Category Archives: Alternative Finance

JustPark breaks UK technology crowdfunding record

A large share of the global population will live in metropolitan cities. Initiatives like JustPark will prevent that these cities implode. JustPark helps to avoid that you circle around with your car, looking for a parking space. Key is that the platform gives total visibility of where you end up before you get there.

JustPark breaks UK technology crowdfunding record

A large share of the global population will live in metropolitan cities. Initiatives like JustPark will prevent that these cities implode. JustPark helps to avoid that you circle around with your car, looking for a parking space. Key is that the platform gives total visibility of where you end up before you get there.

Ubuntu launches its first smartphone

Ubuntu may be well known, but not as a manufacturer of handsets. Ubuntu is one of the most successful stories in the open source movement. It is an operating system, based on Linux. More dan 60% of the servers of

Ubuntu launches its first smartphone

Ubuntu may be well known, but not as a manufacturer of handsets. Ubuntu is one of the most successful stories in the open source movement. It is an operating system, based on Linux. More dan 60% of the servers of

Why crowdfunding and Amsterdam belong together

Crowdfunding Day 2015, the largest EU crowdfunding event, will be held in Amsterdam Crowdfunding is growing very fast. Douw&Koren recently published a report showing that in 2014 €63 Million is raised by the Dutch crowdfunding platforms. Being twice as much

Why crowdfunding and Amsterdam belong together

Crowdfunding Day 2015, the largest EU crowdfunding event, will be held in Amsterdam Crowdfunding is growing very fast. Douw&Koren recently published a report showing that in 2014 €63 Million is raised by the Dutch crowdfunding platforms. Being twice as much

Crowdfunding records for Flow Hive and Pebble Time

Crowdfunding platform Indiegogo has been abuzz about the Flow Hive, an invention that aims to help beekeepers better harvest honey. Launched on 22 February, the campaign reached its goal of $70,000 within the first eight (!) minutes, and the donations kept

Crowdfunding records for Flow Hive and Pebble Time

Crowdfunding platform Indiegogo has been abuzz about the Flow Hive, an invention that aims to help beekeepers better harvest honey. Launched on 22 February, the campaign reached its goal of $70,000 within the first eight (!) minutes, and the donations kept