Crowdfunding is an amazing concept! It gives anyone with an idea and a business strategy a platform to develop their dream project from the ground up by connecting with like-minded individuals. The same is true for the project backers,...
As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to sweep the world, governments have been taking action to ensure that the situation can be controlled. The CDC has already issued an official public health alert, and desperate measures like Switzerland’s recent ban on...
In line with its other smart and eco-friendly writing products, Rocketbook has introduced its latest product, a reusable legal writing pad.  Called the Orbit, it has already raised nearly $120,000 of its nearly $11,000 goal. Released on Tuesday via Kickstarter, 2,360...
Kickstarter employees voted to unionize on Tuesday, making it one of the first tech companies to form a union. With 46 people voting for and 37 against, the company’s employees will be represented by the Office and Professional Employees International...
The Penna Straw for sustainable, conscious consumers has already raised 400% of its funding goal on Kickstarter.   The portable and reusable straw promises to be sterilized after each use. The product has already gained 675 backers pledging $40,000 compared to...
Need an ice-cold beer or want a cup of cold coffee on a hot summer day? The Matrix claims its Juno product is a fast-acting cooler that can cool down beverages in under a minute. The startup has raised 265%...
With the bush fires, coronavirus and increasing population, companies are moving to make face masks more fashionable and functional. AusAir is one such company that has already been fully-funded on its Kickstarter campaign.  The company has raised 1,900% of its...
Seattle-based company Hapbee claims it has developed a wearable device that will control your emotions with just the touch of a button on your smartphone. And with depression and anxiety on the rise across the U.S., it’s no wonder...
A tiny recorder that is a fraction of the size of a standard voice recorder has raised almost 1,200% of its fundraising goal on Kickstarter.  The TileRec, which the company claims is the "world's slimmest voice-activated recorder" has raised over...
Looking for an all-terrain shoe that can hold up in the rain? The Senja is a waterproof shoe that promises to be up for anything, whether it's hiking, swimming, or running in the rain.  The company has raised 1,800% of...