Tag results for: KICKSTARTER

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KeySmart – A Smarter Way To Carry Your Keys

Just over an year ago, KeySmart with just another entry on the crowd funding site KICKSTARTER. Since then, plus some $300,000 in pledge money later, the mere concept by inventor Michael Tunney is now a real product in its 2nd iteration. Handcrafted with aircraft aluminum, KeySmart works … READ MORE

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Aer Duffel Pack

The Aer Duffel Pack is made to simplify the way you carry your gear, combining a gym bag and work bag into a single attractive carryall. Built with durable and lightweight ballistic nylon, the versatile pack has a vertical zipper to allow full and easy access to … READ MORE

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Tool Pen – Pen-Like Multi-Tool by mininch

Maybe the last tool any Do-It-Yourselfers will need to carry, the Tool Pen is a lightweight, ultra portable alternative to your standard, run-in-the-mill screwdriver. Inspired by those “Pop-A-Point” mechanical pencil, the Tool Pen can store up to 6 different bits at any given time. Like the pencil, … READ MORE

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HotBlack Smartwatch – Analog Watch With Live Soccer Match Scores

Known already for his complex No. 10 Atomic Pocket Watch, British physicist Richard Hoptroff and his company HotBlack London set out to create a timepiece perfect for the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Known only as the HotBlack, its appearance looks no different than any other … READ MORE

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Lomography Lomo’Instant Camera – The World’s Most Creative Instant Photography System

From something purely digital to a relatively analog gadget. Thanks to its previous Kickstarter successes on the Smartphone Film Scanner and the Petzval Lens, camera maker Lomography is looking to the crowdfunding platform for help in bringing its next concept into fruition. Essentially a Lomography camera and … READ MORE

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Marbel – The World’s Lightest Electric Skateboard

Based out of Tampa, Florida, a start-up by the name of Marbel has created the eponymous Marbel Board, weighing in at just 9.9 lbs to rank as the world’s lightest electric skateboard. Battery technology similar to that in the Tesla Model S allows a 10-mile range and an … READ MORE

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KICKSTARTER – New Office in Brooklyn by Ole Sondresen Architect

Just blocks away from the East River, the new KICKSTARTER headquarters boasts some 29,000-sq-ft of space for its 80-person staff. Designed by Ole Sondresen Architect with a focus on employee’s wellbeing and sustainability, the 2-story brick complex is situated in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. … READ MORE

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Vanhawks Valour | First Ever Connected Carbon Fiber Bicycle

Urban dwellers are ditching their cars in favor of pedal power in growing numbers, and the Vanhawks Valour is presented as a smarter cycling solution. Built with a 16-pound carbon fiber frame, the Valour is a connected bike equipped with multiple sensors and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, making it … READ MORE

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KICKSTARTER x MoMA Design Store – Special Collection

During the upcoming 2014 NYCxDESIGN event, the MoMA design store will launch a series of special projects initiated through Kickstarter, marking the first time the crowd-funding website has partnered with a retailer. Totaling 24 new items created by 20 international designers, the products range from robots to wall hooks, toy cars to clocks, each conceptualized, … READ MORE

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BULBING – Optical Illusion Versatile LED Lamp

All great artists and designers are able to take the seemingly ordinary and make it amazing. BULBING, by Studio Cheha out of Isreal, is just another example of this principle; one where the traditional room lamp is transformed into a 3D optical illusion design object. Using LED … READ MORE

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Pocket Tripod – Wallet-Sized Adjustable Stand for Apple iPhone

Fully funded through KICKSTARTER last summer, the Pocket Tripod is now available for purchase. No thicker than just two credit cards stacked together, the Pocket Tripod transforms into a stand for your Apple iPhone with just a few simple bends and folds. Created for both landscape and … READ MORE