Stock Units, Replacements, Software and other updates...
As expected, we have received numerous comments, questions and concerns in regards to our last update. In this update we hope to answer all those questions and concerns... Read more
We are back :)
What the hell happened?
Unfortunately, all process were and have been more complex and complicated than expected. In order to solve and overcome all issues (manufacturing issues, faulty... Read more
Shippings, IFTTT, eBeacon and developers
Finally our supplier has reacted and is sending the replacement for the faulty items.
We are in the process to ship all the small amount of pending units... Read more
Matrixes, IFTTT and iBeacon Update
Some weeks ago we informed you about certain problems we had with a batch of 700 units of faulty LED matrixes that conveyed a big delay in the... Read more
Shippings and development
First of all, please accept our most sincere apology for our silence. It is no secret the production road has not been easy.
Today, we are happy... Read more
We want to inform you that we’ve already shipped more than 1000 units!!
We started with small batches to different locations word wide to have everything under... Read more
We've started the shippings :)
We've finally received some of the final enclosures and we've started the shipping phase!!
We'll be making regular shippings in the following weeks to complete all orders.... Read more
After our last update, we received the first final enclosure units(about 100 of each) for us to give final approval and finalize production. We did give approval for... Read more
As mentioned in our last update, we have been working in parallel with the final enclosure piece and the L8 App, and so, it is time now to... Read more
Final Injection Test and a Preview of the App
Dear backers ,
We have finally received the last injection test, and although at first sight the results are quite good, there are some small details to improve.
The base... Read more
We hope you enjoyed Halloween and had a terrifying night. In this special date we also want to make a special update.
As many of you have... Read more
Here is the L8 Firmware update tool!
The L8 has two working modes, the User Mode and Recovery Mode.
The User Mode will be the default... Read more
New Enclosure Tooling Report
Dear Backers ,
Our new tooling supplier just sent us a full report with the required casing molds modifications to achieve the desired high quality standard we aim for.
Based... Read more
Dear backers, please, check carefully the pictures bellow.
And let us explain them a little to you: To avoid defects such as the internal voids due to overly rapid cooling... Read more
Packaging & Accessories
As we keep moving forward in production, this week update will mainly focus on packaging and merchandising elements.
It's made of pressed cardboard, in black color and lined... Read more
Production Process Part 2
The production process succesfully progresses everyday and we can tell you that electronics assembly has reached 50% progress.
The first finished units are entering in the next step:... Read more
Final Unit Casing Stage
As you are aware, we had some enclosure manufacturing issues which delayed the overall production process. As for today, we are just waiting for the last... Read more
Mass production phase finally kicked off this past week!
After recent mechanical adjustments caused by changes in the enclosure piece, L8 series electronic manufacturing kicked off this past... Read more
Production Kick Off & Delivery Date
Certification process completed
SDK v0.1 Released
At last we begin to share with the L8 developer community the early SDK versions, so that each of them can finally start projecting their ideas and imagination... Read more
We have had two hard weeks solving and boosting some pending issues. Specially related to the injection process. We were having some dificulties making the final adjustments. The... Read more
In our former update, we told you we were going to be informing you regullary about any update we are facing and that we will try to give... Read more
Preproduction Stage #1: Accomplished!!
As we are a few days away to start the final units production, our software team keeps on making improvements calibrating the sensors.
And because you still... Read more
Final Electronic Components and Testing
The components are ready!!!
We know you're anxious to see progress in the project and in the overall production line, and now, we can finally show you some!
We already have most... Read more
One step closer
At this stage we continue working on the L8 development
overcoming the obstacles that we have found in our way, and thus, we
can guarantee you that we're... Read more
The L8's Suit for the Winter season 2013
Dear and patient friends,
After the presentation of the brain and the heart of the L8, we want to show you its suit… the suit that soon will make it... Read more
L8 will be delayed until 2013
We are sorry to inform you that the L8 Smartlight will be delayed more than we thought at first.
Some of you have complained about the little information... Read more
slow and steady wins the race
Slowly but Surely
One of the most important aspects for... Read more
Casting for a future star
Some days ago we decided to upload our video also on facebook ... and we hope you have enjoyed it because... it is about to pass away :(( ... Read more
Noise sensor up and running: Call Me Maybe Cover by L8 Smartlight XD
We have initiated the testing sessions with the noise sensor, and we could not wait to share the initial results with all of you:
For the most technical ones:
Our premise: If you want to do it well, listen to the ones who know!
From the beginning in Kickstarter until today, the L8 haven't ceased to evolve thanks to your great advices. With every opinion you have drawn you have improved substantially... Read more
We were at home, but we were shut away in our room working hard.
First of all we want to apologize for being silent these last days, but we have been completely focused in the L8 production stage in order to show... Read more
Ready to launch. 1... Go!!!!
We have about 2 more hours before we jump from Kickstarter to the outside world!!! And, because we don't like and want to say good bye, we want to have... Read more
Ready to Launch. 2 ...
As we advance in the previous update #10, the campaign will be over in less than 24 hours and L8 Smartlight will finally be a reality! We are... Read more
Ready to Launch. 3…
Thank to you we are hours away to have our dream come true, therefore, we want to share with you our feeling of nervousness and excitement ... and... Read more
$150K are worth both an ACCELEROMETER & NOISE SENSOR
Once again you guys did it!!
Thank you all as we have reached our second GOAL! $ 150K!!
Many of you indicated that you will prefer the noise sensor rather... Read more
L8 Smartlight becomes animated... and even autonomous!!
We all are excited to announce that, from now on, the L8ties can be animated thanks to the…
To do it, you only have to go to... Read more
Let's improve the L8 SmartLight!!
Also, we were wondering…What would happens if each and every one of the 1200 wonderful and bright backers we have share on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, G+, email or any other... Read more
...and there was light for the L8!!! + BT 4.0 Announcement
WOOOOHOOOOOOOO! You did it!!! We did it!!! The L8 f****** did it!!!
As we still have 17 more days to go and keep improving the final device with your feedback... Read more
New Rewards & L8's Retail Price
Based on several proposals where we have been asked for volume discounts buying in bulk, we have decided to add some more reward packages, following our still unnoticed... Read more
Great news! As we still have 21 more days to go, thanks to you and over other 700 amazing bright people, we have cross over the 75% funding... Read more
Happy 4th of July to all US citizens!
Happy 4th of July! Today we celebrate one the greatest moments in the US history! What an occasion to use our Simul8tor and create your own luminous US flag honoring this wonderful day.... Read more
L8's new design released. Feedback is needed!
First and foremost, thank you all for your support. We have now more than 300 backers and we have collected more than 31.000 $!!!!! You are great!!!
The... Read more