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This edition features a home beer brewing system, retro clock, portable wireless charging station and more.
1. Ark – An ultraportable wireless charging station.
A project by Bezalel LA, Ark is a small, super-portable wireless charging station. It is compatible will almost all devices including the iPhone 4/4s/5/5s, Nokia Lumia series, SAMSUNG Galaxy S3/S4, and Nexus 4. Project runs through February 28th.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/19AnELj
2. Plumen 002 – An attractive, energy efficient designer light bulb.
A new low-energy, minimalistic light bulb from award-winning designer and manufacturer Plumen. These bulbs can be displayed like the image below to create a clean, striking look perfect for fixtures above, say, a kitchen counter or desk.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/LxJBjf
3. Bru Gear – High quality, home beer brewing system.
If you enjoy brewing your own craft beer at home, you should check out Bru Gear, a company making fairly affordable beer brewing vats that take your hobby to the next level.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/1f0WBJ8
4. Moment – High quality photo lenses for your iPhone.
The Moment is a high quality photographic lens by Marc Barros that attaches directly to your iPhone, providing high image quality and zoom capabilities. Runs through Feb 13th.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/1aFLS1U
5. Onewheel – Self-balancing electric skateboard.
A bit hit at CES this year, the Onewheel is a single-wheeled electric skateboard that can balance on its own. The skateboard can go up to 12mph and runs for 4-6 hours on a single charge. Project is through Jan 27th.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/1e8gTwr
6. Blub – A retro tube clock perfect for your desk.
The Blub is an insanely cool retro desk clock created by Australian designer Duncan Hellmers. Aside from being a stylish way to tell time, it also has the ability to display dates, show temperatures, and set alarms. Project runs through Feb 17th.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/1jj2DIl
7. Torso – Bendable charging cables for iPhone and Android devices.
The Torso charging cable strives to not only clean up your cluttered wires, but also provide a better way to place and view your phone. Project runs through Jan 31st.
Kickstarter Page: http://kck.st/1kRJy1F