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Juicies Second Act a Hit on Kickstarter

October 21st, 2013 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Technology, The Web

One of Hawaii’s earliest Kickstarter projects is back with a vengeance. Juicies+ is the follow-up to Juicies, a set of colored smartphone charging cables launched in 2011. And while that first project hit a few bumps in the road, the numbers for the sequel show solid confidence that founder Laurens Laudowicz will deliver. With 10 days […]

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Local Popsicles, Sauces Launched on Kickstarter

November 25th, 2012 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Food, The Web

Kathy Sills, the culinary artist behind the former Mission Houses Museum Cafe & Tea Parlor, says the Aloha Ice Cream Tricycle came to her in a dream. And she, her custom-made tricycle, and her handmade popsicles have become a fixture around town ever since her debut at “Eat the Street” last July. She even became […]

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Two More Hawaii Projects Kickstarted

May 23rd, 2011 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Events, Gadgets, Music, The Web

Thanks to crowdfunding service Kickstarter, and a lot of hard work and community support, two local projects met their fundraising goals last week and took a solid step toward reality. The delightfully simple Juicies project, which I profiled on Earth Day, blew past its $5,000 goal in only three days, and ended up with over […]

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