Simple Matrix Setup
Hey Backers! Well, with the Chinese New Year upon us I finally have some time to update the latest with the RGb-123 product line. The biggest news is that the... Read more
Happy New Year to Everyone!Things have been very exciting here and I look forward to what the New Year has to offer. I wanted to take a few minutes... Read more
Backers, I wanted to take this opportunity and fill you in on the latest happenings with the RGB-123 project.
Reward Fulfillment - There has been some confusion for those... Read more
RGB-123 Site Update
Website Update - I just wanted to let everyone know that I spent a better part of the weekend updating the www.rgb-123.com website with content from updates that have been previously... Read more
Full Scale Production
Backers, I hope that everyone had a great Thanksgiving Holiday. I wanted to let you know that we have been making great progress on many fronts.
Matrix Production - we... Read more
Real quick update here for those who have been wondering the status of their led matrices. The final shipment (3 of 3) of the printed circuit boards is set to... Read more
Late October Update
Backers, its been awhile since I have given a status update. Things have been a bit crazy as I try and keeps things on track for our November fulfillment of... Read more
Survey and Add-On Lockdown - 1700 Hrs 15 Oct 2013
Add-On Lockdown on 15 Oct 2013 - Backers, just a quick update to please, please, update your survey with shipping address at your Backerkit survey. We are at 90% completion... Read more
By Your Command!
Humans, "by your command" I have completed production of the 1x8 matrices and am ready to begin shipping all of the 1x8 orders. In preparation for the upcoming Halloween... Read more
Early Adopter Rewards - Shipped
8x8 Early Adopters - I just wanted to let you know that all of the 8x8 Early Adopter Rewards and add-ons will be shipping (Wed, 09 Oct 2013) or are... Read more
Surveys and Proof Status
Surveys - You should have received an email from BackerKit to complete your survey and add any additional matrices. During the process you should have confirmed your shipping address.... Read more
Early Adopter Boards - Packaging Begins!
Backers, I wanted to give you a quick update on the status for getting all set up with shipping of your rewards. I have received a bunch of new supplies... Read more
BackerKit Surveys and Add-Ons - 01 Nov 2013
Backers, I have just sent out via email, links to your BackerKit Survey. BackerKit is going to make it easier to manage your current pledges and any additional add-ons you... Read more
Hey Backers! I am long overdue for an update. First off things have been super busy here on my end. As simple an offering as the RGB-123 lineup is there... Read more
Campaign Finish Line Reached!
I just wanted to say thanks to everyone who pledged to this project. I started off with some pretty minimal goals and y'all have taken this to the next level.... Read more
RGB-123 meets Espruino
Very early on into this Kickstarter I partnered with Gordon Williams of Espruino. Gordon backed RGB-123 very early on. Because of his great Kickstarter I wanted to offer an option... Read more
Tetris meets RGB-123!
As of yesterday pledge backer and local maker Valentin Ivanov has put together a real cool project using a 16x16 prototype board. He has adapted some other code that he... Read more
Manufacturing Partner Named
Kickstarters, I have just arrived in Boston for the Open Source Hardware Association Summit 2013. It is shaping up to be a great event that I have been looking forward... Read more
Design for Manufacturing
Okay, this Kickstarter campaign has been going extremely well and I appreciate everyone's interest and pledges. I am trying to be very open with this project and share... Read more
How to Control the Led Matrix
Hey there backers! I have gotten a number of inquiries on how the leds are actually controlled. The short answer is that an embedded microcontoller (uController) of some sort is... Read more
The Way Ahead
Once again, I want to extend a big thank you to all of you who have pledged. I wanted to post a quick update on the roadmap for production of... Read more
Wow! Funding Goal Reached!
I wanted to say thank you to all who have pledged towards this kickstarter and allowed us to meet our funding goal. There are still 29 days to go and... Read more