How Facebook Games earn money Product placement Balloons: SimCity Social (EA) Cars: 2 Toyota Priuses White one in the middle: Some Dove thingie Magnum sign & big Cornetto: Do I have to tell you?! On the Table: Samsung Galaxy S3
How Facebook Games earn money Charge you directly of course
WTF is Kickstarter? Someone makes a project You help fund it They do the project When it’s done, they give you stuff and thanks you
Why is it so good? KS is FULL of creative projects!!!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/impossible/impossible-instant-lab-turn-iphone-images-into-rea?ref=home_popular
Like what? Boosted Boards: Electric Skateboardshttp://www.kickstarter.com/projects/170315130/boosted-boards-the-worlds-lightest-electric-vehicl?ref=discover_pop
Like what? HEARTSAT: Launch a Satellite Balloonhttp://www.kickstarter.com/projects/145704440/heartsat-a-scientifically-rewarding-journey-to-nea
Like what? Galago: Prototyping Boardhttp://www.kickstarter.com/projects/kuy/galago-make-things-better
Like what? Heck, even a game console: OUYAhttp://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ouya/ouya-a-new-kind-of-video-game-console
So why is it related to this session? Because they offer goodies too! For example, that OUYA…$99 = $140 = LIMITED EDITION!
And how I wasted money… HEARTSAT allows messages to be posted on the flight vehicle. I chipped in and told them to write this:
Why KS for me? I want to help indie rather than established businessmen I feel exclusive when I get certain rewards I’m so artsy and indy – I don’t want common market items. I want PROTOTYPES or LIMITED EDITION. KS projects are REALLY creative!
Now, the thing you use to pay orMETHODS OFPAYMENT
Just one credit card! PayPal doesn’t even require an account. Any credit card will work. And that’s your money, gone.
No credit? No problem! Some banks support “online cards” Do this from e-banking in minutes. Done? Now, go shopping.