News tagged: CrowdFunding

Chuwi CoreBook Up For Pre-Order On Indiegogo

Earlier this month, we talked about Chuwi's new project called CoreBook. The company said that the larger 13.3-inch detachable will go on Indiegogo later this month, and as promised the tablet is now online. It is available for pre-order through a crowdfunding campaign at

Patreon Now Has 1M Patrons, 50K Creators

Popular crowdfunding site Patreon has doubled in size during the past year. It now has 1 million active monthly patrons and 50,000 active creators. Between those users, Patreon will pay out $150 million to creators during the course of 2017. It's become a go-to funding source.

Star Citizen Dev To Share Internal Timelines

To keep backers in the loop and potentially reduce complaints, Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games will begin sharing its internal timeline. While the company's target dates are bound to change over time, showing them to the public lets people know where things stand.

OvRcharge Can Levitate Your Phone While Charging

The OvRcharge is a new third-party wireless charging solution that uses magnets to levitate and rotate your phone while its charging. Like with other wireless chargers, you must use a special case and the charging will be slower. It's a neat (but impractical) solution for many.

Drone Created To Detect, Detonate Land Mines

A drone that's capable of finding and detonating land mines has appeared on Kickstarter with a funding target of $77,464 (€70,000). The Mine Kafon Drone (MKD) was developed with the goal of "clearing all land mines around the world in less than 10 years."