New York Times Tech Workers Unionize

Tech workers at The New York Times have formed a union, part of an ongoing trend within the tech industry.

Workers at Medium Are Forming the Newest Tech Union

Workers at Medium are the latest group of tech employees that have decided to unionize, in an industry where the concept was once foreign.

Kickstarter Employees Unionize In Groundbreaking Decision

In a statement on the company’s blog, CEO Aziz Hasan voiced cautious support. Hasan’s tone is not surprising giving how much Kickstarter opposed the bid, even firing two employees who were organizing such efforts, although the company denies the firings were related.

Kickstarter Launches Recommendations To Help Projects Find the Right People

Kickstarter just announced the launch of a new Recommendations feature, which should help projects get in front of the right people (or at least some of them). As the company notes, there are thousands of campaigns at any given time,…

Kickstarter Launches ‘Projects We Love’ Badge

There are a ton of projects launched on Kickstarter all the time, and now, the crowdfunding platform has a new way to highlight stand-out projects. On Tuesday, Kickstarter announced the “Projects We Love” badge, which it considers a simple way…

Kickstarter Finally Comes to Android

It’s hard to believe, but Kickstarter hasn’t had an Android app until now. They launched an iOS app about three years ago, but despite having a much larger share of the smartphone market, Android has once again been an afterthought.…

Should Entrepreneurs Seek Crowdfunding?

A lot of entrepreneurs in todays landscape must decide whether or not to go the crowdfunding route. If you ask multi-billionaire Richard Branson, you’re probably best off at least considering it. Branson has been an investor in popular crowdfunding platform…

Yelp Documentary ‘Billion Dollar Bully’ Reaches Funding Goal

Last week, a Kickstarter campaign kicked off to raise money for a documentary called Billion Dollar Bully, which delves into accusations about Yelp’s business practices that have haunted the company for years. Businesses often claim that Yelp salespeople call them…

Exploding Kittens Breaks Records For Crowdfunding

Exploding Kittens closed down their crowdfunding site on Kickstarter Thursday. The old-school card game began their month long crowdfunding drive with a goal of $10,000 to produce 500 card decks. However, the premise of Exploding Kittens was so incredibly popular…

Exploding Kittens Most Successful Games Kickstarter Ever

Exploding Kittens is an analog card game for 2-5 players. It is also incredibly highly aniticipated. Exploding Kittens closed down its crowd funding window last night, earning a historic total of $8.78 million from a record-breaking total of 219,382 backers.…