Remaining Pledge Fulfillment Update
I would first like to apologize for the slow speed and lack of updates regarding finalizing mPrinter Kickstarter pledge fulfillment. After a series of legal, manufacturing, and other delays, we... Read more
As noted in the last update, we are transitioning from making the circuit boards in-house, to using a third-party circuit board assembly company. We just received the first batch of... Read more
Project update - what we're doing to increase fulfillment speed
I wanted to take some time to give a more in depth explanation of our current shipping delays, outline our plan of action to address this, and provide some additional... Read more
Shipping starting on Wednesday of this week
We will be starting shipments to backers assigned to "Group A" on Wednesday. We will send an email 48 hours prior shipment so you can update shipping information if necessary,... Read more
Production printers rolling out
A lot has happened in the last two weeks. We got out first batch of cases and have begun assembling units. We will start shipping out the first printers... Read more
A quick update before the weekend
I wanted to provide a quick update to everyone. We received the bare circuit boards a few days ago and have been working hard assembling and testing. A... Read more
We're nearly there
First, I'd like to thank everyone for the patience. As noted in previous updates, the delays in the case manufacturing have caused some timeline issues. I truly appreciate your support... Read more
Case mold and shipping update
I wanted to provide a quick update on the shipping estimates. We have had a few additional minor delays that we are working to resolve as soon as possible.
Our... Read more
Approaching the Home Stretch
As some astute backers might note, we were supposed to have production samples cases in hand last week. However, there was a slight communication issue with our Chinese... Read more
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First, a quick update. Production of the various components continues and is on track for shipping towards the end of April, as noted in previous updates. We are... Read more
Updated shipping estimate, website preview, and more
Greetings everyone. I wanted to take a few minutes to provide a few updates.
Estimated Shipping Update
We had a few hiccups getting production of the injection molds started. There... Read more
New button, battery, and production-ready case
The last video got a lot of feedback and everyone seemed to like it, so I put together another one showing off some new features. This video goes over the... Read more
Video overview of the production-ready printer and website
I took some time today to film a video showing the physical printer, as well as printing some content from the website.
While this video focuses specifically on... Read more
I wanted to give everyone a mini update before we post a full video update next week. We've had two primary focuses the past couple of weeks: one, work on... Read more
First update of 2013
First of all, happy new year! Things are progressing well. If you haven't been following our blog, I recommend checking it out as I try to frequently post in depth... Read more
Rapid prototyping and other updates
On Thursday, we got the first rapid prototype of our case design. We chose to use SLA due to cost, material characteristics, and resolution. We sent the models off to... Read more
Greetings everyone. We have been making a lot of progress and everything is on schedule.
First, I apologize if I have not been able to directly reply to all messages.... Read more
Two weeks out - where are we now?
Hi everyone. It's been two weeks since we completed funding. I wanted to give a quick update on some progress we've made.
We've had a lot of requests... Read more
7 hours to go - a quick update on labels
First, I'd like to thank everyone for their support.
Next, we finally have some sample photos of printed labels. We have not yet finalized the formats that will be... Read more
Watch an mPrint live
We've setup a few sample triggered mPrints:
- Every time there's a new backer, a "receipt" is printed with a summary and your username
- You can SMS your message to +1... Read more
Nearly to $60,000 and going strong
I wanted to take a minute to give a few updates.
First, we've been working with a product designer on finalizing the case design. We hope to have that... Read more
Thanks for the support!
I wanted to take a minute and thank everyone for their support so far. We just broke $20,000 in pledges in less than 72 hours! We're currently in rapid development... Read more