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How crowds are making business dreams a reality

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You have a million dollar idea but where can you get the cash to realise your vision? - one way is to ask the crowd.

One crowd-funding website Kickstarter.com has just announced that from this autumn it will start supporting UK-based projects.

Sumi Das reports on some of its more unusual successes and how a kick-started project can become rocket-fuelled very quickly.

Follow the Click team on Twitter @BBCClick. And join the conversation on Google+ or Facebook.

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