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Perry Chen / Kickstarter Blog:
Introducing the Kickstarter App for iPhone and iPod Touch   —  We're excited to announce that the first official Kickstarter app launched in the iTunes Store this morning!  It's available for iPhone and iPod Touch, it's free, and you can download it here.  —  The app is a whole new way to experience Kickstarter.
Feb 14, 2013, 11:15 AMIn context
Kickstarter Blog:
The Year of the Game   —  Last week, Reaper Miniature Bones and Planetary Annihilation became the 10th and 11th Kickstarter projects to cross $1 million in funding.  Both projects belong to the Games category.  In fact, seven of the eleven projects that have crossed $1 million this year are games, and an eighth is a comic about a game.
Sep 6, 2012, 3:35 PMIn context
Perry Chen / Kickstarter Blog:
Accountability on Kickstarter   —  Yesterday, NPR's “All Things Considered” asked, “When a Kickstarter campaign fails, does anyone get their money back?”  The story questioned what would happen if a Kickstarter project failed to follow through on its promises.
Sep 4, 2012, 4:30 PMIn context
Yancey Strickler / Kickstarter Blog:
24 Hours   —  There are crazy days and then there are days like yesterday.  Kickstarter has experienced some frantic hours but nothing like what happened in the 24-hour span between Wednesday at 6:54pm and Thursday at 6:44pm.  Two million-dollar projects, a major political speech involving Kickstarter …
Feb 10, 2012, 8:50 PMIn context
Yancey Strickler / Kickstarter Blog:
One Million Backers   —  Last week a woman named Rachel Perrie pledged to a film project called Cargo.  At that moment she became the millionth person to have ever backed a Kickstarter project.  —  Rachel backed the film because she knew the creator.  People often support people they know on Kickstarter.
Oct 11, 2011, 3:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
From Marine Corps general to Microsoft VP  —  Microsoft's new VP for military affairs aims to expand the company's already broad slate of support programs for veterans.
HP:
To Handle the Big Data Deluge, HP Plots a Giant Leap Forward  —  In 1965, Gordon E. Moore published the now-famous prediction that computer processors would double in power every two years.
VMware:
Why Your Organization Needs a Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery Plan  —  Businesses know they need to back up their data, their workloads and their applications in the event that disaster strikes.
Zoho:
Customer Spotlight: How One Company Went from No CRM to Zoho CRM Power Users  —  “We had evolved our CRM from spreadsheets, to Goldmine CRM and finally to ACT CRM, but we knew we needed to move to a native cloud-based CRM”
Syncano:
Signs You Invest in a Backend as a Service  —  When you're trying to build applications quickly and efficiently, your team needs to focus on things like growth, innovation, and rapid development.