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Crowdfunding "Voldemort: Origins of the Heir", the brand new film from the Harry Potter world; film, adventure, warner bros, J.K. Rowling
5 Jun 2017 - 06:30
Author: Capital FM
Posted: 5 Jun 2017 - 06:42
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Yes you read that right. There is going to be a brand new film from the Harry Potter world and it's called Voldemort: Origins of the Heir. 

25 May 2017 - 19:15
Author: Crowdfunding Insider
Posted: 25 May 2017 - 19:21
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How crowdfunding could make public finance more democratic; crowdfunding4culture; civic crowdfunding; matchfunding; community building; local communities; public budgets
22 May 2017 - 09:00
Author: Institute of Economic Affairs
Posted: 22 May 2017 - 09:10
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Crowdfunding is not a long-term solution for financing in the public sector. For that, we need smart tax reform. We need to give local government greater control. We need to bring decisions about tax and how to spend it closer to local communities. Given that this great decentralisation of state spending could take years to achieve, what can local communities do now?

 Assessing the potential for crowdfunding and other forms of alternative finance to support research and innovation; IDEA Consult, crowdfunding4culture, policy making, european commission
17 May 2017 - 09:45
Author: Crowdfunding4Innovation
Posted: 17 May 2017 - 10:02
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The Study “Assessing the potential for crowdfunding and other forms of alternative finance to support research and innovation” was initiated by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research & Innovation (DG RTD) in December 2015.

Open Evidence together with EY, the European Crowdfunding Network (ECN) and Politecnico di Milano are investigating how crowdfunding and other forms of alternative finance could support research and innovation (R&I).

Isabelle De Voldere; IDEA Consult; Crowdfunding4Culture; Crowdfunding-Berlin; Creative City Berlin; report; interview; matchfunding; conference; more than funding
12 May 2017 - 13:30
Author: Crowdfunding-Berlin
Posted: 12 May 2017 - 13:42
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Crowdfunding-Berlin, a Creative City Berlin project, interviewed our in-house expert

24 Apr 2017 - 11:30
Author: Upset Magazine
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 - 11:40
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“It seemed like the right time to go independent.” While She Sleeps’ frontman, Loz Taylor, is reflecting on the Sheffield metalcore band’s decision to leave major label Sony following the conclusion of their last album, 2015’s ‘Brainwashed’. “We’d had a few hiccups with the label,” the vocalist explains. “We’d question why something had leaked at 4am with no hype and no push behind it.

22 Apr 2017 - 09:45
Author: Creative Europe
Posted: 8 Aug 2017 - 09:47
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The newly published study assesses approaches to placing audiences at the centre of cultural organisations. 

On top of being a buzzword in certain parts of the cultural world for few years now, audience development is one of the new priorities of Creative Europe.

18 Apr 2017 - 08:15
Author: 24 Ore
Posted: 18 Apr 2017 - 08:12
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 Ulule, a reward-based crowdfunding platform that was launched in France in 2010, has made its debut on the Italian market with two new offices in Milan and Rome

12 Apr 2017 - 07:45
Author: Crowdfunding Insider
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 - 07:47
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Londoners are being invited to pitch for cash to improve their local areas in an initiative sponsored by the city of London. Crowdfund London will allow select projects to be supported with up to £50,000 through crowdfunding model.

video game crowdfunding culture
10 Apr 2017 - 11:30
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 - 11:30
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In development since 2011 and slated to be out some time this year, Cloud Imperium Games' Star Citizen recently passed $146 million in