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HOT Watch:Complete Smart Watch w/Revolutionary Private Calls

A project in Plano, TX by HOT Smart Watch from PHTL

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HOT Watch™: Turn your hand into a phone with innovative private calling. Touch screen, Gestures, Apps. Phone stays in a pocket or bag.
Backers: 4141
Average Pledge Per Backer: $149

Funded: $616,231 of $150,000
Dates: Jul 31st -> Sep 7th (38 days)
Project By: HOT Smart Watch from PHTL
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Latest News

HOT Watch Now Shipping to Kickstarter Backers

August 18th - via:
The HOT Watch smartwatch is now shipping to early backers, and will be available to consumers by September. (Read More)

Thank you

September 4th - via:
We had a very successful session yesterday at Reddit. We would like to thank you backers for asking some very intelligent questions.   We are in our final countdown. We would like to convey our heart filled thanks to all the backers for backing us... (Read More)

Ask me Anything taking place on Reddit

September 3rd - via:
First of all, as we get to the end of our campaign, we would once again like to thank all of our Backers for their help and support throughout. We couldn't have come this far without you.  Our Chief Technology Officer Ram Pattikonda is on Reddit... (Read More)

Deliver dates

August 31st - via:
We are pleased to inform you that all the vendors have confirmed the delivery dates for the manufacturing to start in October.Tooling for the buckle, bezel and audio module will start in 10 days. Our executive team will be traveling to Asia this week... (Read More)

A Gift to our backers

August 27th - via:
Because of the overwhelming response to our Kickstarter we want to give back to our backers by giving you an opportunity to win your very own HOT Smartwatch. Simply hit the link and enter to win, its that simple! To increase your chances, and get... (Read More)

VIDEO: Gesture-operated Smartwatch gets Patent protection ahead of Samsung, Apple Releases

August 27th - via:
HOT Smartwatch, the emerging Apple, Samsung contender, has announced the full issuance of "US Patent No. 8,515,505" during a week-long slew of New York media events. (Read More)

Patent Approved

August 20th - via:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Emerging Apple-Samsung contender announces granted Patent covering Smart Watch call-making Features In perfect timing, the HOT (‘Hands on Talk’) Smartwatch unveiled the legal grounds covering innovation in ‘private... (Read More)

Thank You

August 13th - via:
Thank You for backing this project and spreading the word. This video is for all the supporters of HOT Watch (Read More)

Hot Watch turns your hand into a phone

August 11th - via:
A new type of smart watch that aims to turn a user's "hand into a phone" is entering production after smashing its funding target. Hot Watch was seeking $150,000 on Kickstarter but has already amassed more than $370,000 with around a month to go. (Read More)

Smartwatches Hot? One Kickstarter Project Certainly Thinks So

August 7th - via:
Once again, it seems that Ariel's theory (here) that we are on the way to a consumer-grade smart watch is well on-track to being proven true. While this latest Kickstarter project doesn't hit all of the points he made, it is advancing us further along the path. (Read More)

Future Work

August 5th - via:
We'd like to say a big thank you to all of our backers for helping us smash through our initial funding goal! We'd therefore like to take this opportunity to announce additional future features: Sleep Pattern Tracking - Since we all move during... (Read More)

Vote on our Logo

August 2nd - via:
We would like to thank you for the hundreds of daily comments and feedback that you have sent us across our social channels. We have taken all your inputs …into consideration especially regarding our logo on the bezel of our very innovative HOT... (Read More)

HOT logo on top of the watch face

August 2nd - via:
Hello Backers, We have heard you loud and clear about the logo on top of the watch face. Many of you have commented about the HOT logo not looking good on the watch face. You feedback is very important as many of you share same feeling, we have... (Read More)

Some of the media coverage so far

August 1st - via:
Very excited about all the positive media coverage have been getting. In last 30 hours we have been covered in: (Read More)

BIG Thank YOU!!!!

August 1st - via:
In 30 hours, you have fully funded the HOT Watch!  We could not have done this without you and we pledge to complete this project in a way that makes you proud. Now that we have reached our goal and head towards exceeding it, we will spend all our... (Read More)

Mobile Devices Getting ‘HOT’ on Kickstarter

August 1st - via:
HOT Watch (an acronym for “Hands On Talk”) is making waves this week following Wednesday’s launch of a new Kickstarter campaign designed to give this innovative creation a running start in the increasingly competitive field of wearable technology. (Read More)

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