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Kickstarter's lasting effect on consumer tech is on full display at CES 2018

KICKSTARTER'S LASTING EFFECT ON CONSUMER TECH IS ON FULL DISPLAY AT CES 2018

While Kickstarter itself has been around for almost a decade, 2018 is shaping up to be its breakout year at CES. This is the first...

Indiegogo stops by DT's booth at CES to show off some cool crowdfunding projects

INDIEGOGO STOPS BY DT'S BOOTH AT CES TO SHOW OFF SOME COOL CROWDFUNDING PROJECTS

Indiegogo stopped by the DT CES booth to detail their efforts on moving beyond crowdfunding, and show off a few cool crowdfunded gadgets,...

 
 
 
From a brief appearance on Netflix to $1.1 million in crowdfunding, this 'ultimate travel bag' has become a favorite item of the world's most famous minimalists

FROM A BRIEF APPEARANCE ON NETFLIX TO $1.1 MILLION IN CROWDFUNDING, THIS 'ULTIMATE TRAVEL BAG' HAS BECOME A FAVORITE ITEM OF THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS MINIMALISTS

The Pakt One travel bag made a brief appearance in the popular Netflix doc "Minimalism." At first only 300 bags were made by Malcolm...

Awesome tech you can't buy yet: Tiny selfie drones, smart toilet seats, and more

AWESOME TECH YOU CAN'T BUY YET: TINY SELFIE DRONES, SMART TOILET SEATS, AND MORE

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this...

 
 
 
Awesome tech you can't buy yet: Folding helmets and emojis for your carna

AWESOME TECH YOU CAN'T BUY YET: FOLDING HELMETS AND EMOJIS FOR YOUR CARNA

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this...

The most crowdfunded luxury watch company ever is running a rare sale right now

THE MOST CROWDFUNDED LUXURY WATCH COMPANY EVER IS RUNNING A RARE SALE RIGHT NOW

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
The 13 best gifts that got their start on Indiegogo

THE 13 BEST GIFTS THAT GOT THEIR START ON INDIEGOGO

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Crowdfunded Sondors EV Debuts In LA With A $10,000 Price As An Elio Alternative

CROWDFUNDED SONDORS EV DEBUTS IN LA WITH A $10,000 PRICE AS AN ELIO ALTERNATIVE

Electric car startups are going all-in with their latest products, with the latest one to grace our screens - for now - being the Sondors...

 
 
 
Awesome tech you can't buy yet: Heated coats, folding ebikes, and more

AWESOME TECH YOU CAN'T BUY YET: HEATED COATS, FOLDING EBIKES, AND MORE

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this...

‘Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return' Gets a Second Season Order at Netflix

‘MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000: THE RETURN' GETS A SECOND SEASON ORDER AT NETFLIX

It was a bit of a miracle that the cult favorite movie mocking series Mystery Science Theater 3000 ended up finding a new home at Netflix...

 
 
 
Cards Against Humanity's Black Friday Stunt Is To Quit Making Cards Against Humanity

CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY'S BLACK FRIDAY STUNT IS TO QUIT MAKING CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY

One of the weirdest card games out there is called Cards Against Humanity. The irreverent board game was crowdfunded to huge success,...

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Renewed For Season 2 By Netflix

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 RENEWED FOR SEASON 2 BY NETFLIX

Mystery Science Theater 3000 is now officially set to return for a second season on Netflix. Fans of the original series flocked to...

 
 
 
Yashica's Faux Film Y35 Camera Raises $1.28 Million on Kickstarter

YASHICA'S FAUX FILM Y35 CAMERA RAISES $1.28 MILLION ON KICKSTARTER

It seems that a lot of photography enthusiasts want to shoot a stripped down digital camera with pretend film rolls. The Kickstarter...

NPR Music 10: 2012

NPR MUSIC 10: 2012

2012 showed the Internet in all its glory and horror: crowdfunding, "Call Me Maybe" memes and "Gangnam Style." Plus: Channel Orange...

 
 
 
Eve V 2-in-1 computer is coming: 5 things to know about it

EVE V 2-IN-1 COMPUTER IS COMING: 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT IT

It almost feels like there's nothing that can be done for the 2-in-1 tablet form factor started by ASUS and then popularized by the...

After Delays, “Social Robot” Jibo Enters Home Assistant Fray

AFTER DELAYS, “SOCIAL ROBOT” JIBO ENTERS HOME ASSISTANT FRAY

After three years of hype and shipping postponements, Jibo is finally delivering its eponymous “social robot” to customers. The Boston-based...

 
 
 
Switch projector 'OJO' begins crowdfunding campaign soon

SWITCH PROJECTOR 'OJO' BEGINS CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN SOON

The Nintendo Switch is already a pretty adaptable device when it comes to display options, allowing you to play on your big-screen...

Swery Reflects On Failed Crowdfunding Campaign For The Good Life

SWERY REFLECTS ON FAILED CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN FOR THE GOOD LIFE

A month ago, Hidetaka Suehiro (more commonly known by his pen name, Swery65) launched his crowdfunding campaign for his newest game...

 
 
 
Swery's The Good Life failed on Fig, so he's gonna try Kickstarter

SWERY'S THE GOOD LIFE FAILED ON FIG, SO HE'S GONNA TRY KICKSTARTER

Barring a surprise injection of approximately $950,000 in the next five hours, Swery's crowdfunding campaign for The Good Life is going...

Librem 5 Reaches Crowdfunding Goal, Expected To Ship Jan 2019

LIBREM 5 REACHES CROWDFUNDING GOAL, EXPECTED TO SHIP JAN 2019

The Librem 5 is a new smartphone from Purism that focuses on privacy and security, and has already reached its crowdfunding goal of...