Crowdfunding

  • Netflix’s Fastest Car crash victim is crowd-funding vehicle repairs on GoFundMe

    Netflix has a new original that’s simply amazing. Fastest Car is a great new show that puts home-built sleeper cars against Supercars in a 4-way drag contest. The winner of each round progresses to the final on the dry lake bed of El Mirage, Southern California. Even if you’re...
  • PancakeBot is a 3D pancake maker, now on Kickstarter

    Over the years we’ve seen plenty of 3D printers come and go through Kickstarter. The latest is PancakeBot, a 3D printer that does one, thing, prints pancakes. In development since 2013, the PancakeBot has gone through a few iterations, with the early models built from lego. After partnering with...
  • Mark Pesce would rather eat a bullet, than do another Kickstarter

    The story of Moore’s Cloud Light project is a troubled one. The ambitious goal of $750,000 on Kickstarter was always going to be tough and not surprisingly the project fell short. The 1,950 backers helped raise just $275,000. Creator Mark Pesce says he’s learnt a lot through the process...
  • Kickstarter is coming to Australia

    Crowd funding website Kickstarter have announced they are bringing the service Australia and New Zealand. This is great news for ambitious creative types down under, that need new ways of funding innovative projects. While Aussie’s have been able to fund projects from the US site, their origin means we’re...
  • Anti-drone group just reached their goal on Indiegogo

    There’s no question that drone usage is exploding, not only in the consumer space, but in commercial, military and even law enforcement. Some people in society see the benefits of deploying an unmanned aircraft is cost, time, repetitive tasks and more. Others focus on the potential downsides of drones...