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Vue raised $3 million for smart glasses years ago, but promises they'll ship

VUE RAISED $3 MILLION FOR SMART GLASSES YEARS AGO, BUT PROMISES THEY'LL SHIP

In our monthly Rise and Fall column we look back at crowdfunded gadgets that reached their funding goal. Months or year later, how...

Houston Software Developer Seeks to Raise Voter Turnout With ChatBot

HOUSTON SOFTWARE DEVELOPER SEEKS TO RAISE VOTER TURNOUT WITH CHATBOT

Houston -There's a lot of speculation about voter turnout in the upcoming midterm elections on Nov. 6. Nile Dixon, a Houston-based...

 
 
 
Ulefone Armor 3T Is Up For Pre-Order For $299

ULEFONE ARMOR 3T IS UP FOR PRE-ORDER FOR $299

Ulefone has just announced that its new rugged handset, the Ulefone Armor 3T, is available for pre-order. The Ulefone Armor 3T is actually...

Mi Padrino Builds Event-Planning Hub for Latino Communities in U.S

MI PADRINO BUILDS EVENT-PLANNING HUB FOR LATINO COMMUNITIES IN U.S

Kim Gamez, CEO and co-founder of the Ann Arbor, MI-based startup Mi Padrino , is a self-described “all-American Gringa ” who grew up...

 
 
 
The most crowdfunded company in history just released the ultimate travel backpack - here's how to get it at a discount

THE MOST CROWDFUNDED COMPANY IN HISTORY JUST RELEASED THE ULTIMATE TRAVEL BACKPACK - HERE'S HOW TO GET IT AT A DISCOUNT

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of...

22 useful home and kitchen products that got their start on Kickstarter

22 USEFUL HOME AND KITCHEN PRODUCTS THAT GOT THEIR START ON KICKSTARTER

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
BrewDog Opens Ohio Hotel with Beer Taps in Every Room

BREWDOG OPENS OHIO HOTEL WITH BEER TAPS IN EVERY ROOM

In March 2017, BrewDog announced plans to open a craft beer hotel at the site of its U.S. brewery in Columbus, Ohio. With an accompanying...

15 of the most funded fashion products on Kickstarter - and where to buy them

15 OF THE MOST FUNDED FASHION PRODUCTS ON KICKSTARTER - AND WHERE TO BUY THEM

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
26 tech products that raised over $1 million on Kickstarter - and where to buy them

26 TECH PRODUCTS THAT RAISED OVER $1 MILLION ON KICKSTARTER - AND WHERE TO BUY THEM

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

The First Bra That Can Adapt To Your Size Is Being Crowdfunded

THE FIRST BRA THAT CAN ADAPT TO YOUR SIZE IS BEING CROWDFUNDED

Finding a bra that is supportive and comfortable can be a tedious challenge, no matter what size you wear. But a new Kickstarter campaign...

 
 
 
This Kickstarter sensation is making luxury women's watches for less than $250 - here's what we thought

THIS KICKSTARTER SENSATION IS MAKING LUXURY WOMEN'S WATCHES FOR LESS THAN $250 - HERE'S WHAT WE THOUGHT

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Shenmue III's 'A.I. Battling' combat revealed as crowdfunding soars to $7 million

SHENMUE III'S 'A.I. BATTLING' COMBAT REVEALED AS CROWDFUNDING SOARS TO $7 MILLION

The crowdfunding for Yu Suzuki's long-awaited Shenmue III has passed the lofty seven million dollar mark, a combination of Kickstarter...

 
 
 
Alldocube X AMOLED Tablet Soon Launching On Indiegogo From $219

ALLDOCUBE X AMOLED TABLET SOON LAUNCHING ON INDIEGOGO FROM $219

Chinese hardware manufacturer Alldocube will soon be taking to the Indiegogo crowdfunding website to launch its new Alldocube X AMOLED...

Crowdfunding campaign launched for 'wonky' vegetable deliveries

CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED FOR 'WONKY' VEGETABLE DELIVERIES

That's one way to beat food waste.

 
 
 
The Bard's Tale IV arrives on PC this September and later this year on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

THE BARD'S TALE IV ARRIVES ON PC THIS SEPTEMBER AND LATER THIS YEAR ON PLAYSTATION 4 AND XBOX ONE

InXile Entertainment is one of a few companies to take to crowdfunding like a fish to water. It's been around since 2004 when it developed...

Start-up Thr3efold launches crowdfunding campaign

START-UP THR3EFOLD LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN

Fashion start-up Thr3efold, which aims to connect fashion brands to ethical factories around the world, has launched a crowdfunding...

 
 
 
This San Francisco startup got kicked off Kickstarter for trying to crowdfund a vibrator - now the company makes luxury sex toys and is de-stigmatizing sexual pleasure in the process

THIS SAN FRANCISCO STARTUP GOT KICKED OFF KICKSTARTER FOR TRYING TO CROWDFUND A VIBRATOR - NOW THE COMPANY MAKES LUXURY SEX TOYS AND IS DE-STIGMATIZING SEXUAL PLEASURE IN THE PROCESS

Katie Canales/Business Insider Crave is a San Francisco-based startup that's manufacturing tech-savvy luxury sex toys, which are quiet,...

A journalist is raising money to help the Capital Gazette newspaper after it was targeted in a mass shooting

A JOURNALIST IS RAISING MONEY TO HELP THE CAPITAL GAZETTE NEWSPAPER AFTER IT WAS TARGETED IN A MASS SHOOTING

A journalist has created a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the Capital Gazette newspaper which was targeted in a mass shooting...

 
 
 
Boy Sells His Toys To Help Pay For Service Dog's Care After An Unexpected Diagnosis

BOY SELLS HIS TOYS TO HELP PAY FOR SERVICE DOG'S CARE AFTER AN UNEXPECTED DIAGNOSIS

Copper may look “scary” to some, but according to his owner Jennifer Jayne, he has a heart of gold. The 4-year-old Doberman first proved...

Bose puts crowdfunded 'sleepbuds' on sale for $250

BOSE PUTS CROWDFUNDED 'SLEEPBUDS' ON SALE FOR $250

Last year, Bose took to Indiegogo to gauge people's interest on an experimental device: a pair of noise-masking wireless earbuds designed...