10 Amazing New Projects on Kickstarter This Week

Reading Time: 1 minute

Kickstarter GDGT 042117

Planets Telescope: The pathway to find life on exoplanets

Seeking new planets hidden in the glare of stars.

 

Spark Camera Remote

Triggers a DSLR via wireless infrared or a mobile app. Fourth project from this team.

 

Parihug: Hug Loved Ones From Anywhere In The World

Long-distance hugging via plush avatars. Created by a college student.

 

World’s First Eco Robot Protecting Reefs from Lionfish

This is one highly specialized robot. It sucks up invasive lionfish.

 

The Everyday Smart Bra: Your Intuitive Wellness Coach

Monitors breathing, posture, and heart-rate variability to help spot signs of stress.

 

KUMIITA – Educational programming toy for 0 year olds on up

From Japan, a toy that’s like Cubetto, except it responds to the tiles it rolls over.

 

Cruzbike T50: Pain free cycling. Freedom on the open road.

This company was started by a doctor who wanted a more ergonomic bike design.

 

DECCO the Toddler Monitor

Hang it on a kid’s door, get notified when they’re sneaking out.

 

Solar Flower

It’s art. It’s a solar lamp. It’s both!

 

PUSH TURN MOVE – Interface Design in Electronic Music

A book on the past, present, and future of music-tech tools.

Get the Official GeekDad Books!