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BlueSmart wins with $2 million for smart luggage

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BlueSmart, a smart luggage company, just raised $2 million in funding. The majority of that money comes from an Indiegogo campaign that went 3860 percent over the BlueSamrt’s original goal of $50,000. Bluesmart is a technology company that develops Internet-connected travel products. With proprietary technology and designs the company creates unique physical products combined with software applications that help people travel better and ... Read More »

Crowdfunding Superstar of the Week: U-Wake

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Whether you have a long commute to work, or you’re driving back late at night from an event, being a little sleepy at the wheel has greater repercussions than you think. Driving while fatigued is the cause of 100,000 accidents per year, and has led to 1,550 deaths and 71,000 injuries. To apprehend this problem, the founders of U-Wake created ... Read More »

Fresh Monk Secures Series A funding for crowdfunded t-shirts

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Fresh Monk, an online custom t-shirt designing platform has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-Series A round of funding. The round was led by Singapore-based August Capital with participation from Mr. Michael Blakey of Cub Capital and other unnamed angel investors. Also as part of the investment, Alex Kumar, director at ACP, will join the Fresh Monk’s board. Freshmonk, ... Read More »

Hopscotch India raises $11 million for baby e-commerce

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Hopscotch, a Mumbai, India-based babycare and kids products e-tailer, just raised $11 million. The round was led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin and Velos Capital. Also as part of the funding Saverin will join Hopscotch’s board Founded in 2012, with the latest round of funding the company has raised $15 million to date. Looks like Hopscotch want to make its ... Read More »