Neuroon Price: $235 Status: $191,132 of $100,000 goal — FUNDED Estimated delivery: July 2014 For those who abide by the I'll-sleep-when-I'm-dead mantra, and pay for it with perpetual fatigue, get ready for a gamechanger: this tech'd-out sleep mask monitors brain waves and eye movement to create a personalized sleep schedule that could bank you an additional four waking hours a day, while ensuring you get adequate rest. It works on the principle of polyphasic sleep — a series of mini-naps that reduces sleep times to between two and six hours — and recommends the best times to catch a snooze.
Gramovox Price: $249 Status: $60,447 of $100,000 goal Estimated delivery: May 2014 Rock out like your hard-partying great-grandad with this Bluetooth-powered steel gramophone, inspired by the 1920s era Magnovox R3 horn and acoustically optimized to fill any room with whatever throwback playlist you beam through it.
ZEROHOUR Flashlight Price: $160 Status: $40,991 of $100,000 goal Estimated delivery: March 2014 Consider this a new bug-out bag essential. It's not just a pocket-sized flashlight with a whopping 1,000 max lumen output. It also rocks a built-in 10,000mAh backup battery that can charge all manner of USB devices (several times over) and a waterproof match stash.
EVAK Price: $25+ Status: $37,535 of $22,000 goal — FUNDED Esimated delivery: May 2014 Sayonara stale coffee and Trader Joe's snackage. This set of airtight glass vessels feature lids with a special mechanism that completely evacuates any air from inside when you push down, keeping it protected from the trapped O2 that causes food to lose flavor, even in "airtight" containers.
NUVIZ Helmet Heads Up Display Price: $479 Status: $69,050 of $185,000 goal Estimated delivery: September 2014 A first-of-its-kind retrofitted HUD system for motorcycle helmets, NUVIZ easily installs on the chin bar of your existing headgear to keep you fully focused on the road instead of glancing down at your phone. At the flick of a Bluetooth-enabled switch that mounts to your handlebar or tank, it toggles between navigation, telemetry, and weather info while also letting you answer calls and even control music.