Small is soon in stock
The Manga Screen 2 Small was shipped to the warehouse today, and is set to arrive on Wednesday. All backers should have been imported to the system and so the... Read more
Great news everybody, the big screen has shipped!
There has been some hullabaloo in the logistics department here in the last few days and weeks, but at least now all... Read more
The old testing jig is dead. Long live the new testing jig!
Sorry for the radio silence the past few days, I just wanted to know the outcome before writing a new update.
During testing it was discovered that the testing jig... Read more
New PCBs are ready, here is the new timeline
Yesterday, the new estimate for shipping from the factory came in, so if there are no more snags, that will be April 17!
As for the Manga Screen small... Read more
We've hit a snag!
"No, no, no, no, no".
Those were my exact words when I got an email with the following pictures.
It looks like the footprint for the through holes do not... Read more
Quick update: New timeline
The celebrations of the year of the dog are now over and the account managers are back at the keyboard!
I got an updated estimate for the delivery of the... Read more
Plastic approved, Flex PCB working!
Last week was good! The plastic arrived and this time the PCB is stuck in it's holder without slipping, so I immediately jumped on the keyboard to say go ahead... Read more
It was almost perfect...
...but not quite.
It was with a heavy heart that I eventually realized that the injection molded parts were not sturdy enough to hold the PCB with the HDMI cable... Read more
Things are moving forward!
It's been a while since the last update, but that does not mean things have been standing still! Far from it, and today I got one package and a shipment... Read more
A video from Shenzhen!
We are back from Shenzhen, and it was really beneficial to visit the different factories, talk to suppliers and just share a bowl of noodles with those in charge of... Read more
TL;DR: Touch panels should be ready on November 27, and I'm leaving for Shenzhen today to oversee the PCB manufacturing. Just in time for Maker faire!
Long story: Gosh, so... Read more
Let's review the risks
Hi! There's been some progress since last time, here is the TL;DR
An expert needs to tune the touch firmware, so there will be delays.
Here is the long story:... Read more
Prototypes are back... and they work!
The UPS guy stopped by this morning with a small, but significant package. Filled up with shiny, white PCBs with the picture of a gloomy looking fella.
It was of... Read more
Prototypes are in the press!
It's been a couple of weeks since the Kickstarter was successful, and so now the money has ticked in, the manufacturers have all been notified to get ready and the... Read more
150%, Project we love and a semi-atomatic liquor cabinet
We just crossed 150% a few days ago, so wow! This is more than what was expected!
Kickstarter also sent an e-mail saying they love the project and awarded it... Read more
Funding successful + Stretch goals!
100% funded in less than a week!
Thanks a million to all of you for backing this :D
I woke up to find my aunt had tried to call me.... Read more
More rewards, and an inspirational Imgur!
The funding is progressing nicely, so thank you all for the nice backing! The funding goal is within reach: )
Four new rewards
One of the most asked questions has... Read more