Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Airless bike tires, LED toilet lights, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but there's no denying that it's...

Best laid plans of mobs and men: The 5 biggest crowdfunding failures of all...

Some crowdfunding projects have turned out to be too good to be true, frustrating backers and leaving them with empty wallets. Here are a few of the worst offenders to...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: 4WD skateboards, robochess, a cheap CNC mill

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to...

Four reasons you shouldn’t launch your crowdfunding campaign at CES

It’s the Super Bowl for nerds — a place where the future is unveiled alongside a pile of the most ill-conceived, useless crap humans can...

Prog legends Marillion have mastered crowdfunding, high-res rock

Marillion keyboardist Mark Kelly reveals how to properly layer song mixes, how Marillion pioneered the concept of crowdfunding, and the real reasons long songs get broken into multiple parts. The post...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Portable grills, reusable color books, and more

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Electronic Play-Doh, waterproof backpacks, and more

At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion crowdfunding campaigns on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and...

Patreon doubles in a year to 1M paying patrons and 50K creators

Patreon’s novel idea of fans just directly paying the artists they love is having its hockey stick moment. Patreon tells TechCrunch that in a year,...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Record-playing robots, a universe you can hold

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but there's no denying that it's...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Cheap AR goggles, 3D printing on a conveyor...

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to...

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Gillmor Gang: Blank Check

The Gillmor Gang — Doc Searls, Keith Teare, Frank Radice, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday,...