Huffington Post: How the Crowd is Making People Invisible to Mosquitoes

RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Aug. 2, 2016 --In today’s era of rapid research and technological advancements, there is no shortage of profound health innovations that have the power to improve quality of life. Many people dedicate their lives to research and discovery, to finding solutions to both everyday and long term problems in the world. They spend hours, weeks, months and even years on trial and error. More often than you might think, scientists discover a life-changing...

News: Forbes: Kite Shield, How These Impact Investors Are Trying To Change The Way We Fight Mosquitos

Rowena Albanna, Chief Operating Officer at ieCrowd, is interviewed by MeiMei Fox from Forbes for Forbes dot com.

RIVERSIDE, Calif. - August 1, 2016 --Imagine a world in which you could protect yourself from irritating and potentially dangerous mosquito bites with a DEET-free, natural repellent that is truly effective.

Kite Shield, an Environmentally-friendly, DEET-free Mosquito Repellent Spray, Launches a Campaign on Indiegogo

Kite Products introduces second crowdfunding campaign in quest to offer healthier mosquito protection for people and the planet

Riverside, California- KiteTM Products today announced the launch of Kite Shield, an effective, eco-friendly, DEET-free mosquito repellent spray with a patent-pending formula that targets mosquitoes’ sensing receptors to create an invisible barrier on the skin. Kite Products aims to help people explore the world without fear of mosquitoes and will bring this innovative product to life with a Kite Shield Indiegogo InDemand...

NEA Collaborates with Cancer Prevention Institute of California to Advance the Development of Breath Analysis Technology

Today NEA made an exciting announcement - we have signed a collaboration agreement with the Cancer Prevention Institute of California (CPIC) to set the ground work needed to identify specific cancer biomarkers in exhaled breath.

NEA’s nanomaterial-based gas sensor can detect multiple analytes simultaneously, making it a good candidate to be used for noninvasive early disease detection with a clear understanding of exhaled breath disease biomarkers.  CPIC will apply its extensive research expertise and cancer knowledge to help identify potential...

ieCrowd Joins Indiegogo for "Drinks with Social Entrepreneurs"

ieCrowd CEO Amro Albanna recently joined Indiegogo for their Social Innovation Happy Hour - a networking event designed to talk about social innovation, which is at the heart of ieCrowd's mission.

Indiegogo Co-Founder Danae Ringelmann moderated a conversation among social innovators to address questions from attendees. Panelists included Mr. Albanna along with Lisa Curtis, Founder and CEO of Kuli Kuli, and  Tom Lambot, Head of Engineering at rLoop.

In their post about the event, Indiegogo says,...

Press Release: New Patent Granted for Novel Method to Fabricate Nanostructures Boosts Technology Portfolio of Nano Engineered Applications

Riverside, CA -- March 29, 2016 -- Nano Engineered Applications, Inc. (NEA), an ieCrowd company, today announced a patent for a method for fabricating nanostructures by galvanic displacement of segmented nanowires was granted to boost their technology portfolio. NEA commercializes patented and patent-pending sensor technologies based on nanomaterials that can detect airborne gases to the parts-per-billion level. The most recent patent furthers NEA's portfolio of technology that now includes multiple granted patents and pending applications.

The patented method uses a...

Press Release: ieCrowd Announces Additional Extension of its IPO Closing Date

RIVERSIDE, CA – October 27, 2015 – Innovation Economy Corporation (“ieCrowdTM”), a life and health innovation commercialization company currently conducting its initial public offering (its “IPO”), today announced plans to extend the closing date of its IPO from October 30, 2015 to November 30, 2015. ieCrowd will be making filings with the SEC in due course in order to effectuate the extension. ieCrowd is extending the closing date in order to seek additional...