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The virtual currency skyrocketed above $600 on the Mt. Gox exchange as a Senate panel prepares to discuss Bitcoin regulation.
Plug and Play Tech Center is launching an accelerator program exclusively for Bitcoin startups, and it's making other investments in the Bitcoin space as well.
A DIY crowdfunding app cuts out the middleman.
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who famously battled Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook's origins, are big investors in the digital currency and say it's worth 100 times its current value.
The San Francisco-based publishing house known for its snark and devilish sarcasm has challenged the idea of what it means to succeed with a crowdfunding campaign.
Crowdfunding is not a 'set it and forget it' proposition. Running a successful campaign requires being fearless in getting out and spreading the word about your venture.
For our series College Treps, entrepreneur Dwight Peters gets 10 successful Kickstarter creators to open up about what made their campaign a hit.
Doing business with big companies means it might be a while before you're paid. Here are three key people to know to speed up the process.
You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign.
Users of Australian crowdfunding platform Pozible can raise money for their venture using the online-only currency.
Crowdfunding, which started as a way to fund small projects, has become a serious funding machine.
We're all in this together: Take a look at our exclusive list of 100 companies that are crowdfunding success stories.
An inside look at how these entrepreneurs got the crowd to fund their businesses to the tune of some big bucks.
Indiegogo's co-founder Danae Ringelmann talks about two blockbuster campaigns that made our Top 100 list, the platform's biggest 'failure', and what success really means in the age of crowdfunding.
On the heels of a $1.9 million Indiegogo campaign, founders of the smart home security device Canary share their crowdfunding advice.
There are plenty of intriguing companies on our Top 100 list, but from glowing plants to a life-sized origami boat, here's a look about some of the most bizarre.
The buzzed about smartwatch was floundering raising money. Then it streamlined its message and took to Kickstarter.
As we celebrate the top 100 crowdfunded companies, we take a look at some of this year's biggest crowdfunding flops.
Over the past few years, social platforms have blossomed into a marketing playground and proved that communities have power.
During a six-month high in the value of Bitcoin, a venture-backed startup has released an iPhone app that lets you buy, sell and trade bitcoins from your mobile phone.
More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know.
Tax reform is happening. Kind of. And slowly. Here are some predictions of how it might all play out.
Not all of your customers will be ready to buy the first time you meet them. Here's how to turn prospective buyers into loyal customers.
With Square Cash, peer-to-peer transfers link to users' checking accounts and debit cards and are free to use.
PayPal's latest rollout, which allows merchants to accept payment through an application that scans QR codes, is one in a string of developments aimed at overhauling the way customers pay for goods.