Interview with Marion Guerriero on the Pilot earpiece

August 10, 2017Uncategorized

Interview with Marion Guerriero, VP of Marketing and Communications at Waverly Labs What do you do at Waverly Labs? I oversee all aspects of marketing and communications for the company, the products, and of course, the community of followers and backers. My work also includes managing international media and e-commerce, in four languages. Tell us … Read More

Manufacturing: Tooling has started!

July 13, 2017Uncategorized

Over the past two months, our team has made significant strides towards the production of the Pilot Translating Earpiece. After many considerations and a lot of testing, we have made several improvements which allow for a more comfortable and effortless experience. June   Ear Tips Adjustments We have been working on creating ear tips for … Read More

Interview with Nicholas Ruiz on Speech Translation

June 14, 2017Uncategorized

Interview: Nicholas Ruiz, PhD. Speech translation and Natural Language Processing researcher and Speech Translation Advisor for Waverly Labs. What do you do at Waverly Labs? I give insights into the current trends in speech recognition and machine translation and recommend strategies on how to best translate from one language to another. First and foremost, when and … Read More

$5M in Pilot pre-orders!

May 23, 2017Uncategorized

A year after our IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign started, the Pilot Translating Earpiece reached $5 million in pre-orders or 25,000 units sold! So some of you may be wondering, what is so special about Pilot? Here is what we respond… The sharing experience: with a partner or in a group For a fluid and continuous multilingual … Read More

Stage One Startup Interview with CEO Andrew Ochoa

April 19, 2017Uncategorized

CEO Andrew Ochoa is this week’s guest speaker at Stage One Startup! Listen to him talk about Pilot, our team and the crowdfunding campaign on episode 42: Creating an innovative product that changes the world and bridges the gap between languages and people! Link to Podcast. Stay tuned! –Team Waverly

Shenzhen China: sneak peek

April 17, 2017Uncategorized

Sergio, our Head of Design Engineering, spent the month of March in Shenzhen, China to oversee the Pilot manufacturing. He recently came back to New York for a few days before returning for several months of production and post-production.     Sergio went to China for what we call “preliminary production” which consists of finalizing … Read More

Our First Public Demo at MWC!

March 9, 2017Uncategorized

Last week, we attended the 4YFN (Four Years from Now) event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain and we showcased the Pilot translating earpiece for the first public demo! It was great meeting people from around the world and sharing our vision for the Pilot earpiece: to bridge language barriers. We discussed the three main usages for … Read More

Announcing at least 10 additional languages!

February 21, 2017Uncategorized

Language is often described as a building block in the process of constructing and interpreting the world around us. As the world becomes more global, we can’t help but sometimes find ourselves “lost in translation”, and unable to fully understand a certain culture or its people. In some ways, it is languages that allows us … Read More

One Step Closer: New Designs & E-Commerce

February 4, 2017News, Uncategorized

This week, we launched our own e-commerce platform after receiving a staggering amount of interest and support for the Pilot Translation Kit on IndieGoGo. You can now purchase the Pilot Translation Kit on our website, with the ability to select any color and quantity you want. We also launched brand new designs of Pilot and … Read More

Our Campaign is Closing!

January 13, 2017Uncategorized

Our IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign is closing in a few days so this is your last chance to become an early backer and buy the Pilot translation earpiece at 30% off! Early backers get special treatment: They never have to pay for new languages when they become available this Fall. Don’t wait to order!   Stay tuned! –Team Waverly