, projects, ideas, and cau...
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Rotterdam's Crowd-Funded Pedestrian Bridge — The Pop-Up City

Rotterdam's Crowd-Funded Pedestrian Bridge — The Pop-Up City | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Designs, trends and ideas that shape the city of the future.
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Crowdcube secures £300K investment from 162 investors | Growing Business

Crowdcube secures £300K investment from 162 investors | Growing Business | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
UK start-up raised finance through own crowdfunding platform in 10 days
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The 10 Craziest Kickstarter Projects of 2011

The 10 Craziest Kickstarter Projects of 2011 | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
We've gathered some of this year's craziest Kickstarter projects, from a quirky toilet paper design to a grilled cheese sandwich that features Jesus's face.
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The Crowdfunding Act: Startup Saviour or Pure Speculation? | Daily Crowdsource

The Crowdfunding Act: Startup Saviour or Pure Speculation? | Daily Crowdsource | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Even to someone living 7000km away from Washington D.C, it’s clear that American politicians love a good fight.
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Somesha | Changing lives 4 the best

Somesha | Changing lives 4 the best | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it

Somesha is a web and mobile application that will give disadvantaged students a chance at Education through crowd funding using Mobile Money and other convenient payment methods.

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Crowdfunding Provider MicroVentures Uses Its Own Service to Raise Round

Crowdfunding Provider MicroVentures Uses Its Own Service to Raise Round | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
MicroVentures says that its model allows investors to fund startups with small commitments not typically available within traditional venture funding structure.
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India: crowd funding for sanitation and water

India: crowd funding for sanitation and water | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
Social enterprise Milaap has set up an online microlending platform that enables anyone to give a household loan for the construction of a toilet or water connection for the poor in India. Based in...
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What You Need to Know About the New Crowd-Funding Bill

What You Need to Know About the New Crowd-Funding Bill | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
The U.S. House overwhelmingly passed its first significant crowd-funding legislation, in the form of H.R. 2930, the Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act.
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Race to relax crowdfunding rules invites strange bedfellows

Race to relax crowdfunding rules invites strange bedfellows | Crowdfunding World | Scoop.it
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A motley crew of backers is pushing Congress to loosen restrictions on crowdfunding, the new capital-raising method that uses the Internet to solicit start-up investment, despite warnings...
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