Major News and our Final Kickstarter Update
We are delighted to announce that Jumpshot has been acquired by AVAST Software, creator of the world’s most trusted antivirus, with a community of almost 200 million users.
With little... Read more
Jumpshot Holiday IOU
With the holidays just around the corner, we wanted to provide this IOU to print out in case you had planned to give Jumpshot as a present to a friend... Read more
USB sticks shipping first week of January.
We're sorry to report that we have encountered a manufacturing delay with our factory in China that extends our shipping date to the first week of January. In light of... Read more
Gearing up for major software updates and product shipment.
It's starting to get hard to move around the office with all the boxes piling up. We're getting excited. Tattoos and stickers are ready to go. Shirts are pretty much... Read more
USBs ship in a month, and a little Halloween fun.
On Halloween day, we sent out the remaining batch of Jumpshot software download invites. If you pledged for a USB stick at the $35 reward level or above and... Read more
Major software release this weekend followed by 500 more invites.
It's been an action packed two weeks since our last update. We're thrilled to see how much Jumpshot is being used and appreciate everyone for taking the time to... Read more
Surveys, first shipments, and now serving...
It's been an eventful two weeks and Jumpshot is now in the hands of a third of all our backers:
In the 10 days since we began the roll... Read more
Surveys sent. Early access roll out begins Sunday.
On Wednesday, we sent out our pirate themed (yarrr matie) email to indicate where you are in the early access queue. Earlier today, we sent out all of the surveys.... Read more
Surveys, Early Access, and Feedback.
We'll be sending surveys out next week. Keep an eye out for it in your e-mail. If you haven't completed a kickstarter survey before, it's quite simple. Merely... Read more
Just a short note to say...
After two years of working under the radar, we launched Jumpshot at 5am exactly 60 days ago. A bit of nerves along with some second guessing (a bear? really? whose... Read more
Final hours. International Shipping. USB Samples. Shirts. Bear. Nuff Said.
Just hours to go until the end of our Kickstarter campaign. A gentle reminder that if you live outside of the US, please ensure that you've adjusted your... Read more
One week to go, new shirt designs, and a word about Java.
Just one more week to go! We're abundantly grateful for your pledges and help in spreading the word about Jumpshot. With close to 3,000 backers, we've got a... Read more
South by Southwest 2013
Having now been on both the backer and project creator sides of the Kickstarter equation, we've come to realize what a unique community this is. Both backers and creators... Read more
Stretch Goals, USB 3.0, and Secure Browser Overview
Two big announcements this week...
First, regarding stretch goals. Quick explanation of what they are, for unfamiliar or first time Kickstarter backers. When a project exceeds 100% funding early,... Read more
Welcoming our first hires
We're excited to say that we have hired three interns who have all started this week. They're here to help us gear up for the software roll-out and product delivery.... Read more
We've been refreshing the page all day . . .
. . . and we're proud to say that our Kickstarter family has officially grown to 2,000 members!
Quick progress report: The latest USB flash drive prototypes arrived this week,... Read more
Jumpshot vs. New Retail PC
Our intern search is going well. We've received several resumes and have already interviewed some candidates. If you want to apply, it's not too late (though it's getting... Read more
Intern Hunt, New Rewards, and Early Access.
Thank you for all of your support and comments! 1,400 backers, several great press hits, and lots of amazing feedback already. Because of your overwhelming response, we have... Read more
We hit our funding goal! Thank you to all of you for making this a reality.
After spending two years isolated in our coding cave with minimal human contact and... Read more
Two New Reward Levels
Wow, over 300 backers in less than 3 days. The response has been overwhelming and humbling to us. Please continue to help spread the word through Twitter, Facebook, interpretive dance,... Read more