I just ran across Kickstarter, and it's brilliant. Go look. Now.
They also have a blog.
Basic idea: provide a "funding platform for artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, journalists, inventors, exploreres..." that lets said creative folks offer up a concept, solicit contributions, and if a threshold amount is achieved, launch the project. There are some great (and some greatly kooky) projects at Kickstarter!
Two New Accessories for AxiDraw - We’ve just added two new accessories for the AxiDraw V3. The first of them, shown above, is the XL Pen Clip — something that we’ve had a number of requests...
1 week ago