Author: Grant Stimmel

What Your Grandpa Got Wrong About Crowdfunding

Right now, in a musty living room somewhere across the country, there is an old man gathering his grandchildren to tell them about the, “Good ole’ days.” He’ll unwrap another piece of Werther’s Original Hard Candy, pop it in his mouth, and begin telling the children stories about the way things used to be. A few minutes in, he’ll notice the youngest in the room has stopped paying attention. She’s focused entirely on an ever-rotating sphere of shimmering metal. He’ll stop his story halfway through in order to find out just what on Earth she has in her hand....

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NeuroPlus – Making Focus Fun

Do you ever find it hard to focus?  Always fidgeting with something?  Repeating yourself constantly? Do you ever find it hard to focus?  Always fidgeting with something?  Repeating yourself constantly? Do you ever find it hard to focus?  Always fidgeting with something?  Repeating yourself constantly? If so, then NeuroPlus is for you – and apparently, me.  With all the beeping, buzzing, and chirping from our phones these days, we’re all finding it increasingly hard to focus.  But the team over at NeuroPlus is here to help – HEY, stop looking at that squirrel! They partnered with researchers at Duke...

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What is ProductHype? | ProductHype Reviews | Kickstarter Blog

What is ProductHype? ProductHype showcases the best new products on Earth in an absurdly unique way. We looked at what everybody else was doing, concluded that it kind of sucked, then did the opposite. We keep things light, fun, and absurdly real. And only featured products we’d actually use ourselves.   What does ProductHype write about? We mostly feature trending Kickstarter projects, but have been known to dip our toes into Amazon and Shark Tank products as well. If it’s cool, we’ll write about it.   Who reads ProductHype? Kickstarter backers, creators, and dreadfully confused members of the general...

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A 2018 Crowdfunding Guide (That You’ll Actually Enjoy Reading)

Why learn about crowdfunding? We’ve all been there. Stuck in the corner of a networking event talking to, “That guy.” You know the one. Quick to mention his recent trip to southern France. “Oh you really must go,” he says, “It’s just lovely this time of year.” It’s all you can do not to roll your eyes as you desperately search the room for some way to escape. You think about excusing yourself to the restroom, but in your heart you already know – he’ll find you there too. Between sips of wine, he asks you, “Kind sir, what...

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