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Glowdeck - A companion for your smartphone.

A project in Brooklyn, NY by Power Light and Sound Company, Inc.

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Glowdeck is a wireless charger, Bluetooth speaker, LED light system, and wifi-enabled notifications platform called Streams.
Backers: 956
Average Pledge Per Backer: $219

Funded: $209,669 of $30,000
Dates: Mar 18th -> Apr 30th (44 days)
Project By: Power Light and Sound Company, Inc.
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Latest News

You did it.

April 30th - via:
All stretch goals achieved.Last night we crossed the $200k mark! This means we'll be adding an ambient light sensor that can automatically adjust Glowdeck's brightness according to the brightness of its environment. Reminder about stretch goal 1: If... (Read More)

Let's go out with a bang!

April 25th - via:
We are excited to announce Stretch Goal #3: An ambient light sensor! If we cross $200k, we will add a sensor that automatically adjusts the brightness of Glowdeck's display (and lights) according to the brightness of the room. You can already use... (Read More)

The Final Stretch!!!!

April 21st - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

A big number deserves a big update.

April 11th - via:
Glowdeck is 500+ backers strong.Last night, just as I was finishing up an exciting new build of the Glowdeck mobile app with our developer, this message caught my eye: I'll admit, it felt good when we crossed that threshold and met our first stretch... (Read More)

It's stretch goal time.

April 8th - via:
If you read the comments section, you've probably noticed some recent chatter about "stretch goals." If you're unfamiliar with the term, fear not - we don't care whether you can touch your fingers to your toes. Stretch goals are a way for us to... (Read More)


April 5th - via:
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Lower prices, more features.

April 2nd - via:
Lower prices.Ever since the early adopter rewards sold out, I've been getting messages every day asking if we could lower the price tag on the regular rewards. I put this question to my team, and not only did they find a way to cut our costs, they... (Read More)

Glowdeck named "Best of Macworld 2014"

March 30th - via:
Thanks to everyone who stopped by the Glowdeck booth at Macworld this weekend. Your enthusiasm and support for what we're doing was truly energizing.  And we're completely humbled to have been named one of the 7 best products at Macworld 2014 by... (Read More)

Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kickstart Glowdeck, A Wireless Companion For Your iPhone

March 29th - via:
At first glance, Glowdeck appears to be nothing more than a pair of speakers with a little screen in the middle. In reality, though, it promises to be so much more. (Read More)

These Are The Best Products At Macworld/iWorld 2014

March 29th - via:
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Moscone North has been packed with exhibitors for the last three days as they peddle their latest wares to the Apple faithful. We combed through all the booths and while there were a ton of underwhelming products, Macworld 2014 did feature some really cool stuff and a couple surprises. After some fierce debate among the Cult of Mac editors, we’ve settled on seven things at Macworld 2014 that are truly deserving of a “Best of Macworld 2014’ title. So without further adieu here they are. (Read More)

Glowdeck: From Brooklyn to MacWorld (Part 1)

March 28th - via:
This is a bit surreal. Two days ago, I was at home in Brooklyn with my Glowdeck prototypes. Now I'm in San Francisco with PLSCO's media producer Alex presenting them to hundreds of people at MacWorld. There are people waiting to ask questions at our... (Read More)

The GlowDeck Is The Alarm Clock of The Future

March 28th - via:
The GlowDeck, a current Kickstarter project, is the most futuristic alarm clock I’ve ever seen. This clock connects to your iPhone or Android phone via Bluetooth and shows notifications, social networking updates, and other “Streams” of information on its built-in color display. (Read More)

This one's just for you guys.

March 26th - via:
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March 25th - via:
This weekend we crossed the goal line, and we're still climbing. It's a remarkable feeling to know that Glowdeck will actually be on table-tops all over the world in just a few months. Moving right along: On the production front, the whole team met... (Read More)

You guys are the best part of this story.

March 21st - via:
Let me catch you up.When I first dreamed up Glowdeck in 2012, I didn't know the first thing about product design or electronics. I simply believed in this idea so strongly that I felt compelled to acquire the skills necessary to bring it to life. It... (Read More)

The 7 Coolest Products on Kickstarter This Week (March 21, 2014)

March 21st - via:
Every week we’ll list the 7 coolest products currently available for backing on Kickstarter. This edition features software that can turn humming into a digital song, a minimalist coffeemaker, and the world’s most comfortable camping tent. - See more at: (Read More)


March 20th - via:
Given the awesomeness of most smartphones today, it’s only fair that they’ve got a good home to reside and we can think of few better perches for our own smartphone than this stunning looking Glowdeck that is currently rocking it on Kickstarter which isn’t altogether surprising given how ridiculously brilliant it looks. (Read More)

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