Holiday Lamps Are Here!
Hey Backers, hope you've had a great year!
We've been busy manufacturing our second run of lamps, which are available today!
If you'd like to purchase another, looking for a... Read more
I mean it now
There are likely some lamps still getting to their destinations. These will be more isolated international countries.
If for some reason you still haven't received your lamp, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
We manufactured the lamp with the intent that it will last forever. I know that's a bold statement, but I mean it. LEDs don't have a simple lifespan estimate (it... Read more
The past 7 months working with you have been exhausting, but worth it. Thank you for your patience and appreciation. I'm personally sorry about logistical errors, electrical problems... Read more
Happy New Year! Podcast anyone?
Hey backers, Happy New Year! We hope you all had a wonderful break with your friends and families.
A couple weeks ago, I did a podcast with the blog Darkstation. We... Read more
2,400 lamps shipped! Time for a break.
It's been a crazy week, but we managed to get 2,400 lamps out into the world. We've heard that there were a few damaged shipments, and some upside-down... Read more
Unloading the Container!
Hey everyone, the container arrived this morning!
Unfortunately, our forklift didn't, so we had to improvise. Check out the time-lapse video we made!
CONTEST: At what point does Adam take a break... Read more
Hey everyone! Big news.
Just a few hours ago, the lamps cleared US Customs!I'm about to get on a flight to Los Angeles, and will be meeting the container... Read more
Customs exam on the shipment
Hey backers. We just received word that our shipment is going through an additional customs search called an MET exam.
The good news is that we can get the container... Read more
Lamps arrive in port tomorrow
Hey backers! Hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving, or just a great week if turkey wasn't on the menu.
After a long trip across the Pacific Ocean, your lamps... Read more
Hey Backers, hope you're having a great week!
So first big news: production of the first 3,000 lamps finished up on Saturday! We also passed China customs yesterday at the... Read more
Survey + New Blog Post
We just sent out the survey, so everyone that's eagerly awaiting a lamp, please fill this out!
Also, check out this new post from China about the tools... Read more
Mass production has started!
Hey backers, Happy Friday!
I just got back from my second trip to China, where I oversaw the assembly process. We're officially up and running! So far, 600 lamps have... Read more
Hey backers, Happy Friday! Check out our creative approach to drop testing below.
8-Bit Blog: Drop Test!
Back from China!
Hey 8-Bit Backers! Hope you had a great weekend.
I'm back from China and adjusting to the 15 hour time change. I had a middle seat on the flight back,... Read more
New posts on the 8-Bit Blog!
I've uploaded the next few updates from China! Here you go:
Hope you enjoy!
8-Bit Blog: China Edition
Hey backers! Adam here from China.
I've just posted my first installment on the 8-Bit Blog. Hope you enjoy!
Off to China!
Hey backers! Adam here.
This morning I'm getting on a plane to leave for China. This is the culmination of about a year's worth of work with our team in... Read more
Special Edition Lamps have shipped!
Hey backers, big news!
All the special edition lamps are complete, and shipped out yesterday! Those of you who pledged $125 and $145 should be seeing packages on your doorsteps... Read more
Last chance for SE survey
We're hard at work getting lamps together to ship out next week, and sometimes that means we need a little rest : )
For those of you who pledged... Read more
Special Edition Lamps are in production
We've been hard at work the last week getting our San Francisco production line up and running. At this point all the boards have been soldered, and we've... Read more
As a first note, to those of you wondering about the survey: we're deciding to hold off until just before delivery. We're only allowed to send it out... Read more
Hey awesome backers!
Hope you had an excellent weekend and a great start to your week. We've been hard at work getting the production ready, but took some time out... Read more
Thank you all so much... time to get moving!
Thank you all so much for an amazing campaign. The last few days were fantastic. We really appreciate you're support in helping us finish strong.
While we'd love... Read more
Win a free lamp in celebration of our final day on Kickstarter
Today is our last day on Kickstarter. To say thank you for all of your support, we're raffling a free Question Block Lamp!
To enter, fill in the... Read more
Less than 48 hours!
The excitement is building and the music getting faster! Less than 48 hours left until the campaign comes to a close.
We've received a bunch of emails from... Read more
Lamps will be made!!!
The memories still burn bright: eyes fixed to the TV, bowls of popcorn at our sides, fighting away sleep with every ounce of energy in our bodies. We had dreams... Read more
New Stretch Goals!
We're just over week out and things are looking great. As an incentive to hit our target, and hopefully surpass it, we're adding a couple of stretch goals... Read more
80% of the way there!
Hi everybody -
We’ve been floored by all your excitement and support. After only 15 days, we’re at just north of 80% of our goal!
To get over the finish... Read more
Almost halfway + Make Kickstarter Page
Hey backers, hope you had a great weekend!
We're 6 days in, and almost 50% there. Thank you all so much for pledging! Our teams in San Fran and Shenzhen... Read more
30% there and 500 strong!
YOU TOTALLY ROCK!
Thank you so much for your support. We've been incredibly excited to see all the pledges, as well as the posts around the web!
As soon as... Read more