Category Archives: Crowdfunding
Smart Fabrics – A Significant Next Step for Wearable Tech
Wearable technology is quickly becoming the next big thing in consumer electronics but even as form factors and features improve, the devices are still mostly things you strap on or that otherwise require carrying around. A new slew of technologies … Continue reading
Tappur: DrumPants – An Entire Band in your Pocket Kickstarter
By Tony Kim Kickstarter has been a great location for venture capitalist as well as common customers to find out what the next big thing really is. For those of you who don’t know what Kickstarter is, Kickstarter is a global … Continue reading
A Wearable Future
By Eli Sinaiko In recent years, the concept of wearable technology has primarily been applied to fitness. I mean, who wouldn’t want a pair of compression shorts that monitor your blood pressure and heart rate? Or a pair of socks … Continue reading
A Handbook for the Hardware Entrepreneur
By Eli Sinaiko Taking an idea, no matter how great, and making it tangible is no easy process. This is doubly true for hardware entrepreneurs. As the saying goes, “Hardware is Hard.” Fortunately, the revolutionary crowdfunding website IndieGoGo created and … Continue reading
What does it take to be an Entrepreneur?
By Eli Sinaiko Not everybody can be an entrepreneur. Individuals who are not entrepreneurs can be broken into two categories. The first category consists of people who would be entrepreneurs if not for external circumstances such as financial constraints or … Continue reading
With an funding goal of just $250,000, Skully Helmet, the world’s “smartest” helmet, did not expect such a flamboyant start to their crowdfunding campaign. Within just 6 minutes of the campaign, their goal of $250,000 was surpassed and within 45 hours, … Continue reading
The Headphones of the Future?
By Eli Sinaiko It is difficult to stop oneself from losing productivity to daydreams about owning these headphones. Fortunately, thanks to an incredibly successful crowd-funding campaign which has raised over half a million dollars, you can either secure your own pair … Continue reading
How to Get Funding for Small Projects
If you’re looking to raise cash for a small project, then you won’t likely need as much as you would for a huge new business venture. Funding is a subject often talked about with lots of debate. Many entrepreneurs are … Continue reading
The Top Crowdfunding Sites – Which One is Right for You?
There are probably hundreds of crowdfunding sites out there, especially if you’re looking for somewhere a bit smaller to try and raise your capital Crowdfunding has been big news in the last couple of years and has gained a lot … Continue reading
The Latest Trends in Angel Investments
Sometimes though you need more backing than these routes can offer youIf you’re looking for investment for your new product or project, then the good news is that there are plenty of options out there for you. In fact, there … Continue reading