Archives for May 2016

Actors Become Bugs, Improving Your Posture and More Hot Stories This Week

This week we announced our latest innovation challenge: the Cities Project by Heineken. a new initiative that aims to bring local projects to life that will make great cities even greater. Fans can submit 30-second pitch videos of interesting projects happening in New York, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Honolulu. Five will be selected to run campaigns on … read more

Announcing The Cities Project by Heineken and Indiegogo

What makes a city great? Is it the people and culture? The landscape or history? Though all of these things make a city great, there’s no question that one of the key factors is its community. Today, we’re excited to announce The Cities Project by Heineken: a new initiative that aims to bring local projects … read more

Meet Dr. O’Reilly, the Man who Wants to End Pediatric Cancer

On May 5, 2016, Humans of New York introduced us to Dr. Richard O’Reilly, the Chairman of Pediatrics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for over thirty years. Dr. O’Reilly is a leading expert on bone marrow transplants and pioneered an approach that is now used to treat over 2,500 patients annually. His mentality is … read more

Personal Translators for Everyone, Solving the Theory of Everything and More Hot Stories This Week

Last week we announced our next big partnership: we’re working with Arrow to help our entrepreneurs move beyond funding and into market by giving qualifying campaigns access to design tools, engineering experts, prototype services, manufacturing support and even supply chain management – which can be worth up to $500,000. As described by TechCrunch, the “top-tier package” will help Indiegogo … read more

Introducing a New Partnership with Arrow Electronics

Dream it. Fund it. Make it. Ship it. This is the mantra behind Indiegogo’s mission to empower entrepreneurs to bring their ideas from concept to market. Today, we’re excited to announce that Indiegogo is teaming up with Arrow Electronics, the worldwide technology company providing products and services to guide innovation, to create a groundbreaking new crowdfund-to-production … read more