In years past, aspiring entrepreneurs would turn to family and friends for startup funds. Now, services like Kickstarter and CES are doing wonders to help new businesses.
The show that riffed on terrible B-movies is coming back to life.
WASHINGTON — The demand for new laser razor that would provide a smooth shave is clearly strong enough for people to put up crowdfunding money — what’s not clear is that the Skarp Laser Razor…
(NEW YORK) — How did a jacket that hadn’t even been manufactured yet make almost $10 million? It’s one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time — one its creators started out with…
WASHINGTON — Little girls may be made of sugar, spice and everything nice, but that doesn’t mean their dresses need to be. In fact, a successful Kickstarter campaign is proving that many little girls prefer…
WASHINGTON — Few things can squelch a woman’s feelings of romance more than falling into a toilet. Alex Pai, a doctoral student in Electrical Engineering at California Institute of Technology, realized he’d blown it, when…
A Kickstarter project in the works could make it easier and cheaper to make yourself anonymous onliine.
A local man is using Kickstarter to try to get performer Kenny Loggins to play a concert in his living room.
University Mall Theatres wants to replace 500 of its old chairs with new leatherette seats. But it needs the public\’s help.
No more time-consuming stretching and tying — it will soon be possible to fill up to 100 water balloons in a minute.
One Kickstarter campaign is really helping people step up their
A soon-to-be-released dispenser will enable craft beer lovers to conveniently have a wide variety of beer right from the brewery, fresh on tap.
Why should people have all the fun? A new game console for dogs keeps pets happy and occupied while their human friends aren\’t around.
The crowdfunding effort will help Soul Cakes by Tanya move out of Tanya Logan\’s home kitchen and into a commercial bakery in Lorton, Va.
A Springfield, Va. pastry chef plans to open a Northern Virginia bakery and hopes a Kickstarter campaign will help fund some key items.