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Crowdfunding + AI + Fantasy Sports

Crowdfunding comes to the fantasy leagues as Edge Up Sports has partnered with IBM’s Watson artificial intelligence engine Watson to develop a numbers crunching app to help you “bet” on football. All legal of course, as fantasy sports betting is … Continue reading

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Today’s Crowdfunding Webinar

Crowd-Funding” in Business Ventures: Raising Capital from the Public – 1 CLE hour https://m360.atlantabar.org/event.aspx?eventID=99402&instance=0 “Crowd-funding” is an innovation under securities law that allows companies to raise capital from small investors using certain online platforms. Companies are able to raise capital from … Continue reading

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Proof of Equity Crowdfunding Concept

While Kickstarter had another incredible year, with 3 million people  pledging $480 million, that site is a different model than one that does equity crowdfunding. Kickstarter is essentially a pre-sale model for folks who want some sort of product, be … Continue reading

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Cold Water for Crowdfunders

A little cold water for crowdfunders: Most Kickstarter campaigns have failed. As of today, some stats from Kickstarter. Since inception, Kickstarter has raised over $920 million. Fees to Kickstarter have totaled approximately $46 million (5%), with payment processing fees of … Continue reading

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