kickstarter

coffee

The 'Fyre Festival of French Press' Crowdfunded $3 Million But Never Delivered

After three fully funded campaigns, Rite Press says it's running out of money and just needs a little more.
Bettina Makalintal
2.15.19
ketchup

This Kickstarter for 'Ketchup Slices' Is Suspiciously Similar to an LA Chef's Invention

'Slice of Sauce' wants to mass-produce slices of ketchup you can stick on a sandwich. Sounds a lot like Ketchup Leather, which has been around for years.
Mayukh Sen
3.22.18
Health

I Tested Out the Video Game You Play Using Your Gooch

Gaming in your underwear has never been easier with this new wearable that combines high scores and pelvic floors.
Justin Caffier
3.21.18
kickstarter

How Internet Trolls Took Down a Meme-Themed Restaurant

Catriona Crehan and her teenage brother closed the Kickstarter campaign after just 72 hours.
Mayukh Sen
3.20.18
Cultural Appropriation

Wellness Blogger Abandons Plans for 'Modern Mexican Frutería' After Backlash

Following allegations of cultural appropriation, La Gracia will not be seeing the light of day.
Mayukh Sen
11.2.17
food waste

This Startup Turns Beer Waste into Fancy Vegan Smoothies

Wasting beer is not cool—but maybe beer waste is.
Becky Hughes
8.22.17
Avocado

Have We Reached Peak Avocado? We Asked the Inventor of the 'Guac-E Talk-E'

Yeah, it's a walkie talkie that looks like an avocado. Wanna crowdfund it?
Jelisa Castrodale
6.16.17
Noisey News

TLC Are Crowdsourcing Their Album Title – But Why?

Have we learned nothing from Boaty McBoatface?
Lauren O'Neill
4.6.17
Noisey News

Watch a New Clip from the Forthcoming David Bazan Documentary ‘Strange Negotiations’

And donate to the film's Kickstarter page to push it over the $75,000 mark.
Alex Robert Ross
3.31.17
fishing

This Kickstarter Campaign Could Change Commercial Fishing Forever

What if you could track the origins of your seafood minute-by-minute, from the first moment it lands on the dock?
Natalie B. Compton
3.17.17
Noisey News

That Final TLC Album is Actually Happening And I'm Worried

T-Boz and Chilli crowdfunded the group's farewell via Kickstarter, but this could be a hard musical goal to meet.
Lauren O'Neill
2.28.17
Art

Drawing with the "Any Ink" Fountain Pen Was an Eye-Opener

We had illustrator Sara Rabin spend a couple weeks with a Wink Pen, the clever glass fountain pen that lets you write with any liquid. This is her story.
Sara Rabin
11.25.16
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