After two months of hard work following our beta bug bash, we are getting close to our second beta release, which should deliver most of the features of our Minimum... Read more
One week to beta
Just one week to go before our beta 1 release and our Beta Bug Bash. 17 people are registered to this free event to take place in Palo Alto, CA,... Read more
Beta 1 Coming Soon
Big news: if all goes as planned, we should be able to release the first beta of our Minimum Viable Product (MVP) just in time for the holiday season. According... Read more
After four months of hard work, we finally managed to upgrade all instances to the new Cloud Foundry platform and the Elasticsearch database. We still have quite a few features... Read more
We have now started the process of migrating instances to the new Cloud Foundry platform recently released by Pivotal. This process will take a week or two. During that time,... Read more
Here is a long overdue update on our progress.
Bad News: Things are taking longer than originally expected
Good News:We're working hard to make the platform work... Read more
All instances upgraded
All instances have been upgraded to our latest stable build. Most reported bugs have been fixed and the user interface has been streamlined. More work remains to be... Read more
Beta Poll #1 Delayed
Since our first Dojo session is focused on marketing automation, we've decided to delay our Beta Poll #1 by a few days, so that we could use our own software... Read more
In anticipation to tomorrow’s poll of our backers and beta testers, all 200+ instances have been upgraded to the very latest version of our software (build 425, spreadsheets 59). Kudos... Read more
Week #1 Rollout Update
We shipped our first beta release a week ago. Moving forward, we will provide weekly updates on Tuesdays. Every other week, we will also conduct a poll with our backers... Read more
We just added a page listing all known issues about the product.
Please review the list before submitting any bug report through firstname.lastname@example.org.
We've also started to track... Read more
We shipped, on time!
Earlier today, we shipped STOIC to our all 184 backers who had requested their instances.
To be more precise, at 3:43 AM PDT, the last backer has received a notification... Read more
Update on instances setup
We're still in the process of setting up all instances. You can follow our progress here.
Also, we just posted a few new tutorials on our YouTube Channel.... Read more
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
Our Kickstarter just closed. Here is what it came down to:
- 60 days
- 279 backers
- $63,450 pledged
- 253% funded
- $227 average pledge
- Lots of work
- Tons of fun
- Many new... Read more
Just 6 hours left in our Kickstarter.
Remember that you get a special gift if you upgrade your pledge by $50 or more.
Only 24 hours left in our Kickstarter.
We just crossed the $50K mark, which is 200% of our initial funding target.
2^8 backers. $200 average pledge. 5 signups for the... Read more
Last minute offer for Global Partners
Our concept for the STOIC Dojo is getting quite a few people really excited. We now have 4 participants signed up, and we've decided to offer a special deal for ... Read more
62 hours to go
There are just 62 hours left in our Kickstarter. Here is what kept us busy lately:
- We rebranded the STOIC Internship program to STOIC Dojo
- We added pricing for the... Read more
5 days to go
We just have 5 days to go, and we're gaining momentum. We just signed our second participant for the STOIC Internship Program, and we crossed the $40K mark as a... Read more
We just pushed a recording of today's webinar on YouTube.
No fancy editing, just solid technical content.
Especially if you want to learn more about widgets.
We’re just a week away from the end of our Kickstarter, and 11 days away from our first public release to a few hundred backers. Excitement is in the air,... Read more
We've finally started to deploy STOIC instances for all backers, using Cloud Foundry. 110 accounts have been created so far, and we're in the process of automating the deployment and... Read more
We made it!
We just crossed the $25,000 mark! Our Kickstarter is now fully funded. We might define some stretch goals in the coming days, but before we do that, I would like... Read more
We just unveiled our first application template: STOIC Answers.
This sample application implements a Q&A site similar to Stack Overflow, with an advanced gamification engine, user defined workflows, and built-in... Read more
Awesome news: thanks to a $5,000 pledge from a partner in Canada, we're just $1,128 from our goal of raising $25,000. We still have two more weeks to go, but... Read more
Our team is firing on all cylinders and making rapid progress on the product development front, as outlined on this progress update. With less than four weeks to go, we're confident... Read more
Community website up and running
After 12 hours of work, our community website is fully fleshed out:
We now have 69 questions, with 73 replies, and the site is quickly becoming a solid online... Read more
New community website
Over the past few days, we worked around the clock to setup a Q&A website that would be hosted on StackExchange. We asked you to participate in this effort, and... Read more
Thank you all
Thanks to your support, we just crossed the $15,000 mark, and we had one of the most successful launches on StackExchange ever, going from 0 to 75 followers within less than... Read more
We need your help on StackExchange
We now have over 40 questions on our StackExchange proposal, and we're getting close to the required minimum of 60 followers. What we need now is a minimum of 10... Read more
STOIC on StackExchange
We're considering using StackExchange (the engine powering Stackoverflow) to support our growing user community. In such a context, we need your help to create a custom site there. All you... Read more
Refer a friend, get a special gift
If you have friends who might like STOIC, tell them about us. And if they decide to back our Kickstarter, ask them to send us an email or a message... Read more
Increase your pledge, get a surprise gift
Now that we've released a full-length screencast of our product, quite a few backers have developed a better understanding of what we're doing, and have increased their pledge as a result. This... Read more
Demo, memory leak, stackoverflow
We just added a 30 minutes demo of our product on the home page and on YouTube. Next week, we'll add a few more, covering some advanced features of the... Read more
Give us some quotes
We just added a few quotes from our backers on the project's home page. We'd love to add some more, especially quotes describing which application you're going to build with... Read more
Tell us which features matter most to you
At STOIC, we believe that end-users know better. So, while we decided ourselves which features should go into our Maximum Unviable Product, we need your help to decide which features... Read more
Get some perspective
The preview of our mindmap perspective got quite a few people really excited about STOIC, so we’ve decided to add a new pledge to our Kickstarter. For $1,000, not only... Read more
We finally uploaded our video!
And it was posted on YouTube as well.
Time to hit the "share" button...