Catherine Clifford

Catherine Clifford

Frequently covers crowdfunding, the sharing economy and social entrepreneurship.

Catherine Clifford is a senior writer at Entrepreneur.com. Previously, she was the small business reporter at CNNMoney and an assistant in the New York bureau for CNN. Catherine attended Columbia University where she earned a bachelor's degree. She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. Email her at CClifford@entrepreneur.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @CatClifford.

Rocket Hub and Ovation Team Up to Bring Crowdfunding to TV
Crowdfunding

Rocket Hub and Ovation Team Up to Bring Crowdfunding to TV

The special will showcase the work of artists who are raising money to fund their creative projects.
Facebook Is Making it Easier for Businesses to Chat Privately With Customers
Facebook

Facebook Is Making it Easier for Businesses to Chat Privately With Customers

Today, the social media giant is rolling out new features making it more attractive for business owners to respond privately and quickly to customer inquiries.
What the Next Decade Could Mean for 3-D Printing
3-D Printing

What the Next Decade Could Mean for 3-D Printing

Will there be a 3-d printer in every home? A handful of industry insiders predict how we will be interacting with 3-D printing in the next few years.
Look Out, Casper: Another Mattress Startup Is Joining the $15 Billion Pillow Fight
Sleep

Look Out, Casper: Another Mattress Startup Is Joining the $15 Billion Pillow Fight

Online mattress company Helix Sleep has sprung onto the scene, offering customizable mattresses.
Ebola Vaccine Shown to Be 'Highly Effective'
Medicine

Ebola Vaccine Shown to Be 'Highly Effective'

Interim analysis of a trial to protect against the deadly disease has been shown to, thus far, be successful.
10 Apps and Gadgets to Help You Find Zen
Health

10 Apps and Gadgets to Help You Find Zen

Looking to maximize your mindfulness? These tech-based tools may help.
The Smithsonian and Kickstarter Partner Up to Preserve Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit
Kickstarter

The Smithsonian and Kickstarter Partner Up to Preserve Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit

More than 7,000 campaign backers have already contributed $550,000 to the preservation project.
The Useful Features You Might Not Know About on Facebook, LinkedIn and More (Infographic)
Infographics

The Useful Features You Might Not Know About on Facebook, LinkedIn and More (Infographic)

Make your social media life better with these functions.
How This Couple Created the All-In-One Travel Jacket That Is Nearing $2 Million on Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

How This Couple Created the All-In-One Travel Jacket That Is Nearing $2 Million on Kickstarter

Hiral Sanghavi and his wife created a jacket that has 15 features including a built-in inflatable neck pillow and koozie drink pocket.
Congress Is Trying To Pump the Brakes On Hackers Who Can Control Your Car Wirelessly
Automakers

Congress Is Trying To Pump the Brakes On Hackers Who Can Control Your Car Wirelessly

The explosion of Internet-connected computer features in automobiles give hackers a doorway into the control system of your car.
A Small Business in Montana Just Won $1.5 Million for Ocean Health Technology
Innovation

A Small Business in Montana Just Won $1.5 Million for Ocean Health Technology

As carbon dioxide is burned to fuel our lives, a percentage of that carbon ends up in the world's oceans. The first step in fixing the problem is being able to accurately measure it. That's what Sunburst Sensors is doing.
For This Artist-Entrepreneur, 3-D Printing Expands Opportunities for Creativity and Professional Exposure
3-D Printing

For This Artist-Entrepreneur, 3-D Printing Expands Opportunities for Creativity and Professional Exposure

New York artist Rachel Goldsmith launched her professional career working with water-based and permanent inks but her recent work with the 3Doodler pen has opened up new horizons for her.
This All-in-One Travel Jacket Is Approaching $1 Million on Kickstarter
Kickstarter

This All-in-One Travel Jacket Is Approaching $1 Million on Kickstarter

Available as a sweatshirt, blazer, windbreaker or bomber, BauBax has everything from a built-in neck pillow and gloves to earphone holders and a drink pocket.
What Uber Has Learned About Expansion, Hurdles and Growing Pains
Uber

What Uber Has Learned About Expansion, Hurdles and Growing Pains

In this video, Uber East Coast general manager Meghan Verena Joyce talks about the company's road to success.
Uber Takes Swipe at NYC Regulators With Clever 'De Blasio' Feature
Uber

Uber Takes Swipe at NYC Regulators With Clever 'De Blasio' Feature

The ride-hailing transportation giant has updated its app with a special message for residents of the Big Apple.