Crowdfunding roundup

by Steven Sande, A Bluetooth boombox, smart lamp speaker and more.

Each week, TUAW provides readers with an update on new or significant crowdfunded Apple-related projects in the news. While our policy is to not go into detail on items that haven’t reached at least 80 percent of their funding goal, this update is designed to give readers a heads-up on projects they might find interesting enough to back.

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Starting off this week, we have something that every street performer will want – a custom portable Bluetooth boombox fittingly called the Street Performer. The boombox is made from laser cut wood to feature your logo or artwork and features a battery that will last for all 10 hours of your annoying street corner performance. There’s only one problem – the campaign has only 1 percent of its funding with three weeks to go.

Since you’ve been streaming music from your iPhone, you don’t have any need for that old fashioned CD player that’s mounted in your car’s dash, right? Well, how about turning the slot of that CD player into the bottom mount for Radmo, which bills itself as “the perfect mobile phone mount for your car”. They even show it holding an iPad Air, so this sucker is sturdy. It’s also funded to the tune of 716 percent with a month to go.

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