Archive | Crowdfunding

06 March 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Spigit: Kluster for the enterprise… and will all of this crowdsourcing stuff pay off?

You want to know what Spigit is?  Read my last post about Kluster and imagine a more powerful, enterprise version of the service. A friend of mine asked recently whether this crowdsourcing stuff works; if I could point to a single product that had resulted from “crowdsourcing”.  The answer is yes and no.  It depends […]

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02 January 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Invest, trade, and promote bands on Slicethepie

Similar in philosophy to Sellaband.com though more complex and powerful, Slice The Pie creates a marketplace for the trading, promoting, financing, and finding of new bands. What you can do: As a FAN: essentially start a label with a portfolio of acts (albeit, owning just a portion of those acts); get paid to review music, […]

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31 October 2007 ~ 6 Comments

Crowdfunding and crowdauditioning a film

Itsourmovie.com is another example of a new way to finance movies (or anything really). Similar in concept to A Swarm of Angels — though, it seems, much more likely to produce something of quality — It’s Our Movie begins with a script and director (Alex Jovy, nominated for an oscar for a short film) and […]

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