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A Crowdfunding Pioneer Psychoanalyzes Crowdfunding’s True Believers

Paul Spinrad is the guy who gave the movement for a crowdfunding exemption in the U.S. its first big shove towards becoming law. In the first part of this exclusive series on Crowdsourcing.org, he recalled those early days and the … Continue reading

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The Crowd Goes Wild: First Annual Film Crowdfunding Awards Announced (via PR Newswire)

The Crowd Goes Wild: First Annual Film Crowdfunding Awards Announced (via PR Newswire) LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — With the sources of film finance changing as rapidly as the weather in the Gulf, crowdfunding has appeared on the … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Risky but Rewarding (Venturebeat)

  Last month, Amazon pulled the plug on the e-book crowdfunding site unglue.it and a number of other similar sites. Amazon says it is no longer able to support certain crowdfunding or social fundraising sites, despite the wild success of Kickstarter, which was … Continue reading

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