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Other | July 3, 2012

Day with a Swivl

We are unveiling our new product video today! We call it "A Day with a Swivl". We've had this project in the works for a while and are excited to share it with everyone. Check it out here:   We worked closely with the great guys at Sandwich Video to create this new vision. And we think it turned out awesome!  The story ...

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Other | June 18, 2012

Going Global!

One of the hardest things to do is to tell people who want your product that they can't get one! And that’s exactly what we have been dealing with since launching Swivl. We have had to hold off on international shipping until we came up to scale and nailed down all of the launch details. But now all that is changing. Today, w...

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Other | June 10, 2012

Swivl on Amazon

For those of you within the United States we're excited to announce that Swivl is now on Amazon, the world's largest e-retailer! This gives you a chance to take advantage of all the great benefits that Amazon offers when purchasing your Swivl. And we're available just in time for Father's day. Go here to check it out! If you h...

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Other | May 22, 2012

Swivl Labs Goodness

We recently opened up a new section of our site called Swivl Labs that will interest both Techies and Swivlers! Check out Vlad's custom panaromic video and my full auto tilt and pan helicopter video.  These were made using modified Swivl Firmware Versions that are currently in development. There is more awesome stuff coming, ...

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Other | May 14, 2012

New Swivl App and Firmware

The Updated Swivl App and new Firmware are now available! Swivl App: This new App offers two new exciting features, user interface updates, and minor bug fixes. The new features are as follows: 1. Record video in different sizes 2. Save videos from the Swivl App using iTunes If you do not have the app installed yet, you can...

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Other | May 1, 2012

Swivl.app Update Coming Soon!

Great News! Swivl App is getting a big update in a few weeks. This update will bring some new features, user interface improvements, and bug fixes. Some of the new feature will include the ability to record in three different video resolutions, and the ability to sync videos in the app through iTunes. We will be notifying cus...

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Other | April 20, 2012

Swivl gets it’s first firmware update!

“Firmware” is fancy word for software that is inside the Swivl.  We purposely built this feature into the system to fix problems and add features in the future. The latest firmware version is 1.2.9. Details, including how to check which firmware version and how to upgrade your Swivl can be found here. ...

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Other | April 12, 2012

Game changer for education?

Early in our development, during the user research phase, we have met with a lot of people from different backgrounds. Among them were educators experimenting with video in their classrooms. The primary concerns were high cost and ease of use. We listened to their thoughts on video and its use, and integrated the feedback into t...

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Other | March 14, 2012

Swivl Ships!

After years of hard work, amazing support from our friends and family, and an incredible outpouring of ideas, use cases, and orders from fans we are proud to announce first customer shipments. Just to be clear, I want to repeat this… Swivl is NOW SHIPPING! Our vision has become a reality and is on planes, shipping trucks, and...

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Other | March 10, 2012

IndieGoGo Units Shipping

Just shipped out the majority of our IndieGoGo units to supporters. We particularly like the chrome accents on the Nova and Supernova supporter units. Perhaps these need to come back as a limited edition version...          Everyone gets a personal message on the bottom as well. ...

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