Media Coverage

News: ieCrowd on Bloomberg Radio for Bloomberg Market Minute

RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Sept. 5, 2015 --A good idea is usually the way a new product gets a start, but building on a good idea takes money often a roadblock to innovation.   ieCrowd commercializes innovations developed by research institutions and universities around the world. The focus is on innovations in health, life and wellness. One of the five innovations currently in their development is a...

News: "High Tech Hope for Repelling Mosquitoes" - New York Times on Kite

A native Alaskan with a long history of dealing with mosquitoes, New York Times “Wired Well”  reporter Jennifer Jolly featured Kite in her column exploring the global impact of mosquitoes and how people deal with them. The stakes are high. So far, 40 states have recorded cases of West Nile virus. According to the World Health Organization, mosquitoes remain the deadliest animal on the planet,...

News: Seeking Alpha: "Innovation Economy Corp.: A Unique Opportunity With Huge Upside"

ieCrowd was featured in an article published online July 15, 2015 by Seeking Alpha. ieCrowd's business model is very unique. The company basically finds innovations that exist as a subset of a larger business that is not currently commercialized. In exchange for capital and resource investments in the idea or innovation, ieCrowd takes an ownership share. The company currently has 5 business in...

News: The Press Enterprise: "TECH: Riverside's ieCrowd in the midst of initial public offering"

ieCrowd's IPO was featured in an article in the The Press Enterprise published online July 10, 2015 (Updated: July 13, 2015) and in the print edition July 11. Riverside-based Innovation Economy Corp., which develops university-researched wellness items such as a mosquito-repellent patch that originated at UC Riverside, is in the final month of an initial public offering aimed at raising up to $20...

News: "Using Crowd Financing to Fuel Scientific Breakthroughs" on KPCC Radio

ieCrowd’s CEO Amro Albanna and UC San Diego's Dave Gibbons sat down this week with Tess Vigeland of KPCC radio's "Take Two" for a conversation about unlocking the potential of untapped innovations and our planned IPO. Listen to and share the interview. Via KPCC: Each year, billions of tax payer dollars are funneled into universities for scientific research projects. But while some scientific...

News: The Press Enterprise: "Robots, High Tech Help for Humans"

Nano Engineered Applications was featured in a post by The Press Enterprise. Nosang Myung, a chemical and environmental engineering professor at UC Riverside, also doesn’t have a name for the robot he is developing in partnership with Nano Engineered Applications. Myung said the robotic rover, about the size of a human hand, is designed to roll across the ground on wheels and sniff for the...