Tag Archives: Kickstarters

  • Lifeclock One: An ‘Escape from New York’ Smartwatch

    Lifeclock One: An ‘Escape from New York’ Smartwatch

    Snake Plissken: International criminal, flew the Gullfire over Leningrad, president-rescuer-for-hire … style icon? No, the eye patch is not coming back this year, but we do have the next best thing in the form of Lifeclock One, an officially licensed smartwatch meticulously based on the countdown clock Snake wears in John Carpenter’s Escape from New […]

  • LIFT: A Stand and Case for Your MacBook Pro

    LIFT: A Stand and Case for Your MacBook Pro

    If you’re a MacBook Pro user, it’s possible that you’re interested in taking your computer to the next level, even when it comes to how you lug it around. With LIFT, you can, since it combines elements of a carrying case, bag, and stand, specifically designed for the MacBook and to “go beyond carrying” it. […]

  • Marquette Castings “Superior Cast Iron Skillets” Last for Life

    Marquette Castings “Superior Cast Iron Skillets” Last for Life

    The cast iron skillet has been around so long that it can be hard to imagine any improvements on its classic design. That’s exactly the kind of environment in which innovation often thrives, and so we have Marquette Castings and their “superior cast iron skillets” that purportedly carry a lifetime guarantee. Marquette Castings cast iron skillets are […]

  • Bonjour: “The World’s Smartest Alarm Clock” (Video)

    Bonjour: “The World’s Smartest Alarm Clock” (Video)

    I don’t know if any of the Iron Man movies show Tony Stark waking up in the morning, but if they did his alarm clock might be similar to Bonjour. It’s billed as “the world’s smartest alarm clock,” and it’s designed to serve as an artificially intelligent digital assistant in addition to its traditional morning […]

  • Auxilite Portable Headphone Adapter for Smartphones

    Auxilite Portable Headphone Adapter for Smartphones

    The iPhone 7, as you may have heard, shocked the world by not having its own designated headphone jack. There’s now a cottage industry of devices and gadgets to help mend that gaping wound, but one of the most versatile is the Auxilite, which acts as a two-way headphone adapter for any smartphone you might […]

  • Eclipse Universal Charger Gets Rid of Messy Cable Tangles

    Eclipse Universal Charger Gets Rid of Messy Cable Tangles

    If you have the average gamut of mobile and other electronic devices in your home, you are doubtlessly familiar with the dreaded charging cable tangle, an impenetrable mass of myriad cords, cables, wires, and plugs that is as stressful to look at as it is to deal with. Eclipse is a new universal USB charger that does […]

  • Shift: The Drone You Control With Your Thumb (Video)

    Shift: The Drone You Control With Your Thumb (Video)

    Drones are fun and all, but sometimes it seems like you need to be some kind of a technological wizard to use one. Shift is a new kind of drone designed to be controlled with just one hand—even more precisely, just your thumb.  And it’s so easy to use that it’s purported to be the […]

  • lttl: “The World’s Best Insulated Travel Mug”

    lttl: “The World’s Best Insulated Travel Mug”

    A good travel mug has its advantages: Sturdy, maintains temperature, free refills at 7-11, etc. But you can’t really sip out of it the way you can a traditional mug or cup, unless you have lttl, billed by its makers as “the world’s best insulated travel mug.” lttl works thanks to its innovative stopper, which […]

  • Henty CoPilot: Wrinkle-Free Travel Storage for Your Clothes

    Henty CoPilot: Wrinkle-Free Travel Storage for Your Clothes

    Travel season is nearly upon us, and with it will come another deluge of rumpled, wrinkly clothes, ensuring that none but the most charming Lotharios will ever get laid between Thanksgiving and Christmas. But what if it didn’t have to be that way? The Henty CoPilot offers a solution, engineered to provide wrinkle-free storage for […]

  • Boulon Blanc Transformable Table

    Boulon Blanc Transformable Table

    If you live in a small apartment and take most of your meals from a TV tray or counter top because you don’t have room for a proper dining room table, you can sometimes feel bad about yourself because of your furniture deficiencies. But if you can save a little bit of money and get […]