In the article, “A Tablet’s Best Friend – The Octa TabletTail Whale Kit!”, Blogger Amanda Tippit discusses the reasons why the Whale Kit tablet grip and stand is one of her “favorite must-have items for families!” Tippit praises the many uses of the Whale Kit and highlights each part that the Whale Kit includes, as well as how impressed she is with the vacuum dock.
Designing Kickstarter Rewards and Add-Ons with Logistics in Mind
Octa ran its first Kickstarter campaign in January 2013 to fund the Monkey Kit. The Monkey Kit is part of the TabletTail accessories system, which includes modular parts that can be paired to hold any tablet in any position. Partway into the campaign, Octa decided to offer another TabletTail component—the WhaleTail—as an add-on reward. The WhaleTail is a cute and compact tablet handle and stand; we were excited to make it available to our backers. Unfortunately, the choice to offer this add-on greatly complicated our Kickstarter reward fulfillment. (more…)
Every week, TUAW provides a heads-up on Apple-related projects that their readers might be interested in backing on Kickstarter. This week, Steve Sande discussed Octa’s TabletTail system. He said that TableTail makes mounting your iPad just about anywhere a piece of cake. (more…)
Technology Startup Enhances iPad, eReader and Other Tablets with Second Kickstarter Campaign
Denver, CO (May 20, 2014) — Octa, a Denver-based technology startup and maker of the evolutionary TabletTail™ accessories system, has launched its second Kickstarter campaign. The project will introduce four new TabletTail components to allow users to stand, grip, wrap, hang, and use their tablet anywhere. TabletTail accessories are mobile, modular, and interchangeable, with dynamic parts that can be paired to create personalized configurations. (more…)
KUSA and 9News sat down with Scott Yates for Tech Tuesday to highlight Octa’s innovative line of tablet mounts and stands. The TabletTail system, which currently includes the Monkey Kit and the Whale Kit, is giving owners new options for using their electronic devices. The MonkeyTail, Yates explains, can grip “just about anything.” He describes using the Monkey Kit with your tablet “anywhere you want to put it.” Gregg Moss calls the Octa line “cool products.” (more…)
The Simple Side of Life wrote a review of the Whale Kit tablet stand and are hosting a giveaway of one of these ultra-flexible and compact stands. In their review they write “The WhaleTail Kit makes holding your device really comfortable and convenient and props up just about anywhere, holding your device very stable. This item is very lightweight, sturdy and I have to admit that it is really unique and cool looking.” They also note that the Whale Kit is a part of the TabletTail system, an interchangeable line of accessories for iPads, tablets and e-readers, designed to give you more freedom with your technology. (more…)