Women in Crowdfunding, Saving the Arts and More News

Yet another study has come out about women having a 32% higher success rate than men when it comes to crowdfunding. Turns out that when bias is removed from the funding equation, people contribute to the most inclusive and positive language, which is usually written by women. This article also makes an interesting point that people often … read more

Indiegogo Weekly: The Latest From Our Campaigners Around The World

Congratulations to our Director of Enterprise Business, Andrew Erlick, who was named one of Dealerscope’s 40 under 40! Check this out to learn a little more about him, like the fact that his favorite movie is Tommy Boy. In other big and exciting news, we are thrilled to have been joined by Agency of Trillions. I can tell you … read more

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