News tagged ‘kickstarter’
Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014
One of the most unlikely Kickstarter campaigns has turned into a huge success story as thousands of people back Zack 'Danger' Brown in his goal to make potato salad. While his initial funding goal was set at a modest $10, Brown has now racked up US$29,384 in funding with 25 days left to go.
Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014
The Reading Rainbow Kickstarter campaign is now the most-backed campaign ever. It aims to bring Reading Rainbow to as many children as possible, and encourage them to start reading. It has even managed to get the other top four Kickstarter campaigns (Pebble, OUYA, Pono and Veronica Mars) to help with its mission.
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Pebble has just announced a premium version of its smartwatch -- the Pebble Steel. Like its name suggests, the Pebble Steel will feature a machine milled stainless steel case, while the watch's face will be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Notch, Quebee, Avid Union, and Proscenium have announced that they will be launching their latest mobile accessory and wearable computing products on Kickstarter at the end of this month.
Thursday, 26 Dec 2013
Grippity is a 7-inch Android tablet that is aimed at redefining how we navigate touch screen interfaces.
Thursday, 5 Dec 2013
The company looking to bring wireless connectivity to your home speakers, Rocki, is experiencing a very successful start to their Kickstarter campaign. Not content to rest on its laurels, the company has announced a new product that has the same same connectivity features as the Play, but features digital audio connectivity too.
Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013
Have some old speakers lying around the house? The Kickstarter project, Rocki, will give your old speakers a new lease of life by turning them into wireless speakers.
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012
Ouya, a US-based startup, plans to take its Android-based gaming console to Kickstarter for funding. It plans to rejuvenate the TV gaming console scene by pricing its system cheap, which will cost less than $100, and offer interested developers a truly open-source platform to showcase their wares!
Thursday, 12 Apr 2012
There has been a couple of smart watches that sync with your smartphone, but they've all missed something out - they're not iPhone compatible. But that mistake is about to be rectified with the introduction of the Pebble, a Kickstarter campaign that gathered US$500,000 in a single day.
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011
Got a business idea that no one will listen to? Easy. Put it up on Kickstarter.com, and you may be able to tap into part of the US$100 million pledged for projects big and small.