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Mega Last-Minute Tech Lovers Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Mega Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide 2014

If you’re like me, you have been putting off your holiday shopping and will likely turn to a power hour (or two) of online shopping frenzy for last-minute gifts. My goal is to help you to come up with great ideas for some wonderful and thoughtful last-minute gifts. And, don’t just take my word for… Read more »

12 of the Coolest Tech Kickstarters to Support This Holiday Season

Tech Kickstarters to Support This Holiday Season

Do you know what’s easier than buying physical objects as gifts for Christmas or Hanukkah? It’s even easier than buying gift cards (well, maybe equally easy, since gift cards can be emailed nowadays)! Ok, well, whatever: this holiday season, make life a little less stressful by giving back to some cool tech Kickstarters. Supporting tech… Read more »

14 Startups to Help You Survive the Winter Holiday Season


The winter holiday season is always stressful: from the weather to the wide expanse of time surrounded by family, really there’s no reprieve around this time of the year. I mean, come on, Christmas shopping? What the hell? When did we come up with these things? Is this historical account accurate? Do I blame Santa?… Read more »

Who Needs a Studio When You’ve Got the KDJ-ONE?


Yesterday marked the official launch of the KDJ-ONE Kickstarter campaign. There are currently 38 days left on the campaign clock and so far the KDJ-ONE has raised $32,371 of their total $100,000 goal. KDJ-ONE is a portable music studio that’s good for both beginners and professionals alike. It features just about every tool you need for musical… Read more »

8 Smart Kitchen Solutions for a Connected Thanksgiving


Cooking Thanksgiving dinner is never easy, to put it simply. Even if you’re eating by yourself it can be draining and difficult to nail all the different dishes and their complexities; getting the turkey perfectly cooked and not dry is maddening sometimes. Thankfully humans have been riding the hype train that is the Smart Home…. Read more »

The Gift for the One Who Has Everything: Support a Kickstarter


Holiday shopping is about to begin. The ads are everywhere, telling you just how early on Thursday – on Thanksgiving! – you can arrive to battle the Black Friday crowds. Well, don’t do it, I say. Support a Kickstarter on behalf of someone who would think that the product you’ve found is a really good idea. You… Read more »

It’s Almost 2015: Where’s Your Hoverboard?


It may be closer than you think. While Tony Hawk and friends may not be using these boards to escape a weird punk skate gang in Hill Valley any time soon, the hoverboard technology is under development. According to this Kickstarter, Hendo Hover is developing the world’s first real hoverboard and creating a developer kit to… Read more »

The Pocket Jump Will Charge Your Phone or Jumpstart Your Car


Batteries die. Sometimes, the battery on your smartphone dies way too soon. You forget how very powerless you are without your phone sometimes. But your car – when your car battery dies, everything comes to a screeching halt and everything you were obligated to do that day can be delayed for hours, if not cancelled… Read more »

Some Kickstarter Elves Have Begun Work on Wireless Christmas Lights for Next Year

Beautiful christmas tree with gift boxes and shopping bags

Since you’re already super bent-out-of-shape that Christmas candy displays have been set up at your local discount store, and your neighbor is stringing holiday lights, I will just go ahead and tell you it’s a great time to prepare for NEXT Christmas. Because it’s going to be 2015 and if we still don’t have medical tricorders then dammit, we… Read more »

Hush Blows Their $100K Kickstarter Goal Out of the Water


There’s still 33 days to go on Hush’s Kickstarter campaign, but they’ve already hit their $100,000 funding goal; in fact, they’ve hit $137,416. What makes their Kickstarter so enticing to people is the fact that Hush has figured out how to tune out your loud neighbors, snoring roommates, and noisy streets. Hush introduced us to… Read more »

Griptipz Raises 85% of Kickstarter Goal in 24 Hours With Protection for Hand-Held Devices


If you have dropped one of your devices before, or have been known to be a little bit clumsy, this product is for you. Colorado-based startup Griptipz offers users of tablets, e-readers and large format phones a new, natural way to secure devices in their hands. Griptipz are soft, self-adhesive, ergonomic designed bumpers applied by the user… Read more »