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This credit card sized mobile charger gives you 5 hours more talk time

This credit card sized mobile charger gives you 5 hours more talk time

By 19 August 2014

Running out of battery on your smartphone is almost inevitable these days, which is why there are so many mobile charger options. But all of them take up room making carrying them awkward, until now with the TravelCard. Start-up company, Go Design has... >>

Noke smart padlock uses Bluetooth-enabled phones to unlock instead of keys

Noke smart padlock uses Bluetooth-enabled phones to unlock instead of keys

By 18 August 2014

There's a new smart product in the works called Noke. It's a Bluetooth-enabled padlock that doesn't require a key (Get it? "No key." Yeah.) Noke recently landed on Kickstarter and has surpassed the $50,000 mark of its $100,000 goal, and it still has 30... >>

Send voice messages to your children through their toys with ToyMail

Send voice messages to your children through their toys with ToyMail

By 12 August 2014

ToyMail has graduated from Kickstarter and is now available on Firebox as a UK exclusive. The toy allows parents to record voice messages on their phones that play on their child's toy, from anywhere in the world. ToyMail aims to bring parents into their... >>

LightFreq: smartbulb, music player, notification centre, goodbye normal bulbs (Update)

LightFreq: smartbulb, music player, notification centre, goodbye normal bulbs (Update)

By 11 August 2014

UPDATE: Lightfreq has smashed its $50,000 Kickstarter goal in four days. Imagine if your bulbs could change colour, turn on as you enter a room, and play music and double as an intercom. Imagine no more, LightFreq is here using bulbs to smarten up your... >>

This battery charges back to full in 26 seconds, you can buy it now

This battery charges back to full in 26 seconds, you can buy it now

By 1 August 2014

Imagine recharging your battery in under 30-seconds, how easy keeping fully charged would be. Imagine no more, it's real. Inventor Shawn West has managed to create a rechargeable battery, currently to replace normal AA, AAA, C and D sized batteries, which... >>

Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic

Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic

By 28 July 2014

Have you ever fancied turning a picture of yourself or any other kind of image into a Lego work of art? Well, if Brick-A-Pic is successfully crowdfunded in the next 16 days, you'll be able to. And what's more, you build it yourself. Twice the fun. The... >>

Sense sleep tracker alarm smashes $1m Kickstarter funding

Sense sleep tracker alarm smashes $1m Kickstarter funding

By 28 July 2014

UPDATE: Sense joins the elite projects that have managed to break the $1,000,000 mark on Kickstarter. Sleep tracking is catching on, as are smart alarms – but a perfect synergy of the two hasn't arrived until now, with Sense. The Sense project, from... >>

'Coolest' cooler with built-in blender, speaker, charger and more raises over $5m (Update)

'Coolest' cooler with built-in blender, speaker, charger and more raises over $5m (Update)

By 16 July 2014

UPDATE: The Coolest cooler has now utterly smashed it's Kickstarter goal and continued on to raise a stunning $5 million. This could be the ultimate cooler, hence the name "Coolest". And it appears Kickstarter fans agree as it's smashed its $50,000 goal... >>

If you thought Potato Salad Kickstarter was weird check out Zabosu remote controlled humans

If you thought Potato Salad Kickstarter was weird check out Zabosu remote controlled humans

By 11 July 2014

It was only a matter of time for crowd funding services like Kickstarter and Indiegogo to include weirder projects and products than the standard games, gadgets and movie plans. Potato Salad famously created a stir and became something of a social sensation... >>

This potato salad is worth $35,000, thanks to Kickstarter frenzy

This potato salad is worth $35,000, thanks to Kickstarter frenzy

By 8 July 2014

People have used crowdfunding to raise money for nifty things like films and apps. And now one guy is using it to make potato salad. We're not kidding. A new Kickstarter project - simply called Potato Salad - has a campaign goal of $10 has almost made $35,000.... >>