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Innovating How We Get Around: Lit Motors

It’s no secret, two wheels are more efficient than four. But when you consider stability and safety, four wheels win every time. That was until …

Deal with Dog Attacks

<b>Pre-Run</b><br>“Always tell someone you are heading out, and bring your phone,” says Wanda Filer, M.D., of the American Academy of Family Physicians. In the event of an incident, you can use your phone to call for help or record information from the owner—if there is one—about the dog’s name, its …

What are some mind-blowing facts about Tesla Motors?

• Tesla Motors is the second oldest publicly listed American Automaker (behind Ford)<br>• Tesla Motors’ stock is the third most shorted on American stock …

Tesla

Kubica says gathering experience more important than rally wins

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Robert Kubica says the experience he is gaining of gravel rallying is far more important …

Motorsport

A guide to crowdfunding: Q&A roundup

Simon Deane Johns is a solicitor at Keystone Law<p><b>What are the benefits of crowdfunding?</b> Crowdfunding [funding a project or venture by raising many …

Attack of the Kickstarter Clones: Crowdfunding Reaches Its Tipping Point

Kickstarter is doing well. Project creators have launched 38,000 successful undertakings for $441 million in pledges since its launch four years ago. …

Healthfundr launches equity-based crowdfunding for health startups

Healthfundr launched today at the intersection of some of the hottest trends in the tech world.<p>Healthfundr is an equity-based crowdfunding platform for health startups. The site provides accredited investors with opportunities to invest in a selection of curated companies working on digital health, …

The Ten Commandments Of Crowdfunding

<i>By Bryan Sullivan and Stephen Ma, attorneys with Early Sullivan Wright Gizer & McRae, an entertainment and business law firm in Los Angeles.</i><p>With the success of the Veronica Mars and Garden State-sequel Kickstarter campaigns, it appears that the crowdfunding business model has made its way to …

Crowdfunding helps community projects bridge cash shortfall

Glyncoch is a small village near Pontypridd in south Wales. The economic tides of the mining industry are still receding; deprivation is rife.<p>Nearby, …

Whitehouse Hosts "Champions of Change," Event for Pioneers of Crowdfunding

Senior Member<p>Join DateJul 2012Posts359<p>Well, even though the SEC hasn't gotten the ball rolling on crowdfunding yet, the Whitehouse seems to be …

Head to head: is crowdfunding the way forward for councils?

Local authorities are using innovative measures to raise money. One such approach is crowdfunding, which involves inviting members of the community …

Crowdfunding is disruptive.

The (absurdly named) JOBS (aka Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act hasn't really been phased in yet, but when it is it's going to become a lot …

The 50 Sexiest Cars Of The Past 100 Years

Curving lines, powerful engines, and outrageous luxury can draw people in just as much as a pretty face.<p>That's why we've assembled this list of the 50 sexiest cars of the past century.<p>We've got American muscle, Italian speed, and British luxury. We even have Swedish power.<p>Some of these cars were …

Sports Cars

DIY

I'd Hang It: Poster Of Famous Cars From Popular Culture

Note: Larger version HERE so you can't blame not being able to name them all on not being able to see them.<p>This is Star Cars, a poster of 77 famous …

GOOD on Kickstarter

Villa Can Mar

Ibiza is on my top 5 list of places to visit. I would lose my sh*t if I was able to visit and stay in a villa like this. <i>Villa Can Mar is the absolute</i> …

31 Picturesque Romantic Places to Draw Inspiration From

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>7 |<p>8 |<p>Picturesque experiences such as the former, offered by the likes of Pearl Farm Resort of the Philippines and the Banyan Tree …

Seth's Blog

Why prefer Coke over Pepsi or GE over Samsung or Ford over Chevy?<p>In markets that aren't natural monopolies or where there are clear, agreed-upon …

This Is The Last Day To Enter Our Design Awards!

Now accepting entries. All finalists will appear in our October 2013 design issue.<p>Last year, Co.Design and Fast Company inaugurated the Innovation By Design Awards, a celebration of the year’s most inspiring design work. And now, I’m happy to tell you, it’s back! We’ll be accepting entries until …

Product Design

6 best phonics apps for iPad: teach kids to read, write and spell

Phonics is the primary way in which children learn basic literacy at schools in England and Wales. Phonics is all about the sounds that each letter, …

Apps

Backed Or Whacked: Get Together With The Band

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research and blogs at Techspressive. Each column will look at crowdfunded products that have either met or missed their funding goals. Follow him on Twitter @rossrubin.</i><p>Last week, Backed or Whacked look at a trio of wristbands that can hold a …