still going. . .
Here's something they don't tell you when you are starting your Kickstarter project: It will never end! :-)
Just a few days ago I had an undeliverable reward package returned... Read more
Ubertooth One at SparkFun
Yesterday SparkFun Electronics announced availability of Ubertooth One:
If you are just getting into electronics or would like to, SparkFun is an excellent place to shop. My first Ubertooth... Read more
what you are getting
By now, I expect that everyone in the US has received their reward packages, and I've heard of several deliveries in other countries as well. On the assumption that late... Read more
I posted a new release (r238) on ubertooth.sourceforge.net this week. Highlights include:
- assembly diagrams to make building hardware easier,
- UAP discovery in the Kismet plugin, and
- specan_ui.py, a new real-time... Read more
The Evergreen post office hates me.
Almost every package was shipped today! There were just a few non-standard reward packages that I wasn't able to put together until tonight. They will go out in Tuesday's mail.... Read more
The first transport is away!
I shipped the $15 rewards today. It wasn't many, I know, but it was an essential trial of the whole shipping procedure. If you have never had to ship hundreds... Read more
stencils are in
A few months ago, Jared Boone made an interesting discovery: It is possible to use laser cut Avery labels as low-cost single-use adhesive solder stencils:
I have tried to... Read more
Yesterday I opened up a box from China and found that 991 Ubertooth One packages had arrived intact! Since this is the first time I've ever had them (or anything... Read more
Ubertooth One at ShareBrained Technology
First, a quick note to Kickstarter backers: there are still a few of you who haven't completed the shipping address survey. I've already started preparing the shipping lists for label... Read more
I've started assembling enclosures for the special edition units. I designed the Ubertooth One PCB to fit into an off-the-shelf enclosure (the P3A-260906U), so you can purchase one of your... Read more
First, let me remind all of you backers that you need to complete the shipping address survey. Thank you to the 385 of you who have already completed it!
Second,... Read more
loading firmware onto your Ubertooth One
Those of you on the sourceforge mailing list already know this, but. . .
Before heading off backpacking through Asia a month or so ago, Dominic Spill, my long time... Read more
building your Ubertooth One
As we approach delivery of the Kickstarter rewards, I want to share some information with those of you who will receive bare Ubertooth One printed circuit boards. The PCBs are... Read more
It's SMT day!
Right now in Shanghai, all of the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) assembly work is being done on the first batch of 1000 Ubertooth One boards. It is amazing to me... Read more
Ubertooth across the sea
For anyone who missed the Kickstarter pledge period, Ubertooth One is now available for pre-order on both sides of the Atlantic. The latest retailer is RFIDIOt.org, home of excellent RFID... Read more
Ubertooth One manufacturing has commenced! I will keep you posted as I know more about the production and delivery schedule. Meanwhile I'm working hard on all the other odds and... Read more
I'm packing for Vancouver where I'll be giving my talk, Project Ubertooth, Building a Better Bluetooth Adapterat CanSecWest on Thursday. I hope to see some of you there! Manufacturing... Read more
The first production run of Ubertooth One is now funded! Well, it will be in a few days anyway. The funds are scheduled to be available to me in 14... Read more
a few more special edition boards
The most frequently asked question over the last month has been: "Can you make any more special edition boards available?" I just opened up 15 more slots at $221 identical... Read more
using the Ubertooth One as a spectrum analyzer
Tonight I implemented a simple spectrum analysis function on the Ubertooth platform:
Finally I can back up my claims that the thing can be used for more than just... Read more
Throwing Stars for everybody!
I just published some information about another project of mine, the Throwing Star LAN Tap:
I'm including a through-hole solder-yourself Throwing Star LAN Tap kit with every reward package... Read more
Wow, we hit 32768 today! This has been my secret goal all along. It would have been the official goal if I hadn't chickened out. (I also considered 31337 but... Read more
Part 1 of Hak5's ShmooCon coverage is up, and it starts with an interview I did shortly before my presentation:
Thanks to Darren and the Hak5 crew for the... Read more
Thanks to Bruce and Heidi for getting the video of my talk up on the ShmooCon web site in record time this year! You can download it in higher quality... Read more
We did it!
16384 came and went at midday today. It's hard to believe this is really happening. Thank you all for your amazing support. I can't believe we hit the pledge goal... Read more
I had hoped that this update would be my video from ShmooCon, but I was given a DVD with someone else's talk. If anyone has a good copy of mine,... Read more
home from ShmooCon
Wow! I'm home from ShmooCon, and we're already well past the 2048 mark. Only three more powers of two to go! Thank you so much all of you early backers.... Read more