Monthly Archives: April 2010

Friday Finds: Joby Decorates, Gorillapod Magnetic, Gorillacam Gets High Marks – Again & Flickr Favorites

Hello Creactives! How Many Joby Employees Does it Take to Move  a Bookcase? Here at Joby we continue to move into our new space. Last week, we took on what seemed to be an easy task of moving a bookcase…apparently that was a little deceptive. Gorillapod Magnetic Does the Rounds Gorillapod magnetic flitted its way […]

Yippee! Over 1.5 Million Gorillacam Downloads to Date

It’s official! The Gorillacam, Joby’s free iPhone camera app, has been downloaded over 1.5 million times! Since launching just a few months ago the Gorillacam, built by AppTight,  has pushed to the top of the charts. After receiving  rave reviews from the likes of the New York Times,  MacLife and Wired, we are thrilled to […]

Friday Finds: Gorillapod Shmoozes with Jimmy Fallon, Make Your Own Joby Inspired Dolls & Macworld UK Top Products

Happy Friday Creactives! Some very fun finds this week… Shmoozing with Fallon The Joby Gorillapod had a very high profile week. The Gorillapod SLR Zoom was found chilling on the set of Diggnation with Jimmy Fallon. Respecting good social graces, the Gorillapod decided to stay slightly off to the side, but what a great view! […]

R2-D2’s Nephew Becomes Avid Nature Photographer

This fearless robot goes where no human dares to go. It’s low to the ground, rolls around with ease and is brave in the face of ever present danger. The Beetlebot stares down, flashes and captures the picture of the most violent and crafty animals. Don’t be mistaken by it’s adorable appearance, the Beetlebot enables […]

Friday Finds: SmugMug Meetup, Favorite Flickr Group Photos, Around the Net

Hello Creactives! Yet another gorgeous spring day in San Francisco, the sun is shining and we are all looking forward to enjoying it this weekend. But first, a look back. East Bay SmugMug Meetup This week Joby went to the far reaches of the East Bay to participate in the East Bay SmugMug Meetup. Many […]

Delightful Design: Cave Restaurant Design and Restaurant Acoustics

A few weeks ago, I was eating out in New York at the Fatty Crab – playing with your food makes it taste so much better. The food was awesome, the company was fun, but I could barely hear a thing that was being said. When  I saw the design for the Cave Restaurant on […]

Friday Find – Cool Products Expo, Miniature Video, Time-Lapse Photography & European Press

Hello Creactives, Another busy week has flown by here at Joby! Cool Products Expo Wednesday we participated in the Cool Products Expo at Stanford University. Having originated in a classroom at Stanford, the Gorillapods felt right at home.  There were a bunch of innovative  products at the show including carbon fiber guitars by Blackbird Guitars, […]

Joby Photo Contest Winners Announced

After pouring through hundreds of creative and enchanting photos from photographers all over the globe, we are excited to announce the winners of the Joby Photo Contest! (Check out the the winners’ loot below.) So, without further ado…the Grand Prize Winner for his breathtaking and creatively constructed view of  the Eiffel Tower is: Daniel Remler. […]

Friday Finds – Swagapalooza, Twestival, Press and More

Hello Creactives! It’s Friday and its time to share a little bit of the fun that has been happening around here. Swagapalooza Last week a few of us from Joby had the pleasure of attending Swagapalooza, an at times raucous event where companies showcase their products to a gathering of social media greats – and […]

Joby Blog is Back – Creactives Everywhere Celebrate

Hello Fellow Creactives* (yep that’s you!), Spring has arrived here in sunny San Francisco and it seems like the appropriate time to spring the blog back to life. At the risk of extending the metaphor too far, we also have lots of new stuff going on around here. We recently moved to a sparkling new […]