Following our statement on 18th November, this is an update on the course of the project and the usage of the funds during the ZANO project.
Firstly, the board of... Read more
Good afternoon everyone,
There have been many questions regarding the fulfilment schedule for ZANOs, my goal is to provide an accurate shipping update and timeline moving forward, as well as... Read more
General Update - Ivan Reedman
Good morning everyone,
Wow, what a few days. We thought we were busy before but things are really buzzing now.
I apologise to all for not being present much on... Read more
App announcement, ZANO Flight School & Fulfilment update
We’re happy to announce that the FlyZANO App has now been officially released on the Google Play Store and the ZANO registration process is open. For users who... Read more
Beginning of fulfilment, the FlyZANO app and ZANO Flight School
As the distribution process has now begun, we thought that we would take this opportunity to provide you with an update on the fulfilment expectations.
The test rig... Read more
Changing your shipping address
This is a brief announcement to say that after Tuesday evening we will be unable to change any more shipping addresses, as we will be sending our database... Read more
FCC and IC update
The team is very happy to announce to all of our North American backers that we have just received notification that ZANO has now been given full FCC... Read more
Shipping breakdown, ZANO Community & in-hand flight!
For those backers that aren’t on the Forums, I thought I'd provide a more detailed overview with regards to what you can expect the delivery schedule to look... Read more
Shipping update and Warehouse video
Here’s a quick video showing off some of the work that’s being done in our warehouse as we begin the distribution process for delivering ZANOs to our backers. ... Read more
Good news (for those who might not be aware) the test rig is up and fully operational and we have begun the process of testing the different features... Read more
Comprehensive Android App Walkthrough w/ Alex
Our head of Android development, Alex (seen in previous videos), just filmed an app walkthrough with Tim. I think they've both done a great job and the video... Read more
ZANO Obstacle Avoidance Video and SDK Documentation Release
As promised yesterday, please see below a video of ZANO's obstacle avoidance in operation whilst flying ZANO in "Free flight" mode. Apologies for the somewhat dodgy audio, hopefully... Read more
Well, it's finally here! All compliance certification has been successful and I am delighted to finally be in a position to announce the production and shipping schedules ZANO!
The past... Read more
Creating ZANO - Part 7
See below Creating ZANO - Part 7, as well as an extra with a detailed demonstration of ZANO's onboard stabilisation.
Thanks and Best Regards,
Good morning everyone,
It has been a while since I have had a moment spare to pop on here and update you all. Sorry for being so quiet of late.... Read more
GITD ZANO Lottery Winners Announcement!
It's my pleasure to announce the 3 winners of the Glow in the dark ZANO lottery! See video below for results.
Congratulations, your GITD ZANO's will be shipped... Read more
I have been quiet on here for the past week or so as we have all been flat out working on everything from streaming video, to final board... Read more
General Update - Surveys, FlyZANO.com accounts, discount codes, overpledged backers and general housekeeping
I hope you're all well and starting to get excited as we near our shipping date. There’s a real buzz here at ZANO HQ as we approach shipping,... Read more
Extended Cut - Creating ZANO Part 6 - SDK
For all of those developers out there interested in delving deeper into ZANO's SDK, please see the 14 minute extended cut below.
Thanks and Best Regards,... Read more
Creating ZANO - Part 6
As promised, please see below Creating ZANO Part 6! This episode focuses on ZANO's SDK.
We had close to 2 hours of video footage for this episode, so... Read more
ZANO - Flight Footage, Obstacle Avoidance in Action!
Whilst filming for Creating ZANO Part 6 today, Ivan, Tom, Sam, Phil and myself decided to have a little bit of fun with ZANOs obstacle avoidance.
We set... Read more
Survey Update - Shipping Data Collection
I thought now was a good time to provide you all with an update on the shipping data collection process or "Survey" as it is commonly referred to.... Read more
I thought now would be a good time to provide quick update to let you all know exactly where we're at in our timeline for June delivery for... Read more
PHOTO UPDATE: Tiltable camera, PCB, (Slightly) New Aesthetic
I thought I would take a minute to share a photo update of of ZANOs (slightly) new design aesthetic and features.
We have incorporated a durable yet simple,... Read more
ZANO at Embedded World, Survey, General Update.
I thought it would be a nice idea to touch base with you all and give you a brief update as well as share some footage of the... Read more
ZANOfuel, PCB Flight Frame Arrival, Survey, BETA Testers
Just wanted to provide you all with a quick update and share some good news!! Actually... Just consider this part 2 of Update 15..!
First of all,... Read more
Creating ZANO - Part 5, Design. OFFICIAL Carry Case Renderings
Please see below Creating ZANO Part 5, in this episode we focus on not only the electronic design of ZANO, but we delve deeper into the aesthetic design... Read more
Creating ZANO - Part 4, CES! Survey Update
It's been a while! Since my last update the Kickstarter campaign has come to an end and CES has been and gone. Let me start by saying, WOW!... Read more
Beta-testers, price list, forum, wiki and lottery of sorts
We currently have 2,000 of the 4,000 Kickstarter beta-tester places not applied for so there is still plenty of space. Currently, everyone who has applied will be accepted.... Read more
Changes to original specification!
What an awesome campaign this has been and so humbling for us all at team Zano. The support, suggestions and comments have been incredible and we have taken... Read more
Video update! Party, ZANO RED, CES!
Wow! What a 24 hours it has been. Absolutely amazing. What a great start to the final 7 days of the campaign!
Party at Celtic Manor Resort!... Read more
Glow In The Dark ZANO! Merry Christmas! CES Video Update
Glow In The Dark ZANO
The results are in from the poll and with a resounding 44% of the votes, we're making a glow in the dark ZANO!!... Read more
You choose the next colour for ZANO! ZANO's Modular Camera!
As promised please see below the link to the official poll that decides the next Limited Edition colour for ZANO!
Votes will be open until 10am on the... Read more
Creating ZANO Part 3 and ZANO RED.
We've got a few bits and pieces in store for you all tonight! Along with the release of Creating ZANO part 3, we are also featuring a 3D... Read more
ZANO - Video Update! And a surprise...
We thought in celebration of reaching our second (Thanks for the reminder Ivan!) stretch goal, we would post a video update, discussing what this stretch goal means and... Read more
Limited Edition CAMOUFLAGE ZANO is here!
The support over the last two weeks for ZANO has been absolutely phenomenal and we can't thank you all enough! Every like, share and pledge is very much... Read more
Meet our EMS! Electronic Manufacturing Service
We are now 10 days into the Kickstarter campaign and we have reached our initial £125,000 goal! This means, we are going to production! I thought now would... Read more
Thank you!! And a new reward level.
Thank you for all the support, the below video from Myself and Ivan hopefully says it all!
New Reward Level
We've had a bunch of requests from... Read more
MicroSD, Batteries, Carry Cases - You asked, we listened!
Well, what a 48 hours it has been! I thank you all for helping ZANO get off to a great start. I also thank you for all the... Read more
HD Camera, Pan/Tilt Functionality, Video capture quality
Sincere apologies for a small oversight (Two letters in fact!) that has caused some confusion amongst our backers!
I can confirm ZANO will come complete with a 5... Read more