Posts Tagged ‘kickstarter.com’
 
 
 
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Crypteks
Crypteks
Crypteks

Buyer Beware: Crypteks’ USB Kickstarter Campaign Highlights the Perils of Crowd Funding

K
ickstarter is a great combination of the right service coming along at exactly the right moment. Crowd funding has been around for quite some time, but with the ever-increasing footprint the...
 
Apple
 
Nifty MiniDrive-1
Nifty MiniDrive-1
Nifty MiniDrive-1

Nifty MiniDrive: Hot Swappable Macbook Air Flash Storage

My Macbook Air's hard drive capacity, or to be more technical SSD capacity is sorely limited.  Limited to a paltry 128GB of storage, it means I'm always chasing my tail, deleting photos, movies, and other needless items - I lon...

 
Accessories
 
Spark Light Bulb Socket
Spark Light Bulb Socket
Spark Light Bulb Socket

Spark: an iPhone Controllable Light Bulb Socket (video)

WiFi connected light bulbs at one point we're neither here nor there.  Now, in the last few months we've seen two WiFi connected light bulbs emerge: the LIFX and the HUE from one of the world's biggest consumer electronics manu...
 
Clothing
 
Keysquare
Keysquare
Keysquare

KeySquare Replaces the Ugly Carabiner Keychain

Traipsing around with a carabiner attached to your pant's belt loop is a fashion faux pas.  Sure, it was acceptable in high school, but it's time to grow up and find a more suitable, more stylish utilitarian key chain. The Keys...

 
Offbeat
 
Ostrich Pillow-1
Ostrich Pillow-1
Ostrich Pillow-1

Ostrich Pillow Now on Sale (video)

Some of the world's most productive people are nappers.  Heck, even some of the US Presidents have been known for performing the daily ritual.  And odds are if your work allows it, or you're self employed, you're probably alrea...
 
LED
 
LIFX Lightbulb
LIFX Lightbulb
LIFX Lightbulb

LIFX Lightbulb: an iPhone Controllable LED Colored Light Bulb with Automation (video)

Not too long ago, the only way you could control your home's lighting, blinds, music and more, was to invest in an exceptionally expensive system from the likes of Creston.  However, in the last few years we've seen a variety o...

 
Autos
 
Boosted Boards
Boosted Boards
Boosted Boards

Boosted Boards: the World’s Lightest Electric Vehicle is a Skateboard (video)

There is no disputing the similarities between the Z-Board - which enjoyed Kickstarter fame earlier this year - and the just announced Boosted Boards. However, Boosted Boards' design is far more innocuous, and by that we mean t...
 
Cell Phones
 
Impossible Instant Lab
Impossible Instant Lab
Impossible Instant Lab

Impossible Instant Lab Converts iPhone Photos to Polaroids on the Fly

Printing your iPhone pics has long meant connecting to an Airprint compatible printer, or a router that boasts the capabilities.  Heck, we've never even printed anything directly from the iPhone so we can't attest to the experi...

 
Accessories
 
Steelie
Steelie
Steelie

STEELIE Magnetic Smartphone Car Stand (video)

We've long sought an iPhone car mount that is subtle, simple, and actually works.  Unfortunately, nothing has quite met our high standards.  That is until today. The STEELIE is simple magnetic ring that attaches to the back of ...
 
Cell Phones
 
Paparazzo Light
Paparazzo Light
Paparazzo Light

Paparazzo Light Adds 300 Lumens to the iPhone’s Flash

Anyone that owns an iPhone 4s knows that the camera, while exceptionally solid for a smartphone shooter, doesn't perform admirably well in low light scenarios.  If it did, we'd probably see photographers walking around with the...

 
Cell Phones
 
ChargeCard
ChargeCard
ChargeCard

The ChargeCard is an iPhone Cord for Your Wallet

If you own an iPhone then you know that there is never a time when you don't need that pesky Apple cable.  Needless to say, especially with iCloud in play, it's just a question of grabbing a quick charge, and for that there is ...
 
Cases
 
Flashr Case-2
Flashr Case-2
Flashr Case-2

FLASHr iPhone Case Glows When Your Phone Blows Up

If you didn't know the iPhone can intermittently flash its LED light when a call or incoming text is received. It's an option designed for those that are of the hard of hearing, but it can also be used by anyone that that has t...