Feb 14, 2013 — Crowd funding has proved popular for bands raising money to produce a new album and for producers of documentary films. Now scientists are getting into the act, and some are raising money from the very people they're studying.
Sep 3, 2012 — On Kickstarter, the largest crowd-funding site, a handful of entrepreneurs have raised millions of dollars more than they expected. But if they fail to deliver their promised product, questions arise over whether the supporters are donating money or making a purchase.
May 26, 2010 — Oil Reporter, a new mobile phone app, allows users to report oil sightings along the Gulf Coast.