Firmware Update Imminent
Good news: we're only a few days away from releasing the first firmware update containing bug fixes, and improvements to Wi-Fi stability.
You will be able to upload the firmware... Read more
Technical Challenges, Troubleshooting Guide, Upcoming Firmware Update
For almost eight months, since the launch of this kickstarter, our primary focus has been on getting the MXs manufactured and shipped to our loyal and patient backers.... Read more
A lot of people asked about the “carbon fiber” pattern on the “Kickstarter Edition” units. Learn about the hydrodip process as our friends from Dipology walk you through the steps,... Read more
The Last Shipping Update
Shipping Department announced today that all rewards that couldbe shipped, have been shipped. We are still missing a couple of hundred surveys and there are a few... Read more
85% Rewards Shipped!
We’ve dispatched rewards to over 85% of backers who have responded to surveys. If you are among the 15% who have not received notification of your reward being shipped, please... Read more
Shipping Department Changes, Shipping Notifications, "July" Surveys
Changes in the Shipping Department
The new assembly-line testers improved production output, and ended up exposing bottlenecks in our shipping department. The schedule continued to slip, so we hired a... Read more
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“May” Rewards: Red
Great news — all red MXs from this tier will ship out by the... Read more
Reward Delivery Update
As promised, this is an update on the overall project status. Most “April” rewards have been shipped, and we’re getting ready to ship the “May” rewards. The... Read more
China Trip Recap
Ni hao Friends,
We'll be sending an update on overall project status soon, but wanted to share with you some details about our visit to China.
This was our very... Read more
New Testers, Delivery Update
Our engineering group safely returned from China last week. Jet lag, fires requiring immediate attention, and a national holiday last week mean that we have to keep this... Read more
Shipping Commences, Travels to the Orient
April Backer units start shipping today!
We have finalized the OBDLink MX Wi-Fi production firmware, completed our final round of testing, and are pleased to announce that April Backer rewards... Read more
Thoughts on Good Cooking, Status Update
“Good cooking takes time. If you are made to wait, it is to serve you better, and to please you.” — Menu of Restaurant Antoine, New Orleans (as quoted in... Read more
First Production Batch is Here
The good news is that we have enough units to ship all April reward tiers. Unfortunately,... Read more
$149 Reward Level Canceled
Unfortunately, we lost over 200 backers and over $30,000 in pledges today, when Kickstarter deleted the $149 pledge level. It's not going to have a huge impact on... Read more
Exclusive Kickstarter Edition & New Stretch Goals Revealed!
Optional Upgrade: Exclusive “Powered by Kickstarter” Edition with Carbon Fiber Hydrographics
You asked for a special version of MX WiFi for Kickstarter, so here it is! The enclosure has been... Read more
OBDLink App 2.0 for Android & Stretch Goal Update
Wow, once again you amaze us! It took less than 6 days to surpass 2,000 shares of this project on Facebook. With that milestone eclipsed, you've successfully unlocked... Read more
New Reward Packages and Stretch Goal Update
Thanks to your amazing support,today OBDLink MX WiFi cracked the top 100 most funded Technology Kickstarter projects of all time! We've got 22 days left to go,... Read more
Stretch Goal #1: Exclusive Kickstarter Color!
We are so grateful for your support! Today, we eclipsed 2,000 pledges. That's a major milestone, and a good reason to present you with a stretch goal! We... Read more
$100,000 reached! How we plan to keep our promises.
We just passed a major milestone: the project reached $100,000 in pledges. This is amazing, THANK YOU!
Several backers expressed concern that additional reward tiers will cause us... Read more
Wow! Thank you!
This is Day 1 of our first Kickstarter project, and we are completely blown away and humbled by your overwhelming support. Thank you so much! We worked hard to... Read more