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Crowdfunding, which boosted the Pebble smartwatch and the Oculus Rift virtual reality system, is now becoming a trend in the hotel space.
The online money-raising craze is now becoming a trend in the hotel hospitality industry.
While high-tech & community ventures dominate crowdfunding-related headlines, harder areas of investment, like real estate are also finding success.
Thanks to advances in data technology, more traditional banks may partner with peer-to-peer lenders, making it easier to get an online loan.
Jilliene Helman, founder & CEO at RealtyMogul.com, explains why crowdfunding in the real estate market is absolutely catching on.
Arthur Naoumidis, CEO of Australia's DomaCom, introduces the crowdfunding platform's "fractional property investment" model.
Jack Conte, Patreon co-founder & CEO, discusses how he is disrupting the music industry by allowing creative talent to earn revenue from fans on an ongoing basis.
Catmosphere, Sydney's first space-themed cat café, was launched in July after its co-founders raised $29,200 on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor checks out the "purr-fect" combination of enjoying a cup of coffee while cuddling up to furry felines at Sydney's first cat cafe.
Michael Treskow, principal at venture capital firm Accel Partners, explains the factors behind the popularity of peer-to-peer lenders such as FundingCircle.
Anastasia Emmanuel, director of European technology and design at Indiegogo, explains why there's incredible appetite for crowd-funding in the market.
The potential of crowdfunding is limitless, but only if you get your basics right.
Stephanie Arrowsmith, manager of Global Partnerships at StartSomeGood.com, discusses how crowdfunding can be used to spearhead social change.
Dan Marom, co-author of 'The Crowdfunding Revolution', says emerging markets such as China and India, are the next frontiers for crowdfunding.
Tania Burstin, CEO of crowdfunding platform mycause, discusses the key factors that are necessary for a successful crowdfunding project.
Three Ex-Googlers Create a $30 PC called the Remix Mini.
The European Union's financial services commissioner on Saturday urged the need to wean firms off being too reliant on traditional bank money.
Craft beer brewery Brewdog will start producing beer at a U.S. site, after announcing a £6 million ($9.17 million) mini-bond sale.
British tennis ace Andy Murray has invested in three start-ups, including a virtual reality company, on equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs.
Fifty percent of small businesses didn't receive any financing they applied for in the first half of 2014, according to a survey.
CNBC's Kate Rogers on reports that a Lyft executive may have been involved in an Uber data breach revealed earlier in the year.
The president held a Summit at the White House to address challenges around America's evolving definition of work.
Crowdfunding is becoming a growing trend in the hotel hospitality space.