Update #36: Thank you from Piper!
This week we had a birthday celebration for one of our 15 employees at the Piper headquarters. That’s right, we have a headquarters now!
Things have been moving... Read more
Free Piper Shirts!
Hi guys, we discovered that we had the top trending video on TechCrunch today with all the great support you sent our way yesterday! Check it out here and share... Read more
All Piper Computers Have Shipped!
Hi Guys, a lot has happened since we last posted an update and we wanted to keep you abreast of all our developments!
Shipping All Units
Since the Kickstarter happened... Read more
APRIL BACKERS: Your Pipers are almost here!
We know you have been waiting patiently for your Pipers that were supposed to arrive in April and now it is almost June. We have some good news:... Read more
Your Piper Toolboxes Have Shipped!
Hey guys, quick update here:
- we have shipped over 1500 units in the last 8 days. Once we arrived in LA, we set up an assembly line and worked night... Read more
LA, We Need Your Help!
We’re right in the middle of assembling and shipping our units for Christmas, and currently our only limiting factor is the number of people we have! So, WE... Read more
Thank you to all of you who have been checking the updates on the container! It looks like we cleared customs and will have the container in the... Read more
Customs, Shirts, Keychains
We still have not received any updates from customs. We are waiting for the container to be inspected. There is a tracking system online for tracking the... Read more
Christmas Shipping Update
Hey Guys! Yesterday our ship landed in the port of Long Beach in Los Angeles! This is great news since now the only thing standing between you and your Piper... Read more
You Helped Make an Award Winning Product!
The ship with all the Piper Toolboxes is arriving in Los Angeles on Dec 8th. We decided to have the product delivered to LA instead of somewhere closer... Read more
Update on shirts:
We have added youth sizes for your little inventors, so if you wanted a smaller shirt, please change your preferences in the survey: http://survey.withpiper.com/. ... Read more
Your Pipers Are Coming!
We are really excited to tell you that everything has been delivered to the ship and it will be on the water for the next 3 weeks. Once... Read more
Here are the top reasons why you backed Piper!
First off, don't forget to give us your address through the survey! We need that to ship your rewards!
As we gear up to start getting your... Read more
WE NEED YOUR ADDRESS!
Over the last month, we have finalized our software and all of our hardware orders have been placed! At this point, all of our components are being packaged and... Read more
Piperbot is Coming!
We are placing our final orders this week and should have all the pieces and parts collected in our warehouse in Shenzhen, China. With the hardware on track,... Read more
Packaging Update + Featured on TechCrunch
We have been hard at work finalizing all our hardware and the last piece we have left is packaging design. We hadn't started thinking about packaging until last... Read more
From China With Love!
When we started Piper we were building all our units by hand at the local Techshop. Every Piper toolbox was built with loveat our office and we... Read more
Engraving Your Name on the Piper Toolbox?
We’ve made a lot of progress since our last update. We’ll be posting updates on a weekly basis from now on so that you can see our progress... Read more
Steve Wozniak and Al Alcorn are supporters!
Steve Wozniak sent us an email saying "I love Piper because it represents what enabled me to do all the great technology things in my life."
And Al Alcorn, the... Read more
1350 + You
There are over 1350 peoplewho backed Piper on Kickstarter! We all came together to create a tool that would let anyone create and make rather than consume technology, and... Read more
We Made Some Noise!
We have 5 hours left on the campaign! We hit our $250K stretch goal, and are shipping with a cute speaker! You did it! Check it out!
Keep... Read more
You Can Get a Speaker With Your Piper!
We started the Kickstarter a month ago imagining we would get our kits to a few hundred people. A month later, it looks like we will be shipping ... Read more
Do You Like Cookies?
Shree took Piper to a technology conference, and lots of people asked her if she was carrying around a cookie box. When I was carrying the box, no one mentioned... Read more
What 40 Other Things Can You Do With a Brick?
Thomas Edison was the most prolific inventor of our time. He has over one thousand patents for inventions he created. Yet despite his great success, he believed that his creativity... Read more
Fixing Radios To Win the Nobel Prize
Before he worked on the Manhattan Project to create the atomic bomb and became a Nobel Prize-winning physicist for his discoveries, Richard Feynman was 9 years old. That's right, he was a... Read more
There Are Over 1000 of Us!
It's hard to believe, but in less than three weeks people like you, all over the world, have supported our vision, and ordered over 1000 Pipers to classrooms, homes and... Read more
A Once In a Century Pi Day!
Today is March 14th, 2015, which, if you write it like this: 3/14/15 is the beginning sequence for the mathematical number Pi, or π (3.141592...and it goes on forever). Remember ... Read more
You and Over 700 Others Have Started a Movement! Let's Keep It Going!
We started Piper with a simple vision of making it easy for anyone to create rather that just consume technology. Ten days later, with your overwhelming support, we: 1) have... Read more
BREAKING NEWS: A Huge Surprise For Our Earliest Backers!
After seeing the huge demand from our Kickstarter, a large-scale laser-cutting firm agreed to work with us to allow us to ship moreunits for this December. Because of this,... Read more
NEW STRETCH GOALS ARE UP!
Woo, we're so excited to have hit our stretch goal of 100K (literally double our goal) our first week into our campaign, and we're super pumped to get started... Read more
What Could You Do With 14,000 Pipers?
When I woke up this morning I got an email from Kickstarter that Piper had 352 backers. As I'm writing this, we have 430 backersand are 10k away from... Read more
You and 250 others made this possible!
Thank you! After less than 60 hours on Kickstarter, you helped us hit our goal! Together we are starting a movement. When you pledge you are supporting our vision of... Read more
We Are Almost There!
We are only 10k away from hitting our goal! Help bring us there by sharing this link with your friends: http://www.withpiper.com/#!share/cjrj and tweeting and sharing yourself!
After hearing your requests, we added... Read more
Smashing Goals! Creating the Future!
Where do we begin. So much has happened in the last 24 hours it's hard to say what has been the most exciting. With your help we:
- Were featured on... Read more