4 Kickstarter Projects You Should Back This Week - June 30th, 2015

by Chris Johnson June 30, 2015

This week we're looking at 4 extremely exciting, newly launched projects.

We've got an update on an old favourite that we covered before and a few other projects that will blow your mind. We recommend you go fund these projects immediately, because the early bird specials are sure to go quickly!

Weather Point 2.0 - The World’s Smallest Weather Station

Weather Point is an individual keychain weather station. Measures temperature, humidity, UV, atmospheric pressure on your mobile device.

We at BiteMyApple absolutely adored the original Weather Point and are happy to support this updated version.

What Is Weather Point 2.0?

As we like to call it "your individual and personal weather station", Weather Point 2.0 is actually an innovation in weather monitoring and measuring.

Dimensionally small and convenient to carry around in your daily activities, it is functionally more than helpful due to the facts that works as thermometer, humidity meter, UV index & atmospheric pressure meter and it is compatible with your mobile devices . Supports iOS & Android .

At any moment , at any location , Weather Point 2.0 provides you with temperature , pressure, UV and humidity measurements.

Cute and elegant, stylish, fashionable, convenient and very necessary piece of your daily outfit to help you go throughout your day without rainy or any other weather surprises. 

Simply plug it in, read it and you are all set to go!


As of writing the Weatherpoint 2.0 has already raised $76,982 compared to the initial $25,000 goal!

Pre-orders can still be had for only $19 with 23 days to go.

Estimated delivery date: October 2015

Weatherpoint 2.0


Floating Record™ Vertical Turntable

High-Performance Vertical Turntable with Full-Range Stereo Speakers. Built in Chicago.


What Is The Floating Record?

The Floating Record is a high-performance turntable that plays your records vertically through built-in, dynamic, full-range stereo speakers (or via RCA line out). We reimagined turntable technology that uses audiophile-grade materials and components. The result is a visually and mechanically sound way to experience vinyl music.


Vinyls Take Up A Lot Of Space

Traditional record players take up a lot of space and require additional components such as pre-amps, amps, integrated receivers, speakers and all the necessary cables. However, the Floating Record’s integrated design allows it to beautifully fit into most environments with ease.

Full Range Stereo Speakers

The Floating Record comes with a dynamic, full-range audio system. We use two Tymphany 2” neodymium speakers driven by a 15w per channel digital amplifier. The speaker cavities incorporate tuned bottom porting to offer superior bass response. We achieved the best possible sound without compromising aesthetics or performance.

The Floating Record has raised a staggering $809,213 as opposed to the original $50,000 goal and there are still 27 days to go!

Most of the early bird specials are gone, but you can get yours (in walnut) for $349 - the Floating Record will retail for $449

Estimated delivery date: December 2015

Floating Record


Silk by Saffron - Smart LED Lighting - Bring Sunlight Inside

Silk by Saffron is a smart LED bulb that automatically adjusts its color temperature so you get light tailored to your circadian rhythm.

The Problem

Artificial light has consequences - mainly that it confuses your internal clock. From the lights at the office, to the lights at your home, all of these things affect your hormones and the functionality of your body.

The Solution

The Silk Light is a smart LED bulb that automatically adjusts its colour temperature throughout the day so that you get light tailored specifically to your biological internal clock!

The Silk Light features:

  • Quick & Easy Setup
  • Autonomy (no babysitting required)
  • Flexibility (the Silk app allows for scheduling and zoning)


With 37 days to go, the Silk has raised $25,831 out of their original $100,000 goal.

Early bird specials are available for $99 - this gets you 3 bulbs and a bridge.

Estimated delivery date: January 2016

Silk Light


3DSimo Mini - The ultimate creator's tool

The 3DSimo Mini is the ultimate creator’s tool. Designed to be more than a 3D pen, it prints, solders, burns and cuts.

This project is pretty straightforward! The 3DSimo Mini does:

3D Drawing

3D Printing - There are no limitations on materials and thanks to adjustable temperature and speed. You can draw with a variety of materials (1.75mm width strings) including: Laybrick, ABS, PLA, PETG, HIPS, FLEXI, Laywood, Thermochrome, and Flourescent. See the differences below.

Soldering - You can set the device temperature to up to 490°C depending on the melting point of the metal you choose to use.


Cutting Into Foam Materials - Setting the right profile on this extension piece allows you to cut into Polystyrene, Depron, EPP, Foam, Balsa and thin Plexiglas and rubber-like materials.

Burning - With different extension piece you can choose change settings to guarantee the best burn for both wood and leather.

With 24 days to go, the 3DSimo Mini has raised $30,143 compared to their original $70,000 goal.

There are still a few early bird specials available for $89 - the 3DSimo Mini will retail for $129!

Estimated delivery date: January 2016

3DSimo Mini


BiteMyApple is a platform that brings together innovators and consumers.

In addition to being a one-stop shop for the latest Apple tech accessories on the market, we want to keep you informed on innovative Kickstarter projects.

Helping these projects come to fruition benefits us all as consumers and the site was built as a platform to facilitate creativity, innovation, and the entrepreneurial spirit.

Chris Johnson
Chris Johnson


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