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SOSCharger Self-Powered iPhone & Smart Phone Charger

A project in Seattle, WA by SOS Ready

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Out of power? The SOS Charger is powered by you. Charge your smart phone, including iPhone, or USB powered device anywhere.
Backers: 3436
Average Pledge Per Backer: $39

Funded: $135,081 of $27,000
Dates: Mar 9th -> Apr 26th (48 days)
Project By: SOS Ready
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Crowdfunding Roundup: Play Tennis Like a Pro, Entertain Kids, and Stay Healthy and Charged!

April 24th - via: crowdoutlet.com
There's never a dull moment in the world of crowdfunding. Here's a few of the crowdfunding campaigns going on right now on Kickstarter and Indiegogo that we thought you ought to know about.Ever wanted to improve your tennis game? Meet the Sweet Spotter. This revolutionary tennis training tool was developed by Yann Auzoux, a former Davis Cup player and tennis coach of over 10,000 students. Basically, the Sweet Spotter takes the concept of a baseball bat and balances it like a tennis racquet. By training with this device, players from beginners to pros have seen dramatic improvements in days or weeks. It’s said to hit the “sweet spot” every time! (Read More)

Your Support Responsible for Catapulting us to the Top 1% of Kickstarter Projects

April 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you! Did you know that less than 1% of Kickstarter projects have raised more than $100,000?  Our amazing contributors made that happen and we are thrilled! Please keep sharing the SOSCharger with everyone you know. Join us on Twitter... (Read More)

SOSCharger(TM) Project Surpasses 330% of Kickstarter Goal to Drive Development of Innovative Emergency Mobile Device Charging Technology

April 15th - via: online.wsj.com
SOSReady(TM), a developer of innovative mobile device charging technology, today announced it has received pledges totaling more than 330% of its funding goal for its SOSCharger project through the crowd-sourcing funding platform Kickstarter. Since its launch last month the SOSCharger project has raised more than $100,000, providing the resources to continue new product development of its electronic emergency preparedness products. It plans to have first products available in the second half of 2013. (Read More)

We've Blown Past 2,000 Backers....Wow!

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
The Kickstarter community is amazing. We recently blew past the 2,000 backer mark and we are gaining more and more support. Being part of this community is really an incredible  experience! Our little charger is resonating with so many people and we... (Read More)

Our First Stretch Goal

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We've been overwhelmed by all of the contributors to our project. The SOSCharger seems to really be resonating with what the Kickstarter community is looking for in a charger: a daily-use device, with an emergency component. The outpouring of love... (Read More)

We met our funding goal today!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Your support has been overwhelming and humbling! We’re so excited that the new SOS Charger will come fruition. We’ll be posting more info on stretch goals and more details on the project in the next few days. We never thought we’d reach our... (Read More)

You've wound us up!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
The Kickstarter community has proven to be amazing!  We are already over 80% to our funding goal and still have 44 days to go; simply remarkable!   We really appreciate all of the feedback and comments we've received.  Over the next few days, we... (Read More)

SOSCharger : Self Powered Smartphone Charger

March 11th - via: wasabimountain.com
It's a fact of life that you will undoubtedly be in a situation where your phone battery is low and there is no outlet in sight. If you are smart you've brought along an extra battery pack or portable charger, but even those get low on juice Here's what is different about the SOSCharger, it acts like a portable battery pack but it also includes a hand crank so you can top it off and get that extra few minutes you need. (Read More)

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