Event, VR World

Special Opportunity to Participate in Crowdsourcing Week Global 2015

Shelley Kuipers, Chaordix

Apply for a day pass to Singapore’s Crowdsourcing Week Conference.


Hardware, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Computing, VR World, Wearables

Pebble Time Crowdfunds $1M in 49 Minutes, $6.8M in a Day

Pebble Time Kickstarter

Smartwatch maker Pebble Tech finds crowdfunding to be a viable means to raise capital, increase margins and improve its visibility as a grassroots effort.



Crowdsourcing Week: The Rise of the Crowd Economy


In this interview with Crowdsourcing Week’s Priti Ambani, we learn about the importance of trust and reputation in crowdsourcing and some origin stories behind these social phenomena.


VR World

Kickstarter: 3.3M Backers Funded 22K Projects in 2014

Tony Hawk rides the Hendo Hoverboard

Kickstarter reports breaching the $1 billion pledge level in 2014, along with funding $444 million worth in successful projects, of which tech gets the biggest share.


Business, Cloud Computing, Hardware, Mobile Computing, Software Programs, Technology Security

Jolla Announces Open Source Jolla Tablet with Intel Inside

Jolla Tablet

Jolla has announced their own crowdfunded open source tablet based on their open source Sailfish OS 2 operating system powered by Intel mobile processors.


Business, Cloud Computing, Hardware, Smart Home, Software Programs, Technology Security, VR World

One Ring and You’re on Candid Camera at Pepcom SF

Ring banner shot_980w

Ring is a unique smart home device that allows you to intelligently monitor who is at your door and to change the way we answer our door


Auto, Mobile Computing

‘Fitbit for Cars’ Launches Crowdfunding Campaign


Drivebot promises a stress-free driving and car maintenance experience, with smartphone alerts for engine problems, fuel efficiency tips and live monitoring from the car’s sensors.


Audio/Video, Business, Entertainment, Hardware

The ROCKI Road Part 1 – Life After Kickstarter Shall Begin at CES


Hi there, welcome to ‘The ROCKI Road’, a blog about life as a start-up – the excitement, the disappointments and also the blood, sweat and tears. I?m Nick, Nick NM Yap, CEO and Founder of ROCKI. Thank you for coming onboard The ROCKI Road journey with me. Instead of a long intro about the start-up (ROCKI), we?ll plunge into what?s happening now – real-time – true start-up style, no time to waste. And if necessary we can always do a Spielberg-style Prelude Episode #0 later that explains everything before :-). With thousands of things popping up everywhere all the time screaming for attention, there?s always