Hello Stylus Cap Backers!
Long time, no speak!
I have some exciting news to share with you: I have helped start a new company and we have just launched our... Read more
The All-New Stylus Caps
I hope your year has been going well and I especially hope all of our friends on the east coasts of the United States and Canada are safe... Read more
Here is a quick update on shipping status: We have shipped out all of the $125 Both Packs as well as most of the $70 Brass Packs and... Read more
Now Shipping: $290 Studio Packs
Great news. Over the weekend we finally received the remaining parts necessary to start assembling pre-orders (the new Firm Tips and the Bic caps), so as of tomorrow morning Stylus... Read more
I have some great news to share with you.
We have developed a brand new tip for Stylus Caps. Before I tell you about the new tip, I... Read more
I want to update you on three things:
- Shipping status of Stylus Caps
- An issue that we had with shipping and how we fixed it
-... Read more
The first group of Stylus Caps were shipped out yesterday! We are packing and shipping as quickly as we possibly can and overall just really excited to get... Read more
Setting up for Assembly
Here's a quick video update showing off the work thats being done to set up Stylus Caps for assembly and shipping.
And here is a subtitled version... Read more
LAST CHANCE to Update your Address + How to fill out your Survey (If you haven't filled one out yet.)
Just a friendly reminder that YOU HAVE JUST 24 HOURS TO UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS IF YOU HAVE MOVED. If you are having trouble with figuring out how to do... Read more
A Guide to Checking your Shipping Address
This update is a guide to show you how to check that your shipping address is correct. (Note: This is only relevant to those of you who have... Read more
Last Call for Shipping Info, Production Update, Batman
All Updated Addresses, Surveys, and PayPal Shipping invoices must be completed no later than this coming Wednesday, August 17th.
The reason for this deadline? I am heading to... Read more
THE HOME STRETCH: Housekeeping, You Gotta Be Kidding Me, Production Status
I want to bring you up to speed on all of the goings on of Stylus Cap production. Overall, manufacturing is going very well and we're still on... Read more
Cap pre-production video
I couldn't wait to show you some of the pre-production of the caps I saw on Friday morning at Teale. A quick overview of whats being worked on:... Read more
The Final 10%
Let's talk about all the work that has been going on and the schedule.
SO WHATS BEEN GOING ON?
The main thing I have been working on is... Read more
The cleverly titled 'mid-May Update'
I want to update you with what went down in Rochester a couple of weeks ago which should bring us up to speed to where everything is right... Read more
I'm back from a great trip to Rochester. I ended up extending my stay an extra 3 days because it turned out I was able to meet with... Read more
The Road Trip Update
Just a quick update to share with you: early tomorrow morning I'll be hitting the road for a 6 day trip to Rochester. I can't stress enough how... Read more
An update to you is about a week overdue but you'll understand why in a minute.
A week ago Tuesday, the agreement between myself and the company that... Read more
Meet the Family
Ladies and Gentleman, I give you the Stylus Cap family.
These are second round samples from German Tool, and the first time I have been able to see them all... Read more
Stylus Cap Weekly Update
I thought I'd give you a little recap of what I have been working on since funding closed on Tuesday night.
1) Amazon payment issues.
There were very... Read more
Don will be a guest on 5by5.tv at 10am Eastern.
Update:I was having some technical issues on my end with the podcast so Dan and I are rescheduling for sometime next week. I'll let you know when. Go ahead... Read more
Japan Relief + Architecture for Humanity
With the end of the funding period in sight and a higher volume of people visiting this page than usual, I would like to tell you about a great organization... Read more
Thanks, but time to stop emailing
I want to thank you for your efforts to email TUAW and Cult of Mac this morning, but now I need to ask you to stop.
I just... Read more
Last 24 hours of Funding! Let's go out with a bang!
I can't believe its already been a month since I posted the Stylus Caps project to Kickstarter. Typing this, I am remembering back to just this past December... Read more
Harbec + One More Thing...
My senior year of college, Kim Sherman, one of my design professors at RIT, took me and my friend Sam Aquillano on a tour of the most environmentally and socially conscience factories... Read more
I'm just about to go to bed for the night (I have to get up in about 4 hours to go to the first manufacturer) but I couldn't resist sharing... Read more
On to Rochester
I'm heading home to Rochester tonight so I can check out progress on the Stylus Cap tip, packaging, and look into some fulfillment centers over the weekend. It will be... Read more
One of the things that has been going on in the background of all the development work for Stylus Caps has been setting up a e-commerce site for MORE/REAL that... Read more
Structural Packaging Samples
I received the first round of structural packaging samples back from the printer yesterday. I provided drawings for 2 concepts that I had been working on and they came back... Read more
iPad 2 + MORE/REAL Stylus Caps
MORE/REAL Stylus Caps work with iPad 2.
Happy iPad day everyone! In case you were wondering, iPad 2 uses the same touchscreen technology that was used in in the first... Read more
Project Update - Tip refinement
There are quite a few things I'm working through at the same time. Refining the tips, refining the caps, packaging, website, e-commerce, shipping. There is a lot there to talk... Read more
Stylus Cap Compatibility Video
Hey everyone. My brother Dave was in town from Boston last weekend and I pressed him into Kickstarter video making duty. Specifically, we looked at all the devices that the... Read more
Hand written notes
I got a great email this morning from Aaron. He writes:
My name's Aaron - I've just been reading about your new capacitive stylus. It's an amazing... Read more
The FAQ Page
Hi Everyone, I will be updating this FAQ page throughout the project. If you have any questions that you feel need to be answered, please leave them in the comments... Read more
Internet, you are blowing my mind.
Thank you Backers. Thank you Kickstarter. Thanks to all the blogs and twitter people who have been talking up the Stylus Cap. This has... Read more
This has been a pretty exciting 24 hours! To go from sheltering and growing this little idea over the past couple months to then sharing it with all of... Read more