Navigating the world of crowdfunding can be overwhelming, to put it lightly. Which projects are worth backing? Where's the filter to weed out the hundreds of useless smart devices? To make the process less frustrating, we scour the various online crowdfunding platforms to put together a weekly roundup of our favorite campaigns for your viewing (and spending!) pleasure. Go ahead, free your disposable income:
Dive into Isaac Newton's Principia with this elegant reprint perfect for lovers of science and editorial design alike. The volume's three chapters are separated into three distinct books that feature an open binding, minimalist typography, and embossed details throughout.
Phillip David Stearns visualizes malware samples and transforms them into a range of home textiles and scarves. Cybersecurity has never been more cozy.
The inventors of Fidget Cube have created a fast-paced board game that lets players experience the thrill of making a product and getting it to market in time. Fidget Factory is loosely based on their own experience of creating Fidget Cube. Players work together as a team to make a Fidget Cube while facing looming deadlines, a slew of logistics issues, eager customers, and trolls. Sounds like a design party to us!
Moment is expanding its line of add-on lenses for smartphones with this Anamorphic Lens for drones. It boasts the same optics as their smartphone version, but features an ultra-light enclosure and a counterweight to capture steady, precise footage from the air.
Charge your phone like it's 1980 with these portable power banks that are replicas of vintage arcade games, change machines, and portable cassette players.