Gnomes at Midnight

Mojo: Digital Design for the Hobbyist

A project in Stanford, CA by Embedded Micro
000days 
:
00hours 
:
00minutes 

Funding Successful

The Mojo is an FPGA development board that is designed to be user friendly and a great introduction into digital design for anyone.
Backers: 1356
Average Pledge Per Backer: $74

Funded: $100,490 of $7,000
Dates: Feb 21st -> Mar 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Embedded Micro
Tags:
open sourcegadgetsoftwaretechnology +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
SubmitCancel
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Ok
Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.

Ok

$100,490

current pledge level
Last Updated: March 23 @ 18:45 -0400 GMT

1435%

of goal
funding period ended

$0

trending toward
Trends are not projections. Read More >>

0%

of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs
Copy HTML

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

The blank PCBs have shipped!

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! I just wanted to get you an update on how things are progressing. The blank PCBs (for the $20 reward) have shipped out! If you were a backer in the $20 tier keep a lookout for your package! I'm still working on the AVR/FPGA interface,... (Read More)

Surveys

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We've gotten survey results from almost everyone, but if you haven't filled out the survey yet please do so! This is especially important for the orders that also receive a power supply as we are ordering the power supplies soon and would like to get... (Read More)

Maker Faire Bay Area

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
The Mojo was accepted into the Bay Area Maker Faire this year! On May 18th and 19th we will have a booth setup where you can stop by and say hello! For more info on the event and where you can buy tickets click... (Read More)

The boards are in!

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Good news! The PCBs arrived yesterday and I hand soldered one together. So far the boards look good and everything I've tested so far is working flawlessly. I attached some images of the board so you can see what your Mojo will look like. I'll be... (Read More)

New Forum and Future Purchases

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! As requested by a few people we've added a forum to our website. You can now go to http://forum.embeddedmicro.com/ to share your ideas/projects and ask questions about the Mojo. I've also added the... (Read More)

It's Only the Beginning

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
This has been a very awesome 30 days! I want to thank everyone for supporting this project. Within the last hour of the campaign we broke 100K! This is more than I ever expected, but I will be working hard to get you your Mojo board and to make sure... (Read More)

Less than 48 hours left!

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
There's less than 48 hours left of the campaign! It's been a really amazing experience and I would like to thank everyone for their support!  These are the last hours you will be able to get your Mojo for this special low price, so make sure you get... (Read More)

Over 1000%!

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
You guys continue to amaze me! This morning we broke $70,000, 10x our original goal! I was originally planning to make 100-200 boards, but this is awesome! Because of you guys, we were able to redesign the boards, with extra features that you... (Read More)

We made it!

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
You guys are awesome! Thank you so much to everyone for your support. We made our stretch goal of $50,000! That means all the boards will now feature a USB port and the USB -> Serial converter is no longer required. The new boards also have more... (Read More)

The board has been designed!

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
I just finished laying out the new version of the board. The only thing that changed from the previous post is that the board now features a 50MHz clock for the FPGA. The AVR uses a separate 8MHz crystal. If you would like to take a look at the... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!