Hi everyone, Daniel here from XY. Since we started mass shipping XY about 3 weeks ago, roughly 80% of awards have been fulfilled with mostly multipacks including Jade remaining. We... Read more
Where are my XY tags?!?
Good news! A majority of the XY tags will ship this week.
Below is an approximate shipping schedule:
7 pack: International - Shipping between 10/31 and 11/3
3 pack:... Read more
The Shipping Update
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Hey everyone, the beacons are here.
DHL dropped off 11 large cartons of tightly packed XY beacons at our distribution facility late... Read more
Hey everyone, just want to let you know that the first "full volume" production of XY beacons has left the factory and is only its way to our distribution facility... Read more
Android, Factory and Feedback
It’s been a while since our last update, and we apologize...
Exciting things are happening around here. Since our last update happened we launched our Android Beta group and the... Read more
Troubling Shells and Shellfish
Hey everyone, Daniel here with another update from the XY factory in China.
We have a solution to the hairline crack problem. When I say “we”, I really mean our... Read more
Day 1 Recap
Hey everyone, Daniel here, reporting from the XY factory in China.
This is my second trip to the middle kingdom this year and just like last time, I’m impressed and... Read more
20cm under the sea
Hi Everyone, just want to give you quick update on water-resistance:
the sample beacon we had submerged on Wednesday afternoon is still functioning underwater more than 48 hours later. We... Read more
As mentioned previously, we requested the last batch of samples from the factory to check everything. After some delays, we finally got them this week -- and they... Read more
Persistence Pays Off
Hey XY backers, just want to let everyone know that after 6 rounds of rejections, our iOS app has been approved by Apple. We can hardly believe it ourselves. :-D
For various reasons,... Read more
Samples in hand!
Hello Everyone -
Just a quick update today. We have sent out the surveys for the campaign via BackerKit, so if you have not completed it, we would be... Read more
Lucky update 13
We are now a week and a half into the post campaign mountain of work, and wanted to fire out an update before the weekend. We are currently finishing up... Read more
After 60 days, we have funded thanks to 4091 of you!
Hello again everyone!
After a long, exhilarating, and occasionally stressful Kickstarter, we have reached well above our original funding goal, as well as having reached all 3 of our stretch... Read more
It is the final hours, and we are thrilled at the response we got today!
We just want to remind everyone that all 3 stretch goals have been reached, so... Read more
4,000 Backers and $200,000 pledged!
Hello Everyone -
With just a few hours remaining in the campaign, we have reached the $200k stretch goal! Even more amazing is that there are 4,000 of you who... Read more
Packaging, First App release, and WonderCon
Hey everyone -
We are all getting ready to drive up to WonderCon Anaheim for the weekend, but before we head out, I wanted to send out one last update... Read more
XY on Wired.com
Hey everyone. For those of you who have not seen it, yesterday there was an awesome write-up on Wired.com highlighting XY. You can read the article here:
A Tag With Killer... Read more
Hey Everyone, Looks like I am back earlier than expected to announce that with just over 3,000 backers, we have reached our 150k stretch goal. So now, anyone who has... Read more
The WonderCon Update
Hello again everybody we are nearly at the 150k stretch goal, and wanted to give everyone an update to our progress.
At the end of next week, we will be... Read more
It’s the (slightly late) 100k Update!
Hello again everyone! We are really excited that we have reached the $100k mark, but even more that we have surpassed 2000 backers! You guys are amazing. Sorry about us... Read more
Stretch Goal 2: Electric Boogaloo
Stretch Goal 2: Electric Boogaloo:
Sometime during the night, we reached our 75k stretch goal! This is where I usually give the exact backer count for where we hit... Read more
It’s time to Stretch!
Hello again everyone. Since we hit our funding goal, we have seen an awesome increase to 1226 backers, and nearly $60,000! Thank you all for your awesome support. After a... Read more
With the help of 936 awesome backers, we have reached our original funding goal in just over 1 week. Thank you all so much for your support. Now that we... Read more
Wow, in less than 5 days, with the help of 600 awesome backers, we have reached 2/3 of our funding goal. With your help, we are well on our way... Read more