Tag Archives: Kickstarters

  • Polygons: Modular, All-in-One Measuring Spoons

    Polygons: Modular, All-in-One Measuring Spoons

    You may not have even known that the “measuring spoon of the future” was an actual concept, but it is indeed, and not only that, you don’t have to wait until the future arrives to acquire one. They’re called Polygons, and they pack a full range of measuring spoons into one flat object roughly the […]

  • Fend: “The Collapsible Bike Helmet”

    Fend: “The Collapsible Bike Helmet”

    It’s not generally a good sign if your bicycle helmet has collapsed, but with Fend, it’s all part of the plan. That’s because Fend is a collapsible bike helmet that can fold down accordion-style into a compact package about a third of its full size when you’re not wearing it, making it much easier to […]

  • AER: Throw Your GoPro Like a Football

    AER: Throw Your GoPro Like a Football

    If you’re a GoPro user, it may have occurred to you that you could possibly get some pretty memorable footage by just chucking your camera through the air. That’s obviously not a very good idea, though, since your camera could be damaged and the footage probably wouldn’t be usable anyway.  But with the AER, both […]

  • Mark II Everlasting Mechanical Pencil

    Mark II Everlasting Mechanical Pencil

    Mechanical pencils are considered a basic upgrade over the standard pencil by many, but they can still break down over time, particularly when they’re made out of cheap plastic as they so often are. Enter Nicholas Hemingway, who brought new life to the mechanical pencil game with the Mark I, and is now back with […]

  • AP40 Retro Controller Pays Tribute to Apple’s 40th Anniversary

    AP40 Retro Controller Pays Tribute to Apple’s 40th Anniversary

    The worlds of retro gaming and Apple computers intersect with a new retro-style video game controller that makes a clear visual tribute to the early days of the Apple brand. It’s the AP40 from 8bitdo, a Bluetooth controller that’s compatible with Macs, PCs, and iOS or Android mobile devices, but that’s not the only thing […]

  • The Cyclone: A Working Block-Based Roller Coaster Kit

    The Cyclone: A Working Block-Based Roller Coaster Kit

    If you’ve always dreamed of building your own old-fashioned roller coaster but lack the expensive contracts and high-level investors necessary for such a project, the people at CoasterDynamix have come up with a relatively inexpensive solution, known by the old-but-good moniker of The Cyclone. The Cyclone is a DIY model roller coaster kit that’s compatible […]

  • Dango Tactical Wallet: “Redefining the Wallet”

    Dango Tactical Wallet: “Redefining the Wallet”

    Generally if you want to win a fight with a wallet, the process simply involves taking all your cash and credit cards out, handing them over to your assailant, and hoping for the best. But the Dango Tactical Wallet offers a more direct approach, with a multi-tool that also has a lot of non-violent applications. […]

  • Fidget Cube: A Desktop Toy to Improve Focus

    Fidget Cube: A Desktop Toy to Improve Focus

    Fidgeting is an unavoidable habit for some of us, which raises the question not of whether or not to fidget, but rather what we’re going to fidget with.  Pens, balled up pieces of paper, and anything else that might be at hand are usually fair game, but the Fidget Cube is a desktop toy specifically for […]

  • MSTR KEY: 20-in-1 Multi-Tool Keytool

    MSTR KEY: 20-in-1 Multi-Tool Keytool

    Many EDC devotees out there don’t mind carrying all manner of gadgetry on their key rings, but to regular people it can begin to seem like more trouble than its worth. But there’s a new player in the EDC game on Kickstarter, and it fits a wealth of functions into tools that look, feel and […]

  • Ti Arto: Pen Works With More Than 200 Kinds of Refills

    Ti Arto: Pen Works With More Than 200 Kinds of Refills

    If you’re serious about your pen usage, it may have occurred to you that a pen that can accept a plethora of different types of refills would be a useful one to you. And if you’ve dabbled in the field of multi-refill pens in the past, you may have found yourself frustrated by the phenomenon […]