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Potato salad Kickstarter raises more than $50,000

We normally see the likes of crowdfunding service Kickstarter used to fund the production of films, novels, apps and so on. But one enterprising American has taken to Kickstarter to raise funds to make ... a potato salad. And what clearly started as a joke appears to have taken on a life of its own.…

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Stuart O'ConnorPotato salad Kickstarter raises more than $50,000

Kickstarter changes its crowdfunding rules

The crowdfunding website Kickstarter has relaxed its rules, making it easier for projects to be accepted. Kickstarter, which launched in 2009, has become the most well-known and successful crowdfunding platform in the world – attracting more than $1bn worth of…

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Stuart O'ConnorKickstarter changes its crowdfunding rules

If it ain't broke…: Can Kickstarter's Snuglet really improve MacBook MagSafe 2?

There's a lot of things I love about my Retina MacBook, which is pretty much my most prized possession. An obvious one is its high resolution screen, another its-slim design aluminium build. But one oft-overlooked MacBook marvel that goes right…

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Gerald LynchIf it ain't broke…: Can Kickstarter's Snuglet really improve MacBook MagSafe 2?

BubblePod 360 degree smart phone camera to be funded by Kickstarter

Want to capture 360 degree images on your smart phone? Then you might want to check out the BubblePod which is currently being funded by Kickstarter. It's a clockwork turntable that grips and rotates your smartphone, whilst the accompanying free…

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shinychrisBubblePod 360 degree smart phone camera to be funded by Kickstarter

Star Command iOS release date set for May 2: Long wait for Kickstarter project comes to a close

Star Command, the long-awaited space ship strategy sim, will hit Apple's iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch on May 2. Sitting somewhere between an 8-bit Star Trek and Theme Hospital, the game lets you build your own starship, enlist its crew…

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Gerald LynchStar Command iOS release date set for May 2: Long wait for Kickstarter project comes to a close

New, updated Ouya Android gaming consoles to be released every year

The Kickstarter-funded Ouya Android gaming console will break with traditional console hardware release cycles, Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman has revealed. Rather than following the trend set by the likes of Sony and Microsoft, whose respective PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360…

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Gerald LynchNew, updated Ouya Android gaming consoles to be released every year

GameStick Kickstarter project puts Android games on your bigscreen TV, is no bigger than a flash drive

While all eyes are on Sony and Microsoft as we await news on the PS4 and Xbox 720 consoles, there's a quieter gaming revolution picking up steam thanks to crowd-funding site Kickstarter. Android gaming consoles, like the OUYA, could inexpensively…

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Gerald LynchGameStick Kickstarter project puts Android games on your bigscreen TV, is no bigger than a flash drive