The CrowdCrowd Episode 12

on Friday, Aug. 23rd

The latest episode of our weekly podcast about crowdfunding and crowdsourcing is now ready for you listening pleasure.

Joining host Noah Nelson this week are panelists Gabe Diani & Etta Devine (Diani and Devine), Jonathan Portisky (The Candler Blog), Tom R. Pike, and "Outreach Nerd" Cindy Marie Jenkins.

This week: some controvesy breaks out over Spike Lee's completed Kickstarter, and a few new platforms emerge. Then our weekly picks for projects worthy of your help: the #LatteFund. Also: Noah may or may not do his Chewbacca impression.

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Read the show notes after the jump.

Show Notes

Segment One: What's a REAL Success Anyway? Notes on the backlash to Spike Lee's Kickstarter.

Why Spike Lee's Kickstarter Campaign is Not the Success You Think It Is-The Bitter Script Reader

Veronica Mars vs. Other Film Kickstarters– Mars Investigations

Segment Two: New Platforms, New Civilizations

Cause Crowdfunder Razoo Opens Up to Indivduals– Noah Nelson, Turnstyle News

Jumpstarting the Next Age of Entrepreneurs-Noah Nelson, Turnstyle News




Stack Exchange's Ask Patents

(some context for that from Joel Spolsky)

The #LatteFund

Each member of the Crowd chooses a project they think is worthy of your attention

Noah – Dogtown Redemption

Jon – Standing in the Stars : The Peter Mayhew Story.

Etta –The Phantom Tollbooth Beyond Expectations

Gabe – Books: A Documentary Take 2

Cindy – The Stories We Tell

Tom – An 8th Century Painting Needs Restoration

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