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.
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.
We're launching a conference--CNET's Community Series--to start broader discussions around key topics in tech. First up? Raising cash.
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.
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.
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.
The Light Phone bills itself as your "phone away from phone," and does nothing but make calls. Think you need one?
The man responsible for Voyager's "golden record" wants to beam crowdsourced data to the New Horizons spacecraft and take it beyond our solar system.
The round could make the ride-hailing company the most valuable venture-funded startup ever.
Experts believe controversial, political crowdfunding campaigns show no signs of slowing down.