Sterling Investment Services – Crowd Funding News

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In Asia, online alternative finance is developing rapidly, notably in China but also in the overall Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. China has been the world’s largest online alternative finance market by transaction volume, registering US$107 billion ...
Posted: June 24, 2017, 12:14 am
For every major success on a crowdfunding platform, there are just as many high-profile disasters. Kickstarter, for example, has seen major successes - Pebble, who raised over $1 million in an hour in June 2016; Exploding Kittens, a card game that...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 7:00 pm
On February 24, 2017, Molly Young got some devastating news. She had breast cancer, at age 29. "When I took that phone call, and I learned that this was just going to completely uproot my whole life, I'd say I spent maybe 10 seconds or so only fre...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 6:57 pm
Whistleblower site Sarawak Report has turned to crowdfunding in efforts to raise £30,000 (RM165,000) to defend a suit by PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang. According to its crowdfunding page, the news portal had raised £15,653 at the time of writing,...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 5:19 pm
In a recent article published in the Hastings Law Journal (embedded below), Duke University School of Law Associate Professor Elisabeth de Fontenay discusses the relationship between the recent decline of IPOs and the deregulation of private capital.
Posted: June 23, 2017, 4:11 pm
The GPD Pocket is a tiny Windows laptop (or maybe it’s a palmtop) with a 7 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel touchscreen display, an Intel Atom x7-Z8750 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of eMMC storage. GPD ran a crowdfunding campaign for the tiny computer ...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 2:00 pm
Jeff writes, “7 years after ‘grassroots mapping’ the BP spill when journalists were denied access, the open source community Public Lab is back with an even more accessible Do-It-Yourself way to take aerial photos: the Mini Balloon and Kite Mappin...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 1:31 pm
Final Cut Pro X has been used for everything from ads to Hollywood movies, but the software didn’t get the easiest of rides from the industry when Apple first launched the radically-different version of the app. Now a film editor who has used FCP ...
Posted: June 23, 2017, 9:44 am
It takes a brave individual to launch Bluetooth speakers and headphones into a crowded audio market. Take a stroll around your local consumer electronics stores and you’ll find dozens of brands competing for the ears and wallets of consumers acros...
Posted: June 20, 2017, 8:52 am

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