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Update #18 - For backers only

FOR BACKERS ONLY - Testing T1 Tooled Samples!

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Update #17

Introducing the new COOKOO app UI

Greetings from India!

If you've been following on Facebook, you've probably seen my talk to the hand picture.

Truth be told, I've been heads-down in development with the team to ensure that we hit our delivery dates for the COOKOO app, the Connected Device API, the COOKOO keychain, and of course the COOKOO watch.  

In fact, I'll be traveling to Hong Kong shortly to support the build of our latest COOKOO watch prototypes and our first batch of pre-production COOKOO keychains!

The good news, is that things are progressing well.

We've pulled-in some great talent who are helping us polish-up the COOKOO app which we plan on shipping to the app store by early September.  While we anticipate another release before the watch ships, it will give you a chance to download the app and enjoy some of the experiences even before you receive your COOKOO watch and/or keychain(s).

By now you should have also responded to the survey.

If you have not, please do so ASAP as we are finalizing orders, and are actively planning the logistics for shipment.

Stay tuned for more updates this coming week!

Thanks,

Peter

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Update #16 - For backers only

Progress Means Traveling the World for COOKOO

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Update #15

300k Means Music Play, Pause, Skip Support Added

Hello Kickstarters,

YOU DID IT!

You helped us hit our 300k milestone.

What does this mean?  Well, for those of you who have been following along, it means that you get music play, pause, and skip support from the COOKOO watch!

Our developers have assured us that we can do it, and now with your support, we will.

Here's how it will work.

Using the Connected App™ you will be able to choose which actions you want your COMMAND button to perform.  

There are three button actions:

  • Short Button Press (0-3s)
  • Medium Button Press (3-6s)
  • Long Button Press (>6s)

These can be associated with actions.  For example:

  • Short Button Press -> Play/Pause
  • Medium Button Press -> Skip
  • Long Button Press -> Find my phone

or

  • Short Button Press -> Drop a pin on the map
  • Medium Button Press -> Play/Pause
  • Long Button Press -> Facebook Check-in

When the camera is enabled in the app, then a Short Button Press releases the shutter.

As always, we love to hear from you, so let us know if you see something that we can do to improve the experience before we launch.

Thanks again everybody for your support.  We will be toasting to the successful conclusion of the campaign from Hong Kong tonight where I am meeting with other members of the ConnecteDevice team and suppliers this week.

Thanks also to my family who put-up with countless hours of me, sitting in front of a computer throughout the campaign.

Peter

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Update #14

The COOKOO Watch Just Got Stronger!

Hello Kickstarters,

Team and I have been working non-stop on some something that just came through today and I just had to share it with you!

The COOKOO watch will now be water resistant to 5 ATM (was 3ATM previously)!

We have just learned that by using a special, stronger mineral crystal (read more expensive) we can achieve 5ATM water resistance.  

Of course, in keeping with our policy of ensuring that we offer the best possible product we decided to splurge on the better crystal and create a stronger watch in the process.

Please tell all of your friends!  

If any of you were on the fence about the COOKOO watch on account of its water resistance, hopefully this is just what you needed to hear to make up your mind...  

With only 23 hours to go, don't delay any longer.  We can make 300k yet!

Thanks,

Peter

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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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    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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    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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