Author: Tess Murphy

Win a Set of TouchPoints Basic – The Stress Relieving Wearable

Indiegogo is excited to announce that we will be giving our backers the chance to win a TouchPoints™ basic set! TouchPoints are neuroscientific wearables that are worn on either side of the body for 15 minutes to reduce stress and anxiety. By using BLAST technology, TouchPoints deliver gentle vibrations to shift you out of “fight … read more

This Smart Eye Mask Could Be The Answer To Your Sleep Problems

    Waking up is hard to do. That’s why this company is making sleep a priority by giving the classic face mask an upgrade. The Dreamlight  uses light therapy to calm you into meditation, help you fall into deep sleep and then ease you awake in the morning. The mask helps track your sleeping habits, … read more

How Two College Students Found A New Superfood in Beer

When Daniel Kurzrock and Jordan Schwartz started brewing beer in their freshman year dormitory, they had no idea it would lead to the discovery of a new superfood, and eventually a new business. They focused on churning out gallons of the homebrew, refining the process with each new batch, and soon noticed how much grain their … read more

How a teen scientist is augmenting the human body, one robotic limb at a time

It all started in a bedroom in a Colorado mountain town, when a 14-year-old boy grabbed the materials around him — fishing twine, legos, and the motors of toy airplanes — to create his first robotic arm. Over time, this young teen made resourceful improvements to these limbs: dental rubber bands from braces moved the fingers, a windshield wiper motor … read more

How These YouTubers Connect Millions To Make The World Better

Every year, Project for Awesome joins Indiegogo to raise funds to ‘make the world a better place’. While it seems like a daunting feat, year after year they galvanize millions of people around the world and raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for dozens of charities. Participants can not only donate to charities but get … read more