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Kickstarter Projects

HACKED! User Info Stolen

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 02.21.2014 | Technology

Hackers breached the crowdfunding website Kickstarter and made off with some user information, the site revealed on Saturday. In a blog post, Kicks...

Andrea Rael

Classic Christmas Tale Gets Girl Power Rewrite | Andrea Rael | Posted 12.24.2013 | Women

What if a doe wanted to fly Santa's sleigh? That's the question that Denver-based attorney Chantell Taylor used to ask herself when she was a litt...

14 Food Kickstarters That Were Finally Funded!

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 11.26.2013 | Taste

We can't wait for these food products to hit shelves.

Does This Lamp Look Familiar?

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

Hint: Mario and Luigi would approve of this accessory.

LOOK: What Motherhood Really Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 07.09.2013 | Parents

In the age of Instagram and "Fakebooking," not all depictions of motherhood feel completely genuine. With her project Momma Love: How the Mother Half ...

Katherine Bindley

Was This 9-Year-Old's $20,000 Kickstarter Campaign A Scam? | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.26.2013 | Technology

Susan Wilson describes launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise $829 with her 9-year-old daughter Mackenzie as akin to a weekend crafts project. ...

Man Enlists Help Of Kickstarter To Meet All His Facebook Friends -- All Of Them

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.22.2013 | Technology

This guy has awesome friends, and he can prove it. But he needs your help. Connecticut-based photographer Ty Morin is seeking out all 788 of his Fa...

Cyber Singer #doingitmyself

Susanne Mentzer | Posted 05.14.2013 | Arts
Susanne Mentzer

Now I need to put my performer hat back on, rehearse with the two pianists and Carlisle Floyd, and stay healthy. I know that thanks to my efforts at least 250 people will have the CD in hand by the fall. This was the goal.

Gerry Smith

Kickstarter Reminds Worried Backers: We Are 'Not A Store' | Gerry Smith | Posted 09.21.2012 | Technology

Kickstarter, the crowdfunding site for creative projects, was founded on the premise that many worthy ideas are never given a chance because tradition...

If A Kickstarter Project Fails, Where Does The Money Go?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 09.05.2012 | Technology

Kickstarter success stories tend to capture attention, but what happens when a project's funding goals are met and its founders aren't showing signs t...

How She Raised $10,000 To Make Candles

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Kickstarter is a website filled with projects looking for funding, but some dreams are left unfulfilled when only pennies have rolled in by the campai...

City Bus-Sized 'Orbiting' Garden Can Grow 50 Pounds Of Basil A Day

Posted 08.20.2012 | Home

Imagine a sustainable farm that is about the size of a city bus and is capable of producing fifty pounds of basil per day. Not only is that possib...

Kickstarter's Biggest Winners

The Wall Street Journal | Erik Sofge | Posted 08.20.2012 | Small Business

FOUR YEARS AGO, Kickstarter was adorable. The site—which allows designers, independent artists, philanthropists and any netizen with a dream to soli...

Kickstarter Project Rises From 'Reject' Pile, Attracts Staggering Sum

AP | By PETER SVENSSON | Posted 10.16.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — A funny thing happens on Kickstarter, the website where people ask for money to finance their projects. Sometimes, they get more mon...

15 Crazy/Awesome Kickstarter Projects

The Huffington Post | Seena Vali | Posted 06.29.2012 | Comedy

If you're not familiar with Kickstarter, let us give you a quick introduction. Basically, people who need funding for a creative project post a short ...

Kickstarter Bug Exposes Info From Thousands Of Projects

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.14.2012 | Technology

Just a few weeks after its third birthday, Kickstarter, the crowd-funding platform behind such successful projects as inPulse's Pebble iPhone watch, i...