https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pointer/pointer POINTER is a wine glass designed for outdoor use, in a way that you will never spill your wine again.
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How this mother-son duo sold more than $1 million worth of Wine Condoms What started as a successful Kickstarter campaign to create the wine stoppers with a sense of humor — which raised nearly $10,000 in 2014 — is now a legitimate business. Bartlett and Strahan's Wine Condoms have now surpassed $1 million in total sales [...]
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'Spotify for Cookbooks' Just Launched a Kickstarter Campaign Ckbk, a new service calling itself the “Spotify of cookbooks” and promising seamless digital access to the best cookbooks in the world, has launched its Kickstarter campaign today. The online database (and, eventually, mobile app) boasts 100,000 [...]
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Stonehearth's development will end this month, without meeting all its Kickstarter stretch goals We do know that it is possible to make a Wine wrapper that will enable the game to work on Linux, but if this solution does not work for you, and it is the only means by which you can play the game, please reach out to us through Kickstarter and we'll [...]
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Hyattsville Resident Plans Solar Mobile Winery Nathan Zeender, head brewer at Right Proper Brewing Company in Washington, D.C., and Hyattsville's Bret Stevenson have raised $18,000 towards a $20,000 goal on Kickstarter to build a low-intervention winery called Hibernaculum inside a 20-foot shipping [...]
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While England is fast becoming an enviable location for producing bottle-fermented sparkling wines, making your own is not so easy.Could a plastic cork revolutionise home winemaking?A tech-savvy oenophile has invented a cork which he claims reduces the level of skill required to make fizz — paving the way for a boom in bottle-fermented wine production at home.The SparkleKlear, created by property surveyor and home wine enthusiast Malcolm Ward, uses a unique set of valves and seals to draw...
We drink a fair amount of wine in our world. From my wife’s Friday evening wine club to our many social engagements, we have the opportunity to indulge in some very good vino. A majority of the wine we consume comes from what most would consider classic vineyards. That said, we have several friends and coworkers who only drink sulfite-free wines. They usually pay extra and do not have nearly the selection we do across the board. So, when Julie asked if we wanted to try the Üllo Wine Purifier,...
Crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo and Pozible have allowed numerous new products to confidently enter the market without the financial risks associated with traditional manufacturing.From multi-functional travel jackets to exploding kitten card games, even the most niche items are able to receive up to millions of dollars in pre-sales.We’ve rounded up some of the most highly-funded and creative products available on the web to overcome every problem in your home...
The people behind Wine.Woot, which Amazon purchased in 2010, are trying to save this wine-selling model. The old saying goes, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” However, for modern startup types, a more fitting phrase might be, “If at first you do succeed, and sell to Amazon for millions, but then Amazon mucks it up, why not try, try again and see if you can strike gold twice?” That appears to be the plan of the team behind Woot, an early success...