SXSW Film Festival To Show 24 Kickstarter-Funded Movies

February 6th, 2015 | by

In what appears to be a significant display of the rise in Kickstarter’s power, the South By Southwest film festival in Austin will have 24 films on display this year that have been supported in some form through the website. This is about 17% of…

Milk Nanny Goes On Kickstarter

February 1st, 2015 | by

The Wicoz Inc. company has introduced a new baby care product that is currently being backed on Kickstarter. The company is looking to raise funds to support the development of the Milk Nanny. The milk nanny is a small countertop appliance designed to prepare baby…

Kickstarter Used To Support Funding For New TLC Album

January 26th, 2015 | by

A new record was set on Kickstarter as more than $200,000 has been raised on the production of a musical album. The famed hip hop group TLC had a Kickstarter goal of $150,000 and was able to raise that money and then more with about…

Kickstarter Starts Taking Stripe Payments, Leaves Amazon Payments

January 10th, 2015 | by

The Kickstarter website will now be using the Stripe online payment service instead of Amazon Payments. Amazon chose to discontinue its’ payment system service, thus prompting Kickstarter to go to a new payment service option. Stripe already works for Facebook and Twitter with regards to…