June Progress Report - Board Revisions, Manufacturing Secured, and Updated Shipping Schedule
Hi Kickstarter Backers!
This past month has been packed with a lot of progress and development. We’re very excited to share with you what we’ve been up to!
Big NEWS!... Read more
We Hear You
We understand your frustrations and concerns regarding our recent update. The FreeWavz team has read and reviewed each and every comment with great care and attention. We... Read more
We wanted to reach out to you face-to-face. Here's our video update from Dr. Eric Hensen, Inventor of FreeWavz, and Mike Kahn, CEO of FreeWavz!
Thank you very... Read more
SXSW Innovation Award and Product Development Update
We are thrilled to announce that FreeWavz has been selected as the winner of the South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive... Read more
As reported in our last update, we initiated a change in our mechanical design for a new molding process to create a better environmental seal. That redesign was... Read more
Progress Update, CES, SXSW
Hi Kickstarter Backers and welcome to another Freewavz update newsletter! Firstly, let me mention how happy and excited I am to be a... Read more
Welcome Mike Kahn, Assembling Test Sets and Preparing for CES
To Our Backers:
Welcome Mike Kahn, CEO
First and most importantly, we are very excited to announce that Mike Kahn will be joining FreeWavz as our CEO. Mike brings 25... Read more
Hitting the Pre-Production Test Stage!
Assembly of Test Sets
Exciting times at FreeWavz! We are now in the process of building the 30 test sets referenced in our last update. They are being... Read more
November 22 Progress Report
Lots of exciting progress to share!
First, we have finalized our speaker system design, which will include our FreeWavz “Inspiration” speakers, and they sound awesome!
Put to the... Read more
Update #22-October 27 Progress Report
We have made great progress with development since the last update. The board and electronic components that will ultimately be delivered to you have been ordered. Of course,... Read more
Update #21-October 3rd Progress Report
Hello Backers! At the time of our last update we reported that the design and layout were nearing completion. In the process, we took a step back and asked, “Have... Read more
Update #20-Progress Report
Since our last update, we have continued to make great progress in our product development. We have worked through a couple new prints, fit tests, and tweaks to the point... Read more
Update #19-FreeWavz Development Progress
Well, it’s been a couple of weeks since your pledges allowed us to successfully close our Kickstarter campaign, and we continue to reflect on the importance of your trust and... Read more
Surveys & Special Thanks!
Surveys were sent last Friday via email and many of them already completed- thank you! For those of you who are experiencing difficulty accessing the survey through email, we... Read more
Surveys have been sent!
Hi FreeWavz Backers,
Today we emailed out a survey that will help us ensure you get the reward level you pledged. Please fill it out and get it back to... Read more
Final Thank You from the Live FreeWavz Kickstarter Campaign
As the final minutes tick off the clock, one last thank you for your support. It has been an incredible ride. Thanks for joining us. $325K and almost 1,600 believers.
We Made It! The Final Countdown.
Wow! That was quite a run, wasn't it? What a rush! We cleared the goal line of $300,000 and are now over $315,000 with 1,500+ believers! A huge thank-you to... Read more
35 Hours to Go/Last Opportunity to Buy FreeWavz at the Special $179 Pricing
Welcome to the 165 new backers who have joined us today! We are now over 1,325 strong and closing in on the goal line. While the $179 level has filled up... Read more
The Goal is in Sight! Only 43 Hours Left!
We must first welcome the 450+ new backers that have joined the team over the past 48 hours. Thanks so much to you and our other loyal 800 backers that... Read more
Cleared $200K/Thank you
Hello again. We have now cleared $200,000 and the activity level is increasing. We expect a fast and furious last 3+ days of the campaign.
But before we go back... Read more
4 Days to Go! Video on the Purpose of the FreeWavz Design
While we are up to almost 785 backers and approaching $200K in pledges, with only 4 days left we are making an all or nothing run toward our goal of... Read more
Use FreeWavz Together in Stereo or Independently
In the following video, Dr. Eric describes how FreeWavz can be used together in perfectly synchronized stereo or shared with a friend, each independently connected to their own source phone/player... Read more
We need your help TODAY! Enter to win a pair of special green or pink FreeWavz.
With almost a week left to our Kickstarter campaign, we really need your help closing the final gap to reach our goal of $300K! We made sharing the FreeWavz story... Read more
More Proof that FreeWavz Really Works & Testing in the Anechoic Chamber
After posting the last video demo of FreeWavz, we had requests to better show the phone screen and to hear the phone actually connect, so we pulled Eric back into... Read more
11 Days to Go!
It's undeniable. FreeWavz really work! Here's the proof.
This video demonstrates that FreeWavz are functional and ready to move into production. Our founder, Eric, shows how FreeWavz pair to each other and to a smartphone via Bluetooth to... Read more
We've doubled in 3 days to almost $100K and over 320 backers!!
If you haven’t looked lately, our project took a big jump over the last 3 days--now up to more than 320 backers and almost $100K. Product development is making great... Read more
The momentum keeps building! Over $50K and close to 260 backers!
A big thank-you to all the believers that have shown their support of FreeWavz! We are over $50K and building momentum. The network of FreeWavz Fanz is strong and determined!... Read more
The buzz is growing! Check out Freewavz at the Dew Tour in Ocean City, MD!
A little over 2 days in and you have shown us the love--over 130 backers and close to $25K in support. We really appreciate all the kind words, encouragement and... Read more
Thanks to all those who jumped in to support us on Day 1!!
We are off and running thanks to you. Getting a lot of positive feedback on the product--we really appreciate it. Your liked FreeWavz,and others will too--please help us spread the... Read more
Special love to our first group of backers!
It all started with you! We appreciate your belief in us!