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Aaron Djekic of CrowdClan, a crowdfunding information resource, writes in to discuss whether North America can catch up to Europe in crowdfunding thought leadership.
In today's Crowd Coffee: Funding Tree launches crowdfunding platform; another crowdfunded hardware project behind schedule, backers revolt; crowdsourcing war diaries; DesignCrowd expands to Manila; is the sharing economy really about sharing; and more.
Andrew Koved of FEDU.org writes in to discuss why he thinks backing a crowdfunding campaign isn't unlike investing in a startup, and provides three important tips inspired by entrepreneurs pitching to investors.
In this mid-week edition: celebrating JOBS Act anniversary a few weeks late; why Kickstarter doesn't fit well with content creators; crowdsourcing legal research, again; a look inside Samsung's open innovation center; and more.
In this Crowd Coffee: equity crowdfunding in Denmark may be on the horizon; why using Kickstarter to buy the Wu-Tang album makes little sense; Thomson Reuters and internal crowdsourcing; GE and Saudi Aramco put on an open innovation challenge; taxing the sharing economy; and more.
Over the past few months, we’ve been showcasing presentations from Massolution NYC 2013, and today we post the final video of the conference. This presentation by Carl Esposti, CEO and founder of Massolution and Crowdsourcing.org, doesn’t introduce any new content, but instead reminds the viewers of some of the most interesting points from the conference.
Ruby Au of Empowered.org, a crowdfunding platform that focuses on humanitarian causes, writes in to give some practical advice to campaign owners looking to fund their project.
In this Friday edition of Crowd Coffee: crowdfunding journalism in China; more thoughts on why investors like crowdfunding platforms; crowdfunding the Wu-Tang album; Tongie season is here; the crowd making wishes come true; investing in the sharing economy; and more.
At Massolution NYC 2013, Mike Andrews, director of SecureTask at DST Systems, spoke to the audience about how other enterprises are using SecureTask, and how DST Systems itself makes use of the solution. Check out his presentation after the jump.
In this Crowd Coffee: SEC interprets parts of the JOBS Act; crowdfunding in Asia; crowdfunding and democracy; more thoughts on the sharing economy from WSJ; crowdsourcing science; crowd-aided surveillance; and more.
In this edition: JOBS Act, two years on; Pono ends up third on Kickstarter's top funded; sharing economy, a pro perspective; crowdmapping sexual harassment incidents in India; and more.
For large enterprises that are used to doing things a certain way, change can be hard to accept. This is true for many companies, but perhaps especially so for banks, which have a reputation of being rather boring. But that doesn’t mean all those who represent the banking industry are resistant to change. One of those adventurous individuals is Arthur van de Graaf of ABN AMRO, a Dutch bank. The bank made a splash in mid-2012 when it announced the Seeds.nl initiative, a crowdfunding platform that van de Graaf manages.
Los resultados de la investigación han sido capturados en un informe gratis de 114 páginas titulado Crowdfunding en México: Cómo el poder de las tecnologías digitales están transformando la innovación, el emprendimiento y la inclusión económica. Este ha sido compartido con nuestros lectores a continuación en Inglés y en Español. Como parte de la investigación, Massolution desarrollado una metodología única para apoyar la consideración de los numerosos factores que afectan crowdfunding en México y para dirigir la formación de un conjunto específico de recomendaciones, acciones y tareas entre los grupos de interés clave.
In this Crowd Coffee: crowdfunding TV show in the UK; India regulators considering crowdfunding; Strickler responds to slowdown question; sharing economy thoughts from a number of sources; Shell launches open innovation platform; and more.
We kick off Crowd Coffee this week with: SeedInvest raising cash on own platform, $2m invested already; benefits of crowdfunding, aside from the money; why Kickstarter has succeeded; a new phase for crowdsourcing; and more.
In this Crowd Coffee: some thoughts on the pros and cons of the sharing economy; 15 weird Kickstarter campaigns; crowdsourcing is a long commitment; crowdfunding real estate; and more.
Crowdfunding has been warmly embraced by entrepreneurs and project creators who need extra cash to make their dreams come true. But crowdfunding can also be a great benefit for enterprises, thinks CommunityLeader CEO Joseph Barisonzi.
In this mid-week edition: Alabama governor signs crowdfunding law; video game crowdfunding on Kickstarter and Indiegogo drying up; crowdfunding and politics in China; Airbnb's stance on helping its customers deal with legal trouble; and more.