Vinli Developers Blog


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  1. Slacklining with Vinli

    Fourth of July nigh approaches. We hope you’re planning for fun on your slackline while enjoying other Independence Day (the movie) activities. It’s a great holiday to announce new and exciting things at Vinli! Introducing Slackline Slackline is our favorite way to work with our growing list of…

    on developers, community, apps

  2. Vinli Starts Shipping!

    It’s here: the moment we’ve all been waiting for; Vinli has finally shipped! After manufacturing hiccups, building our own GPS antenna and fitting it into that tiny box, we’ve got a product we’re especially proud of! To our first developer supporters, we sent out dev kits,…


  3. The Arithmetic Behind Engineering Serendipity at Web Summit

    About 12 inches of rain fuller than the week before, we Texans and one Estonian paratrooper are packing up the travel trunks like a gang of roadies and heading to IRELAND. Last year Ireland was something special. At that time, Vinli was just a team of five with a mission:…

    on web summit, developers, android, web developer, iOS, connectedcar, urbanmobility, vinli, vinlidev, iot, automotive

  4. Big Android BBQ 2015

    We’ve just returned from another successful Big Android BBQ (BABBQ). Just a year removed from our first conference/event as the Vinli Dev Team, we revisited the site of our humble beginnings. Last year, Vinli was just coming into its own with a grand vision to revolutionize the transportation…

    on babbq, connectedcar, developers, android, web developer, urbanmobility, vinli, vinlidev, iot, automotive, vinlicarport, community

  5. #Connected Car Chronicles: BetterDriver.Club

    Another episode of Vinli’s Connected Car Chronicles is in the books. This week, we’d like to introduce two brothers who flew halfway across the world to compete in the “Super Bowl” of hackathons - Techcrunch Disrupt in San Francisco. Meet, Peter and Mike from Poland, the creators of…

    on community, connectedcar, iOS, web developer, android, developers, urbanmobility, vinli, vinlidev, iot, automotive, vinlicarport, tcdisrupt, hackdisrupt, techcrunch, SF, podcast

  6. Hack.disrupt

    Last year, Vinli participated as a startup in TC Disrupt (Battlefield). This year, we're back! As mentioned in our most recent blog, Vinli will be at the Mother of All Hackathons in full battle regalia! We have graduated to a full-on platform that's ready for prime time. At this year's…

    on connectedcar, vinli, tcdisrupt, techcrunch, urbanmobility, vinlidev, automotive, community, developers, SF

  7. First Look at the Vinli Manufacturing Assembly in China (Cross-Posted from MyVinli Blog)

    We have great news for you this week from our latest trip to the manufacturing plant in China, and the big story is: we’re even closer to shipping Vinli to our amazing members this Fall! VINLI TEAM IN CHINA As we explained in our last update, enhancements to our…

    on connectedcar, developers, vinli, vinlidev, iot, automotive, manufacturing

  8. Vinli Open House

    Last Wednesday night, Vinli opened its doors to the Dallas community. Both local Indiegogo campaign supporters and the tech community turned out in droves for this one. With well over 200 folks in attendance, this was the perfect opportunity to break in the new office. Before we get to photos…