The ‘crowd’ kick-starts innovation

(CNN) — Things are looking up for entrepreneurs in the Middle East as a new breed of crowdfunding is emerging to help bring life to innovative ideas from the region Based on popular U.S. sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo they aim to connect everyone, from engineers in...

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The Due Diligence Dilemma in Crowdfunding Marketplaces

What is the role of curation in crowdfunding marketplaces? Each platform is approaching curation differently. Some are more “open”—accepting a higher percentage of applications onto the platform—while others will be more “closed”, accepting a lower percentage. Neither end of the spectrum is necessarily better or worse;...

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Massolution NYC 2013: A Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding Conference for World's Top Enterprises

Massolution, the leading research and advisory firm for crowdsourcing and crowdfunding, today announced its inaugural crowdsourcing conference, Massolution NYC 2013: Crowd Powered Business. On September 19 at the W Hotel in midtown Manhattan, senior executives from Fortune 1000 enterprises, government agencies, and leading crowdsourcing platforms will gather...

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