New App Releases, Step to the Beat Demos, and Go With Vi Challenge
Hey Vi Community-
The first Vi app updates of 2018 are here! We’re so excited to announce two highly-requested features with you all. We’ve also got a sneak peek at... Read more
Omri's Outlook: Vi’s First New Year
I hope you all had a great holiday season with your beloved ones. With the start of the New Year, I wanted to shortly reflect on what... Read more
Vi Challenge: Holiday Hustle starts tomorrow!
We all know how crazy the holiday season can get. The constant traveling, shopping, events, and more can be really stressful and impact your usual routine. But... Read more
Omri’s Outlook: Our 6-Month Roadmap
First, we can’t thank you enough for the ongoing support and love you guys have given us in the last few months. It’s truly the fuel to... Read more
The Latest App + OTA Releases, Facebook Live Recap, and Vi Ambassador Program
The past week has been super busy for our team, but we still wanted to check-in and share more info on the new updates, a recap of Facebook... Read more
Facebook Live With Cliff Chen, Chief of Creative And Product Experience
I hope to see you this Wednesday, November 8th at 12 PM EST, I'll briefly talk about the new app and OTA releases, training plans, and what’s coming up... Read more
More Interactions, Testing Voice Commands, and iOS + Android Updates
October is a big month for us with 3 updates coming up quick! We’ve already talked about the new OTA update and the first version of indoor running... Read more
AMA on Facebook Live
Omri here. Typically, I would post my monthly blog with the latest updates but instead, I’d like to personally invite each and every one... Read more
Community Forum Launch + Android, iOS, and OTA Updates
The first summer with Vi out in the world has come to an end. It’s definitely been a crazy past few months: from our launch on Amazon and... Read more
The New, The Next, and The Future of Vi
Omri here. It’s been awhile since I last checked in and things have been moving fast. Let’s dive right into it.
Two over-the-air hardware updates... Read more
Walking Beta Release, What We’ve Been up to, and Vi Education Tutorials
We hope you’ve been having a great summer! We’ve been working on tons of new features and improvements in the past couple of months. Read for info about... Read more
The 1st OTA Update is Here!
The 1st Over-The-Air (OTA) update has been released! Here’s everything you need to know:
How does it work?
First, we upload the update to our servers, then we... Read more
Letter from the CEO: Launch, Learn, Refine, Progress
I hope you had a great couple of months and are excited about what’s to come.
The hallmark of a great early adopter is a... Read more
All Units Fulfilled, Android + OTA Update, and Top Priorities
We hope you’re doing well and enjoying your training! We have lots of updates to share.
All Units Fulfilled!
Thank you all for your patience and support during... Read more
Next Tiers Shipping, 1st OTA Update, Your Feedback, and More Pics From You
It’s been just one week since our last update and we already have more to share!
We have started shipping Get Vi- 1st Batch, The Team... Read more
Android App Live, Shipping Info, Pics from You Guys, and More
Hard to believe it’s almost April! We wanted to share a few of updates since we began shipping.
Android App Live
The Android app is now available in... Read more
The Vi App, Part 2, and Shipping Update
It’s been a crazy few weeks for us but we’re excited to share some news: the Vi companion app is here and Vi device shipment continues to move... Read more
Homecoming: Omri's First Blog & First Units Shipped
My name is Omri, and I'm the CEO of LifeBEAM.
This blog will be a place where I indulge a bit. Most will be directly related to... Read more
The Vi App
We’re excited to give you an exclusive sneak peek at the Vi companion app, which you'll use when you workout with Vi.
There are 3 fundamental design... Read more
Reliability Testing Results & Shipping Schedule
We have important Reliability Testing results and shipping schedule info for you!
The results are in. Overall, we were pleased that only one critical DVT-1 component... Read more
Here we have an update on Packaging for you. More to come on Reliability Testing results and Shipping Schedule next week.
As we move towards our very... Read more
Reliability & Beta Testing, Shipping Schedule Coming Soon
Hey all— as promised, here’s a little more information on the reliability testing process. We’ll share results with you once they’re analyzed next week.
We know you’re eager to get... Read more
DVT-1 Unit for Testing
Hey all, Happy New Year! Here are more updates for you.
As mentioned in our last update, we’re currently on our model DVT-1 prototype, which tests Vi’s device... Read more
OTA Updates, Software, Chinese New Years, & Some Speedy Chip Sourcing
Hey all, check out where we’re at with OTA updates, software, some crazy sourcing our Operations Team did, and what Chinese New Years will do for production timelines.
Over The... Read more
Voice Over Breakthrough!
WOW you guys,
We’re a month and a half away from when we want to ship to you, and things are getting crazy. Were working around the clock, we’ve literally... Read more
Updates: Clinical Trials, Packaging, and more!
Hey all, we have more updates for you.
Overall, we’re in really good shape! We’re running many projects in parallel to get Vi ready for production. Our R&D and Manufacturing... Read more
Manufacturing Updates, Part 3
More news on the manufacturing and survey front. Check out what we’re working on now.
Shipping survey closes in 1 week
We've had great success with the survey,... Read more
Manufacturing Updates, Part 2
We have more updates for you!
Ergonomic/Fit Simulation Results
A few weeks ago we mentioned that we partnered with a top tier mathematical simulation team to run some... Read more
Voice Over Progress
We were too excited to save this Voice Over progress for the next big update, so we wanted to share it now. We’ll have more manufacturing updates coming... Read more
Manufacturing Updates, Part 1
Since the campaign wrapped up at the end of July, we’ve been working fast and furious to push manufacturing. We’d like to share where we currently are.
Creating... Read more
Inside Vi’s AI, Part 2: How Vi's AI Sets Goals
We sat down with product, fitness and AI specialists Elan Ben-Oni, Menachem Brodie, and Baruch Ter Waalfor Part 2 of how Vi’s AI works. This week we... Read more
Inside Vi's AI & Survey Coming Soon!
How does Vi’s AI work? We asked our Product, AI, and fitness specialists, Elan Ben-Oni, Menachem Brodie, and Baruch Ter Wal, to see how Vi was programmed... Read more
Campaign Complete! THANK YOU.
Kickstarter! We don’t know what to say... you blew us away!
The past few weeks have been a roller coaster— late nights, product breakthroughs, starting projects at the drop of... Read more
48 hours left! Let's finish strong!
Kickstarter! What a whirlwind with you guys.
First off, we hit our $1.5 Million stretch goal! Wow!
Now, we’re down to the last TWO days, which means: these next two... Read more
1 Week Left, and MyFitnessPal Stretch Goal!
New Stretch Goal!
We're all so happy here at LifeBEAM— Thank you for your huge support to our mission!
Our next stretch goal is hitting $1.5 million, and if we get... Read more
Validation Testing Update
Hey guys! We’re working fast and furious on the production of Vi. Check out some shots of her real-life validation testing.
These are not the final samples, but one of... Read more
Color Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Stretch Goal #2 Unlocked!
Wow you guys, we made it to $1 million all thanks to your support. We can't thank you enough!
You've unlocked the second stretch goal.... Read more
Inside Vi's Experience Design
Hey guys! New post for you this week. Cliff Chen, Vi’s Creative and Experience Director, shares his journey shaping the experience of Vi with us.
Designing Vi's Experience... Read more
NEW! Introducing Vi for Cycling!
Hey Kickstarter-- We have exciting news for you!
A lot of you asked if Vi will work for cycling.
Well, we're delighted to announce that Vi will now include a... Read more
Adventures in Prototyping
Hey guys! We thought it’d be fun to go behind the scenes on the design of Vi. To help create Vi, we brought in Industrial Design specialists at MINIMAL Design,... Read more
$750K Goal Achieved + 2nd Stretch Goal Announced!
1st Stretch Goal: Unlocked Now!
Wow you guys. You’re incredible! You helped us reach $750,000! We’re overwhelmed with the amount of support you’re giving us.
To celebrate, not only will... Read more
The Physiology of Working Out
We’re so glad you liked the Q&A With Zvika Orron, LifeBEAM’s CTO, that we asked him some more questions about how Vi works! Nerd out with us on... Read more
Stretch Goal #1: Vi Tech-Pack + Sizing Kit
You guys are the best! We can't believe you helped us raise half a million dollars!
STRETCH GOAL #1
To celebrate, we’re excited to announce our first stretch goal: if... Read more
The Science of Vi: Biosensing
Q&A with Zvika Orron, LifeBEAM’s CTO
Hey guys! We got lots of questions about how Vi works, so we took a minute to sit down with Zvika Orron,... Read more
Thank you for helping us reach our goal!
Wow guys, thank you! We were hoping we’d make a splash, but your enthusiasm for Vi has blown us away. We reached our $100K goal in 90 minutes!!!
Thank you... Read more