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Jon Stewart launches $10 billion 'Kickstarter' to buy CNN

"The Daily Show" host creates LetsBuyCNN.com, a mock Kickstarter site that seeks to buy one of Time Warner's jewels.

By July 23, 2014

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Kickstarter stuffed with food projects thanks to potato-salad success

One man's quest to crowdfund a potato salad has turned into a tidal wave of food-related Kickstarter campaigns with low funding goals. Bacon cupcakes, anyone?

By July 7, 2014

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Internet eats up silly potato-salad Kickstarter

A crowdfunding campaign for making a potato salad incites Kickstarter insanity, raking in $9,000 over its $10 funding goal.

By July 7, 2014

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Guy's Kickstarter dream: Making potato salad (with dill even)

A forward-thinking entrepreneur attempts to Kickstart a potato-salad-making session and ends up blowing away his $10 funding goal.

By July 3, 2014

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'Reading Rainbow' brings in $5M, eclipses Kickstarter record for most backers

Actor LeVar Burton's campaign -- which attracted more than 105,000 backers -- will bring a Web-based version of the children's show to 7,500 schools.

By July 2, 2014

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WobbleWorks 3Doodler

New 3Doodler promises low-cost, low-maintenance access to 3D printing

February 19, 2013

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A full-function scanner that fits in your hand transfixes Kickstarter

Its creators claim that PocketScan, which make editable docs and spreadsheets and can handle language translation, is the world's smallest wireless scanner.

By June 17, 2014

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Kickstarter changes its rules, lowers entry barrier

Kickstarter has relaxed its rules, making it easier for projects to be accepted on the crowdfunding website.

By June 3, 2014

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Harmonix plans Amplitude reboot after successful Kickstarter campaign

Game developer secures more than $775,000 in crowdfunding to remake the classic PlayStation 2 music-based game.

By May 23, 2014

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Time-bending first-person shooter Superhot hits Kickstarter

The amazing first-person shooter that plays with temporal mechanics is seeking Kickstarter funding to develop a full, multi-level game.

By May 14, 2014