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Update #28: I guess we’re a real company now? What’s next?

Update #28: I guess we’re a real company now? What’s next?
Hey everyone, I hope all is well with you! In the last couple of months we’ve:  Shipped more helmets than we’ve ever shipped before Received some amazing recognition including the Red Dot Design Award and named one of the Designs of the Year by the London Design Museum Been interviewed by Fast Company, The Huffington Post, and CNN about Lumos Not to mention that there are now thousands and thousands of you wearing Lumos Helmets on your rides every single day. It has been a wild, wild ride. How did Lumos start? Where did it come from? How did it all begin? I’d like to share with you the story. At the end, I talk a little bit about our...

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Update #25: More Helmets Shipped!

Update #25: More Helmets Shipped!
Helmets being loaded onto the truck to ship to the warehouse Ready to go! Helmets in warehouse sorted and labelled about to be loaded onto a plane   More and more people starting to receive their Lumos Helmets! Hey everyone, hope all is well. We have had our hands extremely full in semi-managed chaos shipping helmets by the thousands every week now. Here is a breakdown on where we are in the process: Batches 1 & 2 (about 2,000 helmets in total) have been shipped and received by backers  Batch 3 (approx 2,500 helmets) is in transit right now, literally either on a plane or truck on the way to backers Final surveys for Batch 4 have already gone out....

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Update #23: Product, Shipping, Awards, and more!

Update #23: Product, Shipping, Awards, and more!
Hey guys! Hope you’re well. We’ve got a ton of updates for you, so let’s get right to it! Product Updates: USB charger There’s been some curiosity over why we’ve chosen a magnetic cable over a microUSB charging cable. We considered this extensively before making a decision, and we wanted to share with you why we went in this direction. Essentially it was to allow us to attain better water and splash resistance: Our original beta design used a micro USB plug and we found its protection against splash to be inadequate given the rainy environments we can often suddenly find themselves in while out riding. This new design is a much better shield against water splash, and allows you...

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Lumos receives the EUROBIKE GOLD AWARD

Lumos receives the EUROBIKE GOLD AWARD
In its 12th edition this year, the EUROBIKE AWARDS are the Oscars of the bike industry. Among the 50 general winners of the Eurobike Awards are 12 products that the expert panel not only regards as outstandingly made but also have the potential to redefine the state of the art within the industry. Consequently, these products have been allocated a Gold Award, which distinguishes them as the crème de la crème. We are humbled and honored to have received this years prestigious EUROBIKE GOLD AWARD for the accessories category.  If you are attending EUROBIKE this week come visit our booth over at A2-504 and see the helmet for yourself! We will be there till this Sunday 4th September.  If you are interested...

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