Geek Out Firmware Upgrade, Version 1.5
Dear Kickstarter Backers,
It's been a long time since I've posted an update on this project. Oh, how time flies! It just occurred to me that our little boy is... Read more
We've Come to the End of the Road
Dear Kickstarter backers,
It's finally here. The day I can announce that we've officially wrapped up the Kickstarter campaign. Every single Geek Out that can be shipped is out the... Read more
Hi there backers,
Here's a quick update on where we are as far as fulfilling all of your Geek Out units. 97.7% of all our units have been shipped. ... Read more
If I Were a Superhero, My Archenemy Would be Called 'The Postman'
It's been a great day around here, folks. All hands are on deck and working feverishly. We have every single -- and I mean EVERY single -- Geek Out assembled,... Read more
Hey there everyone,
It's the end of another day of shipping, shipping, shipping and I continue to be impressed by our LH Labs team. They just keep on plugging away,... Read more
I Meant to Update You Yesterday
I'm trying to get you an update a day during this last week of fulfillment. It's turning out, though, that as the whole staff is hurrying around the... Read more
5:52 on a Friday Evening
It's been a nice productive day today! Lots of Geek Out 450's are now making their way to their new owners. We did, however, miss the mail deadline of 12:30pm... Read more
Good morning everyone! Just thought I'd update you on our shipping progress.
Thank you to those who responded to our last update about the Geek Out 1000's. With the exception... Read more
All 1000's Have Left the Building! 450's this Week, 720's Next Week
Well, we're getting very close to the end of our little Kickstarter adventure. And what an adventure it's been! There've been ups, downs, twists, turns, and more twists... Read more
Shipping, Shipping, Shipping
It's been quite a while since my last update. I try to update you very frequently, but these last two weeks have flown by too quickly.
We've been... Read more
Saturday Work Party
I can't believe it's been 10 days since my last update. I try to do at least one update every week, but the time just goes by too fast!
Many... Read more
2nd Round of Shipments Going Out This Week
Hey there everyone,
Have you seen what's been going on with Pono? I must say that I'm impressed with their ability to show the world that high resolution is a... Read more
Upgrades & Changes
I'm getting a lot of messages and emails today. It must mean people are excited that we're about to start shipping. :)
The most common request I'm getting... Read more
I've been receiving a lot of requests to update addresses before we start shipping. I can't possibly change all of these addresses manually. So if you need to update your... Read more
First Shipment Set to Go Out on Friday!
We're almost there! The long-awaited first shipment will be ready to leave our facility on Friday. I can't tell you how happy I am about this! Right now this is... Read more
It looks like our plan to produce the first round of Geek Outs in small batches is working out. Larry, Kim and I went down to the circuit... Read more
USB Connector Update 2
Hey there. Thanks for your patience as we get this snafu sorted out.
In the end, we've confirmed the whole problem is related to the USB connector soldering process. We... Read more
USB Connector Update
Our production team has been working hard with our vendors to figure out exactly how to fix the issue with the sagging USB connectors. Here’s what we’ve determined:
First, the... Read more
CES Experience - The Good News and the Bad
It's been quite a long time since I've given you a meaningful update on the progress of getting Geek Out ready to ship. So here goes.
First of all, we... Read more
Making the Minishing Touches
It's been awesomely insane around here for the past 99 days! We finished up the campaign part of the Geek Out project, added a few desperately needed employees, parted ways... Read more
You've been asking for an update. Here it is.
It's been 11 days since my last update and a lot of you have been asking me one simple question: Are we on pace for January deliveries?
Well, my friends,... Read more
Special Geek Force-only Black Friday Special
If you've already joined Geek Force, login to LHLabs.com for a special Black Friday announcement. Don't worry, you can't miss it. :)
If you're not a member of Geek Force,... Read more
CE & ROHS Compliance Certification Underway
And now for my shortest update ever:
It's a big week for Geek Out! This week our first units are being sent off to a lab that tests for CE... Read more
8,000 Units are Being Built Right Now!
- Why is Gavin sporting such a delicious mustache?
- 8,000 units are being built as of NOW.
- How We Hacked Kickstarter, Part 1
- Geek Pulse Update. Check it out. Like,... Read more
LHLabs.com: A Community Just for Our Backers
Since about two weeks into our Kickstarter campaign, we’ve wanted to make a place, just for our backers, where we could all gather to easily share ideas and make our... Read more
BackerKit Survey Re-sent
Greetings from Taiwan!
No, I'm not in Asia to source parts for Geek. Geek is 100% made in the USA! I'm here visiting our Light Harmonic's Distribution Partner to talk... Read more
The BackerKit survey has been submitted and will start trickling out starting about 15 minutes ago. Please check your inbox and junk mail folder to make sure you get it.... Read more
Refer-a-friend, Product Name Update, BackerKit Survey, Other Geek Products, Karma
This last week has been so exciting! We've learned so much as we work with our manufacturing partners about their processes. As they say, the devil's in the details.
Refer-a-friend... Read more
Facebook Page - Colors, Colors, Colors - BackerKit Survey - MustGeekOut.com
Hello! It's been five days since our campaign ended and things aren't slowing down for us a bit! :)
New Facebook Page for our Backers
I want to let you... Read more
Now the Real Work Begins!
Who Needs Sleep?
Hi everyone. Long-lost Gavin here. Thank goodness for Larry! He's on top of things, isn't he? As you can imagine, my inbox has been overflowing since 11:51... Read more
Last 48 Hours, Metal Enclosure Update, Android Compatibility, My Kickstarter Illness Continues
- We're in the final 48 hours! Share my campaign with your friends before it's too late!
- Our first metal enclosure has been machined and is at our... Read more
Have We Hit the Wall?
My lovely wife (You know, the one who just brought the most adorable baby into the world?) is a marathon runner. She just loves it. She announced to... Read more
Yours Truly on the Telly, Comparitive Measurements, Geek Pre-launch Party, and iPad Connectivity
I've got a few cool updates to make! I'll make it short.
First, yours truly was interviewed on a local Sacramento, CA morning show called Good Day Sacramentothat featured... Read more
Stretch Goals Expanded, Calling BETA Testers, and more.
- More stretch goals: Carrying case, Y Cable! We've blown the pants off this campaign! Let's see if we can keep it up!
- BETA testers, we're sweetening the... Read more
$200,000 Stretch Goal Achieved! (There's More)
$200,000! I Can't believe it! Please visit the blog for a little surprise from yours truly. :)
Output Impedance, 2L Records, Line Out
- Geek's output impedance is officially set to 0.47 Ohm. - http://mustgeekout.blogspot.com/2013/08/geek-vs-others.html
- 2L Records offers Geek Backers discount off any or all titles available in their catalog. -... Read more
One $119 Spot Now Available
Somebody dropped off. There's one $119 reward available. Quick! Somebody get it!
Don't know if you've noticed...
More Reward Slots for More Backers
You may have noticed that we've already increased the number of backers who got in for $119 from 100 to 200. Then we pushed... Read more
$100,000! WHAAAAAAAA?!?! (And other geeky news)
In other news, we're blogging about this amazing experience! Kim Kaplan posted our first article yesterday. Please go check it out at http://mustgeekout.blogspot.com.
I love you guys!
Every GEEK Has a Slacker Buddy
I've always wanted to walk into a bar, throw a bunch of money up in the air, and scream, "Drinks are on me!" Sadly, my pocketbook, my wife, and my... Read more
You Guys Are All Amazing
Thank you so much for all your support during these first 24 hours of our campaign. The reaction we're getting is well beyond what I expected!
I prepared... Read more