Category Archives: Press

Friday Finds: Originality Rewarded and the GorillaTorch SwitchBack Gets Props

Happy Sunny Friday! First some formal –  yet very good news, JOBY was awarded a Utility Patent which officially recognized the pioneering and innovative functionality of the GorillaPod range of products. Here is the text for the press release that we sent out last week: JOBY, the innovative and award-winning consumer products company and creator […]

Friday Finds: GorillaPod dances into the 80’s and Fun Customer Feedback

Happy Friday! The Friday before a long weekend here in the States, how lovely. My dance-loving-mood continues this week with a 80’s inspired groove fest with a dancing GorillaPod by Justin Bolduc Turpin. GorillaDance from Justin Bolduc Turpin on Vimeo. Feeling the need to travel, but not quite ready to pay for a ticket to […]

Friday Finds: Photography with Fimo Characters, Time-Lapse Photography and Yogi press

Hello Creactives, Welcome to Friday and hopefully the start of a lovely weekend. This first  image is absolutely adorable at first glance…although it becomes a little more sinister as you take a deeper look. These precious fimo characters seem to be having a jolly good time at play with hearts and love in the garden. […]

Friday Finds: Ode to the East Coast Storm and Surviving Doomsday

Happy Friday! Although you wouldn’t guess it by looking out the window here in San Francisco, this has been a crazy week for all things weather. In honor of the crazy storms that have crushed much of the US, below is a time-lapse shot using Gorillacam. On a related note, we were thrilled to find […]

Friday Finds: GorillaMobile Ori and Yogi for iPad take off

Hello Creactives! Last week at CES, we launched two incredibly different iPad products. Apparently, we weren’t the only ones excited by our creations.  The GorillaMobile Ori won best in show for Beatweek Magazine. Notcot didn’t only love our product they also marvelled at our booth and the origami that we used in both our stop […]

Friday Finds: GorillaPod is in the Center of Major World Events, a Clever Film and Last Minute Gift Ideas

Happy Friday! What an interesting surprise for us this week when,  the cover of the International Herald Tribune came out with the newly released Burmese Democracy Activist, Aung San Suu Kyi and a yellow original GorillaPod. This clever film, shot mostly from the biker’s viewpoint is a pleasant way to ease into the weekend. Watch […]

Friday Finds: Holidays and Contests

Hello Creactives! Well, it is hard to best the dancing wonders of Ellen. This week, JOBY continued to be declared the ultimate Christmas gift throughout the world with appearances on AOL’s Holiday Gift Guide, Techradar in the UK, What’s Your Tech in Canada, Tu Experto Movile in Spain, and Gizmodo Germany. The contest season continues. […]

Friday Finds: Foot tapping worthy videos filmed with Gorillapods and Press for Gorillamobile for iPhone 4

Hello Creactives, To get us into a swinging weekend mood, I have two great videos filmed with Gorillapods this week. The first one really has a Gorillapod SLR Zoom as the star of its very own madcap adventure movie. 1-Mintue Silent Film from Fatma Al-Nasr on Vimeo. This video of the cameraman doing his thing […]

Friday Finds: Furry Creatures in New York and funny press for the Gorillapod and Gorillatorch Blade and Gorillatorch Switchback hit the mark

Hello Creactives, Friday has arrived and a restless spirit has descended on the Joby office. It has been quite a week in San Francisco. In case you didn’t know, the Giants won the World Series, there was an election and somehow we managed to have summer in November for a few precious days. To start […]

Friday Finds: First Day of Skiing – Really? Press for Gorillapod Focus and Gorillatorch Blade

Happy Friday Creactives! It has been fantastic weather here in San Francisco with lovely summer-like evenings. Of course, elsewhere in the world, they seem to have made the transition to cooler climes. I love the miniature look of the video below taken by Fredrik Nordheim as he rediscovered his winter feet (ie skis again). A […]