Less than 48 hours to go!!
To all of you who have backed OpenPi, our latest kickstarter, a MASSIVE thanks from us all at Wireless Things for making OpenPi our biggest and most funded ever project.... Read more
A massive thank you, and news on our latest project!
Thanks you so much for backing our previous Kickstarter, here's news on our latest Pi based project
It would be great if you backed us again, but if this is... Read more
Shipping and support
Almost all the EVE's have now been shipped, there's just over a dozen left that we shall ship this week.
More people are talking and coding on... Read more
£190 level begins shipping
Today we began shipping the £190 level rewards. Those of you, will be receiving the new XinoRF before others can order them. This year we intend to create... Read more
The last update mentioned the £190 level and above, but two people have reminded me the £80 level has all 4 radios also.
So to clarify in better... Read more
Every reward now below £190 has now been shipped except for a couple where we haven't been supplied addresses and the handful of people who haven't paid at... Read more
EVE case and DC jack
Just noticed the posts and thought it best to offer up some advice. The EVE boards were designed to fit in the case. During revisions we added support... Read more
A day of good and bad
The good news......All (but two) £20 reward levels have been sent over the last few days (the two left have not supplied addresses yet). The £39... Read more
So close......but gaining on us fast for the IoT awards is Libelium
Seems the guys at Libelium have found a great number of supporters at the very last minute and will probably overtake us :(
Can I ask a favour?... Read more
Building EVE PCB's
It's been another busy week. We have finally moved most of the office to the Nottingham CleanTech Centre. We still need to get some shelves and cupboards sorted to tidy everything... Read more
How time seems to have flown
Matt has been keeping you updated well I hope? Since the project ended I've been a bit quiet with posting updates, this is because of lots of meetings,... Read more
Sorry for being so quite over the last week, It's all been a bit mad at Ciseco Towers
As mentioned in the last update the EVE PCB's have arrived and... Read more
PCB & Payment issues #2
Payment issues #2
I've gone though the backer reports and we have 5 payments that KS has failed to collect.
To the 5 people, we know who you are and... Read more
It's come to my attention there's at least 2 people unable to pay on their credit cards for heir pledges. KS haven't as yet offered any light on this :(... Read more
Hi everyone, good news.
We should begin shipping the early bird boards tomorrow. The built boards will start production early next week.
Have a great weekend
P.S. I will... Read more
Survey's have gone out.
As most of you may have already seen the survey's have gone out.
Anyone that has pledged the extra £11 for an EVE case. I already have notes... Read more
Tomorrow we'll send out a survey (the KS way to do this part) to ask what choices you wish for your pledge levels. In this will be a frequency guide... Read more
Final scores - £20,964 FANTASTIC!
Today saw the 3rd largest day in pledges and we are there......
I'm filled with absolute joy and such a desperate need for a week's non stop sleep, this has... Read more
Seems like everyone is watching
Family, friends, customers, us.......there's a frequent "now it's x" going back and forth on email. Can't believe the last minute rush :)
I have some great news, the guys at Dynamic Devices have offered to help us on Z-Wave support on EVE as they've previous experience on Z-Wave projects. Some of you... Read more
Some parts for EVE have begun arriving from the various suppliers.
As soon as funding ends we'll send out a list of which frequencies you would like your radios... Read more
Silicon valley IoT meetup is tonight - meet EVE
HAPPY BIRTH DAY EVE
We are there...........
Tonight might be a 2 beer night :)
I'm lost for words to convey how delighted I am
Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou, Thankyou,... Read more
A few more bubbles
Mike made a great point that the offer of the Champagne to the person who pushes us over the 15K line could been seen not to value earlier contributers. I... Read more
Wow this is so close.........might we get there tonight??????
Personal offer from me, who ever tops the 15K gets a bottle of Veuve Clicquot to your door and a signed... Read more
Whilst I've been down in London for the last few days at meetings, I've been keeping a close eye on the total.
It's so excitingly close, just 8% to go.... Read more
Exciting meeting in London
Today is a good day. Just walking through Regent Park to exciting meeting about EVE and radios. Dodging the birds I look across at a guy with greying hair. In... Read more
EVE early adopter
A few days ago Miles announced that EVE will be the reference hardware for the IoT Toolkit gateway (http://iot-toolkit.com).
We are very pleased to see Michael Koster form IoT ToolKit (one... Read more
UK entrepreneur to show XRF based hardware at IoT:Bring a thing, present or make a thing
Peter Dawe OBE has confirmed he will be showing the lighting system he designed (which uses Ciseco radios) at the forth coming Cambridge IoT event on the 29th of November. ... Read more
Comment from EnOcean about EVE
Angelika Dester - PR Manager EnOcean
"I've seen your post on Twitter, really cool. Connecting different wireless technologies will make the IoT happen"
EVE use case – cows, water and milk
It’s always so difficult coming up with use cases which don’t focus heavily on the technology. My wife gave me this one after attending a talk.
The problem – Cows... Read more
Julie Meyer - wise words
Last night I got a very brief chance to talk to Julie Meyer (Dragons Den, First Tuesday) about something she had mentioned earlier. "Do what you are good at and... Read more
New Machines, New Products, EVE Boards and SRF over SPI
Sorry for being a little quite over the last few days, as always things have been super busy here at Ciseco Tower. Here a few quick updates on what we... Read more
The Raspberry Pi EVE board is the reference hardware for the IoT Toolkit gateway (http://iot-toolkit.com). It's work in progress, but will be available for general use soon. There will be... Read more
EVE Alpha hits revision 3
Quick update - Matt is just beavering away on some changes to the board layout. It's going to be ordered today so we can ship on day one... Read more
Rob Faludi from Digi
Last night I spoke to the man who's made the XBee so popular in the hacker community, Rob Faludi
It seems little EVE is getting liked far and wide, which... Read more
Quick video of EVE in action
On the main page is now a quick video of EVE receiving LLAP messages from one of our sensors. Here's the video
GeekUP – What went down?
After a great intro into the new Creative Quarter from Adam Bird from Essendex…….we were up.
More precisely after a quick and all too confident intro from Dominic (founder of... Read more
See EVE Alpha at Nottingham Raspberry Jam/GeekUp Tuesday 6th November
As a last minute surprise, EVE Alpha will be putting in an appearance at tomorrow nights Raspberry Jam in Nottingham.
In an exciting change of schedule this months 'Nottingham Raspberry... Read more
XinoRF - Arduino R3 based board that is in the developers dream
We have just received the first shipment of boards for the XinoRF. One of these tasty development boards is included in the developers dream reward. We will be manufacturing them... Read more
I would like to add an EVE case to my reward.
Some people have ask if they can add the emblazoned EVE case to there pre built EVE reward.
At this stage rather than create multiple reward levels for ever combination asked... Read more
Openenergy, Jeenodes, Air quality egg and plant watering devices
We have had some questions regarding Openenergy, Jeenodes and two Cosm/Pachube based ideas, if EVE can support them. The simple answer is yes at a hardware level (they use the... Read more