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NEEO - The Thinking Remote

A project in Cupertino, CA by NEEO Inc.

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NEEO is a smart home automation system. It’s the simplest way to connect and control all the devices in your home.
Backers: 6081
Average Pledge Per Backer: $256

Funded: $1,558,280 of $50,000
Dates: Jan 13th -> Feb 12th (30 days)
Project By: NEEO Inc.
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Latest News

Home control start-up NEEO partners with OneAV

March 28th - via:
Following a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign which saw it raise over $1.5 million, home automation manufacturer NEEO has announced it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement to bring its technology to the UK and German market with OneAV. (Read More)

A surprise for you with less than a day to go!

February 11th - via:
Dear backers, There is now less than a day to go in our kickstarter campaign and we would like to use this opportunity to once again thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your great support. We never ever expected a result like this, we’re... (Read More)

Whoa, YOU guys rock!

February 6th - via:
Hey backers! We did it, another stretch goal down. NEEO will get its very own IFTTT channel just as you asked for. You will now be able to use all the 164 existing channels over at IFTTT and do anything you want with NEEO. So for example, you can... (Read More)

More Exciting News!

February 5th - via:
Hi Kickstarter friends, There’s only one week left of our campaign and we’re so excited to see what’s in store! This week more than 4,000 new backers have joined the NEEO team and we shot past the $1 million mark. And the first stretch goal is... (Read More)

At Last, a Universal Remote That Just Might Work

February 4th - via:
Rafael Oberholz thinks the time is ripe for a truly great universal remote. (Read More)

4000 Backers and One Passionate Team

February 3rd - via:
Dear Kickstarter Community, Wow! we never imagined anything close to $1M in pledges when we were preparing for Kickstarter. You have made this possible and we thank you so very much. The NEEO family grew by 4000 over the last few weeks, simply... (Read More)

10 Awesome Kickstarter projects you need to check out!!

January 29th - via:
Kickstarter is a fascinating website and if you are not familiar with the term crowd funding then you ought to get familiar with it. Crowd funding pretty much means being funded from the crowd when a person is seeking an investment. Rather than going to a bank for a traditional loan, a person can go to the Internet and ask the crowd for investment funds. Instead of having to repay back the loan using cash, the crowd in turn asks for you to pay them back in perks. So for an example If I wanted to start a Kickstarter campaign for my new podcast, for every 10 dollars a person donates to the campaign they would get a t-shirt back in return. (Read More)

NEEO API stretchgoal, black cats and more!

January 20th - via:
Dear Kickstarter community! What an amazing two weeks, your support for the NEEO campaign has been overwhelming! Thank you so very much. We also want to thank you for all your feedback and comments, including your suggestions for product... (Read More)


January 16th - via:
A look back on the week's coolest crowdfunding campaigns. (Read More)

Two new pledge levels

January 14th - via:
Dear Kickstarter community! First of all we want to say a huge thank you to our NEEO family. We are so astounded by your support and we wouldn’t be where we are without you. NEEO has been our labor of love for the past year, and we are ecstatic... (Read More)

Thinking Remote NEEO Hits Kickstarter; Reaches $50,000 in Three Hours

January 14th - via:
On Tuesday (January 13th), Cupertino, California-based NEEO launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for its self-titled thinking remote controller. Seeking to raise $50,000 the project surpassed the initial goal and has so far raised over $181,000 thanks to nearly 750 backers. (Read More)

Goal reached in less than 3 hours

January 13th - via:
Dear Kickstarter community!  We are truly overwhelmed by your response to NEEO. We achieved our goal less than 3 hours with 185 backers. Be sure that we are working hard everyday to get NEEO to you. Please tell your friends about the NEEO... (Read More)

Less than half an hour after our launch and we are already at $8391!

January 13th - via:
Thank you so much to all of you who have supported us so far - we’re so excited to bring NEEO to all of you. This is just the beginning, but we wanted to take a minute to thank you all for getting onboard so early. Your feedback and comments are... (Read More)

Neeo ‘Thinking Remote’ Breezes Past Kickstarter Goal

January 13th - via:
Connected objects appear to be all the rage these days. Internet of Things is a popular topic, the concept being that everyday objects connected to the internet would be easier to control remotely, and various solutions have already popped up that allow you to retrofit stuff that you already have. (Read More)

NEEO Is A Universal Smart Home Remote That Recognizes Your Hand

January 13th - via:
The smart home needs a remote, and one startup debuting on Kickstarter today thinks the smartphone isn’t necessarily the best option of that. NEEO is a dedicated device that includes a remote, as well as a brain to centralize control of your home, including your home theater equipment as well as connected gadgets like the Nest, Philips Hue and more. (Read More)

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