Crowdfunding

01.06.16
Indiegogo helps big companies crowdfund their gadgets
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Indiegogo helps big companies crowdfund their gadgets

Enterprise Crowdfunding tells companies whether or not you'd actually buy that new device.

By J. Fingas,   01.06.16
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01.06.16
Nextbit's cloud-savvy smartphone ships on February 16th
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Nextbit's cloud-savvy smartphone ships on February 16th

The Robin will arrive a bit later than planned for some customers, but it's otherwise on track.

By J. Fingas,   01.06.16
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01.06.16
Teslasuit does full-body haptic feedback for VR
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Teslasuit does full-body haptic feedback for VR

It uses electrical stimulation to imitate anything from an explosion to in-game weather.

By J. Rigg,   01.06.16
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01.06.16
Some 'Shenmue III' backers won't get their rewards after all
01.06.16

Some 'Shenmue III' backers won't get their rewards after all

Despite a majority vote to open Kickstarter rewards to PayPal pledgers, the developer won't budge.

By T. Seppala,   01.06.16
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12.29.15
Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans
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Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans

Your marina (and the planet) could be cleaner thanks to a crowdfunding project.

By J. Fingas,   12.29.15
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12.20.15
Tiny microscope lets you see the smallest-ever inkjet prints
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Tiny microscope lets you see the smallest-ever inkjet prints

Scrona's phone-controlled uPeek can zoom into just about anything, including a record-setting inkjet print.

By J. Fingas,   12.20.15
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12.12.15
'Star Citizen' gives backers their first taste of a fuller game
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'Star Citizen' gives backers their first taste of a fuller game

'Star Citizen' Alpha 2.0 shows that there's a real game behind all the crowdfunding and hype.

By J. Fingas,   12.12.15
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12.12.15
'MST3K' is the biggest crowdfunded video project to date
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'MST3K' is the biggest crowdfunded video project to date

Joel, Tom Servo and Croooooow raised nearly $5.8 million on Kickstarter for their comeback.

By J. Fingas,   12.12.15
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12.09.15
Take a trip through the minds behind 'Psychonauts'
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Take a trip through the minds behind 'Psychonauts'

Fun fact: The game's main concept started as a peyote vision left out of 'Full Throttle.'

By T. Seppala,   12.09.15
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