Tag: newsworthy

Entrepreneurs Embracing Social Innovation and Other Newsworthy Stories

Tech Ring ring ring…. BANANA PHONE, BANANA PHONE! It’s a real thing! Of course now it’s bluetooth-enabled and can directly contact Siri. No longer will you confuse your food for a phone. I know, I know, that statement was totally bananas. A portion of their sales sales goes directly to Gearing Up 4 Gorillas, to help … read more

Reducing Waste, Bridging the Communication Gap and Other Positive News

Tech In an effort to address the problem of never ending waste from single-use plastic water bottles, a tech company is even infiltrating New York bodegas to help. You buy a reusable water bottle from Reefill and pay $1.99 a month for unlimited access to filtered water in bodegas around the city. The founder came up with … read more

Designing a Refrigerator Coffee Table, SuperMeat and More

It’s spring but you wouldn’t know it from looking outside. But it’s still always ok to drink Rosé. And although spring hasn’t quite sprung, our entrepreneurs have been busy this week: Tech I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again: getting off of the couch is hard, no matter how hungry or thirsty you … read more

Robots who code, apps that create scent and more

Our CEO, Dave Mandelbrot had a really excellent interview with Fast Company where he discussed the many ways in which Indiegogo is going beyond crowdfunding to help entrepreneurs. Our intent is to help entrepreneurs “not just raise money, but also help them with manufacturing, design, retail. Equity crowdfunding was a very natural extension of that … read more

Top Tech Trends of the Week From Security Locks to Solar Roadways

  Our CEO, Dave Mandelbrot spoke with PC Mag, where he said that “the most important thing for an entrepreneur to know is that they won’t be doing it alone.” You can substitute “entrepreneur” with “human,” but it really is true. Which means that it’s good that we’re not only trying to make ourselves the … read more