Re: "The Coolest" cooler...
Interesting, but my personal opinion is that multifunction tools rarely do any of the functions well. That's the tradeoff for convenience. Hard to believe all the money raised though.
I think sites like Kickstarter have the potential to dramtically alter the landscape of internal R&D funding, which I don't think is necessarily a good thing. It has though, enabled some products come to the marketplace that wouldn't have seen the light of day otherwise.
SMB-less as of 02/04/2012. Our savings account is richer, but our adventures are poorer.