The National Airplane Contest!
As you’re well aware, paper planes are at the heart of what PowerUp is all about — youthfull imagination, endless creativity, learning through trial and error, and of... Read more
Exactly one year ago, many of you caught wind of an idea – possibly from a friend, possibly from Engadget – a Kickstarter set out to inspire and empower people... Read more
We’re coming down to the final days of fulfilling Kickstarter rewards, and the feeling is bittersweet. While there have been some hiccups along the way, Kickstarter has been an incredible... Read more
Latest shipping information for Kickstarter backers
As we stated in Kickstarter Update #22, we have had an issue with our logistics provider and a small percentage of backers have been effected. Unfortunately due to the complexity... Read more
Greeting PowerUp backers from beautiful Oshkosh Wisconsin and the EAA AirVenture Show. We are here showcasing the PowerUp 3.0 and meeting aviation fans young and old.
As we “go public” for... Read more
It’s time for another update on production and fulfilment.
Since we have over 20,000 backers here – all at varying stages of the fulfillment process – I’ve broken down this update to address... Read more
Android and More!
Production and Shipping Update
This will most likely be my last production-related update for you all, as I’m happy to announce that we are manufacturing the PowerUp modules... Read more
PowerUp 3.0 mass production
What an exciting (and exhausting) couple of weeks it has been! I am returning home today from a long factory visit in China, all to ensure that our... Read more
Here comes the home stretch!
Well, we’ve turned a major corner and here comes the home stretch!
Beta testing is complete and it was an incredible success. To each and every backer who... Read more
Android: Prepare for Liftoff!
Here’s a quick production update, and some exciting news for all you Android users out there!
Retooled and Ready for Production
We received our first order of the... Read more
It’s that time again… time for another production update!
We spent March manufacturing each individual component that makes up the PowerUp 3.0 module. All long lead items –... Read more
BackerKit is on its way!
Hello backers, Get excited, the BackerKit is on its way!
We’ll be sending everyone an email this Friday, March 21, at 12pm EST with a link to the PowerUp BackerKit,... Read more
I’ve returned from my trip to New York City, and what a trip it was! We had a great turnout at the American International Toy Fair that resulted in a... Read more
Rewards have begun to ship out!
We have some exciting updates in the PowerUP world today, so let’s get right to it. First up . . . rewards have begun to ship out! “We... Read more
We did it!
First of all, thanks to everybody for supporting our fundraising campaign. In 60 days we reached 21,412 backers, totaling $1,232,612. That’s phenomenal!
Now, in the last few days,... Read more
Last Chance To Get Your PowerUp 3.0!
As we wrap up our campaign and get ready to finalize our project, today we’re looking back at two full months of a truly awesome Kickstarter campaign. What... Read more
Thanks A Million & A New Reward For You!
After two super-busy weeks I’ve finally returned from my trips to China and CES in Las Vegas. These past two weeks have seen lots of activity for PowerUp... Read more
Happy New Year & Rewards!
We want to start the first update of 2014 by wishing all our backers, fans, and supporters a Happy New Year. We hope this year will be... Read more
A Christmas gift for you!
Ho ho ho, backers!
‘Tis the season for eggnog, mistletoe — and gifts!
In this update we’ll announce the winners of your vote for stretch goals and rewards — and,... Read more
Camera, Twin Engine, and Dogfight stretch goals!
Ready for some magicalER stretch goals?
Aerial dogfights, a camera on the PowerUp module, a double engine airplane, an accessory that will turn your PowerUp into a car,... Read more
In the last couple of days we’ve received plenty of questions. Today we wanna answer those that have been asked most frequently. We present to you: our Frequently... Read more
1) Android App
Now that we’ve launched the PowerUp 3.0 iOS app, we’re super-focused on developing the Android app and meeting the production schedule.
The first release of... Read more
Release the App!
We’re really flattered that almost 9,000 of you have backed our project. You guys are really awesome! Thanks for all the support!!
We’re currently approaching the $500,000 mark... Read more
Stretch goal ideas -- keep 'em going!
OMG, what’s happening? Looks like we got you really excited about new stretch goals! In the last 5 days we’ve received dozens of ideas from you: some simple,... Read more
$150,000 worth of Android love
Another busy day on the PowerUp 3.0 Kickstarter Page and our team is thrilled by the overwhelming response of emails, messages, and inquiries from backers and press pouring... Read more
PowerUp 3.0 is going berserk!
Wow, we’re simply blown away by your awesome support! Thanks a bunch for trusting in our idea and for backing our project! In the first few hours after... Read more