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Kickstarter's co-founder Perry Chen.

CEO and co-founder of crowdfunding giant Kickstarter resigns amid staff unionization effort

Kickstarter's controversial CEO Perry Chen is stepping down following the announcement that staff at the company will unionize.

Exploding Kittens is the most-backed project on Kickstarter to date — here’s how a $20 card game became an internet phenomenon

Exploding Kittens is one of those rare games you look forward to taking off the shelf every time you host game night.
Vi is an earphone set and personal trainer that raised $1.688 million on Kickstarter.

25 tech products that raised over $1 million on Kickstarter — and where to buy them

Each of these 25 tech projects will go down in Kickstarter history for raising more than $1 million, and they're actually worth your money.

These flexible $95 sneakers are knit from a stretchy material that requires no break-in period — and they can pack completely flat

Suavs are the travel-friendly shoes you've probably seen on social media. The limited collection combines 3D-printed knit, low-density rubber soles, and removable insoles to make uniquely comfortable shoes that don't require a break-in period. For $95, they're a pretty great option.
Ryan and Jenn Cmich, founders of LoveSync.

The couple behind the controversial ‘sex button’ on Kickstarter speaks up after getting roasted online: ‘We’re not trying to e...

The couple behind LoveSync didn't expect their product to get so much attention. Now, they're speaking out about what they think the media got wrong.
Rite Press is either a massive Kickstarter success story of the "Fyre Festival" of coffee.

Disappointed backers who raised more than $1 million to fund a buzzy coffee startup are revolting and calling it the ‘Fyre Festival’ of Fr...

Rite Press' backers are complaining, calling Rite Press the "Fyre Festival" of French presses, and vowing never to use Kickstarter again.

The shower head disrupters backed by Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt just launched a new water-saving nozzle on Kickstarter

The latest version can create 29% warmer temperatures and comes at a more affordable price than the original ($499 planned MSRP versus $649).

Someone created a $57 button that silently lets your partner know you want sex, and the internet is stunned

LoveSync is the "only set of buttons designed to get you laid," the Kickstarter fundraising campaign promises.
"Star Citizen" is already one of the most expensive video games ever made, and it wont be out until 2020 at the earliest.

Fans and investors have thrown over $250 million at this gorgeous, expansive video game. But it won’t hit store shelves until at least 2020

"Star Citizen" has been in development for seven years, but backers will need to wait til at least 2020 for the finished project.

A 22-year-old Singaporean who sold over 10,000 self-designed bags learned to do business by asking strangers on the street for advice

Chan even sought solace from random insurance agents (believe it or not) by asking for advice on dealing with rejection.