Tag Archives: Kickstarters

  • AirBolt: “The Truly Smart Travel Lock”

    AirBolt: “The Truly Smart Travel Lock”

    As anyone who’s ever done any air travel knows, security is not a high priority when it comes to checked luggage. Most of us just abide by the honor system, at least until somebody walks away with your luggage, but to take matters into your own hands you might want to consider the AirBolt, billed […]

  • Ario Smart Lamp Provides More Natural, Healthy Lighting

    Ario Smart Lamp Provides More Natural, Healthy Lighting

    The phrase “healthy lighting” doesn’t really make intuitive sense, at least not at first – what could be healthy (or unhealthy) about lighting? But actually, there are many out there who suggest that when we stopped living outside and in sync with the sun, our bodies lost the benefits of such a natural rhythm, but […]

  • Hudway Glass Heads-Up Display

    Hudway Glass Heads-Up Display

    As I am not the first to point out (nor is it my first time pointing it out), the days of us driving with nothing standing visually between our eyes and the road are seriously numbered. Heads-up displays will more than likely be the norm in the not-too-distant future, and one of the advance scouts in […]

  • Lumen: Flashlight Activated by Your Body Heat

    Lumen: Flashlight Activated by Your Body Heat

    Remember in The Matrix when the machines use human beings as batteries to power themselves? It turns out that technology is now here in the real world, albeit in a much more benign, small-scale version. It’s Lumen, a small-yet powerful flashlight that’s powered and activated by the heat your body naturally produces. All you do […]

  • Edge Dominoes: A Different Kind of Domino

    Edge Dominoes: A Different Kind of Domino

    Dominoes have been more or less the same for as long as I’ve been alive, and probably a good deal longer than that, with the only innovation being different materials and different colors, but with the basic design remaining intact. Now, the people at Fire Road have come up with an ingenious new approach to […]

  • BRNLY SlingPop Slingshot/Bottle Opener

    BRNLY SlingPop Slingshot/Bottle Opener

    Slingshots are, or at least they once were, a universal icon of childhood. Bottle openers, on the other hand, aren’t really popularly associated with children, especially in our post-twist-off-cap world. So it will take a special kind of person indeed to appreciate the BRNLY SlingPop combination slingshot/bottle opener. The BRNLY SlingPop is crafted from sturdy […]

  • Eora 3D: Precision 3D Scanning From Your Smartphone

    Eora 3D: Precision 3D Scanning From Your Smartphone

    In case even Back to the Future Day failed to convince you that we’re living in the future, the latest advancement in the scarily-futuristic field of 3D printing will probably do the rest. It’s the Eora 3D, a precision 3D scanner designed to work with your smartphone, giving you real creative power that fits in […]

  • Skybuds Wireless Earbuds Connect to Included Smartphone Case

    Skybuds Wireless Earbuds Connect to Included Smartphone Case

    If the biggest obstacle between wireless earbuds and the public’s embrace of them is everyone’s ability to imagine them getting lost extremely easily, the people behind Skybuds may have finally cracked it. These wireless earbuds come with a special phone case that the buds connect to for charging, essentially meaning you’ll never have any reason […]

  • Meater: “The First Truly Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer”

    Meater: “The First Truly Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer”

    If you’re looking for something to put in your kitchen that also has a hilarious name, Apption Labs have engineered the “first truly wireless smart meat thermometer” that probably fits the bill – it’s the Meater. Meater is a highly sensitive and accurate meat thermometer that packs all of its necessary electronic gizmos into its […]

  • The Pint: A Cup and a Bottle All in One

    The Pint: A Cup and a Bottle All in One

    It’s a cup, it’s a bottle, it’s … the Cottle! Just kidding.  It’s called the Pint, a new canteen from Stable Goods that can be quickly converted from one to the other, meaning you have one less thing to pack on your next outdoor excursion and twice as much functionality in one small item. The […]