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Kickstarter Campaigns: How Many Actually Succeed?

Nearly half fail: new infographic

(Newser) - Kickstarter is set up to help dreamers in need of dollars (and, of course, it also helps James Franco sell invisible art )—but how many campaigns actually succeed? A new infographic spotted by Mashable reveals that around 41% of Kickstarter campaigns fail. The infographic takes into account... More »

Dog B&B Digs Up $3.4M

Canine boarder market could be worth more than $6B

(Newser) - , the online alternative for dog-boarding, has picked up $3.4 million in funding, reports All Things D . Rover has been compared to Airbnb, although Rover's latest round of funding looks pretty tame in comparison to the $112 million Airbnb picked up last July. But with just... More »

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