December 17, 2015 Update
Here is the information we received today.
This is a picture of the new PCB sample with the Realtek chip.
Our supplier may need around 2 more weeks to revise... Read more
Update December 16, 2015
Hi Foobler Kickstarter Backers,
Here is the promised update based on the earlier published schedule.
Today is Dec 16. We are awaiting confirmation from our supplier on the new PCB... Read more
App status and fulfillment schedule
Here are some screenshots of the latest version of the Bluetooth Foobler App:
We now have over 100 foot range between our smartphones and the Bluetooth Foobler samples we are... Read more
Quick update: Bluetooth circuit boards.
We just were informed by our supplier that we will be receiving the next round of functioning bluetooth Foobler circuit boards later this week. We will let you know when... Read more
Bluetooth iOS App update
The newest version of the app is ready. See our video above.
We eagerly await the latest matching PCB boards for final verification.
We will post that update as... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler update Aug 13, 2015
We are now working with a new software development source to build the software from the ground up. The delays and costs with our initial plan have not worked out... Read more
Hello Bluetooth Foobler Backers-
The progress on the Bluetooth Foobler continues and the software coder we hired to do this has managed to get several more features working since our... Read more
Other fun news, the San Francisco Zoo Rhinoceros Foobler Project
TGiF Design has been fortunate to have recently been asked to be a part of the San Francisco Zoo’s Animal Wellness development program. The Zoo’s VP of Animal Wellness has... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler and more progress update May 20, 2015
While we’ve been quiet, we have been very busy working on the Bluetooth Fooblers at TGiF Design!
Thanks for all the great feedback from backers of the original Foobler. We... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler Progress Update March 19, 2015
Dear Bluetooth Foobler Supporters!
We had a very fruitful discussion with our manufacturer last night and we are moving full steam ahead on the Bluetooth Fooblers. Although it does... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler Progress Update March 17, 2015
Our factory is back from the Chinese New Year Holiday and we are making excellent progress on the Bluetooth Foobler circuit board. Here is a picture... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler Progress Updates February 18, 2015
Dear Foobler Supporters,
There’s been a host of issues with the electronics and hardware design of the Bluetooth Foobler that we have been actively working to improve alongside our... Read more
The latest on the Bluetooth app and PCB for the Foobler
The Foobler Team has been working hard developing the code for the chip that controls the Bluetooth Foobler. Although there have been several unexpected issues using the chip... Read more
Bluetooth Foobler (we're sorry for the delays in updates)
As you are likely aware we have been stumbling recently on updates. That doesn’t mean we have not been working. Here’s the latest with what we’ve been up to since... Read more
Fulfillment of the Original Foobler Units
If your Original Foobler has not been received please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Make sure to provide the contact information you used when you backed the project on Kickstarter or... Read more
Update September 25 2014
The Foobler Team had a great meeting with the manufacturer this week and we have updates on the Foobler Bluetooth Edition, the Foobler trademark and more.
Foobler is now a... Read more
Original Fooblers are now shipping, Bluetooth surveys are out, and more!
Panda-monium (we really mean it)
We have a special new product tester who’s been doing his best for us.
This is our new friend Tenzing he’s the newest arrival at the San Francisco Zoo.... Read more
Our first July update for Foobler
We’ve had a big month with some real movement. Tomorrow we receive the latest pre-production models
If you have a Bluetooth Foobler model coming we’ll be sending out your... Read more
Here's the latest from Team Foobler.
Thank you for all your patience!
We've been working hard to test and verify the durability of the Foobler. Our teammate Dan just returned from China working... Read more
May 10th status update for the Foobler
We’ve been burning plenty of midnight oil here and we know a number of you are curious where your Fooblers are. We will deliver no Fooblers until they are ready. ... Read more
Hello again! Thanks so much for those surveys! Please keep them coming if you haven't sent yours in yet!
The Foobler early April update
Things are getting very exciting! In our last update we showed you the packaging and some of our injection molded parts. The nearest in this image are our early prototypes,... Read more
Check your inbox for surveys if you supported us for a sticker or a shirt!
Check your inbox for surveys if you supported us for a sticker or a shirt (only)!
Just fill it out and get it back to us! If you're on the... Read more
The latest March Foobler update! First shots, packaging, and more!
We have a bunch of news here at Foobler so we want to keep you all up to date!
1. Most importantly first shots are HERE! First shots mean actual... Read more
Foobler is a hit! Pre-sale, and ChopBowl!
Here’s the latest on Foobler!
- Development & Tooling: We’re kicking off tooling and we’ll share images and info soon!
- Pre-sale! Did you miss out on our Kickstarter campaign, or you... Read more
Just 2 hours left! Pledge & Share now! Thank you so much for your support!
We have just two hours left!
If you're going to support the campaign, please get your pledges in now!
If you've already supported, one last share would be a huge... Read more
The Bluetooth Model offer is NOW LIVE!! (We did it a bit early!) Upgrade your pledge and share! Only 2 days left!
The Bluetooth perk level model is now available!
So we’re launching the Bluetooth Foobler NOW!
We only have 2 days left! We want to share the new model with... Read more
Just 4 Days left! Keep Sharing!!! We can still hit $80,000 & enable the bluetooth pledge level!
That's right just 4 days left!
Please help us achieve our stretch goal by sharing the campaign!!
We're getting down to the wire now. Simple things like tweeting, facebooking,... Read more
We crossed $60,000! 7 days left to get to our stretch goal now!
Thank you again for your tremendous support!
We can still reach the stretch goal of $80,000 with your help!
In the meantime, enjoy your Sunday!
What's a "stretch goal"?
For the uninitiated Foobler Kickstarter supporters out there a “Stretch Goal” allows us the opportunity to add new features or products to our Kickstarter offer.
After achieving our initial funding... Read more
Stretch Goal! When We Raise $80,000 We Will Offer the Foobler With Bluetooth and Phone Apps! UPDATED IMAGE
Do we have a question for you! (It's a 1 question survey!)
Oh lovely backers and prospective supporters. We've got a very special question for you.
It's filled with awesome and we think it's really worth your time.
A special thanks to... Read more
We passed our first funding goal! The Foobler is going to be REAL! THANK YOU!
Thank each and every one of you for your amazing support!
We couldn't have done it without your support, encouragement, and sharing!!
We have some new goals and items coming... Read more
WOW! This is support is fantastic! We can do this!
Thanks to you our wonderful Foobler early adopters our outlook for achieving our goal is really looking great!
We've had some amazing public support from so many of you already!... Read more
Want to see it in action?
Yesterday we filmed Boomer being fed. Boomer had previously pushed the Foobler into the hallway at his last feeding so he attacked it where it was when the bell rang.... Read more
Hello Amazing Backers!
To begin, THANK YOU!
The support thus far has been overwhelming. We still have quite a long way to go to reach our goal of funding the Foobler project.... Read more