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The curse of the crowdfunded lock: Goji delayed until June

Goji's Indiegogo backers will have to wait a little longer for their smart locks to ship.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Will crowdfunded NY-to-SF dating airlift face rocky landing?

We crowdsource entertainment, why not our hearts? The Dating Ring Crowdtilt Campaign wants to send East Coast single ladies searching for Mr. Right to the Bay Area. It's all about taking a chance.

By Mar. 8, 2014

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Chewbacca's knees to get their own crowdfunded film

A filmmaker raises funds for a documentary on "Star Wars" actor Peter Mayhew's epic journey through major knee-replacement surgery.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Outgrow.me: Easily track success of crowdfunded projects

Want to follow the crowdfunded projects that actually captured consumer interest? Check out Outgrow.me, a new site that only displays ready (or near-ready) endeavors from Kickstarter and Indiegogo.

By Jan. 14, 2013

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Peter Mayhew back as Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' sources say

Anonymous sources feed the rumor that Peter Mayhew is once again donning the fur suit to play Chewbacca for the new "Star Wars" movie.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Indie-darling filmmakers: Vimeo has $10M with your names on it

In a bid to get exclusives on the most promising videos, the hosting site earmarks $10 million to directly invest in films that premiere at top festivals or garner $10,000 in crowdfunded support.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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How Prelaunch taps preorder fervor for gadgets and more

A new Web site is taking lessons from the crowdfunding approach used by startups to let other companies collect money up front. The catch? Some of its clients don't need the money.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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iControl Networks acquires Piper startup Blacksumac

Blacksumac's $239 Piper all-in-one DIY home security system will add some variety to iControl's current software-based offerings.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Sony Project Morpheus PS4 VR headset eyes up Oculus Rift

Sony wants you to take the blue pill and jump into the Matrix with Project Morpheus, a virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 to take on Oculus Rift.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Disabled gamer: The inspirational story of Keith 'Aieron' Knight

A filmmaker, browsing Reddit, reads about a popular League of Legends disabled gamer and creates a Kickstarter-funded documentary about him.

By Sep. 25, 2013