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Q&A: How Reading Rainbow Soared Back, and How It Will Reach Its $5 Million Goal Behind the scenes with the team making it happen

Things are looking sunnier than ever for Reading Rainbow. After the show's Kickstarter hit its $1 million goal in just 11 hours, the creators set their sights on a new butterfly…

June 24, 2014, 12:53 PM EDT

Comedian Patton Oswalt hosts The Webby Awards on May 19, 2014 in New York.
The Most Memorable 5-Word Webby Award Speeches Expressing gratitude in sound bites

The Webby Awards are known as a celebration of the best content online, but it's also a competition among the winners as to who can give the most clever acceptance…

May 20, 2014, 2:04 PM EDT

Kickstarter Tips From Kawehi, Whose Cover Songs Are Conquering the Internet Her many successes and one humbling failure

Most startups and creative talents would be proud to pull off one successful Kickstarter. But multi-talented musician Kawehi has just wrapped up her fifth, this time bringing in 10 times…

April 7, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT

Zuckerberg's Grip Already Causes Rift With Oculus Fans Virtual reality backers dismayed by Facebook acquisition

Well, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is clearly excited about the virtual reality future, but not everyone is excited to have him in the close-knit Oculus VR community. Zuckerberg just announced that…

March 25, 2014, 7:34 PM EDT

Facebook Buys Oculus for $2 Billion Sees future in virtual reality headset

Facebook has just announced a $2 billion deal to buy Oculus VR, the immersive virtual reality headset maker. In the announcement, CEO Mark Zuckerberg reiterated his company's mobile-first focus while…

March 25, 2014, 6:10 PM EDT

Meow Mix Unveils Catstarter, a Kickstarter for Cats Support cool new inventions for your favorite feline

It's a wonder that cat-related brands don't already rule the Internet. Cat-food brand and renowned jingle lover Meow Mix makes a move in that direction with an amusing and even potentially…

March 18, 2014, 2:44 PM EDT

Frederator's Female Animation Project Raises Nearly $800K on Kickstarter Bee and Puppycat nearly matches Freddiew

The people have spoken. There will be more Bee and Puppycat. A few weeks ago, the YouTube-centric animation studio Frederator started a Kickstarter campaign for Bee & Puppycat, a series created by…

November 14, 2013, 12:00 AM EST

YouTube Network Frederator Turns to Kickstarter Female-targeted Bee and PuppyCat seeks $600K for series

The YouTube audience has proven potent when it comes to getting engaged fans to pony up their own cash to fund big projects. While it wasn’t exactly the fan-fueled rebirth…

October 15, 2013, 3:00 PM EDT

The Millennial Male Is Not Who You Think He Is Marketers should take note

It’s the best time in the world to be a millennial man, to hear baby boomers tell it—let your parents or your girlfriend pay the rent, maybe start a useless…

October 6, 2013, 10:39 PM EDT

Video Game High School Blends Gamer Culture With Classic TV Storytelling VideoWatch review: VGHS seriously ups its game in season two

Video Game High School (or VGHS as it is commonly referred to) is a testament to the power of crowdfunding. The series that found its start thanks to the support of…

August 16, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT

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