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Thermodo ~ The Tiny Thermometer for Mobile Devices

A project in Copenhagen, Denmark by Robocat

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Thermodo is a tiny electrical thermometer that lets you measure the temperature right where you are. For iPhone, iPad, Android & more.
Backers: 8776
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $336,018 of $35,000
Dates: Mar 7th -> Apr 9th (34 days)
Project By: Robocat
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Latest News

How Robocat’s Lighthearted Emails Helped Them Raise $300K on Kickstarter

April 11th - via:
When the folks at Danish software studio Robocat launched their Kickstarter for Thermodo, “The Tiny Thermometer for Mobile Devices,” they weren’t exactly sure what to expect. “Working on something for many months without being able to share it with the world and then having everything riding on that fateful launch day has always been a bit nerve-wracking,” Michael Flarup says. (Read More)

Final call, add a sticker to your pledge!

April 9th - via:
With less than 6 hours left of the campaign we're now entering the final stretch or our funding. Now is your last chance to change your pledge, convince your friends and help us set the record high. The final fundraised number will stand as a major... (Read More)

What It's Like Raising more than $300,000 on Kickstarter

April 9th - via:
Willi Wu and his co-developers at Robocat recently sought $35,000 on Kickstarter to fund the development of a thermometer that plugs into a smartphone's headphone jack. Instead, they raised more than $300,000. (Read More)

24 hours left!

April 8th - via:
You know what? There's only 24 hours left of the Thermodo Kickstarter Campaign! Tomorrow, Tuesday at 20:00 CET (2pm EST, 11am PST) we'll wrap up this crazy month with a small party at our Copenhagen office. If you're in town, you're more than welcome... (Read More)

Thermodo: A Thermometer for Your Phone / Crowd Outlet Blog

April 8th - via:
Thermodo is a small thermometer now on Kickstarter (with less than 24 hours left!) that plugs into your mobile device's audio port and reads the ambient temperature. It comes with a small keyring case that allows you to easily carry it with you wherever you go without losing it. After you have installed the app on your device, just plug in the Thermodo and get a nearly instantaneous temperature reading that is accurate to your current location (or so they say).See the video below for more details and be sure to support the project today if you like what you see. (Read More)

300K Stretch Goal Unlocked: Kickstarter Green Limited Edition Premium Thermodo

April 6th - via:
You did it! We just passed the 300K Mark and that means we'll be introducing a new product; The Kickstarter Green Limited Edition Premium Thermodo. Anyone who has pledged for a Premium Thermodo will be able to choose this instead, once we send out... (Read More)

Developers, Developers, Developers

April 6th - via:
As you saw in our previous video update we've had a lot of developers come forward who are interested in building apps for Thermodo or integrate Thermodo support in their existing apps. Today we're going to take a look at a few of those developers... (Read More)

Video Update: Software

April 4th - via:
In today's video update we talk a bit about software. Join us for a tour of the office where Michael demoes an early build of the Thermodo Haze integration, Willi talks a bit about some of the 3rd party developers who have contacted us about... (Read More)

Cases & Extension Cables

April 3rd - via:
Hello Backers! We've got a little video Q&A for you today aimed at one of the more frequently asked questions and that question has to do with device cases, enclosures and cables. Thermodo was not designed with a case in mind and it's important... (Read More)

Thermodo Ideas, Part 2

April 1st - via:
In this post we'll be taking a closer look at some of the personal use-cases our backers have shared with us. We know that most of you just want to be able to tell the temperature from time to time, but there are a good chunk of people who wants to... (Read More)

Thermodo Ideas, Part 1

March 29th - via:
Thank you so much for all your input. We've received hundreds of emails and it immediately became clear that this update couldn't be contained in a single post, so this will be part 1 of (at least) a 2 part series about Thermodo ideas. Let me start... (Read More)

We want to hear your Thermodo ideas!

March 27th - via:
Since we launched the Thermodo campaign people have been writing us, calling us or just coming up to us on the street and telling us what Thermodo would be great for. It truly seems like this combination of an ambient thermometer and a smartphone has... (Read More)

250K Stretch Goal Unlocked: Red Thermodo & New Stretch Goals!

March 26th - via:
There's no stopping you guys! We just passed 250K and that means you just unlocked a completely new Thermodo: The Red Thermodo. The Red Thermodo joins the Black & White Thermodos, and everyone who has pledged $25 or above may choose this fiery... (Read More)

New Tiers: The Thermodo Sets

March 23rd - via:
A lot of you have been asking why there's no easy way to pledge for multiple Thermodos. The answer is quite clear, Kickstarter doesn't allow for multiple quantities of the same hardware reward. Kickstarter is understandably not a retail store, and we... (Read More)

Thermodo Renders

March 22nd - via:
We've got something really cool to show you today! We've been working with the very talented 3D artist Mikael Eidenberg to create some high resolution renderings of Thermodo as the design progresses. What you've seen so far is shots of our 3D printed... (Read More)

Video Update: Status from Copenhagen

March 21st - via:
It's the end of March, and a snow storm is raging in Copenhagen (and they ask us why we make weather apps). In the last video update you heard from Michael as he was field testing Thermodo on his vacation, this time we have a video update straight... (Read More)

Video Update: Field Testing on the Peak of a Volcano

March 15th - via:
Hi Backers! We couldn't be more thrilled with the way things are going and to see so many of you makes us very proud. Kickstarter is so much more than just "pre-ordering" a product. It's a story and it's a journey. We want you to feel part of that... (Read More)

125K Stretch Goal Unlocked: Android Companion App

March 9th - via:
You did it! We reached the first stretch goal in an impressively fast and casual manner, you guys are the best! Crossing the 125K mark means that we'll be committing to making a native Thermodo companion app for Android. This will be complimenting... (Read More)

Thermodo Smartphone Thermometer Doubles Its Kickstarter Goal In 24 Hours, Now Offers Stretch Rewards

March 8th - via:
For a company making a difficult switch from creating software to building hardware, Robocat is making very good early progress. The Danish startup’s Thermodo smartphone thermometer accessory hit its original Kickstarter goal of $35,000 in just seven hours yesterday, and is now at over twice that amount, with pledges still flowing in. Robocat accordingly announced some stretch goals this AM, in a manner that makes me think this is one of the best-engineered Kickstarter projects ever. (Read More)

Thermodo Mobile Thermometer Meets Kickstarter Goal in 7 Hour

March 8th - via:
It's happened too many times. You leave the house in the morning, dressed for a cloudless, warm day. By the afternoon, you're trying hard not to shiver while you run errands sans jacket. Either the weatherman has some explaining to do or your trusty forecast app isn't cutting it. (Read More)

Thermodo - The Tiny Thermometer for Mobile Devices

March 7th - via:
Is the latest weather app not accurate enough for you? Take ​temperature readings into your own hands using Thermodo, a tiny electric thermometer that plugs into the headphone port on your mobile device. (Read More)

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