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Fund this: Trivoly turns your regular watch into a smartwatch

Can a smartwatch have its guts on the outside? This Kickstarter project says so.

By 4 November 2015



F-U-N-D-E-D is a regular column looking -- and sometimes laughing -- at what Silicon Valley has backed in the last week.


Fund this: Eora turns your smartphone into a 3D scanner

Green-laser scanning gets affordable with this Kickstarter project, which will retail for $330.

By 27 October 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Your butler is a text message away

Looking for someone to serve you? No matter where you live, there's probably a startup just waiting to become your virtual butler.

By 10 October 2015


Fund this: Turn your iPhone into a VR rig with Shot camera add-on

For as little as $69 on Kickstarter, you can capture virtual-reality photos and videos using just your phone.

By 2 October 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Silicon Valley bets $100M that computers can help you look good

Beauty and fashion startups hope to edge out the local mall by creating software that learns and anticipates what people want to wear.

By 18 September 2015


Venture capital firm plans $10M virtual-reality funding blitz

Rothenberg Ventures will provide funding to startups developing virtual reality and other next-generation technologies.

By 18 September 2015


Fund this: GameBeat is a smartphone case and game controller in one

What, your case doesn't have dual joysticks, eight buttons and a camera shutter? This one does.

By 16 September 2015


Can't get your startup funded in Silicon Valley? Think Minnesota

Minnesota's entrepreneurs are fiercely loyal to the North Star State and proud of its non-cutthroat, collaborative atmosphere. They also say it's easier to attract investors there.

By 13 September 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Why a global auto giant just invested in a tiny parking app

Automakers are pouring money into tech so that cars stay relevant.

By 4 September 2015


Google, HTC vets turn to consumers to fund a cloud-based smartphone

Startup Nextbit launches its first smartphone as a Kickstarter project. Early commitments will nab the device, named "Robin," for $299.

By 2 September 2015