First Pre-Production Parts
I am happy to report that the closing process of our successful Wefunder crowdfunding campaign is nearly completely finished. There are still a few i’s to dot and... Read more
Progress Update / Some Nip'n Tuck
Coming into the new year, and with only just about 60 days left on the clock for our equity crowdfunding offering, things are starting to come together.
The... Read more
Happy New Year
as we are taking our year-end holiday break, we wanted to take the time to briefly check in with you.
Our first true equity crowdfunding offering is making... Read more
today we’ll be focussing on clarifying certain aspects of our Kickstarter Stock Option Pool, along with an update on general progress.
The first true equity crowdfunding... Read more
Progress Update / First Visuals
today we’ll be sharing the first in-depth visuals of the Modbook Pro X with Touchbar, as well as updates on the Kickstarter Stock Option Pool and our general... Read more
4th of July Update / First Look: Versatility
Here’s the next iteration of our “First Look” series. This time with in-depth information about the upcoming Modbook Pro X versatility features.
Modbook Pro X - Use Modes... Read more
WWDC News / Progress Update
Now that we have had the chance to listen to the Keynote of the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference, I’d like to take the opportunity to discuss a few... Read more
Memorial Day / Progress Update
The milestones I’ll be reporting about today, took us a good deal longer to get to than what we had expected, which in turn threw off our schedule... Read more
Final Reward Schedule / Cesar Chavez Day Update
Now that product development is final and we have all features locked down on the upcoming Modbook Pro X, I thought it would be a good time to... Read more
Presidents’ Day Update / First Look: Touch Bar
in addition to working on completing the move of our hardware & software to the revolutionary new MacBook Pro systems with Touch Bar, we've also started working on... Read more
Last 2016 Updates and a Happy New Year
as we are taking our short year-end holiday break, we wanted to take the time to briefly check in with you and share a few last 2016 updates.... Read more
Modbook Pro X Questionnaire
participation in the questionnaire has been great. We will be closing collecting your input by the end of next week, and will also provide the results at that... Read more
Pledges, Options, Fundraising, and new MacBooks !
we have to cover a lot of ground, so let’s get right to it.
Following our announcement of the Kickstarter Pool, we have received several inquiries... Read more
Great News on Funding!
I have some great news to share that is not only very exciting for us, but I hope will be equally exciting for those of you who have... Read more
Work continues on the Modbook Pro X.
On the software side, it is likely the Pro X will ship with the upcoming macOS Sierra operating system, so we’ll... Read more
We hope you're enjoying your summer.
As always, our team is working hard on the Modbook Pro X project. In recent weeks, our focus has been to resolve... Read more
Just wanted to take a few minutes to provide an update and overview on where the Modbook Pro X project stands.
In recent weeks we encountered... Read more
Just a quick note to let you know that we expect to have a detailed update soon, probably as soon as the early part of next week. (Our... Read more
We had planned this update for the weekend, but decided to wait until today to add a few more last-minute photos from production.
Our Modbook Pro X production... Read more
New Pro X Accessory: MonoProp
We'll update you in the near future on our production and shipping timeframe for the Modbook Pro X as soon as we're able to. There's still a lot of work... Read more
Updated Pro X Specs
Work continues on the Modbook Pro X. This includes testing and finalizing parts (e.g., the pen sensor boards discussed in the last update) as well as internal preparations so that... Read more
Production Spec Update: Pen Tablet
We're slowly but surely edging our way toward the release of the Modbook Pro X, and the team is laser-focused on accomplishing this goal.
As mentioned a few weeks back,... Read more
The team is heading into a short break over the New Year’s weekend, but we wanted to show you a few quick photos first.
Here's a new peek at the... Read more
Jingle All the Way…
We're in the midst of prepping an update which we'll have for you next week.
In the meantime, we want to take a moment to offer everyone our best wishes... Read more
There's been a lot of activity the last two weeks as we finalize our pre-production builds and ramp up for production of the Modbook Pro X.
It's become necessary to... Read more
Production Spec Update: Custom Engraving
A number of Kickstarter and Kickstarter Last Call backers who'll be the first to get the Modbook Pro X will be able to have their machine customized before shipment. With... Read more
Production Spec Update: Keybars
This is the first in a quick series of Production Spec updates focusing on specific aspects of the Modbook Pro X as they become “Golden Master” (= final,... Read more
Just wanted to pause in our work and briefly update you on where things stand with the Modbook Pro X.
We're still awaiting what we expect will be... Read more
As mentioned in the previous update, we wanted to take a moment to provide a revised fulfillment timeline for the Modbook Pro X.
We're now planning to begin shipping the... Read more
Pro X Inside Out
We're continuing to make progress (though agonizingly slow at times) on all aspects of the Modbook Pro X project, and the team is proceeding methodically through a series of tasks... Read more
The team has had its head down over the past few weeks focused on various aspects of the Modbook Pro X project.
In the Basesystem Change Revision Process (integrating the... Read more
Through the Looking Glass…
The team here at Modbook HQ is still deep in the Basesystem Change Revision Process (integrating the new MacBook Pro base systems into the upcoming Modbook Pro X). We’re hovering... Read more
Steady Progress, New Timeline…
Hope everyone enjoyed the recent Fourth of July holiday and is having a great summer.
In the last few weeks, the team has made a lot of progress on the... Read more
Modbook Pro X – Revision C
It’s getting sunnier outside as “June Gloom” recedes in L.A. and summer arrives. Or at least that’s what we’ve been told… no one here at Modbook HQ goes outside much,... Read more
Working with the New Base System...
We appreciate the feedback (public and private) over the last week regarding the decision to use the just-released MacBook Pro base system for the Modbook Pro X. Much of that... Read more
New Kids on the Block…
As you may have read, Apple introduced a new line of 15.4-inch Retina MacBook Pro systems this week (http://apple.co/1R0LdyK), replacing the systems we were developing the Modbook Pro X conversion... Read more
Greetings! The team is putting in some long days on the Modbook Pro X, including a few nights and weekends — although everyone will be taking a short break this... Read more
We hope the arrival of the spring season finds everyone doing well. Let’s dive right in to our update…
Rewards ($249 tier and below)
All of these rewards have... Read more
Welcome aboard for another update from Modbook HQ.
The gang has been very busy the last few weeks. There are times when it would be cool to just take a... Read more
We hope everyone had a great holiday season and new year. The Modbook team is working hard on finalizing the design of the Modbook Pro X, locking in our vendors... Read more
OK, let’s dive into our latest update that I know everyone’s been waiting for. Lots of ground to cover, so off we go...
If you’re entitled to a... Read more
We have been working this week on the Kickstarter surveys/questionnaires and the last ones should be arriving over the weekend. If you haven’t already received yours, make sure to check... Read more
I know you've been eager to hear from us, and we appreciate everyone's patience.
The team has kept its head down the last few weeks while working on that “small”... Read more
Sooo, this has been an interesting five weeks.
Following the close of the campaign (successfully, woohoo! – this just doesn’t get old ☺), we learned a few things about the... Read more
Modbook Pro X Last Call — Ends September 30th!
Now that we've reached the formal conclusion of our Kickstarter campaign for the Modbook Pro X, we're in the period during which funds for the project are gathered by Amazon... Read more
And what a ride it turned out to be! Our Kickstarter campaign for the Modbook Pro X doubled up on our original goal, driven by a huge wave of support... Read more
The Final Hour has arrived and the last 44 minute countdown IS ON (wohooooooo :-)
We have been getting a number of questions regarding any future availability of the Modbook Pro X on our Online Store and the honest answer is that we really don't... Read more
Just 3 Days Left to Get the Modbook Pro X!
We're over the goal line! Lots of excitement and a whirlwind of activity at Modbook HQ as the Modbook Pro X moves one step closer to reality.
But don't forget:... Read more
No Customs | Douane | Zoll for Backers in the European Union (EU)
We have great news for backers located in the EU (European Union and the EU Customs Union):
There won't be any customs hassles for your Modbook Pro X rewards!
Thanks... Read more
Near $100K! Still the Final Stretch to Go.
To everyone who's contributed: thank you!
We're excited by the enthusiastic response to the Modbook Pro X, and we've received great feedback from all over the world.
The Pro X... Read more
New Keyboard Stand Language/Country Options!
Many have asked us about the possibility of language variations on the Keyboard Stand for the Modbook Pro X. Well, we're pleased to announce that we'll be adding additional keyboard... Read more
Off to a Great Start!
One week into our campaign, your support and pledges have taken us over a third of the way toward our goal to create the Modbook Pro X, a pen tablet... Read more