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Mobile Pixels unveils upgraded Trio & Trio Max triple-laptop screen kits (crowdfunding)

There are plenty of portable displays designed to plug into a laptop to give you a dual-screen experience on the go. But Mobile Pixels is one of the only companies offering triple-screen solutions designed to attach to a laptop and give you extra displays on the left and right sides. Four years after launching a […]

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Dasung Link hits Indiegogo for $299 and up (6.7 inch E Ink touchscreen monitor for your phone)

Dasung has been using E Ink displays to make unusual devices for years, including tablets and monitors with paper-like black and white displays. But the Dasung Link might be the company’s weirdest product yet: it’s a 6.7 inch portable touchscreen  monitor meant to be paired with a smartphone, allowing you to view and interact with […]

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PlanetPC XR mini PC dramatically fails to meet crowdfunding goals (Linux PC with ARM-based processor and integrated touch panel)

The PlanetPC XR Series is a compact desktop computer with an ARM-based processor, Ubuntu Linux software, plenty of ports and storage options. There’s also an unusual touch panel on the front that can be used to control some of the PCs functions or display information. There’s just one catch: it’s unclear if you’ll ever actually […]

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Abxylute cloud gaming handheld hits Kickstarter for $189 and up (crowdfunding)

The Abxylute handheld game console features a 7 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel LTPS LCD display, game controllers including hall effect joysticks and sensors, a gyroscope for motion controls, two vibration motors and stereo speakers. With a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 processor and 4GB of RAM, the Abxylute isn’t a particularly powerful device. But that’s because the […]

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MNT Pocket Reform crowdfunding campaign begins (mini-laptop with a modular, open design for $899 and up)

The MNT Pocket Reform is a tiny, Linux-friendly laptop computer with a 7 inch display, a modular design that makes it repairable and upgradeable and an open source design that also makes it customizable. First announced last year, the Pocket Reform is now up for pre-order for $899 and up through a crowdfunding campaign at […]

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MNT Pocket Reform open hardware mini-laptop hits Crowd Supply March 14 (crowdfunding)

The MNT Pocket Reform is a compact laptop with a 7 inch display, a mechanical keyboard, a modular design that lets you swap out the processor and other components, and an open hardware design that makes the whole thing customizable. Under development for the last year or so, the Pocket Reform is made by the […]

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PlanetPC XR is a Linux mini PC with a touchscreen display and ARM processor (crowdfunding)

Planet Computers makes smartphones that look like pocket computers thanks to their QWERTY keyboards that are (just barely) big enough for touch typing. And they function like pocket computers thanks to support for both Android and Linux software. Now the UK-based company is branching out by launching a line of compact desktop computers. The PlanetPC […]

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DomyFan is a 12.3 inch portable touchscreen display with speakers (crowdfunding)

DomyFan is a portable touchscreen display with built-in stereo speakers, mini HDMI and USB Type-C inputs, and an unusual aspect resolution. It’s a 12.3 inch, 1920 x 860 pixel screen with a 16:7 aspect ratio. The Chinese company behind the DomyFan says it will have a retail price of $259 when it begins shipping in […]

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Crowdfunding fail: Mycroft Mark II open source smart display is no longer shipping to Kickstarter backers

The Mycroft Mark II is designed to be an open source, privacy-focused alternative to smart speakers and smart displays powered by voice assistant software from Amazon, Apple, or Google. The developers of the open source Mycroft voice assistant launched a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for the Mark II in 2018 and, after a series of setbacks, […]

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Storaxa is a NAS and WiFi 6 router and up to 5 HDDs and 4 SSDs (crowdfunding)

There are a growing number of relatively inexpensive mini PCs with multiple Ethernet ports, allowing you to build your own router, firewall, or other networking appliances. But Storaxa goes further than most. It has four 2.5 GbE Ethernet ports and support for WiFi 6, allowing you to use it as a networking device. But it’s […]