Tag Archives: 3D

Crowdfunded Business Fails

“A Very Sad Goodbye” is the latest update from Ossic X’s Kickstarter page. Although it is apparently still asking for money, the company says “It is with an extremely heavy heart that we must inform you that OSSIC is shutting … Continue reading

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Which Crowdfunding Portal?

Happy Thanksgiving! Noting the difference in crowdfunding portal rules, Animators Don Bluth and Gary Goldman cancel their Kickstarter campaign to move it to Indiegogo for flexible funding. That way they can keep what they raise even if they don’t hit … Continue reading

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From Zero to $2 Billion in 2 Years With Crowdfunding

Can you go from Kickstarter to $2 Billion? Apparently so as Facebook (now becoming the Darth Vader of the Internet) announced an agreement to buy Oculus VR, the maker of a virtual reality headset. It was back in September 2012 … Continue reading

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Support from Beyond

It is reported that Ronald Reagan will appear Tupac-like in a Hologram to support the Crowd Fund Act. (You can’t make this stuff up). http://www.deadline.com/2012/08/reagan-hologram-developer-didnt-want-to-distract-from-mitt-romney-report/

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