Monthly Archives: March 2014

Andrea Lewis Talks with

Andrea Lewis “Black Actress” Talks Crowdfunding for   Andrea Lewis grew up in the belly of the Hollywood beast, as “Hazel” for six seasons on the popular teen television show, “Degrassi: The Next Generation”. As she continues her Hollywood career, she has also found the entrepreneur within and is now a triple threat content… Read more »

Real Estate and Crowdfunding

SV CrowdFund News. By John Shaw @svcrowdfundnews SAN FRANCISCO- Intersection of Real Estate and Technology has emerged as a leading space for startups and established companies alike and a new wave of Real Estate Technology (or RealTech for short) companies are beginning to disrupt the real estate market at a rapid pace.  These companies… Read more »

A Dutch crowdfunded news site has raised $1.3 million and hopes for a digital-native journalism » Nieman Journalism Lab

Rob Wijnberg thought his chances were 50/50. Getting 15,000 people to pledge €60 for a one-year susbscription to an news site that didn’t yet exist was never a given. On March 18, Wijnberg, former editor-in-chief of the young-adult-targeted newspaper, proposed his idea for a new online journalism platform on Dutch national television. Within 24 hours, his… Read more »