crowd funding

Lawsuit: Crowd-Funded Skully Liked Lap Dances More than Helmets

The former book-keeper for Skully, the futuristic motorcycle helmet maker, filed a lawsuit this week claiming the company squandered $2.5 million on exotic cars and lap dances, casting doubt on Silicon Valley claims that crowd-funding would bury Wall Street.

Skully (Twitter)

Muslim Effort Raises $100k for San Bernardino Victims

On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Times called a $100,000 fundraising effort for the victims of the massacre in San Bernardino, “the most successful crowd-funding venture Muslim Americans have ever launched for the broader community.”

Muslim vigil (Patrick T. Fallon / AFP / Getty)