Author: Grant Stimmel

EverCam Kickstarter – This ridiculously simple camera is CRUSHING it!

30% of U.S. households have some sort of security system. The other 70% must not have seen the EverCam yet.     You had a good run, ADT   This wireless security camera raised nearly $500,000 on Kickstarter… In 24 hours. Leaving both potential burglars, and traditional security system companies, shaking in their boots. For years, home security companies shoved overpriced bundles down the throats of concerned homeowners — enticing them with ultra-low introductory rates before jacking up their fees come year two. Well, it’s safe to say those days are over. Thanks to the simplicity and brilliant design of the...

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The most funded Kickstarter projects of 2018 (Updated Monthly)

Of the thousands of Kickstarter projects launched so far in 2018, only five have raised over $1 million. What do they all have in common? Surprisingly little. It’s safe to say that no other platform on Earth could support both a high-tech anamorphic lens and a 90 second beauty mask. But that’s what makes Kickstarter so cool. You never know what’ll take off. Here’s every Kickstarter fashion, tech, or design project that’s raised $1 million or more so far in 2018. P.S. Want to launch a million dollar Kickstarter campaign? Make a game. There have been more million dollar...

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Raise $1 million (or more) on Kickstarter with these 9 simple tricks

There are 3,833 live projects on Kickstarter. Six of them have raised over $1 million. And they all have the same thing in common… They’re all watches! Just kidding. The real thing they all have in common? They were launched by creators who’ve already run multiple Kickstarter campaigns. So if you’re a crowdfunding newbie looking to make the big bucks, you’re out of luck. Well, you would be if you stopped reading here.   I wanna be a Kickstarter millionaire, so freakin’ bad     Take it easy Bruno Mars. It seems everybody who launches a Kickstarter campaign these...

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Achilles Chef’s Knife > Cutco (7 Reasons Why)

I once bought a chef’s knife at Wal-Mart for $0.89. True story. That purchase proves 2 things: I knew nothing about knives. I’m not very bright. Needless to say, that thing couldn’t cut through butter on a hot summer’s day. It was a piece of junk. The Achilles Knife costs more than $0.89. And for good reason. It can cut through just about anything.     Cutco will brainwash you   A quick side-story before we get into the specs of this knife. My buddy sold Cutco Knives the summer before he started college. He stole his high school’s parent...

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Fireball Island – The Thrilling 80’s Board Game is Back (What’s new?)

Dust off that fanny pack. Find your old Walkman. And head over to your nearest Blockbuster. Because with an updated version of Fireball Island now on Kickstarter, the 80’s are back, baby.     That old commercial is filled with some pretty hilarious one-liners, including our personal favorite, “I’M DOG MEAT!” Fireball Island was a best seller in the 80’s. And this version claims to be bigger, better and “100% more awesome.” Sign us up.   Fireball Island Game Play   If you don’t have 40 minutes to watch the Fireball Island demo, here’s the gist. You and up...

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