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IoT at a push of a button as Shortcut Labs introduce MQTT integration for Flic
Flic buttons can now send MQTT messages through the Flic Hub.
Get a First Look at Flic Twist, the Next Generation of Smart Home Control, at CES 2023
Get a first look at Flic Twist, the next generation of smart home control, at CES 2023. Join world leader in the Smart Button market, Flic, at stand #50535 to see Flic Twist and all our innovative products. Flic Twist enables users to control all smart devices, routines, and automations with just a push and rotate. Experience the future of smart home control at CES 2023.
Shortcut Labs Future-proof All Flic Products with Matter
Shortcut Labs, the creator of Flic smart buttons joined the Matter Alliance by CSA. This new certification puts inter-compatibility of smart home devices on a whole new level and opens a whole new world of integrations for Flic products.
Smart Home Innovation Flic Twist a Kickstarter Success
Flic Twist: The Wireless Dial for your Smart Home, is bound to become a reality as its Kickstarter was quickly funded. The project immediately raised its ask and well over 1500 people supported the project within its first hour. Flic twist is a controller that makes smart home features accessible for the whole family.
Announcing Flic Twist: A Wireless Dial for the Entire Family, with Matter Support.
Flic Twist is a combined smart button and dial that makes it easy to control every aspect of a smart home, even for tech-averse family members, children and guests. Flic Twist is packed with clever features that have never been seen before. Like Flic’s previous products, Flic Twist is wireless, can be placed anywhere in the home, and can be endlessly configured to suit any use case. Release Nov 2.
Flic releases Hub SDK and Device Manager so anyone can make own Smart Button Solutions
Flic releases a Software Development Kit for the Flic Hub and a device management platform. Advanced users can now write their own code on the Flic Hub. At the same time, businesses can deploy and monitor large installations of Flic Hubs and Flic buttons remotely. The dual release marks the completion of all delivery promises in the successful Flic 2 Kickstarter campaign.
Alexa at the push of a button - Flic first external button to trigger Amazon Alexa.
Talking to voice assistants can be frustrating, slow, and inaccurate, especially for frequently used commands. What if you could push a button instead? Flic just made that a reality - a button for Alexa. The release makes Flic the only available push button that can activate Alexa actions.
Shortcut Labs invented the smart button Flic - Now they turn to profit and restructure the management.
The innovation-based company Shortcut Labs reports a continuously increasing turnover since 2016 and is now turning a profit for the first time. As the company enters a new phase, founder Joacim Westlund Prändel takes over the chairmanship, and Daniel Abdiu takes over as CEO.
Shortcut Labs uppfann den smarta knappen Flic - Nu vänder de till vinst och strukturerar om i ledningen.
Det innovationsbaserade företaget Shortcut Labs redovisar en kontinuerligt ökande omsättning sedan 2016 och vänder nu till vinst för första gången. I samband med att bolaget går in i en ny fas tar grundaren Joacim Westlund Prändel över ordförandeposten och Daniel Abdiu tillträder som VD.
Shortcut Labs, creator of Flic Smart Button releases the new Software Development Kits for Flic 2
Las Vegas, January 2020 - Shortcut Labs releases the new Software Development kits for Flic 2, making it possible to implement native support into any iOS and Android App on the market.
Kickstarter Success “Flic 2” shipped to backers with great reviews, gets released to retail
Stockholm, Sweden - Shortcut Labs, creators of Flic Smart Buttons, released the second generation of their popular smart button suit on Kickstarter last summer, and the campaign was a great success. Flic 2 is now shipped out and has received overwhelming praise from backers. Today, Shortcut Labs release two packages for retail.
Shortcut Labs closes third successful +$600k crowdfunding campaign
Swedish hardware start-up Shortcut Labs successfully closes their third crowdfunding campaign with more than $600 USD funded by pre-orders of the next generation Smart Button, Flic 2 and the Flic Hub Long range.
The rise of the Buttons
It’s easy to assume we’ve reached the summit of the way we interact with our tech. We’ve gone from simple switches, through to smart phones, then to voice assistants - as evolutionary journeys go, it would seem this journey has reached its peak.
But all is not as it seems. Voice is incredible and thanks to Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri it’s now used by billions of people. It’s incredible, bu
Five things we learned at CES 2019
What a start to 2019! For the fifth year running the Flic team went to CES, the global stage for innovation and the world's gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies.
Not only did we get to show hundreds of people what Flic is and open their eyes to the power of using a smart button, but we also got to see first hand some of the latest tech that’s set to
Flic and GitHub partner up to make life easier for programmers
Yesterday at GitHub Universe, Flic was featured on stage as part of a demonstration meant to showcase the flexibility of GitHub Actions which was announced on Day 1 of the GitHub Universe conference. Flic is a great example of an IOT solution that helps us extend our platform beyond just software.” Says Sam Lambert, Head of Platform at GitHub.
Level-Up Your Presentation Game
Picture the scene… you’ve spent days, maybe even weeks, preparing a presentation to be pitch perfect. You know you’ve got a killer slide deck and you’re ready to ‘wow’ your audience. But then disaster strikes and all your best-laid plans slip by the wayside.
It happens more often than you’d think: your tech doesn’t work properly, the audience is different to who you were expecting, or you’re si
Track your soda habits with Flic and Google Analytics
Google Analytics is normally used to track visitors on websites, but with a little creativity and a Flic button, it can be used to track events in the real world.
When Google Analytics launched universal analytics, they also launched a new API, called Measurement Protocol, to send data to Google Analytics from all kinds of places - not just from websites.
Today I will show you how you can us
Round2 Capital Partners first investment in Sweden - Shortcut Labs, the creators of Flic smart buttons
Vienna 10 July, 2018
Round2 Capital Partners (EuVECA) GmbH & Co KG announces the signing of an investment agreement with Shortcut Labs AB, Stockholm Sweden. Round2 Capital Partners will provide financing to Shortcut Labs AB in the form of an EUR 600,000 revenue-based loan, an attractive investment alternative that avoids dilution of existing shareholders. This is the fund’s first investment
The innovative “Save Me Button” lets you take charge of boring meetings - a unique launch by Clarion Hotel
We’ve all been there - participating in a meeting and zoning out, staring at the smartphone hoping the meeting will end. The conference hotel Clarion Hotel ®, which is part of Nordic Choice Hotels, is now launching a solution called the “Save Me Button” that lets you take control of boring meetings.
Wow - that was a successful launch, $200 000 raised in less than 24 hours
Here is how that came to be.
The Flic fans, our brand ambassadors, are the people that made this happen. Many of who have been with us, supporting us from the original launch of the Flic button. You know who you are, and even if you're humble and think you only shared it once on Facebook - you, too, made this happen. THANK YOU.
This was our second launch on Indiegogo. Although there is an ex