10 Awesome Gadget Projects on Kickstarter This Week

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AIR-INK: The world’s first ink made out of air pollution

This project out of the MIT Media Lab puts sooty emissions to good use.


Moment: Make Your iPhone 7/7+ A Better Camera

Lovely cases and wide-angle lens from a company that’s grown up on Kickstarter.


Helios – Near Space Launch To Capture The 2017 Solar Eclipse

A balloon will take three people to the edge of space to shoot the eclipse in VR.


UltraLight Phone Charger: LuminAID Solar Inflatable Lantern

Architecture students set out to help earthquake victims, created super-versatile gear.


Pixlplay: Turn your smartphone into a fun camera

Old smartphones get new life with this retro-looking protective case.


MeArm Pi – Build your own Raspberry Pi powered robot arm

Kids can put it together and program it in a browser.


Turn Touch: Smart, Flexible Remote Control

Is your smart-home remote made of mahogany?


Gameband: The First Smartwatch for Gamers

An Android watch that can play old Atari games and more. See also Niwa.


tex—lock : the bike lock made of high-tech textiles

From three German women who got tired of lugging heavy chains around.


Emoji Book

Artists and designers are asked “to interpret and illustrate an emoji of their choice.”

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