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Crowdsourced fund-raising beyond Kickstarter

You may know Kickstarter, the popular site where people pitch their ideas to strangers to raise money for the projects. It's great for investing in inspiring work -- and shopping for unusual gifts. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on similar sites.

By January 16, 2015

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School fund-raising apps and websites

As the school year begins so does the fund-raising that helps supplement school budgets. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps and websites for engaging families and collecting money.

By September 3, 2014

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Join top Silicon Valley investors, hear their fund-raising secrets

We're launching a conference--CNET's Community Series--to start broader discussions around key topics in tech. First up? Raising cash.

By March 21, 2012

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Reporters' Roundtable: Facebook's private fund-raising

Want Facebook stock right now? You can't have it...unless you're filthy rich. What does this mean for Facebook, investors, and tech in general? Join my discussion with the New York Times' Miguel Helft.

By January 14, 2011

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Ep. 61: Facebook's private fund-raising: What it means for tech

Want Facebook stock right now? You can't have it... unless you're already filthy rich and can get in on the "private market" that exists for Facebook shares. What does this market mean for Facebook, investors, and tech in general? Join my discussion with the New York Times' Miguel Helft.

By January 14, 2011

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GoFundMe pulls crowdfunding page for Baltimore police officers in Freddie Gray case

The Baltimore police union launches an effort to raise money for legal fees, but the fund-raising site says no go. It's the latest campaign involving alleged police misconduct that's been shuttered.

By May 2, 2015

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Are crowdfunding sites becoming too political?

Experts believe controversial, political crowdfunding campaigns show no signs of slowing down.

By April 19, 2015

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Spotify closes in on $8.4 billion valuation with latest deal

The privately held music streaming service is said to be courting Goldman Sachs and others in a $400 million dollar fundraising round.

By April 11, 2015

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Obama to hit on cybersecurity at upcoming summit

The president plans to visit the San Francisco Bay Area to meet with leaders in cybersecurity and discuss how to best move forward in preventing hacks and cyberattacks.

By February 6, 2015

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Legends of Cthulhu action figures add terror to your toy box

These toys, worthy of the Elder Gods, were inspired by tales from the horror legend H.P. Lovecraft and are available through Kickstarter until Wednesday morning.

By July 7, 2014