Tag Archive for Design and Technology

How Crowd Funding Can Get You Money Online

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Clockwise from left: A view of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival (Getty Images); the "Pad Bracket" funded by Indiegogo.com; A project's funding at Kickstarter.com; Slava Rubin of Indiegogo.com (AP Photo).

Crowd Funding

Do you have a really great idea and a plan to create it but lack the funds to make it happen then crowd funding could be for you.

check out the article below to see how a film maker raised enough monety to finish his film and get in to the Sundance Film Festival in the USA

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2011/01/20/crowdfunding-how-websites-like-kickstarter-can-get-you-money-online.html

http://www.kickstarter.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crowd_funding

A similar idea is Crowd Sourcing

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crowdsourcing

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crowdsourcing_creative_work

http://www.freelancer.com.au/contest/

 

 

Carbon nano tubes used to filter water

 

Check out the links below to final out about the future of water filtration

 

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/13/us-usa-desalination-idUSBRE92C05720130313

http://designbuildsource.com.au/slashing-desalination-energy-requirements

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/13/us-usa-desalination-idUSBRE92C05720130313

Change the world one design at a time

This is the blog of Mr Morrison, a design and technology teacher and enthusiast. Design has the potential to solve many of the worlds social and environmental issues. This blog  documents projects I run in my classes and other interesting design related material.