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Crowdfunded Sub Sinks; Journalist Presumed Dead

Crowdfunding gone bad. A Danish inventor of a privately financed and built submarine has been arrested in the alleged murder of a Swedish freelance journalist. Peter Madsen took Kim Wall out for a sub ride (?) and ended up scuttling … Continue reading

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Sudanese Journalist Released From Jail By Crowdfunding

What’s really cool about crowdfunding is how it’s taken off in all directions – not only all over the world but for all sorts of things. Further that, a Sudanese journalist who was jailed because she refused to cooperate with … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Sheriffs

Because crowdfunders ask the public for money in exchange for the promise to deliver something in the future, it’s good to know that there are a few “sheriffs” in town. The venture capitalists and private equity guys can afford to … Continue reading

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