Product Hunt Daily Digest
January 9th, 2019

The Golden Kitty finalists. Upvote your favorites πŸ†
Cast your votes

🚨 Golden Kitty News 🚨

Over the past week you all nominated your favorite products of 2018 across 22 CATegories. We tallied up over 12,000 nominations. Here are the finalists:

🌟 Product of the Year
πŸ“± Mobile App
πŸ›  Hardware
😎 Augmented Reality
🌚 Side Project
πŸ‘€ Lifehack
πŸ–‹ Design Tool
πŸ–₯ Dev Tool
πŸ™€ WTF
πŸ—£ Audio and Voice
🌈 Diversity and Inclusion
πŸ‘Ύ AI and Machine Learning
πŸ’ͺ Health and Fitness App
🏠 Smart Home
πŸ“š Founder Books
πŸ’° Fintech
πŸ” Privacy-Focused
🐈 Made with Product Hunt API
🌍 Social Impact
πŸ’» Maker of the Year
πŸ€— Community Member of the Year

To pick our finalists for β€˜Community Member of the Year’ and β€˜Maker of the Year’ we pulled data from all of 2018 and created a model to compare individuals against a number of metrics including (but not limited to) their Maker goals, comments, upvotes and product launches.

Check out the complete list and upvote your favorites πŸ˜»πŸ†

Voting starts today and closes Tuesday January 15th at 6pm PT. The winners will be revealed on Thursday January 17th!

Note: We host these awards every year to throw the spotlight on unique projects and people. That said, we’re very grateful to the entire Product Hunt community and all makers around the world who are launching projects every day. Here’s to makers everywhere β€” we salute you. πŸ™Œ

HIGHLIGHT

Yesterday, we asked the community: β€œWhat's an app that has changed your life recently?”

We weren't prepared for the responses. Add your thoughts! πŸ’¬