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Tablo DVR

Tablo is a new over-the-air DVR that records to a USB hard drive and streams to a variety of connected devices.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Artist seeks crowdfunding for normal-looking Barbie

Everyone knows Barbie isn't real. In any sense of the word. Now a designer wants to introduce a whole line of Barbies that look like, well, women.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Crowdfunding ideas

The notion of asking strangers online to sponsor your idea got serious this year, turning out several multimillion-dollar campaigns and sparking new legislation around startup investments.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Play-i looks to crowdfunding to teach kids to code

The company's personal robots are designed for kids aged 5 and up to teach them how to string together code.

By Oct. 28, 2013

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10 super-wacky crowdfunding ideas (pictures)

From floating pools to slimy superfood harvesters and improbable orbital launch devices, here are some of our favorite wacky crowdfunding concepts.

10 Images By Sep. 4, 2013

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Cardboard bicycle starts $2 million crowdfunding campaign

The dream of recycled, low-cost cardboard bikes for everyone has new momentum in the form of an Indiegogo campaign.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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Kickstarter kickstarts crowdfunding in the UK

Kickstarter is now in the UK to help the Internet pay to make your dreams a reality.

By Oct. 11, 2012

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Free energy, edible slime -- and more offbeat crowdfunding ideas

Crowdfunding platforms can make unlikely, revolutionary notions fly or flop. Here are some of our recent favorites.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Move over, Pebble: Ubuntu Edge hits record in crowdfunding

The Ubuntu Edge raises $10.4 million, as of this writing, beating out the $10.2 million the Pebble SmartWatch tallied.

By Aug. 16, 2013

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Crowdfunding raises $2.7 billion worldwide in 2012

The fairly new way for people to invest in projects and ideas is increasingly more popular. The crowdfunding market nearly doubled last year -- funding more than 1 million campaigns.

By Apr. 8, 2013