Posts Tagged: "kickstarter"


FlyPedals Make Your Clipless Pedal Platforms With A Click


“Clipless” pedals, so in quotes because they do actually feature clips, are great for long-range cycling. They keep your feet attached to the pedal and transfer more energy to your bike. They really make a difference. Unfortunately, you also need cleats to click in and use them in the first...


Buildies Are Giant Cardboard Legos For Building Forts


It’s a common concern that kids these days aren’t learning enough about engineering. Which admittedly is something of an odd concern, but nonetheless a valid one. Brian Lilly, however, decided to do something about it by creating Buildies, the first toy fort that has structural integrity. Build It Up Buildies...

SAM:  Smart Home Technology

The SAM Plug and Strip Makes Your Home Smart


Turn your house into a smart home with the SAMĀ (Save, Automate, Monitor) plug and strip that allows you to control various aspects of your home via your smartphone. Consisting of either an electrical outlet plug or strip, the two devices feature integrated sensors that sense your home’s environment. Both have...


The Nomad CNC Puts Precision Milling On Your Desktop


CNC milling has changed much of how we approach design and manufacturing products. Using computers to precisely control machine tools, and usable on materials ranging from wax and wood to brass and aluminum, pretty much any product you own at this point has had parts or prototypes milled on a...


Anova Precision Cooker 2.0 Gets It Right Every Time


You’ve probably heard a lot about “sous vide” cooking in recent years. Essentially, it involves sealing food in a bag and cooking it by circulating hot water evenly across the contents. It’s a technique that gets stunning results, but it’s hard to do without a professional machine. Well, until now....


ColdCan Keeps Your Drink Cold With SCIENCE!


It’s one of the many little annoyances that, if science can’t cure cancer, you’d think would be solved by now: Namely, your canned drink getting warm. And yet we still have the cheap foam, awkwardly named “koozies” for our canned beverages. Needless to say, there’s a Kickstarter that will not...