Remember when the Nod gesture control ring was creating a bit of buzz last year? Although you may not have heard much about Nod since then, the company has been hard at work fine-tuning their product as well as creating a brand new one. On top of it all, Nod Labs has just announced closing $13.5 million series A funding.
This project, which just went live last night, is on its way to the record books. The meager goal of $10,000 was completely obliterated as backers fiendishly flocked to the site with their monies. All it took was roughly seven hours for this Kickstarter campaign to raise over one million dollars. Now before you scroll down and peek, consider these kings of crowdfunded projects on Kickstarter.
One of the many unique products I saw while at CES 2014 was the Ozobot. I lucked out at the booth and got a chance to speak to the team without having swarms of others around me. The Ozobot booth, and the robotics area as a whole, typically teemed with the curious.
Starting today, December 24, and lasting through December 28, Amazon is giving free $5 credits to customers who download a game or app from its newest version of the Amazon Appstore for Android. The credit is good for a future purchase of a game, app or even in-app item.
It’s hard to go a week without hearing about new or popular games releasing for Android and/or iOS. Mobile gaming is rapidly becoming a big deal as smartphones and tablets become more powerful and less expensive. But smartphone and tablet gaming isn’t always the most natural way to play. Some of us prefer that meaty more »
Smartphones and tablets, when not used for productive purposes, are great for music, video, and gaming. The glaring problem with gaming on a tablet or smartphone is their lack of dedicated physical controls. When it comes to live competitive games, one wrong slip on a screen can be the difference between success or doom. There more »
Remember after that Game Developers Conference in March, when the rumors that Apple was going to release a game controller were flying around? Remember the disappointment when those rumors didn’t materialize? Well reclaim your joy now, because it’s finally here; an iOS controller that presents the solution to clunky touchscreen controls that mobile gamers have been more »
VTech, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, has announced that its InnoTab 2S Wi-Fi Learning App Tablet has been selected as one of the hottest travel toys for the spring and summer season by the Toy Insider. The InnoTab 2S Wi-Fi Learning App Tablet features a secure wireless connection more »
Griffin Technology, one of the world’s foremost creators of innovations for everyday life, and Crayola, whose products have inspired creative expression in children for more than 100 years, announce the availability of Crayola Light Marker. The Crayola Light Marker is a new way for artists, young and old, to create digital masterpieces using innovative mobile more »
Logitech has announced the expansion of its award-winning universal remote control lineup with the Logitech Harmony Ultimate and the Logitech Harmony Smart Control. Both products feature Logitech’s Harmony Hub and Harmony Smartphone App. The Harmony Hub controls infrared devices inside closed entertainment cabinets without the need to point at them. It also features the ability to control and access game consoles more »
Who likes some Pac-Man? Wait, who doesn’t? Namco Bandai has released a free version of Pac-Man on Tuesday, PAC-MAN + Tournaments. It is a full-featured version of the original ‘plus’ a tournament mode, allowing players to compete with others across the web in new stages each week. Also, you can earn or purchase coins, new more »
Angry Birds Star Wars has been out for a few weeks now, and well, it looks like an update is coming tomorrow. The details have arrived by way of the official @AngryBirds Twitter account where they have let us all know that a new Hoth episode will be available for download on November 29. And more »