Crowdfunding, News

Travis: Your New Pocket Translator – Now on Indiegogo

Once a mere science fiction concept only found in the most imaginative books and movies, automatic translation while in a conversation is now a reality. What’s even more impressive is the fact that it’s in your pocket. Travis the Translator is the world’s first smart pocket translator. Powered by artificial

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Crowdfunding, News

Sphre Air: A Dynamic Approach to Identity Management for the Enterprise and Consumers

SPHRE Announces Air, a Platform for Digital Identity and Individual Microeconomic Engagement Identity Management company Sphre today announced Air, a secure, lightweight system for digital identity and individual microeconomic engagement based on blockchain infrastructure. Air’s API will allow third-party organizations and enterprises to integrate support for Air into their existing

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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Internet of Things, News

4YFN Enjoys Colossal Success with Record Attendance

4YFN (4 Years From Now), the startup segment of Mobile World Congress has just concluded its fourth session with a resounding success. Over 19000 attendees have participated in this year’s session, representing a 60% increase in the number of visitors over last year. Over 70% of the visitors were foreigners,

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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing

What is Crowdsourcing?

With modern corporate operating conditions toughening by day, businesses are obliged to step up their game on various levels to keep up with the pace. Hiring the best marketers, equipping the workforce with contemporary skills and improving public relations can work the magic, but sometimes that’s far from all staying

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Crowdfunding, Fintech

A Look at Kickstarter: CEO Strickler on Success Beyond Successful Crowdfunding

Yancey Strickler, one of the co-founders and current CEO of the largest online crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, argues that crowdfunding may be in crisis, but founders should not be discouraged by failed projects. Yancey grew up on a farm in the state of Virginia, US. He worked as a music critic

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Crowdfunding

How to Gain Targeted Crowdfunding Supporters – The Ultimate Guide

Reality Check 101: Crowdfunding is a $16 billion industry now, and it is just beginning to take shape. But while crowdfunding money can give that extra push you initially need to launch your idea and make it a reality, it’s your pre-crowdfunding marketing that can make or break your campaign.

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Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding Guide – Models, Major Players and Success Stories

Crowdfunding is a modern method of funding projects as well as business ventures by raising capital from a large number of people often through Internet-mediated sites. However, crowdfunding can also be executed via mail-order subscriptions and benefits events. The financing strategy is based on three major types of actors. They

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Crowdfunding

6 Easy Ways To Boost Your Pre-crowdfunding Campaign Using Social Media

A major strength of using crowdfunding as your main source of fundraising is the capability of leveraging social media so as to generate extensive support for your project. Even though most pre-crowdfunding campaigns start with the people closest to the project’s creator, social media remains the best strategy for reaching

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Crowdfunding, Fintech

23 Tools and Ideas For A Tight Crowdfunding Budget

“Marketing your crowdfunding idea starts long before you try to launch it.” Attention creators! What is so exciting in a card game about kittens, laser beams, explosions and sometimes goats, and what has it to do with you? In case you missed it, it is a model for successful crowdfunding—right

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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Fintech

8 Common Crowdfunding Mistakes During Prelaunch And How to Avoid Them

Essentially, it goes without saying that the pre-crowdfunding period is the most critical period before taking your campaign online. It is the time when you’re supposed to be drumming up support for your project and building momentum – especially considering that there is not much time for creators to do

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