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19 Crowdfunded Initiatives

From P2P Clothing Rental Services to Craigslist Photography Projects

— October 19, 2017 — Tech
These crowdfunded initiatives show the power of collective support when it comes to apps, art projects, social good campaigns, and branding efforts.

A social good campaign that's featured is Not Impossible Labs' accessible prosthetic limbs, which are offered through the facilitation of the collaborative efforts between creatives in the tech sphere. Another medically focused initiative is the 'Feverprints' app, which helps doctors to collect data on the sickness by allowing users to input information regarding their experiences.

For kombucha company Conscious Cultures, crowdsourcing has proven useful in helping it to rebrand its 'Barefoot Bucha' name, as it hosted a contest that gave fans the chance to suggest their own ideas. After going though the 500 entries that it received from the campaign, Conscious Cultures settled on the name 'Blue Ridge Bucha,' which references the mountains in the area that the beverages are produced.
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Livestreamed Traffic Apps
Livestreamed Traffic Apps
The Moovit Platform Offers Crowdsource Route Updates for Faster Travel
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Crowdsourced Phone Design Campaigns
Crowdsourced Phone Design Campaigns
ZTE is Asking Consumers to Build its Next Smartphone
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Photo-Based Weather Apps
Photo-Based Weather Apps
This App Helps Users Turn Local Weather Photos into Humorous Memes
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Crowdsourced Feedback Apps
Crowdsourced Feedback Apps
This App Helps You Contribute to the Betterment of Google Services
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Crowdsourced Fever Research Apps
Crowdsourced Fever Research Apps
The Feverprints App Helps Doctors Collect Fever Data
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Advisory Fashion Apps
Advisory Fashion Apps
The Styledotme App Helps You Crowdsource Style Tips From Experts
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Crowdsourced Rebranding Campaigns
Crowdsourced Rebranding Campaigns
Barefoot Bucha Used Fan Input to Rebrand as Blue Ridge Bucha
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Interactive Cinematic Experiences
Interactive Cinematic Experiences
'Late Shift' Lets the Theater's Audience Control the Narrative
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Crowdsourced Architecture Guides
Crowdsourced Architecture Guides
The Architectour Books Curate the Best Urban Architecture
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P2P Car-Charging Services
P2P Car-Charging Services
'Chargie' Connects Electric Vehicle Owners to Charging Stations
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Witty Text-Sourcing Apps
Witty Text-Sourcing Apps
The Nattr App Lets You Crowdsource Witty Responses to Texts
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Pigeon Pollution Campaigns
Pigeon Pollution Campaigns
Pigeon Air Patrol Used Backpack-Wearing Birds to Monitor Air Pollution
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Crowdsourced Trip Platforms
Crowdsourced Trip Platforms
FundMyTravels Helps Millennials Raise Money For Their Ideal Vacations
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Crowdsourced Drone Rental Services
Crowdsourced Drone Rental Services
The Droner Platform Easily Connects Customers to Drone Pilots
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Prosthetic-Building Kits
Prosthetic-Building Kits
These Prosthetics in a Box Make Replacement Limbs More Accessible
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Crowdsourced Cosmetic Products
Crowdsourced Cosmetic Products
BHüe Develops Products by Working Directly with Consumers
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Cheeky P2P Payment Campaigns
Cheeky P2P Payment Campaigns
Venmo's 'Blank Me' Campaign Celebrates "Venmo" as a Household Name
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P2P Clothing Rental Services
P2P Clothing Rental Services
'Boro' Lets People Borrow Apparel and Accessories from Other Locals
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Documented Craigslist Encounters
Documented Craigslist Encounters
This Photography Series Captures Subjects Who Answered Online Ads
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