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YouTube gets keen to crowdfunding, links annotations to Kickstarter and IndieGoGo

Fundraisers, this is important: YouTube’s recent update allows you to put links to your Kickstarter or IndieGoGo project directly in a YouTube video via annotations. An annotation is text that is displayed on top of the video. Annotations could also be links. Before this update, annotation links had to be YouTube links. To get to [...]

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Speakers Meet Lasers Meet Kickstarter

I think Kickstarter has found the real money maker. Indy gadget accessory makers. Indy Accessory Makers The hard part about making these little gizmos is that banks aren’t going to give you a loan, and you’re not sure what the market response will be. Companies like Belkin have deep pockets that allow them to do [...]

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‘Can Over IP Technology’ on Kickstarter is so silly, it might be genius

Kickstarter is great. Sometimes you come across really amazing ideas that make you say “I wish I’d have thought of that.” Other times, you see really noble causes that you’re immediately inspired to invest in. One current Kickstarter campaign that hearkens to the days we tied string to two cans in a tree house, however, [...]

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Insane Kickstarter Success: The Pebble Watch Syncs With Your Smartphone

The Pebble, an incredible watch that works with your smart phone, has already Simply beautiful The apps, how easy it is to download apps, the clock faces, the watch itself… everything about the Pebble looks beautiful. As you’d expect, the Pebble uses Bluetooth. I was hoping it would have Bluetooth 4.0, but 2.1 is good enough. The [...]

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Way Cooler Than A Segway: The ZBoard Electric Skateboard

The ZBoard, an electric skateboard that started as a Kickstarter project, will soon be available to the public. Check out the details in this video: Unlike the Segway, where you simply lean forward, you have to step on a pressure sensitive button to move forward or backward. Pre-ordered ZBoards will begin shipping this month. Faster & [...]

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Galileo mount lets you control your iPhone with another iOS device [Kickstarter project]

The Galileo is a unique stand for the iPhone and iPod touch. At first I thought it was just another iPhone tripod adapter. It does allow you to mount your iPhone and iPod touch on a tripod, but that’s not all it does. You can remotely control which direction your iPhone/iPod Touch is facing… from [...]

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Fundhaus is Like StumbleUpon for Kickstarter

I just reread that headline and thought to myself “If I’d have read that headline just 2 years ago, I’d have absolutely not idea what it’d be about.” So let’s start at the end and work our way to the beginning. Kickstarter crowdsources fundraising for cool products and projects. You can browse the site, find [...]

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Two Kickstarter Projects Raised Over $1 Million

In case you haven’t heard of Kickstarter, it’s a funding platform for creative projects and startups. But it’s not about lending or investing in the project. The way it works is people pledge money to a project and in return the creator offers different products or experiences. This was the entrepreneur, inventor, or artist gets to [...]

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Wherein Your iPod Shuffle Becomes It’s Own Headphones

Jeremy Saxton and Jacob Hall from Salt Lake City, Utah have a great product idea to make your iPod Shuffle much more convenient to use. Instead of tying it down with 3 feet of cable, they’ve combined the Shuffle with a great looking set of headphones. Simply plug the Shuffle directly into the headphones, and [...]

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Cool Stuff at CES 2012: Dot records 360-degree videos with the iPhone

The Dot by Kogeto lets you record panoramic videos on your iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S. Viewing & Sharing What good is panoramic video if you can’t watch it with your friends? You can view and share the videos in Kogeto’s app, called Looker. Looker lets you share your video by email, facebook, twitter, or [...]

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