Welcome to the Top 5, Reading Rainbow!
As huge fans of Reading Rainbow, Team Pebble is stoked to see LeVar Burton’s campaign join the top five most-funded Kickstarter projects ever—congratulations are in order! To help Reading Rainbow... Read more
Pebble appstore now on Android + new partners
We're happy to announce that the Pebble Android app featuring the Pebble appstore is now available for download from the Google Play store. It's taken a bit longer than expected,... Read more
Pebble appstore now live!
You’ve all been patiently waiting for the Pebble appstore to launch and the day has finally arrived!
We’re extremely proud to announce that the Pebble appstore is now live with... Read more
It’s time! We’re shipping Pebble Steels.
We’re please to announce that Pebble Steel is now shipping. Early orders are leaving the factory today, and shipping confirmation emails are starting to go out. We appreciate your patience... Read more
Meet Pebble Steel + Pebble appstore + new partners
Two thousand and thirteen was an incredible year for Pebble. We shipped to you, our amazing Kickstarter backers, landed at Best Buy, AT&T and Amazon, enabled iOS 7 notifications, launched... Read more
Something Special Coming This Way to CES...
Hello Pebblers and happy new year!
It's finally time to show off some of the work that Team Pebble has been working furiously on. Please join us Monday, 6 January... Read more
Do Not Disturb + More Notification Controls
Happy holidays! We’ve been working hard (like elves in a workshop) to improve the Pebble experience and platform. Today, we’re happy to announce the release of PebbleOS v1.14, which addresses... Read more
iOS 7 Notifications Update Now Available + Caller ID
We're happy to report the iOS 7 notification we announced last week has been approved by Apple. The latest Pebble app for iOS v 1.3 is now available for download... Read more
iOS 7 Notifications + Pebble SDK 2.0 + Thanks!
When we first envisioned Pebble, our goal was to deliver a truly useful smartwatch you could easily customize with apps, watchfaces and notifications. Pebble is designed to be an open... Read more
It's (almost) Software Time!
Apologies for the radio silence the last couple months. We know it has been a long time since we shared an update, but we've had our heads down... Read more
Pebble iOS Email Notification Update + Pebble Developer Event
Email Notifications now work from iOS devices!
Today we released an update to the Pebble iOS App with the long awaited email notification feature! Now iOS users can receive email... Read more
What's Next for Pebble
It's been an incredible few months for Pebble. Since January, we've shipped over 93,000 Pebbles to backers and pre-order customers in over 150 countries around the world. Team... Read more
White Pebbles Shipping + OS v1.12 + Watchapps + Best Buy
White Pebbles now shipping
At long last, white Pebbles are shipping! We have begun the process for the first batch, which will reach about half of the waiting Backers. More... Read more
Pebble OS 1.11 + Orange/Grey Shipping + 2-way Apps + Germany
Pebble OS 1.11
We've released an updated firmware with a few new features and bugfixes:
- Multiple notifications can now be viewed if they arrive within a short timeframe.
- Fix... Read more
2-way Communication Added to SDK + Orange/Grey/White Update + We're Hiring!
Thanks to @brdrck for the Pebble render!
Today we're pleased to announce that 2-way communication is now enabled for 3rd party Pebble watchapps! You can download the updated SDK (now... Read more
RunKeeper now works with Pebble! (iOS and Android)
The moment that you've been waiting for has now arrived! RunKeeper has released an update for their iOS and Android apps with full Pebble support.
To use RunKeeper with... Read more
Freecaddie + Red Shipping + Apps + Fiesta!
Freecaddie for Android launches Pebble support!
Pebble on the links, courtesy of TomHTweets
For those excited to venture out onto the course after a nice long winter, have we got the... Read more
PebbleOS 1.10 + Proof-of-concept Watchface SDK
PebbleOS 1.10 Update
We've released an updated firmware with a few new features and bugfixes:
- Fix for watch-side battery life bug for some iPhone users. (Some users were reporting that... Read more
Color Pebble Production + 12/24 hour Watchfaces
We’re happy to report that all* black Pebbles for Kickstarter backers have left the factory and are making their way through the fulfillment process to their owners now. That is... Read more
Pebble Watchface SDK Coming Out in April
Big news this week is that we're getting the watchface SDK ready to be out into the wild. We're going to publish it during the 2nd week of April.... Read more
New Watchfaces, Colors and Help Portal
We posted a couple new watchfaces available to install on your Pebbles today. You can find them inside the Pebble App for Android and iOS (you may need to close... Read more
Manufacturing and Software Updates
Our production line is humming along, with the daily output creeping upwards to 1,500 Pebbles per day (PPD). Overall, it takes about 2 weeks for a single Pebble to be... Read more
Pebble iPhone and Android Apps Available
Apps Available Now
Well, that was timely. Just as the first Pebbles went out the door, our iPhone app was approved. We've also uploaded the Pebble Android app to Google... Read more
Shipping and Mass Production updates
Master cartons departing the Pebble factory
Pebble will start shipping today! We'll be sending out the first batch to the very first backers this afternoon. There are still some... Read more
CES Announcement recap
Without any further ado, the moment you have all been waiting for has arrived – we’re thrilled to announce that we’ll begin shipping Pebble on January 23rd. We’ve... Read more
Pebble, live from CES!
Just a quick reminder that we will be streaming our CES press conference live through our website at 9am (PST). Please tune in to watch a full Pebble demonstration and... Read more
It's (almost) Time
We've got some big news. We'll be sharing it live with all our Kickstarter backers next Wednesday January 9th at 9am PST (California Time).
You can tune in on Jan... Read more
PV + Long Straps + Gold-Master software
Production Verification (PV) build
Just a regular day on the DV2 assembly line, pumping out watches and tweaking the line
Just a fraction of all the custom gluing jigs that... Read more
Final Colors + SMS on iPhone!
Without further ado, I'd like to present photos of the final Pebble colors! We've been working hard with our plastics vendor for a while and we're all extraordinarily... Read more
DV Build at the Factory
DV build complete
Over the last 2 weeks, we've ironed out a ton of issues in our production line. Sometimes the problems seem small ("what's up with that foam... Read more
Logistics, Lenses and Test Builds
While we're not ready to start shipping out Pebbles yet, getting prepared to ship Pebbles to 113 different countries has been quite a task. Okay, just one of you... Read more
Pebble Under the X-ray
We sent Pebble in for an X-Ray last week. It wasn't an emergency room visit; more of a routine check-up. After assembly, Pebble is sealed up against the elements. This... Read more
Pre-Production Samples + Video
(Can't see the video? Click here to view it on Vimeo)
Things are moving fast in Pebble land. We're progressing rapidly through our Engineering Verification test stages. We've been... Read more
Plastic Samples, iPhone 5 and More!
iOS 6 Update and iPhone 5
Bit of news: Apple released an update to iOS this week. iOS 6 is available for free on all the phones that Pebble supports... Read more
New Color: Grey! Also: Enter Your Color Selection and Shipping Address
Due to extraordinary interest from our backers, we've decided to introduce a 5th Pebble colour option: Grey! Here's the current state of the Pebble rainbow:
Here's a render... Read more
User Interface Preview + Updates
Bit of business before we get to the cool demo. I'd like to apologize for the abrupt way that I mentioned we would not be able to begin shipping Pebbles... Read more
Orange Wins! + Manufacturing Prototype Photos
Without further ado, I'd like to present the Voter's Choice color....Orange! It won with almost 2000 out of more than 10,000 qualified votes.
I think it looks pretty... Read more
Color Voting is Now Open!
Vote on the 4th Pebble Color
After the dust settled from our #ColorMyPebble campaign, we whittled the color list down to 12 options. To check them out, head on over... Read more
Oodles of Color
Quick update before the Canada Day long-weekend.
We've started accepting color suggestions. So if you've got any ideas for cool Pebble colors, here's how you can get... Read more
Just wanted to share our game plan for the summer. We're putting together a lot of moving pieces:
Steve from Pebble, Herman and David (from Dragon) in... Read more
Pebble Campaign Success!
Thirty-seven days are up...and we have reached the end of our campaign. We set out with a goal of raising $100,000 and thanks to you, we’ve raised over $10,000,000! We... Read more
International Pledge Note
We’re almost there! Just a little bit of housekeeping from Pebble HQ. Our Kickstarter campaign will be closing on Friday May 18 at 8:00PM Pacific Standard Time.
At... Read more
SFO -> HKG
Quick checkin from our boarding gate. Andrew (lead engineer), Steve (industrial designer) and I (Eric) are about to head off on a trip to China. We're flying to... Read more
And one more thing...
You've written comments, sent us email, tweeted @pebblewatch and posted on facebook.com/getpebble. I want to thank you for this. Today, we'd like to announce that your enthusiasm has... Read more
More backers...more component orders!
A few backers were wondering how we'll be communicating with you throughout the manufacturing and shipping process. All official updates will be posted on this Update page (and automatically emailed... Read more
RunKeeper Announces App for Pebble!
Thank you for your continued support of the Pebble project. Through your tremendous backing, we have been able to get connected with an amazing app that will make... Read more
Happy Birthday Kickstarter!
Here at Pebble HQ, we're very grateful that Kickstarter has given us an awesome platform and the ability to connect with you (our amazing backers). We'd like to wish Kickstarter... Read more
Warranty + Backer Discussion Forum
Hi guys and girls,
Friday evening update for you! I want to answer some key questions that came up this week in the comments section and through private messages.
Again,... Read more
Most Funded Kickstarter Ever! Thank You!
Developer SDK availability
We were going to make a milestone at $2mm, but you guys beat us to it.
The Software Development Kit (SDK) will be available to EVERYONE before Pebble ships. We're... Read more
We're waterproofing Pebble!
Thanks again to our amazing backers.
When we started this project, we dreamed of making a waterproof smartwatch that could be used for swimming.
With the amazing support that you've... Read more
$1mm in 28 hours
It's tough posting about this without using too many superlatives, but I'll try my best.
Pebble just hit $1mm; roughly 28 hours after Engadget broke the story.
You, our backers,... Read more
$100k in 2 hours...
We're absolutely blown away by your support. We have received hundreds of messages, so it will take us a little while to respond to them.
Thanks so much!... Read more