Why Patents Matter to Startups

Why should a startup bother patenting its innovation when the application process takes over 2.5 years on average for utility patents? Though valid, this question misses a crucial point. Patent applications help startups get funded. Get Patents to Get Funded According to a 2008 Berkeley Patent Survey, patents play a significant role in securing funding … read more

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Flow Hive Breaks Record for Most Fully Funded International Campaign

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Twitch Film’s Todd Brown on the Diverse World of Horror

Canadian Todd Brown is the founder and editor of TwitchFilm.com, a global film resource read by festival programmers, filmmakers, and fans from around the world. Todd is the director of international programming at Fantastic Fest, and a producer of films such as Time Crimes, The Raid, and The ABCs Of Death. Here, in honor of … read more

Team Indiegogo Campaign Roundup (6.30.14)

Each week, we here at Indiegogo HQ share a handful of the campaigns that we’re talking about around the office. Our amazing community continuously wows us with the projects they’re running – take a look and tell us which one is your favorite!   Publicolor New York, NY “Publicolor’s struggling students are succeeding against unimaginable … read more

Team Indiegogo Campaign Roundup (6.23.14)

  With each roundup, we realize how many great Indiegogo campaigns are running at a time. This week’s selection is great, though by no means comprehensive! Check it out and let us know which campaign you’re most excited about.   Skylock San Francisco “Skylock is a solar-powered bike lock that you control from your cell … read more