Tag Archives: Kickstarter

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uArm, A Mini Robotic Arm You Can Assemble and Control

Robotic arms live in factories, tirelessly assembling heavy things, cutting through metal (like butter)—and generally doing some pretty dangerous and crucial work. But... more

Written By: | Posted: 01/28/14

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AirDroids Markets a Pocket Drone for the Everyman

Those who consider themselves early adopters better brace for their next big gadget purchase: a personal drone. Very early adopters have had the option to buy a drone kit... more

Written By: | Posted: 01/14/14

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RoboKind’s Expressive ZENO R25 Robot Brings Prices Down, But Is It Enough?

Developers of social robots believe their creations will one day help educate and entertain. The robots are coming, but so far, they’re damn expensive—which is where... more

Written By: | Posted: 11/4/13

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CastAR Augmented Reality Glasses Blow Up on Kickstarter

There are all kinds of companies experimenting with augmented and virtual reality right now. Google Glass projects a screen onto your retina. Oculus Rift straps a display... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/22/13

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Peachy Printer Kickstarter Promises $100 3D Printer and Scanner – Can They Do It?

3D printers tend to blow up on Kickstarter. And one of the latest, the Peachy Printer, is no exception. The project's raised over C$500,000, about ten times its original... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/30/13

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Tim Maupin’s Film, ‘The Last Generation to Die,’ to Explore Longevity and Life Extension

The May issue of National Geographic boldly states, “This Baby Will Live to Be 120 (and It’s Not Just Hype)”; Pew Research published a poll on radical life... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/27/13

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3D iPad Scanner by Occipital Digitizes the World for 3D Printing and Augmented Reality

Three days into its Kickstarter, app developer Occipital had raised just under $600,000, or roughly six times its $100,000 goal—which, incidentally, was met in the... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/23/13

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What Will Happen 5 Days Before The Singularity? “I’s” Feature Film Aims To Find Out

Sci-fi films have a long history of speculating what the future might be like, seeking to understand what remnants of humanity will continue on when the world may undergo... more

Written By: | Posted: 08/12/13

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