One year later
Today is the one-year anniversary of the Galago project’s successful funding. It has been a remarkable year filled with challenges I never would have expected before setting out to complete... Read more
That is, after my ever-helpful friends at Swish.com confirm your addresses! Rewards containing one more more Ethernet Boards and Shield Adapters will ship as early as tomorrow morning, with Audio... Read more
The Intensive Development Experiment
It’s amazing what you can achieve in a week.
I've recorded a video of (almost) everything the new IDE can do as of today:
While the new Logiblock IDE... Read more
Simpler, better and working too
I’ll admit it, we missed the mark with our first development tool. In fact, it has never really worked properly. My friend and teammate spent many months writing it, but... Read more
Some time in the past week, Galago passed that magic threshold where I stopped thinking about it as a platform in development and realized it was a proper development platform.... Read more
The Lost Update
Over the last four weeks, we’ve been building and shipping rewards, identifying and solving problems in our processes, our software and our team and charting out a direction for the... Read more
Getting started with Galago
Galago has been an epic project for a tiny team. Nowhere has this been clearer than in the complicated roll-out of our product and development tools, which have involved many... Read more
App Boards at last
I mentioned in the last update that products are now in the hands of our fulfillment partner, and about one-third of you should have received an email from them already.... Read more
One more hurdle.
Let me first apologize for delaying this update by more than a week. We’re gearing up to start shipping rewards and to release our IDE, and that's consuming all our... Read more
Just a quick update this time - I wanted to report that we’ve made good strides regarding our push for completion of our development stack.
GCC Toolchain:This... Read more
Thoughts on IDE design
Foreword: I’ve been asked for more frequent and more in-depth updates. This one is about why we decided to build a browser-based IDE - (Integrated Development Environment, or “dev tools”)... Read more
It goes without saying that the features and quality of the Galago IDE are crucial to the experience one has developing on it. This is why we’re putting in so... Read more
The wait is nearly over.
After many long weeks of waiting, one of the most crucial components of our project just arrived in a humble-looking box padded to the brim... Read more
While we're waiting for our circuits to be manufactured, I'll cover a few design choices I made and share some stories. Here's the first.
A Tale of Two Buttons
One... Read more
Note: It turns out that Kickstarter crashes Google Chrome when a project author pastes a link in an update (like this one) and presses enter. That caused me (and you)... Read more
We've been fairly quiet recently. Quiet is good, because with us, quiet means productive. But this week, for the first time, we've witnessed our hard work finally crystallize into something... Read more
Rock and Rollin'
In the last update (3 weeks ago, sorry about that!) I promised photos of production-ready app boards. Today, I'm releasing not just photos but also design files, schematics and build... Read more
Just a quick weekly update post this time, as I'm writing this from San Francisco International Airport on my way to a friend's wedding. (Sub-update: the flight was delayed so... Read more
Project Complete, and What's Next
After an intense twenty-one day campaign, we're proud to announce that Galago is officially a go - and it's all thanks to you!
Over the next day or two we... Read more
There are so many new, exciting things happening here at the Outbreak lab that I don't even know where to begin! Lots of great questions have been asked... Read more
We did it!
Thanks to you, our generous supporters, we've hit our funding target! This is the biggest step forward in bringing you this amazing new device! We have plenty of updates... Read more
Collaboration with Multiplo
If you haven't heard already, Julián from the awesome Multiplo project and I have been discussing adding Galago support to MiniBloq, their popular visual development tool. I take... Read more
New Galago + Starter Kit + App Board reward... By popular demand!
By popular demand we've introduced a new contribution level that rewards you with one Galago, one Starter Kit and one App Board of your choice for just $69. With... Read more