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Cell phone video shows cop allegedly trying to force driver to buy fund-raising tickets (or else)

Technically Incorrect: A Philadelphia cop is taken off street patrol after stopping a motorist and then uttering some seemingly incriminating dialogue.

By August 22, 2015

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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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Loser.com redirects to Iowa nonwinner Donald Trump

Technically Incorrect: It can't be easy for a man who has tweeted that coming second is coming nowhere to now be associated with losing.

By February 2, 2016

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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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Indiegogo removes funding page supporting SC cop accused of murder

Indiegogo joins another site in taking down a fundraising page for Michael Slager, who has been arrested for fatally shooting an unarmed man in the back.

By April 10, 2015

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Fund this: Smart earplugs promise a better night's sleep

Having already blasted past its fundraising goal, this smartphone-controlled sleep aid is now working toward stretch goals.

By November 25, 2014

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Dorian Nakamoto solicits donations to sue Newsweek

Fundraising page for man identified by the magazine as Bitcoin's creator says magazine's report was "reckless" and caused chaos for his family.

By October 13, 2014

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Air Umbrella holds off the rain with a force field of air

Now fundraising on Kickstarter, the Air Umbrella promises to do away with those pesky metal ribs in favor of a dome of jetted air.

By October 13, 2014

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Cute Jibo robot wants to be part of your family

Jibo, billed as "the world's first family robot," has already blown past its $100,000 Indiegogo fundraising goal and really wants to come live with you.

By July 16, 2014