Crowdfunded

News, reviews and articles about crowdfunded projects from Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more.

The BLUETTI EP500 power stations will power almost anything you throw at it

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – It’s been a little over a month since we first told you about the BLUETTI EP500 series crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter that launched on March 15, 2021. Their campaign has already raced past their initial funding goal of $10,000 by almost 3 million dollars! Wow! Their performance so far on this campaign …

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Keep your life and lighting in balance with the Lybra Balance Lamp

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – With work, kids, hobbies, and of course the events of the last year, keeping your life in balance can be difficult.  ZAN Design wants to help by keeping your lighting in balance with their new Lybra Balance Lamp. Launched on Kickstarter, the lamp has a unique design that balances on just about …

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Bolstr EDC bag, MagHolder, Hidn belt with a secret compartment, and more – Notable crowdfunding campaigns

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – Hey Gadgeteers! It’s time for another batch of crowdfunding campaigns that I think are worth a look and potentially some of your hard-earned cash. This week, I have 1 Indiegogo campaign (no complaints about the platform please – this one is from a reputable company) and 5 Kickstarter campaigns. All but one …

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AMABILIS Responder Lite Tactical Chore Jacket & Primaloft Shirt-Jac – Notable crowdfunding campaign

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – Have you ever wished there was jacket that blurred the lines between work, tactical, and urban styles, was every bit as durable as it looked, AND was loaded with pockets to carry your gear?  These two new jackets being offered in a current Kickstarter campaign from AMABILIS may have scored a direct …

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BLUETTI’s EP500 & EP500Pro Power Station campaign has made over 2 million in one day

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – Yesterday BLUETTI launched their Kickstarter campaign for their new EP500 & EP500Pro Power Stations and they have already received over 2.2 million dollars. I guess this shouldn’t come as a surprise because their previous campaign from last summer for the BLUETTI AC200 power station (<- click that link to read our review) …

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The Quaq crossbody bag charges your phone as you carry it

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – The Quaq Crossbody Bag is a new crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter.  This well-made ‘sling bag’ wirelessly charges your phone and carries a lot of your EDC.  The Quaq Crossbody Bag is a ‘sling bag’ that wirelessly charges a cellphone in a special pocket containing a non-removable 10,000 mAh inductive charging battery. The …

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The BLUETTI EP500 power station will charge your gear and power your home appliances off the grid

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – Last month I posted a news article about an upcoming crowdfunding campaign for the BLUETTI EP500 and EP500 Pro power stations. That post generated a lot of traffic most likely due to the fact that it was posted just a few days before the severe winter storm that caused a huge power …

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Mobile Pixels DUEX Plus dual monitor screen review – add a sliding second screen to your laptop

CROWDFUNDING REVIEW – Working from home is the new normal for many lately, but this has been my normal for near a decade now.  One piece of advice I received early in my work-from-home stint was to get away from the desk whenever possible.  I definitely feel it when I’m at a desk for more …

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PMC Retro clocks, HAVA smart mug, Last Tissue Box, and more – Notable crowdfunding campaigns

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – It’s time for me to tell you about a new batch of interesting crowdfunded campaigns. Today I have 5 campaigns. There are four from Kickstarter and one from Indiegogo that range from EDC to products that will make your home life (and maybe the planet) a little better and more fun. Enjoy! …

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Tiny Project Pocket Knife review

CROWDFUNDING REVIEW – Here’s something unique to add to your EDC collection! The Tiny Project Pocket Knife is a little fellow. But that build quality… oh, my. This little fellow punches way above its weight class when it comes to construction and style. And it’s completely customizable. To the review! What is it? It’s a …

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ProLab Mouse review – A multi-function Bluetooth controller the size of a quarter

CROWDFUNDING REVIEW – Have you ever wanted a Bluetooth mouse small enough that it can fit into the coin pocket in your jeans? The ProLab Mouse which is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter is definitely tiny… but it’s more than just a tiny wireless mouse. It’s also a controller for your phone, iPad, and laptop. …

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Coletti Boulder Camping French Press coffee brewer review

CROWDFUNDING REVIEW – Life made me give up so many fun vices that I’ve really embraced the few I have left, one of which is coffee (the other is gambling, but we’ll save that for another review).  I have tried all sorts of coffee pots over the years but the one I keep coming back …

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Things-Could-Be-Worse travel mug

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – Someday, hopefully soon, we will all be back at work, and If you’re like me, that will involve coffee and multitasking.  Today I found my perfect travel companion for my commute:  The new Calamityware Things-Could-Be-Worse travel mug available on Kickstarter. If you’re not familiar with Calamityware, it’s a line of household items …

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When you own a BLUETTI EP500 power station, you won’t care if the power goes out

CROWDFUNDING NEWS – When someone says “cut the cord”, it probably makes you think about ditching your cable or satellite entertainment provider. When BLUETTI says “cut the cord”, they are talking about electricity and the grid. When their soon to be released Bluetti EP500 and EP500 Pro power stations, you’ll have the power (see what …

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