Reminder: Launch Party on Saturday
Just a quick reminder if you're in the Bay Area and free on Saturday, we're having our launch party at TechShop. Details in the last update. Great if... Read more
You're Cordially Invited to the Official Launch of the Hugalopes.
Where: TechShop San Francisco
When: Saturday, April 6 2013 @ 2 PM
Everyone put on your dancing shoes... Read more
This is the post where I realize something profound.
People have been picking up their Hugalopes and packages have started going out via UPS and USPS and I've been putting in some very long hours continuously since the shipment... Read more
Mini-event Tomorrow at Lake Merritt
Wow, I've been working pretty long hours without a break and no days off since the shipment came in and I'm exhausted. But I don't really have time to just... Read more
We're in business & Hugalopes are for sale! It's really happening!
Many of you have inquired about purchasing additional Hugalopes. Not only does this warm our hearts (it totally does!), it's the key to staying in business. So please tell all... Read more
Shipping Madness! Yay!
It's utter madness at Hugalopes HQ - there's so much to be done and sleep is not on the "to do" list! We've unwrapped, sorted and re-packed all the bonus... Read more
And away we go! The Hugalopes have arrived at HQ and we're preparing them for shipment!
The Hugalopes Have Landed.
- If you have a last minute change of address to make, please let us know now. Just send us a message.
- This is a... Read more
Hugalopes, the Early Days
With a mere day or so left in our Kickstarter campaign, it seemed a nice time to look back a bit at how far we've come. Here's a picture of... Read more
The Hugalopes Love... Pizza
Martin McGrath of the Boot & Shoe Service restaurant (one of the reasons the New York Times named Oakland a place to visit in 2012) stops by the studio to... Read more
The Hugalopes Love Bach.
Thanks to the lovely Cat Bodnar (what a great sport!), the Hugalopes play the violin.
Just a couple days left in the Kickstarter campaign. We're so excited! Tell everyone... Read more
The Heartbeat Hackalope. Oh. My. Gosh.
More crazy fun from our friends in L.A.
We think it would be super fun to wear the Heartbeat Hackalope whilst running around on the playa. Thanks to Dick Whitney... Read more
We've been hacked! Because our friends are Mad Scientists.
One of our good friends, Richard Whitney, got a little carried away with the LEDs recently. This is the result of his first experiments. More to come...
If you can... Read more
My favorite lesson from startup life.
My favorite lesson learned from my experience as an entrepreneur is about the real nature of progress in a startup. If you take a look at all the times Molecular... Read more
We changed our cover poster today and it's worth an explanation. With just ten days left in our campaign, deciding that one of them shouldn't count is painful. But this... Read more
Hugalopes Theater Presents: The Hiccups!
What happens when Hugalopes get the hiccups? We found out. Enjoy.
If you have an idea for a video you'd like to see us shoot, let us know (but... Read more
The Fluffy Face of High Tech
Just a few years ago, it was impossible for two people like us to dream this big.
But today, thanks to Maker Faire and TechShop and Kickstarterwe are in... Read more
Dreams Come True
I wear Hugalopes everywhere I go. People can't help smiling when they see them. Kids on the subway just watch the top of my head and won't stop staring. Folks... Read more
New Bonus Rewards for Backers (Our Thanks to You for Spreading the Word)
We know your support is critical to our success – in addition to pledges, getting the word out is essential – and we want to thank you for all... Read more
Better than a pony (Thank you for a great holiday season)
Thank you Kickstarter backers for the best gift we could have hoped for - a wonderful start to our campaign. This means the world to us and we're so excited... Read more