Report: Minnesota has the third most Kickstarter-funded tech startups



By Alexis Kleinman, Huffington Post

“Sure, the tech sectors in California and New York are bustling. But would you expect Minnesota have the third most Kickstarter-funded tech startups?

According to a trio of researchers from the University of Toronto, that’s the case. Ajay Agrawal, Christian Catalini, and Avi Goldfarb explored crowdfunding’s increasing popularity in a paper published this month. The most fascinating item from their work is a map of Americans’ preferences on the sorts of Kickstarter projects they fund, state by state.”

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