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Pebble Technology predicts more Kickstarter crowdfunding for gadgets
document Crowdfunding

More gadget makers will follow in Pebble Technology's footsteps by using crowdfunding site Kickstarter to raise money to make their products, according to Eric Migicovsky, the company's...

Luis Enrique MoralesJun 19, 2012 11:57 pm GMT952 views
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Pebble Technology predicts more Kickstarter crowdfunding for gadgets
The $10m Kickstarter Pebble Smartwatch hits a snag as first shipment is delayed
document Crowdfunding

Writing on the project’s Kickstarter page, co-founder Eric Migicovsky explained the constant travelling to Taiwan, coupled with the process of developing larger orders of the smartwatch, have...

Benjamin FosselJul 25, 2012 02:52 pm GMT911 views
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The $10m Kickstarter Pebble Smartwatch hits a snag as first shipment is delayed
Pebble, Kickstarter's Biggest Crowdfunding Success, Hits A Bump In The Road
document Crowdfunding

The watches were due to be delivered in September. The company's going to miss that date, CEO and cofounder Eric Migicovsky wrote in an update on its Kickstarter page: "In terms of...

Fiona MaresJul 26, 2012 04:42 am GMT969 views
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Pebble, Kickstarter's Biggest Crowdfunding Success, Hits A Bump In The Road
What’s So Great About the Pebble Smartphone Watch?
document Crowdfunding

Eric Migicovsky and his team of six developed Pebble and launched an amazingly successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $10.6 million — its goal was $100,000. Pebble has myriad useful...

Fritz SchaeferAug 08, 2012 06:15 am GMT989 views
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What’s So Great About the Pebble Smartphone Watch?
Sneak peek: Building crowdfunding superstar Pebble’s user interface
document Crowdfunding

Pebble’s user interface engineer, Martijn Thé, had a clear goal: “I figured Pebble should be so easy that our grandmothers should be able to pick it up and use it right away.” The difficult...

Fiona MaresAug 15, 2012 02:39 pm GMT942 views
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Sneak peek: Building crowdfunding superstar Pebble’s user interface
Can Pebble Double the Double Fine Record on Kickstarter?
Crowdfunding

Kickstarter records have been dropping like the proverbial flies in 2012 -- too loaded down with cash to remain airborne. Earlier this year game developer set a new record for crowdfunding that seemed like it would be pretty difficult to break -- over $3 million dollars was raised by Double Fine to create a new adventure title in a single Kickstarter campaign. Yet just a few weeks later, the Kickstarter project for a Pebble Smartwatch that can connect via Bluetooth to an iOS or Android device has already raised over $4.2 million... and it's still got thirty days to go.

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Eric MackApr 18, 2012 12:20 pm GMT3750 views
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Inside The Kickstarter Project That Smashed All Fundraising Records
document Crowdfunding

Pebble founder Eric Migicovsky turned to Kickstarter, posting a video of a Pebble prototype and its various possibilities—including mail and messaging, music controls, exercise data tracking and...

Luis Enrique MoralesApr 24, 2012 04:58 am GMT1499 views
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Inside The Kickstarter Project That Smashed All Fundraising Records
Runkeeper is Pebble Watch’s first confirmed app
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Tools

RunKeeper is exactly what it sounds like: a companion app for runners and joggers. Like many of its competitors, it uses a phone’s GPS sensor to calculate distance, time and speed, in addition to...

Jayne AnnMay 03, 2012 08:06 am GMT1288 views
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Runkeeper is Pebble Watch’s first confirmed app
Crowdfunding is the smart way to take ideas like the Pebble watch to market
document Crowdfunding

A new wristwatch got off the ground with Kickstarter – a site where you just need enough people to say 'I'd pay for that'.The Pebble watch is certainly technologically innovative;...

Adam FrazerMay 10, 2012 12:07 am GMT2478 views
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Crowdfunding is the smart way to take ideas like the Pebble watch to market
Want Some Stock With That Pebble Watch?
document Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is a typical case of creative destruction in an unwary and much-criticized industry. The big banks view this opportunity as very small. This is typical of the way old players get...

Adam FrazerMay 14, 2012 06:31 am GMT1309 views
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Want Some Stock With That Pebble Watch?
Pebble has 85,000 problems, but money isn't one
document Crowdfunding

"Pebble is like the Facebook IPO of crowdfunding—they have to deliver or it will bust the [crowdfunding] marketplace," said Shervin Pishevar, a venture capitalist at Menlo Ventures, who...

Fiona MaresJul 03, 2012 10:12 pm GMT983 views
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Pebble has 85,000 problems, but money isn't one
Kickstarter: Spark Will Let You Control Your Lamps With Your Pebble Watch
article Crowdfunding

Spark, a Wi-Fi-controlled lighting system, has announced that their product will be compatible with the Pebble smart watch that able to raised $10 million on crowdfunding site-Kickstarter, which...

Fiona MaresNov 27, 2012 12:53 am GMT1198 views
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Kickstarter: Spark Will Let You Control Your Lamps With Your Pebble Watch
Pebble will finally unveil its Kickstarter-darling smartwatch at CES
article Crowdfunding

But after missing its initial ship date of last November, and with few updates from the Pebble team, it also quickly became an example of the dangers of crowdsourcing. A ton of funding, after all,...

Jason RobbinsJan 04, 2013 12:23 am GMT1140 views
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Pebble will finally unveil its Kickstarter-darling smartwatch at CES
Pebble Smart Watch Finally Ships
Crowdfunding

Almost a half-year after it was initially expected, the most successful Kickstarter project so far, the Pebble Smart Watch, is finally shipping out to its many thousands of backers.

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Eric MackJan 23, 2013 03:53 pm GMT3712 views
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Pebble Watch SDK Coming in April
article Crowdfunding

In this initial release,the SDK will be fairly limited;developers won't yet have access to the accelerometer-or communication between watchfaces-and-smartphones. In a post on crowdfunding...

Tim SatterthwaiteMar 17, 2013 07:05 am GMT2134 views
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Pebble Watch SDK Coming in April
Pebble Secures $15M in VC Funding
Crowdfunding

Pebble, the company behind the eponymous smartwatch, announced on Thursday that it secured $15 million in Series A funding from VC firm Charles River Ventures.

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Eric BlattbergMay 16, 2013 10:22 pm GMT3187 views
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Pebble Sold 275K Units Through Kickstarter And Pre-Orders, Tops 1M Watch Apps Downloaded
article Crowdfunding

For the first six to ten months following the close of the Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign, the focus for Pebble was exclusively on shipping; it wasn’t a priority, per Migicovsky, but “the”...

Fiona MaresJul 12, 2013 04:18 am GMT1240 views
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Pebble Sold 275K Units Through Kickstarter And Pre-Orders, Tops 1M Watch Apps Downloaded
Pebble Smart Watch Delivers on Kickstarter Promise and More
article Crowdfunding

The Pebble smart watch is the most successful Kickstarter crowdfunding project of all time, raising more than $10 million from 85,000 backers. Last month, the company announced that it had over...

Pablo BracciniSep 01, 2013 04:13 am GMT757 views
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Pebble Smart Watch Delivers on Kickstarter Promise and More
Pebble CEO Offers Crowdfunding Insights & a Webcast CF Conference
Crowdfunding

At last check the Pebble Smartwatch has rounded up over $8 million on Kickstarter with two weeks left to go in the campaign. That's a figure that shatters all previous crowdfunding records on Kickstarter and most other platforms.

Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky will be sharing their success story at the next Crowdfunding & Cocktails Event in Palo Alto on May 9th. The gathering is part of the SoHo Loft series of Capital Creation and Crowdfunding events. (You can see a little of Crowdsourcing.org's coverage of the last Crowdfunding and Cocktails event in Manhattan here.)

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Eric MackMay 03, 2012 03:34 pm GMT3357 views
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Pebble Smartwatch Team Raises $10 Million through Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

In a historic day for the crowdfunding industry, the Pebble Smartwatch project today smashed the $10 million barrier on Kickstarter — raising three times more than Double Fine Adventure, Kickstarter’s previous record-holder, and 100 times more than the project’s original funding goal of $100,000.

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Eric BlattbergMay 10, 2012 10:02 pm GMT8620 views
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