Crowd-funding campaign launched to rescue the Greek economy passed the 1.3-million mark.
I’ve written about purchasing Hyatt gift cards through the gift card re-sale website Raise.com where you can purchase gift cards at a significant discount. In the past, we’ve seen Hyatt gift cards as high as 13.5% off! Well… the opportunity...Show More Summary
Purch, the owner of a network of technology content and e-commerce websites, raised $135 million to fuel acquisitions, in one of the larger funding rounds for a digital-media operation in recent years.
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The phenomenom known as eSports (short for "electronic sports") is growing at a rapid pace, and a new $12 million Series A round of financing for a company entrenched in the space is a great sign for the industry as a whole. In fact, it only took the company Vulcun a total [...]
Redesigning and updating your website might be one of your goals for 2015, and it be better be mobile responsive. According to Pew Research, 63% of adult cell owners use their phones to go online, as of May 2013, and 34% of cell internet...Show More Summary
When the U.S. began providing army rations to help Ukraine's military, caseloads of them went on sale on Ukrainian websites, raising questions about the country's endemic corruption just as the West begins delivering billions of dollars in aid.
The editor of Arkansas Business has penned an open letter to Rick Bagley, the news director at KFSM, the CBS affiliate in Fort Smith, Ark. At issue: a lengthy piece on the station’s website raising questions about the qualificationsShow More Summary
Boston Globe reporter Wesley Lowery will join the Washington Post, where he’ll cover Congress and politics. While at Ohio University, Lowery, who is 23, tracked down the administrator info of a website raising funds for George Zimmerman’s defense, and … Read more
Advice website EveryoneIsGay.com is launching an online resource geared to helping parents of LGBT youth, and raising funds to help finance it. read more
.@thedailybeast & @howardkurtz have parted company…we wish him well — Tina Brown (@TheTinaBeast) May 2, 2013 Earlier: Howard Kurtz’s ties with Daily Download website raise questions (huffingtonpost.com)
Less than a week after the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three people and injured about 170, crowdfunding websites have already raised more than $2 million for victims of the attack. Critics caution that those who wish to donate may be better off doing so to more official organizations, like the recently-established One Fund. Show More Summary
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A petition has appeared on the Edinburgh City Council website raising the issue of religious observances in non-denominational schools in the city. Currently, all schools in Edinburgh (be they non-religious state schools or otherwise) are required to provide religious education as well as opportunities to participate in religious observances. Show More Summary
Bislr, a startup that's officially launching today, was built to solve one of the problems that CEO Michael Sharkey said that he himself faced in his past startups — the need to quickly build a website that integrates the different applications...Show More Summary
Cultural Exchange: The crowd-funding website raises money for the kinds of public initiatives that used to be the domain of government. About 30 projects are being done in London's Tottenham area alone. LONDON — In 2011, the London riots...Show More Summary
In going after mugshot sites, a plaintiff in Toledo is seeking to make the right of publicity extend to non-endorsement uses of people's images.
(CNN) - Conservative websites were abuzz Tuesday after one suggested it was ironic that the NAACP requested reporters covering a speech by Attorney General Eric Holder bring two forms of identification, a common practice at major events. Holder has spoken out - most recently in his speech at the convention on Tuesday - against state [...]
An online auction held by Ferrari on its Website raised more than ?1.8 million for the victims of the two major earthquakes that struck Northern Italy in the Emilia-Romagna region last May. The epicenter was between Finale Emilia and San Felice sul Panaro, which is approximately 22 miles north of Bologna.... via JustLuxe.com
The music news website PopDust announced Monday that it raised $4.5 million in financing to expand its original content and its celebrity-endorsed e-commerce store. New Enterprise Associates led the Series A round of financing. RRE Ventures,...Show More Summary