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SpeakerSlide

In Kickstarter by Brandon

Todays kickstarter find is a small clip-on sound amplifier for the iPad (and iPhone if the stretch goal is reached) called the SpeakerSlide. Although it has “speaker” in the name, the SpeakerSlide does not actually include a speaker. It is merely a well designed amplifier, not unlike if you were to simply place your device in a bowl or glass.
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SYNEK – Countertop Draft Beer Dispenser

In Kickstarter by Brandon

If you’re anything like me, you appreciate a good craft beer on draft from your local pub. I wish that I could have draft beer at home, but not have to deal with the hassle (and space usage) of a kegerator system. This is where the SYNEK comes in. The SYNEK is a countertop beer dispenser that utilizes proprietary 1 gallon beer bags that can be filled by your local brewery (assuming they fill growlers). The system looks awesome, providing a self-contained, clean method of dispensing the beer, and adds the ability to swap out the brews even if you aren’t finished with the current one, a truly awesome feature.  Read on to find out more.
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6 Months with The Dollar Wallet

In Gear, Reviews by Brandon

In August of 2012, a project on Kickstarter caught my eye, it was a super minimalist, cost effective wallet aptly named The Dollar Wallet made by The Simple Factory. I had the option of ordering the actual $1 wallet which is made of a fiberboard, or for a couple bucks more I could get a laser etched wooden version. I opted for the wooden version, because laser etching is awesome. For $6, my expectations weren’t very high, but in the end, The Dollar Wallet really stood out, read on for more info.
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Coolest Cooler

In Kickstarter by Brandon

Have you ever been on the beach and wished you had a blender handy? What about having a cooler with a built-in blender, as well as a waterproof Bluetooth speaker and USB ports? Well, that is exactly what Coolest Cooler designer Ryan Grepper set out to make. In addition to these awesome features, Ryan also added everything he could think of to bring the cooler up to the 21st century. The full list is embedded after the break.

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Nomad NomadClip Carabiner

In Gear, Tech by Brandon

Nomad, the maker of the NomadKey (née ChargeKey) that we love, has announced a new product called the NomadClip. They have also redesigned their website and rebranded all of their products to include the Nomad moniker, the naming is as follows: NomadClip, NomadKey & NomadCard which are shaped like a carabiner, house key & credit card respectively. Read More