Shipping update, Apps, Testing
A quick update:
All the Eggs have shipped! If you haven't received a shipping confirmation email, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Community member John Romkey wrote a Chrome extension that adds some... Read more
Egg-Building Day in NYC
We are at the tail-end of delivering all of the Kickstarter AirQualityEggs, and we need help to build the last bulk batch after all the individual orders have been shipped!... Read more
The Last Leg
This Kickstarter was about taking an idea we had as a small community of interested technologists (just like many of you) and seeing if there were people "out there" who... Read more
First community-generated application released
Egg Community member Adam Laskowitz recently announced that he's gone live with a vizualization that allows you to compare the data between a group of Eggs. He's looking for collaborators... Read more
Eggs have started shipping!
Happy New Years everyone!
Eggs have started shipping! I want to applaud the amazing efforts of Vic Aprea and Dirk Swart of Wicked Device. They are both at Wicked Device... Read more
How long does it take to make an egg?
Hello all! We’re currently waiting on our big delivery of Egg shells. Hopefully, ol’ Saint Nick will come early this year. Until then, here’s a timeline that gives a glimpse... Read more
Dear Air Quality Egg Kickstarter supporters,
We are coming up on the final stretch of delivering and launching Air Quality Eggs. Some Kickstarter supporters have expressed their discontent, specifically... Read more
A short update on shipping:
All of the components except for the enclosures have been designed, ordered, and are in hand. Except for the enclosures, which took much, much longer... Read more
Update from Joe Saavedra
From Joe Saavedra:
First off, I want to thank you, hugely, for your faith and patience in this project. As you know, it's been quite a long journey,... Read more
AirQualityEgg Shields are shipping!
We are pleased to announce that the shield-only orders will start shipping on Tuesday. Yes! We are starting to ship your orders!
While the electronics and insides are done, the... Read more
#AirQualityEgg in Chicago... The First Deployment
(This post is by Javaun Moradi, a product manager at NPR in Washington, D.C. He has been a huge supporter of the AirQualityEgg project from very early on and we... Read more
Starting to feel like vaporware...
Rule #1 for being a generally respectful person: If you are lucky enough to be supported by a bunch of nice people who shell out money based on motion graphics... Read more
Hardware, enclosures, visualizations, O My!
Hello Air Quality Egg community!
First off, thanks everyone for your amazing patience. We have come such a long way with your help, and have made some incredible leaps and... Read more
Egg Design Updates
From @albertchao via Air Quality Egg Google Group :
No glue. No bolts. No screws.
This is the concept for the latest iteration of the Air Quality Egg industrial design. The... Read more
Why sensor calibration and precision is the wrong conversation
Regarding the calibration and precision of the sensors we are using, this is the hot-button question that will continue to crop up. Before I answer it again, I want to... Read more
New sensors: Radiation, Dust/Particulates, O3, VOC's
The announcement of this project on Kickstarter has generated interest from people all over the world who are dealing with pollution in their local cities and neighborhoods. These issues are... Read more
Egg design updates
From @albertchao, via a Google Group posting:
Happy Easter everyone!
It seems so appropriate to be working on the physical design of the
prototype for the holiday. I have attached... Read more
"Making Sense" : Motivations and methodologies from Egg community
We got really lucky about a month and a half ago in that we shot a ton of video at a hackathon in London where members of our normally distributed... Read more
New reward: Sensor up a CITY
I just posted a new reward type: For $10K, Sensor up a CITY. Let's do a big rally to kick it off. We'll come with 100 Air Quality Eggs, run... Read more