At the recent SXSW Interactive conference in Austin, Texas, the HW meet-up drew a crowd to hear from four companies who’ve successfully enticed thousands of backers on Kickstarter.
Speakers at the conference included executives from Supermechanical, Memoto, Cinetics and Ube. Read what these leaders had to say on the MakeBlog.
Supermechanical’s cool Twine simple Wi-Fi sensors raised $550K on Kickstarter. You can still get a Twine here: http://supermechanical.com
Ube’s WiFi Smart dimmer is still active on Kickstarter and has raised $230K so far. You can learn more about them on their website here: www.myube.co
Cinetics raised $480K with their Cineskates slider tripod and another $114K with their CineMoco project. You can still get these cool products here: http://store.cinetics.com/
And of course, your favorite Memoto raised over $550K!