On Schedule! Important Update PLEASE READ!
I'm happy to report that we are on schedule to receive our Qwerkywriters the week of November 8thand we will be shipping shortly after! There are a... Read more
On Schedule to Ship Early November! Factory Assembly Pics
We've been very busy preparing our Qwerkywriter for launch and I want to let you know as of right now we are right on schedule to start shipping... Read more
Preparing For Shipping - Latest Ship Dates!
We will have to wait a tad longer as we've hit a snag with our lithium battery certification for air freight. This issue has caused a 10 to... Read more
Shipping and PR!
Hello Backers and Pre-Order Supporters!
We have a date and it's October 25th, 2015.
This is the date that we think your Qwerkywriters will START shipping! We will... Read more
We are working hard getting ready for our final stage of mass manufacturing. The Qwerkywriters you see below are the final batch from the sample run we completed.... Read more
Qwerkywriter Pilot and Macro Function Return Bar!
We have much to cover so let's get to it!
Now that our tooling is complete, we are busy making "pilot" runs off our assembly line. "Pilots" are... Read more
Qwerkywriter Manufacturing Progress!
Our Qwerkywriter manufacturing is in full swing and I wanted to update you with the latest progress. The components in these pictures are small batch samples from our early... Read more
FIRST LOOK VIDEO of the QWERKYWRITER Prototype!
We've been working hard to get our manufacturing fully up to speed!
In the meantime, I want to share with you a very special video presentation of... Read more
Yes it's here! First look at our Production Prototype!
Sketch to Reality!
The Qwerkywriter, as cliche as it may sound, started out as a simple sketch on a piece of paper. I imagined it to be a beautiful writing... Read more
Happy New Year, Sneak Peek, and the Wall Street Journal!
I hope you guys had a great holiday season! As I've indicated before, we've been hard at work producing a functional prototype with our manufacturing partners. This first... Read more
Join us Facebook and Twitter for Micro Updates!
I want to keep you guys up to date on our development progress and be transparent as possible. Kickstarter updates are usually planned weeks in advance with substantial... Read more
CAD and Final Concept Art
We are almost at the one month mark and we are currently right in the middle of our engineering feasibility phase. What this means is we are capturing... Read more
Press Coverage Means Quality Partners!
We are still busy working out our engineering details. However, I thought you guys would be interested in some incredible press coverage we've received in the past few... Read more
High Level Production Road Map!
It's been just a week but we've been working hard to get our high level schedule worked out. One of the more exciting conclusion is that our shipping... Read more
OMG! We did it! You guys did it!
We did it. What an incredible journey! What's crazy is it's just the start! I want to again thank you guys for believing in this project. We'll be taking... Read more
Last Day! I think we're gonna make it!
It's the last day and it looks like we are going to make it! Here are some bullet points!
- Bluetooth at $115k! - Even if we don't hit it, it's... Read more
Pics of Wired Qwerkywriter and BLUETOOTH Questions.
Let me answer questions surrounding Bluetooth support. I hesitated talking about stretch goals when honestly we've not even met the funding goal yet! However, it looks like there's... Read more
New Tier Added! ISO Layout will be supported!
Due to popular international demand, we are now supporting ISO Layout for the Qwerkywriter. If you have already pledged and would instead like to own an ISO layout Qwerkywriter, just... Read more
Friends and Family Tier Highlight! Spread the word! Save $50!
We have arrived at the half way point of our campaign with just about 50% funded and I want to again thank you guys for your continued support!... Read more
Almost 50% funded at the half way point!
It's incredible to see how resilient the Qwerkywriter Kickstarter has been. You have pledged your hard earned money to support an unlikely project that could only exist on... Read more
Weekly Update! Video Episode 02 - "The sound of the Qwerkywriter!"
Here is another video update! Woot! This time it features the "sound" of the Qwerkywriter. A number of backers have requested wanting to hear what the switch sounds... Read more
TWIT TV Update
So I'm all set for my TWIT.TV debut this Saturday at 3:00PM PST. I'm not sure if they are streaming this LIVE or if they are filming and... Read more
We're still trending strong so thank you BACKERS for continuing to support the Qwerkywriter.
Regarding Bluetooth, I'm relatively certain that every Qwerkywriter will be equipped with a Bluetooth... Read more
Qwerkywriter LIVE on Leo Laporte's Twit.TV this Saturday at 3:00PM PST
Producers from Leo Laporte's TWIT.TV (Yes the TechTV legend himself!) is piloting a show called, "I'd Fund That!" and have asked me to show off the Qwerkywriter this Saturday!
Not... Read more
Just Cleared $30k and looking great!!!
There are a few Kickstarter tracking websites that use crazy math magics to help people get a better sense of where projects are heading. While these are not predictions obviously,... Read more
Doing some stealth marketing at a local coffee shop in San Fran!
I'll be taking the Qwerkywriter and having lunch at various local coffee shops in San Fran this week! I'm getting strange looks so far but no one's been brave enough... Read more
New Tiers Added for Friends and Family!
Hi Backers! We just wanted to let you know that we added a couple of new tiers for those that want to buy more than one! Save $50 for buying... Read more
First Video Update!
Head to my vimeo site and check out the first video update! This is the first extended video of the Qwerkywriter proof of concept prototype where I cover a number... Read more
The weekend is here and I've make a ton of progress online getting in touch with folks in the media and letting them know about the Qwerkywriter! It... Read more
Did we just hit our 100th backer??? We're the ONE HUNDRED! The big bland manufacturers of beige plastic and dull aluminum said I was nuts! Qwerkywriter was too much this... Read more
20% YAY!!!! and the Daily Update.
We have reached 20%!!! This is an important milestone for us at this stage because this metric indicates that we are right on track to successfully fund! So... Read more
Mini update - Qwerkywriter Front View with No LOGO
Just posted a quick update of the Qwerkywriter without the logo. Feel free to check it out! Again please remember that this is a proof of concept prototype and the... Read more
Hello Backers (aka Dreamsavers) !
Here is another quick daily update. We're still moving strong as we approach our 20% mark! We're getting some great support out there from various... Read more
Day Zero has passed and we are almost at 10% woot!
I just want to say thank you "early" early backers for making my Day Zero just amazing! I say Day Zero because Qwerkywriter was slated to launch today,... Read more