My new favorite thing: Kickstarter
I’ve known about the crowd sourcing investment site, Kickstarter, for awhile but I finally decided to give it a whirl last week. Luckily I didn’t have my credit card handy ’cause I could’ve dropped $5,000 easily. Maybe 90% of these projects fail in the long term (I have no idea) but I can’t help but admire the enthusiasm, drive and creativity of some of these people. Here are some of my favorites.
I aspire to have my own airplane someday. This is the one I want:
Synergy Aircraft Project by John McGinnis
I don’t know exactly what I’d do with these but I’m sure I’d find something cool:
B-Squares: Modular Solar Powered Electrics. by Jordan McRae
I might seriously buy this to replace my crappy stock car receiver:
Dash – The Smart phone Car Stereo by Paul Lizer