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#101 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 01 2013 - 07:30 AM

Good question!

 


Even so, there is a more fundamental question: Can Kickstarter serve as a platform for celebrities looking to raise six- or seven figures without somehow intimidating or deflecting attention from aspiring artists and inventors with more modest ambitions who might otherwise use the service? As it turns out, it's Strickler, the Kickstarter co-founder, who best expressed this concern in an interview with Fast Company earlier this year.

 

"The thing is, if Michael Bay came along and wanted to do a Kickstarter we'd probably tell him, please don't," Strickler said at the time.

 

http://mashable.com/...r-lost-its-way/


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#102 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 01 2013 - 07:39 AM

Neat!  In for one:

http://www.kickstart...er?ref=category


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Posted May 01 2013 - 07:43 AM

Thanks guys, will check out indiegogo ;)



#104 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 01 2013 - 12:13 PM

Sounds like it much better fits your needs to me David, good luck!


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#105 of 273 OFFLINE   Aaron Silverman

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Posted May 03 2013 - 10:35 AM

Hopefully Kickstarter will not go the way of eBay, completely forsaking the little guy in favor of major players.


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#106 of 273 OFFLINE   Cameron Yee

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Posted May 03 2013 - 11:22 AM

Thought I'd put a plug in for my local art house cinema looking to convert to digital.

 

http://www.kickstart...gital-conversio


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#107 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 03 2013 - 12:01 PM

Good luck Cam.  I have seen a number of these and haven't felt compelled to take part.  I believe that efforts which are highly location specific have a very tough road ahead.


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#108 of 273 OFFLINE   Cameron Yee

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Posted May 03 2013 - 12:44 PM

They aren't doing too badly with 19 days left, though their support may have plateaued. There's potential, being in a college town and being just off campus, they can tap into some the alumni nostalgia for the place.


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Posted May 05 2013 - 04:20 PM

My first Kickstarter pledge
http://kck.st/12iXnaz

#110 of 273 OFFLINE   Steve Tannehill

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Posted May 05 2013 - 04:36 PM

The U-Turn Orbit Turntable that I backed has slipped from May to July.  http://www.kickstart...rntable-0/posts



#111 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 07 2013 - 09:33 AM

Interesting take;

http://kenlevine.blo..._medium=twitter


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#112 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 08 2013 - 06:39 AM

Follow up to:

 

 

http://kenlevine.blo...f-comments.html

 

You gotta appreciate a guy who actually listens to the comments and subtly modifies his stance for the stronger, without either backing down or doubling down.


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#113 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 08 2013 - 11:02 AM

Yeah, no.

http://www.theverge....g-from-hipsters


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#114 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 08 2013 - 12:19 PM

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo. 

 

TCG + MMORPG?  HIDE YOUR WALLETS.

http://www.kickstart...ading-card-game


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#115 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 13 2013 - 09:33 AM

Hell yes!

http://www.kickstart...reature-fx-film


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#116 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 14 2013 - 06:59 AM

In general I don't get hung up on the costs of rewards in deciding which projects to back.  I want to support this one.  But a $30 minimum to get the digital download of the film is stupid.

 

http://www.kickstart...games-the-movie


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#117 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 22 2013 - 06:49 AM

Yeah no....

http://www.kickstart...ality-interface

 

They are funded already tho with 20+ days to go!


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#118 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 28 2013 - 08:03 AM

Neat but out, x2:
http://www.kickstart...d/?ref=kicktraq

http://www.kickstart...s-the-star-wolf (Leonard Nimoy and other Trek alums supporting)

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#119 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 28 2013 - 08:36 AM

Wish I had gotten in on this in time.
http://www.kickstart...for-the-21st-ce

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#120 of 273 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted May 28 2013 - 12:45 PM

New Neverhood with Michael J Nelson and more cool peeps? Hell yes!
http://www.kickstart...537745/armikrog

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