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Update #23 - For backers only

UPDATE FROM HONG KONG - 10/15/2012

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Update #22

Production is Underway Next Week

Hello Kickstarters,

I am excited to inform you that mass production of the watch module (the guts that fit inside the watch) and of the COOKOO keychain are scheduled to begin next week.  Of course, I will be traveling to Hong Kong and China to oversee the manufacturing of the COOKOO keychain (renamed COOKOO smart keyfob) and COOKOO watch (renamed COOKOO connected watch) and will be departing shortly.

What does this mean for you?

  • The COOKOO smart keyfob should ship to backers in mid-October.
  • The COOKOO connected watch will start to ship to first backers on the first week of November
  • The COOKOO connected watch will ship to most backers on the 2 and 3rd weeks of November.
  • The COOKOO connected watch will ship to last backers in-time for Christmas in December.

Rest assured - I am doing what it takes so that you can have your product in-hand by the first weeks of November.

IOS APP UPDATE

Our IOS development is proceeding well.  We are ironing-out the last enhancements for the first release of the app with the expectation to launch the app before keychains arrive stateside.  At the same time, we will be releasing our APIs to backers who backed at the developer level.

We will then immediately be rolling into the second phase of development and will be adding enhancements such as the play/pause feature, and other improvements based-on what we have learned from our BETA customers and backers.

ANDROID APP UPDATE

As noted - the Android app will be lagging the iOS app by about a month.  Please be patient as we work through the challenges presented by the Android OS's fragmented implementation of Bluetooth 4.0 technology.  We are confident that we will overcome these challenges and will have an app for you by the time the watches arrive stateside or shortly thereafter.

That's all for now - please wish me luck as we move into the final phases of this very exciting development.

Thanks,

Peter

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Update #21

COOKOO™ plus ClearShot™ - perfect for snapping that remote picture

COOKOO™ partners with Clearshot™ to create the perfect bundle - an iPhone stand + keychain so that you can take remote pictures with ease.


Update #20 - For backers only

The Latest Prototypes Are In, iOS6, and Android Support Update

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Update #19 - For backers only

Quick Backer Update - September 2nd, 2012

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    Thank you for your support. As a backer of our project, we will send you a thank you a post-card expressing our appreciation for your contribution to the project and will keep you up-to date on the latest cookoo™ watch developments.

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    NEW UPDATE June 18, 2012 - ONE COOKOO™ Keychain: Get one (1) of the first COOKOO Keychains from ConnecteDevice™! The keychain comes with a free Android or iOS Connected App™ and free shipping in the USA (add $5 for shipping to Canada and $10 for international shipping). The retail on the keychain will be $39.95 and you will be the first to receive yours in September.  If you already pledged, add this amount to your current pledge and we'll know you want one (1) keychain to be added to your pledge. If you want more than one, simply add a multiple of this amount to your current pledge. For example $46 ($51--Canada, $56--International) for two and $69 ($75--Canada, $79--International) for three keychains.

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    NEW UPDATE July 1, 2012 - WATCH BAND ONLY MULTIPACK: One (1) watchband of each color (Black, Pink, White, and Blue) for your COOKOO™ watch PLUS a tool to help you swap the watch bands yourself. Add this Watch Band Only Multipack to any COOKOO watch order. NOTE: THIS PACK DOES NOT INCLUDE A COOKOO WATCH OR KEYCHAIN. NO ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES APPLY FOR CANADIAN AND INTERNATIONAL BACKERS.

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    FIRST BACKERS get a special treat! One of the first 250 black on black first edition cookoo™ watches at 50% off MSRP. The watch comes with a free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The retail on this watch will be $99.95 and you will be the first to receive your watch along with a special thank you note from the team.

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    HOLIDAY SPECIAL: For those who want a unique gift for that special someone this year, we have one brushed stainless on black COOKOO™ watch at 30% off MSRP plus a holiday card signed by the development team. The watch comes with a free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The retail on this watch will be $99.95 and will ship after the first run of watches have shipped but in-time for the holidays.

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    One black first edition cookoo™ watch in your choice of black on black or brushed stainless on black. The watch comes with a free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The retail price for this watch will be $99.95 when it hits store shelves this fall.

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    One PINK IS THE NEW BLACK edition cookoo™ watch. The watch comes with a free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). Be first! The retail price for this watch will be $129.95 when it hits store shelves this fall.

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    NEW UPDATE June 18, 2012 - COOKOO™ DEVELOPER PACK: Get three (3) of the first COOKOO Keychains from ConnecteDevice™ and one (1) black on black COOKOO watch, plus a license to develop a Connected App using the Connected Device Profile™ and API.  The great news is that your keychain will ship in September, so you can start developing while you wait for your watch to ship in November.  Shipping is free in the USA (add $15 for shipping to Canada and $25 for international shipping).  If you have already pledged, add this amount to your current pledge and we'll know you want the developer pack to be added to your pledge.

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    COUPLES PACK: Two (2) cookoo™ watches in your choice of colors (excluding the Kickstarter edition). The couples pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping).

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    One green on black special Kickstarter-edition cookoo™ watch. The watch comes with a free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). This commemorative limited-edition cookoo™ watch is numbered, comes with a certificate of authenticity, will only be available to Kickstarters, and will never be released again.

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    NEW UPDATE June 25, 2012 - COUPLES COMBO PACK: Get two (2) COOKOO™ watches in your choice of colors (excluding the Kickstarter edition) AND four (4) COOKOO keychains. The couples combo pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The keychains and watches will ship together so Canadian and International backers only need to pay for shipping once.

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    NEW UPDATE June 28, 2012 - KEYCHAIN RETAILER PACK: Twenty (20) COOKOO™ keychains plus five (5) posters and one (1) point of sale display. The KEYCHAIN RETAILER PACK comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The displays, posters, and keychains will ship together in September. The keychain will retail at $39.95 this fall. Backers at other levels may add $400 + shipping to their backing level to receive this pack.

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    FRIENDS AND FAMILY PACK: Five (5) cookoo™ watches in your choice of colors (excluding the Kickstarter edition). The family pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping).

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    NEW UPDATE June 25, 2012 - FRIENDS AND FAMILY COMBO PACK: Five (5) COOKOO™ watches in your choice of colors (including up to ONE Kickstarter edition) AND five (5) COOKOO keychains. The family combo pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The keychains and watches will ship together so Canadian and International backers only need to pay for shipping once.

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    RETAILER PACK: Fifteen (15) cookoo™ watches in your choice of colors (excluding the Kickstarter edition), five (5) posters and one (1) point of sale display. The retailer pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping).

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    NEW UPDATE June 25, 2012 - SMALL DISTRIBUTOR COMBO PACK: Forty (40) COOKOO™ watches in your choice of colors (including ONE Kickstarter edition) and forty (40) COOKOO keychains plus ten (10) posters and three (3) point of sale displays. The small distributor combo pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping). The displays, posters, keychains, and watches will ship together so Canadian and International backers only need to pay for shipping once.

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    NEW UPDATE July 4, 2012 - COOKOO RELEASE PARTY PACK: ONE OF THE FIRST FIVE WATCHES PRODUCED OF EACH COLOR (Black on Black, Brushed Stainless on Black, White, Blue, Pink, and a Kicksterter Edition) directly off the assembly line. You will join us in Hong Kong as we celebrate the release of the COOKOO™ watch. Your trip will include your flight from anywhere in the world, three night's accommodations in Hong Kong, and tickets to the release party with the members of the ConnecteDevice team. We will also include an autographed photo of the founders as you are personally given the watches by Peter. You will also get a video of your watch being packaged on the assembly line so that you can see the whole story behind the watch.

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    DISTRIBUTOR PACK: One hundred (100) cookoo™ watches in your choice of colors (excluding the Kickstarter edition), twenty (20) posters and five (5) point of sale displays. The distributor pack comes with the free Android or iOS app and free shipping in the USA (add $10 for shipping to Canada and $15 for international shipping).

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    COOKOO WATCH PARTNER: Our team will work with your team to create your own, custom Connected Watch app. We will develop the app with you and will help you publish it so that you and your customers can enjoy your own unique experience. The app will work with our cookoo™ watch and other ConnecteDevice™ products.

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