The Gadget Crowd
Summary: Each episode our hosts talk about some noteworthy crowd-funded technology (from various platforms, including Kickstarter and Indiegogo) and try and work out whether they'd want to back them or not.
This time on The Gadget Crowd we discuss and bring to your ears fantastic gems such as the the most pimped out 3D printer that James has ever seen, and a gadget that will let you know when Ciaran does a fart. More specifically we talk about: Robin. The smarter smartphone. MONO, the smart 7-inch touchscreen 3d printer Sensly - A Smart, Portable Pollution Sensor For Your Home andnbsp; SNOOZ: Sound. Sleep. andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; THE O: Wearable + App to Never Lose or Forget Anything. andnbsp; ATLAS ERIDA andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp; andnbsp;
In the 12th Episode of The Gadget Crowd, we give a mention to MegaBots Giant Robot Duel! and The Worlds Best TRAVEL JACKET - apparently. After that, we cover another batch of projects for your listening pleasure, including: Keezel: Online Freedom for every device everywhere MyKee - Titanium Multi-Tool Key MAGKEY - Magnetic Smart Key Holder Mayday - The Future of Autonomous Drone Safety! Smart Tracker 2: Track anything, anytime, anywhere
In the news: Firestarter Paracord Bracelet and Keychain Formaker 4-in-1 CNC Mill, Laser, PCB, 3-D Printer All-In-One Snotbot: Help fund critical whale research with drones. And the PROJECTS! SuperVizor XT - Auto Escape / Rescue Tool Self-Powered, Add-On, Bicycle Generator andamp; USB Phone Charger DRILLBEACH :Electric Beach Umbrella andamp; Usb Smartphone Charger Morpheus 3D Printer : A Whole New 3D Printing Experience Touchjet WAVE: Turn Your TV into a Touchscreen
This time we talk about some fantastic low-cost projects as well as the latest in bluetooth and augmented reality. ZNAPS -The $9 Magnetic Adapter for your mobile devices AwareCar: Make Any Car Smarter for $9 Tagonce - The Next Generation Luggage Tag (From $6) SENTH IN1: The first true AR cycling glasses PIECE - Change The Way You Use Smart Phones
This episode on The Gadget Crowd, we find a developer kit that lets you Internet all your Things, make your guitar fibre optic, check out an amateur radio kit on an Arduino, and play with some robots! Jilia IoT Development Kit LightLead™ for a musician like you. HamShield for Arduino (VHF/UHF transceiver) Slidenjoy - Double or triple your screens Vortex: Robotic Toy Re-invented The Future of Smart Homes - B.One Feeding BritCaster.com
This time, on the Gadget Crowd, we are super infused about something we backed (via Kickstarter of course): Festival of the Spoken Nerd: Full Frontal Nerdity ps we give you a discount code for it in the podcast too, so listen to find out what it is! We also talk about current crowdfunding projects, but this time only from Kickstarter as Indiegogo was down during our recording, perhaps they forgot to pay their electricity bill? Pocket NC - The first 5 axis CNC mill for your desktop EspLight, cheap open source WiFi LED strip controller The Oscilloscope Clock III Analog Version yeair! The quadcopter of the future. From 1399 €.
Get your fix of crowdfunding critique with the Gadget Crowd! In the news this week we talk about: CHIP, Shenmue 3, The Crystal Maze Our main projects are: AxiomAir Wireless WiFi Speaker Multiroom Sound System HidnSeek...The Revolutionary GPS Tracking Device Micro Drone 3.0: Flight in the Palm of Your Hand andnbsp; IRIS: Your Car and Network Combined
In this delightful episode of The Gadget Crowd: Things to make your home into more of a technological marvel, make your phone twice as phoney, and make music into fire. MIITO – the sustainable alternative to the electric kettle Bocusini - Worlds first plug andamp; play 3D Food Printing System Nuimo: Seamless Smart Home Interface YotaPhone 2 - Worlds First Dual-Screen Smartphone ReVault Smartwatch: Wearable Data Storage The Sound Torch -Set your Music on Fire!
This time, on The Gadget Crowd: we dig into some DIY tasks, prepare for the impending zombie apocalypse, and move our cameras reaallly slowllyyy. Anyone for icecream? SOLO TESTER: Electrical Wiring Testing andamp; Troubleshooter EZsmart Gutter Cleaner: A Faster, Safer Way to Clean Gutters The Lil Trucker™ Radian 2 Bluetooth: Time Lapse, Motion, and Camera Control Fibonacci Clock - An open source clock for nerds with style CHIP - The Worlds First Nine Dollar Computer
Another issue of audio content, delivered unto your ears, from the world of crowd funded gadgetry. This week we talk about these projects: Playgeek Magazine Wheres Nellie™ - Never lose your dog! GPS Dog Locator Planty: The Smart Way to Connect with Nature Gbreeze:Intelligent Aircleaner with Wireless Charge Function The Palette: 3D Printing Evolved Orbit1: A Tabletop Electroplater Turns Your Ideas into Gold
This week we talk about: kSafe: Stay motivated. Achieve your goals. PiConfig - Raspberry Pi Network Configurator Ares - Finally, a drone everyone can fly PLEN2, the world’s first printable open-source humanoid. [no image supplied] Revolar- Meet the worlds smartest personal safety device! Flic: The Wireless Smart Button [no image supplied] andnbsp; XM42 Flamethrower andnbsp;
First epsidoe evar! This week we talk about: Creek: Wi-Fi clock Con man - comedy from Nathan Fillion and Alan Tudyk Wondercube smartphone accessory Sesme: Your key, reinvented BoXYZ: a Desktop Makerspace ELF: Selfie drone
This is a special episode - unlike any other - just to get you up to speed about our podcast and what Crowd Funding is, if you know you may want to skip this one...