almost funded: Torso!
Many of you have already checked-out our new "Torso" project--so thank you! For those who haven't: If you're now using an iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, or iPhone 5S; then... Read more
Torso is here!
It has been a while! This is a very exciting update for me, because we are finally ready to launch the next generation of "Twig." Our new product is... Read more
WIDE BODY: straps for Pebble
I have something exciting to report today: we just launched a new project!
So--first of all--it's not Twig related. Lightning Twig? Micro-USB Twig? Those are coming. Stay tuned. This... Read more
viva las CES
Two of us are flying out of here tomorrow morning for the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. 150,000 people from all over the world visit CES each... Read more
like Twig on Facebook
The Twig page on Facebook is a fun place to be. We've got movies, photos from fans, tips and tricks, and you can post photos, too! We're also using... Read more
then share it
Most of you have Twigs, and folks seem to love these things!
We have shipped 4,532 packages! That's almost everybody, but there are still about... Read more
Many of you will receive your rewards today, so we built this short video to guide you through the instructions for using Twig. The instructions are not complicated. You... Read more
stay on target
We're sending out your rewards starting Monday! After our long production audit at the factory and the subsequent jet-lag from my trip back home, it seems like it's been... Read more
Let's get right down to it. The new iPhone 5 and its brand-new Lightning connector are amazing, but our first Twig product is built for the larger connector. We're... Read more
on the road again
We are on the way to China again tomorrow (Friday) morning. All three of us are going to be there for a week to fine-tune the already-awesome work that... Read more
File this under "tooting our own horn." Twig was in the Wall Street Journal yesterday--where it was listed among the best examples of great Kickstarter projects. Check it out... Read more
samples: a movie
Our suppliers sent the first rough pre-production samples to us, and they are beautiful. To clarify: the samples are beautiful while our suppliers are "athletic." Take a closer look... Read more
I'm heading back home tomorrow morning (it's 10:50 PM in this timezone). It was a very productive trip, and I am exhausted, but I still managed to edit a... Read more
Travel update: I am flying to China tomorrow. I will be visiting with our suppliers to review and finalize plans for development and production--and we may even get to... Read more
I spent the Fourth of July holiday with my family on the east coast. Like many families, we gathered around the table after dinner and told stories. Fueled by... Read more
We had another television reporter in our office! Lincoln Graves and the KATU team did a nice story on Twig yesterday, and Shauna Parson's crew at KPTV broadcast a... Read more
check out "Hone"
So I just backed another pretty cool project here on Kickstarter, and I'm sharing it with you because I've heard that you like products that are simple and fun... Read more
salami and Square
Our neighbors at the office run Olympic Provisions--the finest cured meat company in Oregon. They have restaurants located next to their curing facilities, and they use Square to process... Read more
Facebook page, too.
So we built a Facebook page for this thing. http://www.facebook.com/asdf3f
Can't get enough Twig news and behind-the-scenes updates? Go there for more. While you're there, be sure to "like"... Read more
news from WWDC + new pledge levels
UPDATE FROM APPLE WWDC.We kept our eyes on the news from Apple's developers conference this morning. The biggest news for Twig backers is: cellular FaceTime! With the next... Read more
glow in the dark ?
Thanks to your amazing support, we doubled our target funding goal this week. This, in turn, triggered our first "stretch goal" bonus: a protective USB cap and premium (yet... Read more
Thank you very much for one *crazy* first week. We have nearly doubled our target goal. This initially seemed insane to me, but I'm starting to realize that folks... Read more
1000 + backers!
Thank you for so generously embracing Twig from Day One! Believe it or not, there are now more than a thousand Twig backers--from all over the world! Your support... Read more
International backers: regarding shipping
So we've received some requests for better international shipping rates from fans in Great Britain and Canada. It looks like we were too conservative with the original umbrella $19 adder... Read more
People have been asking about the background music in the video. It's a chiptune from two gamers out of Manchester, "Two Hearts Away From A One Up". They couldn't be... Read more