The Fuse Apps are Available
I have two important announcements regarding Fuse. One is likely to be much more exciting than the other, but both are important, so please read the entire post.
First, we're... Read more
We submitted the iOS version of the Fuse App to Apple 11 days ago. We heard back from Apple today. They want us to ship them a device so they... Read more
Close to the End of Shipments
A quick update on shipping and app status.
I just finished putting shipping labels and postage on the last batch of Fuse units for everyone for whom I... Read more
Status Update on Shipping and App
This week I'll ship another 125 devices to Kickstarter backers. I hope to have them all out by the end of next week.
In general, things have gone well, but... Read more
Fuse Update for Mid-August
I recently wrote a blog post about what makes Fuse the most extensible connected-car platform in the world. Extensibility is the key to Fuse giving car owners better control over... Read more
Device and Platform Update
A few items of interest:
I have in my possession all of the devices necessary to fulfill the Kickstarter campaign and all of the pre-orders. They've been processed and the... Read more
July Update: Almost There
A few days ago Benjamin asked in a comment "When do we start to get worried?" You don't have to worry unless you hear I've had a heart attack of... Read more
June Update: Good News and Bad News
The good news is that we've shipped some of the Fuse devices. The bad news is we probably didn't ship any to you...yet. But it's still a good thing for... Read more
Fuse Status: May
Here's a quick update on Fuse status for May. While we're moving slower than I'd like, we are making progress!
- The early version of the API is nearly complete and... Read more
Putting Your Trips on Your Calendar
Just a quick update to share something I did yesterday that shows the power of Fuse. using Fuse, I was able to, in a few hours, create an iCalendar feed for... Read more
T-Shirts, APIs, and More
Here's a quick update for the start of April.
First, the T-Shirts are done and ready to ship. Anyone who was a Fuse Hero gets one as a reward for... Read more
Fuse Status: March
Just a quick status update.
- We have made the order for the hardware and received the initial batch of 25. We're testing them now. Here's a picture I... Read more
Feedback Please: Fuse and Personal Clouds
One of the reasons to be excited about Fuse is that it has a different way of treating your data and the data about your car. Fuse stores that data... Read more
Fuse Support for International
One of the things that disappointed me about the Kickstarter campaign is that we had to limit it to US only given the technical limitations of the virtual network Fuse... Read more
What Makes Fuse Different -- February Update
Just a short update on Fuse. Last week a reporter asked me what was different about Fuse and how we stacked up against other connected car products on the market.... Read more
Fuse Moving Forward!
Despite the set-back of losing our primary Fuse developer, Ed Orcutt, to cancer just after Thanksgiving, we have continued to move forward with Fuse. We're busy planning features, designing interactions,... Read more
Ed Orcutt 1961-2013
The Fuse team suffered a devastating loss last week. Ed Orcutt, the primary developer and architect of the Fuse API died of cancer. This was quite sudden and unexpected. I... Read more
After months of preparation and an exciting 30 day campaign, Fuse officially funded last Friday at 4pm MT. Steve and I were in a meeting in LA and... Read more
Family Fleet Management For a Few More Hours
Since we posted the update yesterday about free data, a lot of people have upgraded their pledges from a single vehicle to 2, 3, and even 5 vehicles. Just to... Read more
Free Data Without the Stretch
Free Data for All Our Backers—Get It While It Lasts!
We've got GREAT news! We've found a company willing to sponsor the data charges for all of our Kickstarter backers... Read more
My Truck Turns On My Office Lights!
One of the things that sets Fuse apart from other connected car devices is that it will ship with an open API from day one. But more than that, our... Read more
How Fuse Is Different from Other Connected Car Apps
I sometimes get asked how Fuse is different from other connected-car products already on the market. Here's a few thoughts on that.
First, Fuse is based on a gizmo that... Read more
Help share Fuse and your Kickstarter deal gets better!
Dear Fuse Kickstarter supporters,
We have some great news to share!!
We believe our strategy of connecting cars to your personal cloud through a cellular service is superior to other... Read more
See Fuse in action! A quick update and demo
Check out the latest version of Fuse! Even though the project is still open, we're hard at work building Fuse and getting all of the pieces together. Here's a... Read more
150 backers, wahoo!
We're almost halfway through our project and we're currently sitting with 150 backers!
You may have seen that we have 3 backers for the developer API. This is great for... Read more
1/3 of the way there!
Huge thank you to all of our backers, we are over 1/3 of the way to our goal!
We have gotten lots of comments, questions and shares. We love connecting... Read more
Just shy of 100 backers!
Huge thank you to all of our backers. We have been extremely excited by the response, the support and those who have shared our project.
In all the time we... Read more