June Update: Major Milestone Reached
We got news last night that our iPhone 5/5s Spike cases had completed manufacturing in China and were being packed on to a pallet (pictured below) for freight... Read more
Update from Overseas
As discussed in our last update, we just returned from a long trip overseas. The purpose of the trip was to manage and supervise the beginning of full... Read more
We’re continuing to ship iPhone 4/s models at a slower pace than we would like, however, we have shipped approximately 66% of iPhone 4/4s Kickstarter rewards, virtually all... Read more
CES & more!
Happy 2014! We had quite a start to the year with a surprise trip to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. We hadn’t planned to exhibit at... Read more
December: iPhone 4/s Shipping + iPhone 5/s Samples
iPhone 4/4s News
Another shipment of all different colors of Spike for the iPhone 4/4s have reached us today, and we’ll do our incoming quality control check before... Read more
iPhone 5/5s Progess
Firstly, we would like to wish all of our American backers a Happy Thanksgiving! We just received the first photos of completed sample iPhone 5/5s Spike case parts... Read more
Finally, Spike is Making a Personal Appearance
The beginning of good news for all of you that have waited so long! Production of Spike for the iPhone 4/4s is finally getting off the ground and... Read more
Update from Malaysia
We're currently writing from Penang, Malaysia where the several factories that produce Spike are located. It has so far been a very busy, productive, and extremely informative trip.... Read more
Advancing into Production (iPhone 4/4S)
Our golden units came over the course of the last two weeks. The first package we got were actually the "golden parts" (i.e. unassembled parts for inspection), which... Read more
Golden Spikes & iPhone 5
Spike for the iPhone 4/4S:
Early this morning a shipment destined for Redmond, WA left Malaysia containing our latest set of Spikes – the 'Golden Units'. This refers... Read more
Moving Forward into March
Re: Spikes for iPhone 4/4S
We're still waiting on final inspection units from Malaysia, which we had hoped to get before March but our sonic welding woes have... Read more
What we've been up to in January
The Spike team has had a busy schedule these last few weeks, and we come bearing news from Las Vegas all the way to Malaysia. We'll break it... Read more
Hot off the (injection molding) presses!
Hello and Happy New Year to all our backers!
Today we opened a box containing our first-run production Spikes that were air-mailed from Malaysia last Friday. We received the first 10 units... Read more
Ramping up for production!
It’s been several weeks since our last update and much has happened in the world of Spike. Firstly, the iPhone 4 and 4S models are finally in the... Read more
Tooling Status for Spike
As mentioned in our previous update, some of us were going to Malaysia to meet with our manufacturer and kickoff the production tooling. Robert Solomon and Steve Korn... Read more
New Website: Completed!
We just flew to Malaysia to go tour the factories that are producing Spike but wanted to give you a quick update on our pre-order website which was... Read more
Production status and more!
Hello to all our backers!
Since out last update we have been busy at work finalizing the specifications for our production tooling for Spike 1 and Spike 2. We’ve... Read more
Hello to all our backers,
First of all, thank you all for making this campaign a great success – we couldn't have done it without your help!!
Here's a taste... Read more
More Kickstarter milestones this week!
We had a great last 7 days for the project, we reached 100% of our goal AND crossed the 1,000 backer line! But we still have more than... Read more
Pictures, Prototypes, and Progress!
We broke 500 backers yesterday and 600today, so we want to give a big shout out to to everybody who has contributed towards making Spike a reality! The stories... Read more
What about the iPhone 5?
First off, we want to give a big thanks to all of our backers! We're really excited to be on Kickstarter, an amazing and creative platform to bring ideas and... Read more