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Earmo Allows You to Take Your Temperature in One Second

By | Apr 13, 2017 at 11:20 am

As a parent, there are few things worse than dealing with a sick child. In addition to being subjected to all those germs, the stress of your little angel being under the weather is enough to drive first-time parents a little crazy. Fortunately, one…

Funding

Dallas

How Underserved Startups Gain Access to Flexible Capital

By | Apr 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm

How are your local organizations helping provide capital to entrepreneurs and small business owners in underserved markets? What challenges do startups face when seeking loans? How can the hidden barriers be overcome? At Dallas Startup Week powered by Chase for Business, one panel addressed these issues head-on,…

Business

4 Tips for Leveraging Big Brands For Your Startup

By | Jan 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm

After working with well over 100 corporations developing deals with founders, it’s hard not to learn the importance engaging and leveraging big brands to help propel your business. I recently hosted a panel where leaders from Amazon, Ford, and Motorola along with founders from LISNR and HERO offered great…

Crowdfunding

How to Get Publicity for Your Crowdfunding Campaign

By | Jan 8, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Crowdfunding is the great equalizer for small startups looking to get funding. However, just like a product or service itself, your crowdfunding campaign needs a marketing strategy that can get you attention from the right people. The goal is to create enough buzz about your…

Indiegogo

BumpOut Is a Portable, High-End Speaker for Your Smartphone

By | Dec 13, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Let’s be honest; smartphone speakers, no matter how advanced, are never going to match up with the real thing. Real, high quality stereo sound requires big speakers, complicated set-ups, and a power cord that’s thicker than a body builder’s neck, right? That’s why you’ve…

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Indiegogo

Meet Olive, the Affordable Next-Generation Hearing Aid

By | Dec 7, 2016 at 8:30 pm

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) report on deafness and hearing loss shows that 360 million people worldwide have some degree of hearing loss. Added to that, the current production of hearing aids meets less than 10% of the global need, something that can be…

Indiegogo

San Diego

Brighten Up Your Home with Natural Light Thanks to Lucy from Solenica

By | Oct 31, 2016 at 11:20 am

Working at home is hard. You’re trapped inside all day, working at your desk in what can sometimes feel like a dreary dungeon. You can’t go to the coffee shop every day because you’re not made of money and that espresso is really throwing…

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San Francisco

Meet Gate, the Smartest Lock on the Market

By | Oct 28, 2016 at 8:30 pm

With the universal popularity of the smartphones, and the growing implementation of the Internet of Things, smart locks have become a hot product in the “smart appliances” market, with several dozens of different options, each with its own merits and imperfections. Some of them even…

Indiegogo

Shanghai

Roboming Is the Little Robot Helper You Need Around Your House

By | Oct 24, 2016 at 6:30 pm

When the Jetsons originally aired, flying cars and helpful robots were nothing more than a sci-fi pipe dreams. Audio cassettes, LED lights, and silicon breast implants had just been invented and revolutionary automotive technology and robotic assistants weren’t even on the to-do list. But…

Indiegogo

Jolt Is the Portable Coffee Brewer You Need to Make it Through Your Day

By | Oct 4, 2016 at 3:35 pm

It’s no secret that most people need a little boost in the morning to get going. Whether it’s a loud song on the radio or an ice cold shower, it’s hard to greet the morning when it comes so early. It’s also no secret…

Gear & Gadgets

NYC

Canary Is Great for Home Security, But Wings Not Fully Formed [Review]

By | Sep 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A few years ago when Canary hit Indiegogo, the company had a humble goal of raising $100,000 from backers. Fast forward to the end of their campaign, and the team raised just shy of $2 million, or close to 2000% higher than their goal….

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Axum Has Created the Wireless Sports Earbuds The World Needs

By | Aug 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Working out to music is a necessity in the active world. Not only is it motivational, but music provides you the entertainment necessary to push through even the toughest road blocks. Unfortunately, cords and cables get in the way of your range of motion,…

Indiegogo

Shoot Professional Smartphone and GoPro Videos with MarSoar

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 1:15 pm

In a world full of wonder, getting video footage of something amazing is far from rare. Whether it’s whales eating sharks or NBA stars singing Vanessa Carlton hits, there are no shortage of opportunities to tape something that is going to make someone smile….

Funding

Here’s How to Launch a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

By | Aug 2, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Countless people dream of starting a business. And as many people know, one of the greatest obstacles to that goal raising enough capital to make that dream a reality. While most of them have viable business ideas that can lead to significant achievements, very few…

Indiegogo

This Startup Created the Ultimate Open-Source Prototyping Product

By | Jul 29, 2016 at 1:19 pm

The world has become a technologically focused place. Unless you’ve set up shop in a cabin in the woods, your life is likely filled with gadgets, wearables, devices, and doodads that control everything from your TV to your laptop. And with all this technology,…

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CityGo Urban Is the Metropolitan Scooter of the Future

By | Jul 28, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Living in a big city can be exhausting, particularly when you don’t have a solid hold on the public transportation system and your car is non-existent. But you have to get to work somehow, and that 25 minute walk from the closest bus stop…

Gear & Gadgets

Chicago

Motorized Luggage For People Too Ashamed to Buy Rascal Scooters

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Traveling can be an arduous task. You’re expected to endure security lines, stale bagels, and smelly aisle mates without raising a fuss for fear of ending up in a TSA holding cell. And, in addition to all that, you are also expected to carry…