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SIMPLcase™ ~ Minimalist iPhone Case for Travelers

A project in Shanghai, China by Simon Kwan
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Onboard storage of SIM cards & eject tool. Use any standard credit card or membership card as a stand. Sleek, low profile design.
Backers: 922
Average Pledge Per Backer: $23

Funded: $21,559 of $20,000
Dates: Feb 12th -> Mar 29th (45 days)
Project By: Simon Kwan
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Latest News

Heading to Hong Kong, Shenzhen, and Dongguan!

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

SIMPLcase is Successfully Funded!

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
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Next Steps, Reminders, and Shout Outs

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Dear Backers, As we're down to our last week of funding for SIMPLcase for iPhone 5, I wanted to go over a few things. Next Steps After the Kickstarter campaign ends, Amazon will begin collecting your pledges and will release them to us somewhere... (Read More)

We're Funded! Woo Hoo!

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
A very generous backer has put us over the top and we are now funded! Ed and I are so grateful for the continuous support of our awesome backers! You've not only generously pledged in support of SIMPLcase, but your comments, questions, and advice... (Read More)

Multiple Units: Yes, you can get more than one if you want to!

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
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Just Launched : SIMPLcase for iPhone 4/4S!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, Due to popular demand, we have just launched the iPhone 4/4S compatible SIMPLcase, also as a Kickstarter campaign! So, if you are already a Backer for the iPhone 5 compatible SIMPLcase, but you have friends, colleagues, or family... (Read More)

66% Funded with 21 Days to go!

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to all of you, our awesome backers, we're 2/3 of the way funded with a little less than 1/2 of our campaign remaining. Ed and I are living and breathing Kickstarter every day for hours on end. We'll probably both have a bit of Kickstarter... (Read More)

SIMPLcase Carries SIM Toolkit For iPhone Travelers

March 4th - via: cultofmac.com
In my wallet, I have a little “secret” compartment which contains a few international micro SIMs, an Apple-made SIM ejection tool (aka a fancy paperclip), and a guitar pick. Or at least I usually do. The other day, when I actually needed it, the ejector tool had somehow found its way out of the wallet and into my bag. The problem was that it was not the bag I had with me. (Read More)

SIMPLcase Video PodCast Review by JTechTalk

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Jeanie at JTechTalk, just gave a quick review of one of our SIMPLcase prototypes: http://youtu.be/3lElVdQzDrA Jeanie's reviews are always bite sized, informative, and well produced. Please be sure to check out more of her reviews and subscribe to... (Read More)

Twitter is our friend :-)

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Kickstarters! What a week it's been! Missed the Oscars completely and probably lots of other stuff because we've spent countless hours tweeting and re-tweeting to get the word out about SIMPLcase. Our eyes are blue with Twitter overload, but it's... (Read More)

KickTraq Projections and Project Statistics

February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Kickstarters! Launching a new project through crowdfunding on Kickstarter is a humbling and gratifying experience. It's also incredibly educational. As creators, we are able to see all kinds of data about how we're doing, where our backers are... (Read More)

Kickstarter: SIMPLcase Is For World Travelers Who Need More Than One SIM Card

February 18th - via: appadvice.com
SIMPLcase is a minimalist iPhone case with a worldly twist. It includes space to store spare SIM cards, plus room for a SIM tray eject tool, which is included. In addition, a standard bank card can be attached to the case to prop up the phone in either landscape or portrait view. (Read More)

This SIM card-friendly iPhone case is perfect for travelers

February 18th - via: idownloadblog.com
Do you travel abroad often? Maybe it’s for business, or pleasure, or both. And if so, do you use the same unlocked iPhone everywhere you go? If you answered yes, to either question, you might want to check out the SIMPLcase. (Read More)

SIM-Carrying iPhone Case is a Perfect Fit for International Travelers [video]

February 14th - via: mashable.com
Introduced on Kickstarter: The SIMPLcase. It allows international travelers to pack smart and travel light. The polycarbonate case houses up to three SIM cards and a tool to quickly replace the SIM in your iPhone. (Read More)

The SIMPLcase is A Kickstarter Project Worth Backing, If You're a Minimalist Traveler

February 14th - via: modmyi.com
The SIMPLcase is A Kickstarter Project Worth Backing, If You're a Minimalist Traveler (Read More)

Kickstarter: The SIMPLcase Is An iPhone 5 Case For The Globetrotting SIM Switcher

February 12th - via: techcrunch.com
A new Kickstarter project from the same people who brought you the X-Wing joke campaign proposes to make keeping track of those SIMs and navigating international border-crossing much easier, with a simple design that adds a couple of simple twists to a basic low-profile iPhone case design. (Read More)

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