We're at 83% complete in supplying backers with the stuff they pledged for and cases are the problem again.
The breakdown is that we're about 30ish pieces away from completing... Read more
Diaspora of Slices
Cases are coming thick and fast, so that the packers and shippers have gone from ticking over, to drowning in Slices. We're waiting for the next batch of Red cases... Read more
Ship Hip Hooray
Those in the £129 and £159 tiers might have noticed we 'locked' the address change this week, as new units finally turned up, and have been inspected, and assembled.
We'll... Read more
A case in point
This is a quick update on the case situation. It'll be brief but hopefully will show that things are moving (and picking up pace).
We have a second CNC shop... Read more
We've got finished samples back from CNC2 and they are good, so we made an order for cases and we're hoping they can produce as quickly as possible. Generally the... Read more
Agent N.I.K.O. of S.L.I.C.E.
Shipping continues with the latest batch of cases and we're about halfway through the £114 tier now. The next batch of 150 cases arrived more or less when expected and... Read more
Pre-orders now available for after Kickstarter
Hey folks, now shipping is moving along like the treadmills in an OK Go video, we've launched a little shop so those who missed out can join the end of... Read more
OMGWTFBBQ SLICE IS OUT THERE
As of today, we'll have shipped all but 8 of the £109 tier backers. These 8 will follow very shortly (the ones involving hard disks, or surveys not filled... Read more
Stock lands, first units assembled and shipping news!
So yesterday the Ninjas all met up. We inspected our cool new assembly room / Dojo at Pimoroni HQ and checked out all the awesome stock that had... Read more
More News And Some 'How To' Videos...
So - 121 Slice cases have landed with us and all the PCBs are now clearing customs in the UK. While we get some pics together and wait... Read more
Positive News Update!
We have word that an intial batch of cases (about 100) have been packed and put on a plane. We pushed for the case place to get on with... Read more
The Ninja's Christmas Update...
First up - apologies of the lack of updates; we've been up to our necks in anodised aluminium, hard drives and code. The good news is it's really... Read more
Final Slice Case Samples Arrive!
Hi all a quick update - our properly anodised case samples turned up!
Here's a quick picture (taken with Mo's iPhone!) of the final cases and colours with final light... Read more
New Anodisation Samples Arrive - New Forum - MacFormat!
Progress at Ninja HQ is relentless right now ;) The final PCBs have been ordered, hard drives are arriving by the hundred and the final case tweaks have... Read more
Actual news and pictures!
Hi all it's time for the more in-depth update as promised a few days ago. A lot has been happening since the Kickstarter finished, and we're now ready to share... Read more
Hi everyone, we know everyone is wondering how things are doing and what we've been up to.
Rest assured, we will be posting a more in-depth update in the next... Read more
7 Hours To Go!! £220k Reached And New Case Pictures ;)
As I make my way back to the UK it's awesome to see all the pledges coming in. We now have only 7 hours left !! We've already... Read more
Slice at Maker Faire New York and £200,000!
Mo was showing off Slice to the crowd at Maker Faire New York over the weekend. The feedback has been absolutely great and he's pretty much lost his voice in... Read more
Some Technical Updates And Slice Goes To NYC!
Hi Everyone ...
I thought I'd post a bit of a bumper update before (3 of) The FiveNinjas join The Raspberry Pi Foundation and Pimoroni at the NYC Maker Faire.... Read more
Reactive Lighting Update...
I know a lot of you are eager to know more details about the 'Reactive Lighting' stretch goal we had set for £200k. Well... after much deliberation and... Read more
£170k Stretch Goal Reached! Slice Gets Reactive Lighting at £200k !!
Hi again ;)
So we've hit £170,000 and this means that the colour options are now a reality. We will send out a survey at the end of the campaign... Read more
Slice In Tri-Colour !
A very quick update here!
Just to give you a better idea of what the three colours will look like - here is a render of the new prototype in Black/White/Red. Hopefully... Read more
The Votes Are In And The Winners Are...
Well... I think most of you voted! We got 1046 votes in total so an impressive turnout ;) You can see more detailed results below.
As you can see the... Read more
Colour poll closing soon!
Just a really quick one to say that the colour poll will soon be closing... so if you haven't voted do it now! To recap, there are ten... Read more
Let's get voting!! Choose your 2 favourite colours.
As we hurtle towards £170k we need you all to decide on the two free colour upgrades we'll be offering. You get two votes and the two winners... Read more
£160k Reached! Case Re-Design Time-lapse bonus video...
So we have hit £160k and are now on our way to the next stretch goal at £170k! When we get there we'll announce the colour vote results...... Read more
£150k Stretch Goal Reached - Improved Design Revealed !!
I seem to say this a lot but thanks for your support and for helping us to reach yet another stretch goal - We've now hit £150,000 and... Read more
£130k 2TB Stretch goal smashed! Two new goals revealed.
So here we are again with another goal smashed. Thanks so much! We are now well past £130,000 and the new 2TB option has now been officially added as a... Read more
2TB Upgrades Explained - Pledge Now!
We think the new '2TB Option' stretch goal may have caused some confusion ;) So this is a quick update just to clarify the way it's going to... Read more
2TB Option Stretch Goal Plus Two New Videos...
So... yet another stretch goal smashed in only a few days. This means we'll create a great web app to edit the default LED patterns that ship with Slice. This... Read more
£100k Stretch Goal Smashed in 24 hours - What's Next!?
So we smashed through our first £100,000 stretch goal - "Free WIFI" - in just over 24 hours. Amazing support from new pledgers and what seems to be a fledgling community... Read more
We're funded!! Time for some stretch goals ;)
Well we made it!! We are funded and we're now pushing well past £90,000. So first up a HUGE thank you for all your support so far. It means a... Read more
75% in less than 4 days! + "Mo Answers Your Questions! - Part 1"
First up thanks again for everyones pledges we are over 75% of the way to our goal in less than 4 days! So keep the support, questions and pledges coming... Read more
Smashed 50% in 2 days + Performance demo!
We are five happy ninjas! Not only have we had great feedback and some awesome press but we've smashed through 50% of our goal in less than two days! In... Read more