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Looking for a Voice-powered Smartwatch? Check out the Martian Smartwatch

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The Pebble smartwatch is still one of the most success projects to ever generate funds through Kickstarter, although the Ouya almost did as well. The smartwatch is certainly a unique market, and even though solutions using the iPad Nano already somewhat exist- many people enjoy the idea of having a smartwatch that interacts with their iPhones and Android devices.

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With Kickstarter behind it, what next for the Ouya?

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The massively successful Kickstarter campaign for the Ouya is over, and man what a hit this little box has been so far. After thirty days, the Android-powered gaming console managed to get over 60,000 backers and a total pledged amount of $8,596,475.

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ChargeCard Super Slim USB Charge and Sync Cable for iPhone (Video)

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But what about keeping that phone charged? Carrying around a bulky AC adapter or USB cable just won't do and that's why Noah Dentzel, Adam Miller and Brian Hahn came up with the ChargeCard.

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iPhone Gets Glowing Bezel Notifications with FLASHr Case (Video)

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While the iPhone also has notifications, it only does so with the rear-facing LED flash. If you have your iPhone face-up on a desk, you may never notice that light. With FLASHr, you will.

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Retro Game Dock for iPad

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Yes, we already know about the iCade, but what about the nostalgic value of curling up with your favorite NES title from the 80s? The newest creation is called the GameDock and it effectively lets you convert your iPhone, iPad or iPad touch into a retro video game console

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Ouya Console Raises $1 Million Kickstarter Funding in 8 Hours

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In fact, the Ouya video game system is now the fastest ever Kickstarter project to raise $1 million, achieving this feat in a mere 8 hours and 22 minutes. But the funding didin't stop there.

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SYRE iPod Nano Watch Adds Bluetooth Connectivity (Video)

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The idea is actually quite simple. It's a watch band for your iPod nano, but there is an integrated Bluetooth adapter.

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Turn Your iPhone into a BlackBerry with the Spike QWERTY Keyboard

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Designed by SoloMatrix, the Spike case is a protective case for the iPhone, except it comes with a clever bonus. The bottom half contains a QWERTY keyboard that can swing out to the front when you need it

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Inside the Minds Behind AppStori Crowdfunding Community

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Crowdsourcing and crowdfunding have become an incredibly popular way to get young startups off the ground, but what is it about AppStori that makes them different. I recently interviewed them to find out.

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Appsplit: Kickstarter Crowdfunding for App Developers

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Kickstarter has done a fantastic job of lowering the barrier to entry for new innovations. If you've got a great idea, you can crowdfund the necessary money to get that project going. What if your project happens to be an app instead?

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Sleep Mask Claims to Let You Control Dreams

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This isn't the first "lucid dreaming" mask to use this kind of idea, but the developers found that existing products were both too expensive and too bulky. Remee brings it down to a much more manageable price and size.

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Drag-Reducing Synergy Personal Airplane Is Cheaper and More Comfortable

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Most of us fly via commercial aircraft, but what if it was more affordable to have a personal airplane of your own? Leading us down that path is the Synergy aircraft with its unique, more efficient design.

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CordLite for Apple Devices Lights Up Your Cable

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We've all encountered this problem. You want to plug in your iPhone to charge, but it's dark and you can't see the port. The CordLite fixes that

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W1PPS MacBook Pro Dock Without the Dock (Video)

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Do you use your MacBook Pro more like a desktop than you do a laptop? Do you find yourself getting all frustrated with the process of connecting and disconnecting the countless peripherals?

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Incantor: The Magic Gaming Wand for iPhone (Video)

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You know what's the problem with Diablo III (aside from all the connection troubles people have been having)? You still play with a keyboard and a mouse. A new Kickstarter project has come up where you get to cast spells and engage in combat using a real magic wand.

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