Tag Archives: Kickstarter

Lunecase offers LED notifications without additional battery drain

Notifications are an important part of every smartphone. They can truly make or break the experience. If you aren’t notified of incoming texts, emails, or calls, you’re required to be constantly checking your phone (even though, let’s be honest, we all do anyway). However, for the iPhone, to receive notifications, you must have the phone on and be looking…

AL13 v2 Aluminum Bumper with 0 signal loss for iPhone hits KickStarter

Last year, I mentioned the AL13 bumper a couple of times here at TiP. It was – and still is – a fantastic, sturdy aluminum bumper for iPhone 5. Its elegant and industrial design stole my heart for a few weeks. Its only issue was that it did impact signal every so slightly. It was better than any other similar product on the market, in that it only dropped…

Moment Lens launches on Kickstarter, looks awesome for mobile photography

Mobile photography is something that many people are beginning to take advantage of. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc are all beginning to become centered around media, including photography (obvious for Instagram). Other companies, such as ōlloclip, currently offer attachment iPhone lenses that you can place over the camera of your iPhone in order to be…

Aurora Kickstarter project aims to give you control over your dreams with smartphone-connected headband

A new Kickstarter project from San Diego-based iWinks aims to give you control over your dreams with a smartphone-connected headband. The device is called the Aurora and promises to enable you to experience lucid dreaming – a state of awareness that you are dreaming giving you the ability to control the dream. If you’re starting to think this all…

PanoPal seeks to give you the perfect panorama shot [Kickstarter Project]

With iOS 6 and the iPhone 5, Apple finally enabled its camera app to take panorama images. As many of you will doubtless have experienced, getting the image perfect first time is almost impossible. You have to keep your iPhone bolt upright and make sure you don’t rotate it too quickly or slowly. I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s ended up with black…

mReminder bring intelligent reminders and scheduling for the whole family [Kickstarter Project]

Kickstarter Project the mReminder from e-Mobile Software has caught our eye! The mReminder is a reminder and scheduling gadget for your entire family, and certainly looks impressive on paper. The mReminder is a mobile enabled stationary tablet which becomes a hub for your family’s life. The mReminder is very much a collective device, which can be…

Twice Used – Turning your broken iPhones in to modern household items

It’s the end of 2013, and by now, KickStarter needs no introduction. The latest iPhone related project was one forwarded to me late last night. And – although I might not be the target market – there’ll be some of you out there who absolutely love what Chris Koerner is doing with old, broken iPhones. Having partnered with hundreds of repair shops,…