Konnected + Home Assistant integration is live in Hass 0.70!
I'm happy to announce today that Home Assistant (aka Hass.io) 0.70 was released today that has Konnected integration built in! Home Assistant is an open source home automation hub that... Read more
Kickstarter Rewards are 90% Fulfilled!
I'm very happy to announce this morning that we're 90% complete fulfilling your Kickstarter rewards! The vast majority of you have either already received your kit or will... Read more
Production & Fulfillment Update #3
Just a quick update to let you know that we've been super busy this week prepping and packing your rewards! We received a big shipment from manufacturing on... Read more
Production & Fulfillment update #2
500+ Rewards Shipped!
I've been quiet on here lately and that's because I've been laser focused on developing our processes and procedures for shipping your rewards! We received our first... Read more
Home Assistant integration update
It's time for a long overdue update on using Konnected with Home Assistant. I finally have some exciting progress to share!
Home Assistant is an open source home automation platform... Read more
New Konnected Help & Community site; Team update; Shipping update
Today I want to introduce the new Konnected Help & Support portal and Community forums at help.konnected.io.
Those of you who have emailed me in... Read more
First Orders Shipped!
I got back this past weekend from a fun and productive trip to Houston to visit MacroFab. During my visit we reviewed QA, programming and packaging procedures with the first small... Read more
Production & Fulfillment update
I know you all are very excited to receive your Konnected Alarm Panel kits and are anxious to find out when they're going to ship. In my last... Read more
Backup Batteries video update
A couple weeks ago I promised an update and story behind the backup batteries. I got the first shipment in a few weeks ago, and another shipment is... Read more
Setup How-To Video & SmartThings SmartApp update
This morning I posted a new tutorial video to show you all how to set up Konnected with SmartThings for the first time. I've received lots of questions about the... Read more
I know you're all anxiously awaiting your Konnected Alarm Panels and are wondering when they're actually going to ship. I've been working hard to get everything lined up... Read more
Video Update: New production samples
I just received new samples from the production design Konnected Alarm Panel board! In this video:
- Highlight the hardware features of the board
- Demonstrate how to connect a... Read more
We did it! $170k! Final 24 hours stretch goal
Amazing! A warm welcome to all you new backers in the last couple days! You've helped us hit the $170,000 stretch goal. What this means is that I have more... Read more
New Installation Video
I got a new camera and made a new installation demonstration for you all! Let me know what questions you have.
Final week stretch goal: Entry Delay!
As we enter the final week of the Kickstarter campaign, I again can't thank you enough for your support. I've been listening to your feedback and have some exciting news... Read more
Well, it's been a super busy week here at Konnected HQ! I'm overdue for an update here, but don't have a ton of details to report just yet.... Read more
Holiday Kickstarter Shopping: Projects I Love
I'll be honest with you, I wasn't really very active on Kickstarter before starting Konnected. Of course I've seen plenty of neat Kickstarter projects before and love the videos, but... Read more
Thanksgiving Stretch Goals and Free DIY kits
Wow, we hit our $80k goal in no time! The backup battery really is a great addition to the Konnected kit, so I'm glad you all got behind it. I... Read more
You Asked for Backup Batteries
... and we deliver! I continue to be amazed and humbled by the overwhelmingly positive feedback from all of you. Thank you again!
I've received... Read more
Funded in two hours!!
Wow, thank you, thank you, THANK YOU!
We reached our minimum funding goal in less than two hours. That's nothing short of incredible!
You've helped me make such a strong... Read more