USB Micro Light Cable for Cameras, Android phones & Gadgets

A project in Winchester, VA by Dustin Orndorff

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USB Micro Light cord gives illumination to your USB cable to make connection easy in the dark. A sync and charging cable.
Backers: 353
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28

Funded: $9,739 of $9,000
Dates: Jan 28th -> Feb 27th (30 days)
Project By: Dustin Orndorff
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Latest News

Still on time to delivery in late April

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers, We had a few bumps on the way, with PCB (circuit board) assembly.  1)Some of the parts ordered were wrong, so we have an order in for the correct parts. They should be arriving in the next few days.  2)The thickness of the standard... (Read More)

Circuit boards have been created!!

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, we have been working very hard to bring everything together. Here is a quick peek at the unpopulated circuit board  (Read More)

Production began - Surveys drafted

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello All, We began production of the molds, circuit boards, UL rated cable assembly all this week. We were so excited we couldn't wait to begin. We have not received the funds from kickstarter, we still have 1 more week to wait.   Surveys are being... (Read More)

Backers with error

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello all, I wanted to send a friendly reminder to the backers. We still have 1 more week before the funds are released. Meanwhile, only $8,600 has been collected. That means that some pledges are not going through. Please have a look at your credit... (Read More)


February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
From the bottom of my heart I want to say thank you to the backers, friends and family that have all come together and make this project happen.  I will spend the next day reading through kickstarters pages, and learn how to send mass personal... (Read More)

Calling all backers

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Gentlemen and Ladies, We are 3 days away from project completion. We have successfully raised 88% or $7,960 of the needed $9,000 goal. If you are able to dig a bit deeper and Increase your pledge to the next level I believe we will successfully fund... (Read More)

Week 3 of 4 - USB MICRO LIGHT 72%

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Everything looks great. We are in the final week and need a remaining 28%. Zagg Inc. Contacted us, we are hopeful they will publish an article this last week.   (Read More)

Updated Final Design - USB Charger Cable

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Here is the final design. Share the link. Let's get these cable to the world!!  (Read More)

USB Micro Light needs 49% more HELP

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We need help!  We need you to share the USB Micro Light on your FACEBOOK, TWITTER, REDDIT, TUMBLR, IMGUR, and other social media websites. TELL THE WORLD HOW YOU SUPPORTED US! We need 49% more funding in 2 weeks. Below are the stats The short link... (Read More)

Micro USB cable and light combine to bring needed light in the darkness

February 2nd - via: phonearena.com
This is a simple concept and makes one wonder how something like this is not already on the market. It’s dark and you’re lying in bed. Your smartphone is on your bedside table, you realize that you forgot to plug it into its micro USB charger. Do you turn on your bedroom light and zap your eyeballs with sudden light? Or, maybe you fumble around in the dark feeling for your charging cable. (Read More)

USB-kabel met ingebouwd lampje

February 2nd - via: freshgadgets.nl
Met de onlangs op Kickstarter gelanceerde USB Micro Light Charging Cable hoef je nooit meer in het donker te zoeken naar de ingang van je tablet of smartphone (Read More)

Light-up USB cable eliminates fumbling in the dark

February 1st - via: dvice.com
Plugging in your cellphone so it can charge overnight sounds like a simple task, but those fiddly micro-USB connectors used on most non-Apple phones make the job tougher than it should be, especially in a dark bedroom. (Read More)

LED-packing USB cable minimizes after-dark phone-charging fumbles

January 31st - via: gizmag.com
For many of us, the last thing we do before going to bed is to plug in and charge the smartphone. There are occasions, though, when fatigue gets the better of you and this important task gets forgotten until all the lights are out. That's where the USB Micro Light charging cable comes into the picture. (Read More)

Useful vs. Cool, round 1... Fight!

January 29th - via: flowzone.weebly.com
A USB charger cable with a light built in so you can actually plug in your phone in the dark. We've felt the need for something like this many times and are (decreasingly) stunned by the lack of support for useful products like this as compared to useless but cool products like the metal dice which was funded beyond belief. (Read More)

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