Latest Xiki Happenings / one-line installer
There's been a lot of Xiki activity lately.
Xiki Shell: You can now run xiki right in your shell console!
One-line installer: There's a one-line installer for xiki shell on... Read more
Haven't received your shirts or stickers? Please contact me.
Hi all! Please contact me if you haven't received your shirts or stickers. Most of the shirts and stickers should have been received for a while now, but some people have... Read more
Status on shirts
I just got word from TeeLaunch (the company printing and shipping the shirts) that most of the shirts arrived today, and will be going out soon. (There's been a delay... Read more
Shirts and Stickers going out
The shirts and stickers are going out, so keep an eye out for them!
The spreadsheets have been spread, the address changes have been processed, and the bill has been... Read more
Progress update on Xiki
I've been making great progress on Xiki. Many thanks to those who have paired with me thus far - and looking forward to pairing with the rest of you, and... Read more
Rewards and Progress
A few people have asked about the rewards (tshirts, etc.). I'm getting the ball rolling on them again - look for them in the next few weeks. Thanks for your... Read more
Shirts order being placed
85% of the surveys have been responded to, so I'm going to place the order for the shirts soon! If you haven't responded please do so.
Side note, I was... Read more
Surveys going out soon
Thanks again for supporting Xiki!! Man, that was an intense campaign :) I'm so excited, and looking forward to doing great things together!
You'll be receiving the surveys for the... Read more
Things I can do for a person/company who backs at $10k
There's a great opportunity for an individual or company to step in and be hailed the savior of Xiki! If you (or your company) are a supporter of open source... Read more
Video of my gf and I "modelling" the Xiki t-shirts :)
2 days left, and we're getting a bit silly.
I'm going to sleep for a week after this thing ends!
TheChangeLog podcast, PubNub command and Anonymous Donor
3 days left in the campaign - and thinks are looking awesome! (We're still at only 72% but we can do it!)
The latest episode of The Changelog podcast is... Read more
New $100 "I saved Xiki" reward (4 days left!)
4 days left. There's a long way to go but we can make this work!
You can choose one of these 3 shirts for the "I saved xiki" reward (plus... Read more
Companies supporting Xiki - PubNub, Twilio, and Hired.com!
Companies supporting Xiki!
Thanks so much for helping me reach out to get companies excited about backing the Xiki Kickstarter. It's paying off!
PubNubhas backed Xiki, and a pubnub... Read more
Send text messages with Twilio!
Here's a demo of sending text messages from the command line, using the new Xiki "twilio" command. It's pretty slick - check it out!
Supporting Xiki is a great way... Read more
Let's get Heroku to back Xiki!
Help me get Heroku to back the Xiki Kickstarter! Tweet to @heroku! Email them! With just a few days left, it's time to emphasize the opportunity for companies to sponsor... Read more
Please get 3 of your frends to contribute just $1!
Please get 3 of your friends to contribute just $1!
In response to Dennis' suggestion, I've added a $1 "Spread the word!" pledge category. If each of us can get... Read more
Xiki everywhere in the tech press! TechCrunch, Reddit, and Hacker News, oh my!
Today is a huge day for the Xiki campaign! Xiki is all over the tech press - one the home page of TechCrunch, with a great writeup, and was #1... Read more
Introducing Xikishell, and xsh.org!
Introducing the new "xikishell" feature of Xiki (and launching a website to highlight it):
After tons of feedback where people say they're amazid by Xiki but are confused... Read more
Linux.com calls Xiki "the Next Big Thing in FOSS" in an article posted today!
Xiki got some amazing coverage on Linux.com today!
She calls Xiki "the Next Big Thing in FOSS", "a giant leap forward," and "revolutionary," adding "I do not use the... Read more
New video focusing on shell commands
Hi all! I posted a new video on the page emphasizing how Xiki compares with the traditional way of running shell commands. I got a lot of feedback saying the... Read more
Big first day! Ideas for improvement.
The Xiki campaign had a really solid first day - $10,000. Thanks so much for everyone's support - it's been amazing!
I'm going to make another video showing how Xiki... Read more