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This Air Umbrella produces a force field to keep you dry

This Air Umbrella produces a force field to keep you dry

By 14 October 2014

While the rain is making an attack on the UK, Chinese designers are coming to the rescue with a force field umbrella. The Air Umbrella uses a force of air fired out from a central cylinder which creates a virtual layer that deflects rain. The advantage... >>

Ambi Climate is an internet of things device that turns your old AC into smart AC

Ambi Climate is an internet of things device that turns your old AC into smart AC

By 7 October 2014

Your old air conditioner or central air system might still work as it always has, but it's probably far from being considered smart. A new project on Kickstarter however can give your aging technology a much-needed kick into the 21st century. Ambi Climate... >>

Turn this TinyScreen into anything you want: smartwatch, console, heads up display and more

Turn this TinyScreen into anything you want: smartwatch, console, heads up display and more

By 6 October 2014

For those that like to tinker, and those that haven't tried, TinyScreen is here. The project offers a small display which can be modified to do whatever you want. The project hit Kickstarter and has already smashed its goal. TinyScreen will let you create... >>

NoPhone, the device for phone lovers that's not a phone

NoPhone, the device for phone lovers that's not a phone

By 3 October 2014

As well as some incredibly useful gadgets, Kickstarter has also been a location for some madcap crowd funding projects. We've had Potato Salad, the insanely popular campaign that saw almost 7,000 backers hand over a total of $55,492 to Zack Brown for... >>

16 amazing crowdfunded gadgets to back: Haven, SAM, AnyMote, Pod, and more

16 amazing crowdfunded gadgets to back: Haven, SAM, AnyMote, Pod, and more

By 2 October 2014

Crowdfunding sites pave the way for gadget innovation. Kickstarter and Indiegogo, for example, allow everyone from artists to entrepreneurs to publish their ideas online and potentially raise funds that'll help turn their ideas into something tangible... >>

Oculus who? AirVR straps an iPhone 6 Plus or iPad mini to your face

Oculus who? AirVR straps an iPhone 6 Plus or iPad mini to your face

By 18 September 2014

Move over Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR, there's a new virtual reality kid in town and it's iPhone and iPad based. AirVR is a cheap virtual reality headset currently going through the Kickstarter funding phase that uses the Retina display on a latest... >>

Candy is the food 3D printer that makes anything for only £299

Candy is the food 3D printer that makes anything for only £299

By 3 September 2014

3D printing is an expensive prospect that is fast becoming affordable as makers create different printer options. Food printing is still a pioneering 3D printing front and has been even more pricey, until now. Candy has just launched on Kickstarter to... >>

Openmix audio mixer offers a portable DJ experience but without the cost

Openmix audio mixer offers a portable DJ experience but without the cost

By 2 September 2014

There is a new gadget seeking crowd-funded backing that's small, affordable, and enables anyone to easily mix tunes on the fly - just like a DJ. It's called Openmix. Openmix is an audio mixer that allows you to switch between two audio sources, such as... >>

Digitsole heats your feet, tracks steps and connects to your mobile, make your shoes smart

Digitsole heats your feet, tracks steps and connects to your mobile, make your shoes smart

By 2 September 2014

Smart wearables are all the rage but forking out for a new pair of trainers or shoes to track your steps is a bit much. Digitsole aims make any footwear smart and will even heat your toes. Digitsole is now on Kickstarter where early birds can pick up... >>

BUBL will stop you having a flat beer or coke ever again

BUBL will stop you having a flat beer or coke ever again

By 22 August 2014

Kickstarter is full of weird and wonderful projects, with many brilliant ideas finding their feet on the site and the latest to catch our eye is BUBL, which is not only bringing some sparkle to Kickstarter but could become the future of fizzy drinks with... >>