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How To Avoid Backing Bad Crowdfunding Projects

How To Avoid Backing Bad Crowdfunding Projects

Kickstarter and Indiegogo are home to some of the most innovative tech ideas around, and there’s plenty of choices if you’re looking to invest in something cool, useful, or cutting-edge. Just before you part with your hard-earned cash, though, we’ve got some warning signs and red flags to help you…

3D Headphones Startup Shutters, Leaving Backers Empty-Handed And Hundreds Of Dollars Poorer

3D Headphones Startup Shutters, Leaving Backers Empty-Handed And Hundreds Of Dollars Poorer

Ossic, the company developing the Ossic X over-ear headphones designed primarily for virtual reality headsets, has ceased production after failing to deliver pre-orders to crowdfunding backers and is shutting down “effective immediately.” While Ossic blames lack of demand for its niche product (in addition to manufacturing difficulties), the company sure…