Tag results for: KICKSTARTER

Faraday Porteur – Electric Bicycle | By Faraday Bikes

In just a few hours time, your opportunity to be the first to ride the Faraday Porteur Electric Bike will be over as its KICKSTARTER entry draws to a close. So what’s unique about this electric bike among the many that are available on the market today? …

Botiful – Social Telepresence Robot for Android | By Claire Delaunay

California-based inventor Claire Delaunay has created a consumer telepresence robot she’s dubbed the Botiful, a device compatible with Android smartphones that allows users to interact with people in remote locations through Skype. Motion control allows the device to move around the room, its camera and microphone functioning …

Radian – Budget Motion Control Time-Lapse Photography Device | By Alpine Laboratories

California’s Alpine Laboratories has developed the Radian, offering time-lapse motion cinematography to the masses. The device is a simply designed white round block, featuring a threaded mounting stud up top and a threaded hole at the bottom, allowing it to be mounted vertically or horizontally on a …

WALNUT STUDIOLO – Bicycle Frame Handle

Although you may think your bike can take you wherever you need to go, let’s face it: sometimes you’re just going to have to hoof it for a while up the stairs, across some dicey terrain, or weave through a crowd. That’s where the aptly named and simply designed …

Andromeda: Tactical Lighting with Military Tri-Rail | Inspired by M4 Carbine Picatinny Rail

L.A.’s Sketchy Designs Studio wants to introduce some terms one normally doesn’t associate with home furnishings: “badass,” “epic” and “awesome.” They intend to do so with a lamp dubbed Andromeda Tactical Lighting, the world’s first ever military-inspired tri-rail lamp, fully utilizing a picatinny rail system that allows …

OpenROV – Open Source Underwater Robot

OpenROV is a KICKSTARTER project that has crushed its original fundraising goal. How does something like that happen? Well, who doesn’t want a DIY submarine kit that turns your normal, everyday trip out on the water into the next James Cameron deep sea mission? Capable of putting …

Spike – Real Keyboards & Protective Cases for the iPhone | By SoloMatrix

Even the most loyal iPhone user would have to admit typing on glass can at times be a challenging endeavor. Enter the Spike TypeSmart, a folding keyboard for the iPhone 4 and 4s from father and son outfit SoloMatrix. The fold-over physical QWERTY keyboard is built into …

HALO – Illumination LED Belt | Video

Usually cycling safety gadgets are designed with one thing in mind: to keep you safe. A team from San Francisco, however, believes that there’s no reason why we can’t take the whole night-time safety angle and blend it in with something you can wear on a daily …

CordLite – Illuminated Charger Cable for Apple iOS Devices | By Scrap Pile Labs

Every night when you’re heading to bed — already feeling a bit groggy and uncoordinated — the last thing you want to do is take a few stabs in the dark in an attempt to plug in your Apple iPhone, iPad or other iOS devices. It’s not …