Tag Archive: Kickstarter


The Tao WellShell Measures Your Isometric Fitness Strength, With Your iPhone’s Help [Kickstarter]

The Tao WellShell is probably unlike any iOS-connected fitness device you’ve ever encountered. It doesn’t simply track steps, or heart rate, or weight, or any of the other standard metrics tracked in dozens of other connected fitness devices. Instead, this…Read more ›

SITU Is A Smart Food Scale That Talks To Your iPad [Kickstarter]

Today marks the launch of an intriguing new Kickstarter project. Created by former Apple employee Michael Grothaus, SITU is a simple, attractive Bluetooth food scale which talks to your iPad. By showing you the exact nutrition content of any food…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Kickstarter Products Galore at Macworld, Thanks To Online Store [Macworld 2014]

SAN FRANCISCO — Right in the middle of the Macworld show floor, there’s a circle of 12 tables. They’re showing off a range of cool gadgets, like a combination battery/wall charger and a clever foldable iPhone stand. The dozen products…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Ember LED Case Is A Portable Lamp For iPhone Night Photography [Kickstarter]

Want to take good night photos using your iPhone, but find that the device’s in-built flash — consisting of a couple of LEDs — doesn’t result in the kind of pictures you want? If so, you may be interested in…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Neil Young’s iPod-Killer Has Already Made $2.5 Million On Kickstarter

  In a plot ripped straight from 2005, Neil Young announced this week that he’s taking on the iPod with his new high-def audio music player, the Pono. We had a good laugh talking about the Pono on this week’s…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Kickstarter Project Aims To Make iRing A Reality

Topeka Capital Markets’ report that, by now, we’d all be using finger rings to control our Apple televisions may have added up to precisely nothing (even being mocked by Tim Cook) — but one company is trying to make the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Kickstarter Pledges Pass The $1Bn Milestone

Kickstarter, the crowdfunding platform for creative projects, hit a major milestone today, when it officially racked up $ 1 billion in pledges. According to the company’s statistics page, its $ 1 billion in total funds represents $ 859 million backing successful projects —…Read more ›    [Read More…]

MikroDok Is A Minimalist Dock For Your Lightning Charger [Kickstarter]

A new Kickstarter project is aiming to build minimal charging docks designed to hold Apple’s 8-pin Lightning Cable. The underside of each “MikroDok” features a Mikro-suction adhesive backing, which allows the doc to be securely positioned and also moved multiple…Read more ›    [Read More…]

MikroDot Is A Minimalist Charging Dock For Your Lightning Cable [Kickstarter]

A new Kickstarter project is aiming to build minimal charging docks designed to hold Apple’s 8-pin Lightning Cable. The underside of each “MikroDok” features a Mikro-suction adhesive backing, which allows the doc to be securely positioned and also moved multiple…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Steve Wozniak Backs Kickstarter Kit Computer

Would Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs have created the Apple I as a Kickstarter project had they been born in, say, 1985 and 1990 rather than 1950 and 1955? Certainly Apple co-founder Wozniak has clearly always seen a bit of…Read more ›    [Read More…]