Hey everyone, been awhile since our last Zing update. We are busy working on a brand new feature for you guys - it’s not quite ready to demo (will very... Read more
Android App Missing
Multiple backers have reached out to let us know the Zing Android app is nowhere to be found on Google Play. We are aware of the issue and are working... Read more
Reward Shipping + Software Improvements
Hey everyone, happy belated Chinese New Year (year of the Pig) This Zing update ended up being kinda longish so here's the tl;dr:
found a problem with intl adapters, will... Read more
Hi everyone, a quick Zing shipping update for those of you still waiting to receive your rewards:
It took awhile to get everything set up, but we are finally all... Read more
Hey everyone, Daniel here with a really quick Zing update from Shanghai before I get on a plane to head back home -- this is really a continuation update from... Read more
Hey everyone, Happy New Year from team Zing. Daniel here with a quick production update before we dives into 2019: we completed the largest single batch of Zings we have... Read more
Software upgrades coming soon
Hey everyone. Merry almost Christmas! A quick heads up: we are going to roll out a bunch of software updates for Zing over the next 2-3 weeks, including a couple... Read more
Hey everyone, a quick call for help from team Zing: would any of you awesome backers be willing to help us translating the Zing app into some popular languages? Specifically,... Read more
Zing Path Prediction
Hey everyone, team Zing here with a quick video update to showcase our patent-pending path prediction (pppp) feature.
For this test the Zings have been configured to illuminate a dim... Read more
Hey everyone, Jonathan here for Team Zing -- Happy New Year!
This update is dedicated to our iOS backers. We apologize if our last Android update made you a bit... Read more
Zing Android App
My name is David Burgos. Merry almost-Christmas. I am happy to bring you a video update with a quick preview of the Zing Android app and a production... Read more
Modify the Phase Variance
Hey everybody, look what UPS dropped off today - our very first production Zing! And it’s beautiful.
I don’t really have anything else to add right now. To... Read more
Hey everyone, TGIF and a quick Zing development update before we head into the weekend: here's a video capture from our diagnostic app showing 5 near-production ZING hardware streaming sensor data... Read more
Hi everyone. Daniel here, reporting in after our Shanghai trip to meet with our contract manufacturer. Overall, things are on track. We had been working with this team on a... Read more
Shine on you crazy Zing!
Hi everyone, Randy here.
Thanks to your help, we crossed the $150,000 mark achieving our last stretch goal!
Zing can now shine on without being directly plugged into an... Read more
Zing API + DevKit
DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS!
Happy early Eclipse Monday everyone. A quick note to the makers and hackers -- a number of you have asked for developer and API-level access to Zing...
You... Read more
900 Backer & $100K
Hi everyone. Thanks to your help, we crossed the $100k mark this weekend. We are kinda blown away by your support – over 900 of you. This is much more... Read more
Houston, we have hit our first stretch goal - Battery Backup!
Hi, Randy here.
In less than 24 hours since announcement, our first stretch goal has been achieved. Wow! Team Zing thanks you. I thank you. My mom thanks you.
To refresh... Read more
Drum Roll Please….
Hi Randy here.
First, I want to thank all 166 backers who completed the survey. Along with a clear stretch goal winner we received some really good ideas. Thanks!
... Read more
Sometime early this morning we reached 100% of our funding goal. We have worked so hard and so long on this that it's still a bit difficult to process we... Read more
Stretch Goal Survey
Hi everyone. Happy Sunday. TL;DR: we are getting close to reaching our funding goal, help us decide what the stretch goal should be:
Obligatory campaign update: as of right... Read more
Hi everyone, a quick Zing update before the weekend. Sometime this morning we crossed 80% funding mark with just under 20 days left in the campaign. I think we are... Read more
Features and the Short List
Hi everyone. Let me introduce myself. My name is Randy Peerson. I am the elder statesman on Team Zing. Without divulging age I cut my teeth on the Apple II.... Read more
Camping with Zing
Hi everyone, a very quick campaign update and an interesting "use case" for Zing.
Thanks to over 350 backers, we are now more than 2/3 of the way to our... Read more
Hi everyone. Happy healthcare day! err... just a regular Friday for you international peeps. In any case, today I'd like to offer a quick introduction to Zing Locator.
First,... Read more
Middle of the Beginning
Look what you have done -- we are now half way there! I had this window open for the last 3 hours but don't really know what to say, except... Read more
Tripping the Light Worldwide, Part 2
Hi everyone. As promised, here’s a quick follow-up to the world power compatibility update. We tested the new snap-on socket modules using our 3D-printed prototype Zing shell -- we are... Read more
Tripping the Light Worldwide
Hi everyone. Happy very very late Sunday to y'all.
Big news: the international support we hinted and promised a few days ago is here. Zing will be plug compatible... Read more
Track all the Ideas
Hi Everyone. Happy Monday. Just a quick update: we've been getting a lot of great feedback and suggestions from our backers via the comments and messages. Thank you! Please keep them... Read more
Don't be a Hassle
Hi everyone. Hope you are having a great weekend. A quick update on the campaign. As of right now, not yet 5 days into this thing and we already have... Read more
Zing App Preview
In this first update, we want to give you a quick glimpse at the Zing app, which you will use to control and configure light settings and set... Read more