Lima Announces the Official Release of its DropBox-Killer Product
The Personal Cloud You Were Waiting For Is Here
10 NOVEMBER 2015, NEWARK, DE, USA
SummaryCrowdfunding success Lima announces the commercial release of its Dropbox-killer product. Lima is a device that enables users to create their own personal Cloud in seconds. Backed by 12,840 people on Kickstarter, the product was beta-tested for 10 months and is finally ready for the masses. Version 1.0 will be available worldwide on November 25th.
LIMA: THE PERSONAL CLOUD YOU WERE WAITING FOR
Lima is the first personal Cloud built for everyone. It enables you to transform any USB hard drive into a secure, private Cloud for your Home.
Setup is dramatically simple: just plug the Lima device to your Internet router and to an external hard drive at Home. Then install the Lima apps on your computer, smartphone and tablet.
Your drive will then be accessible wirelessly from any of your devices, anywhere in the World.
Benefits for the users are numerous:
- Lima storage is as easy to use as the Cloud, but it’s entirely private.
- Users can benefit from an online storage space of any size, without paying monthly fees.
- Content is stored at Home, not on any company’s servers.
- The Lima apps on mobile enable users to stream Music, Movies, Pictures and Documents over any Internet connection (3G, 4G, WiFi, etc.)
- Lima offers both offline & online access to the user files. Users select the files they want to keep available when offline.
Lima enables regular users to benefit from the latest technologies of a multi-device world, while maintaining complete control over their files. Moreover, Lima is device-agnostic technology that works with Mac, Windows, Android and iOS: no need to be tied up to a brand anymore.
STORY OF A CROWDFUNDED PRODUCT
Lima was initially financed on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter. The initial goal was reached in less than 12 hours. The campaign eventually reached $1.2M dollars thanks to 12,840 backers, making it the 6th most funded project in Kickstarter’s Technology category at the time.
Lima was Honoree for 2 CES Innovation Awards in 2015, which recognized the Lima product both for its hardware (“Computer Accessory” award) and its software (“Software and Mobile Apps” award).
The product has been beta-tested and improved with the Kickstarter community since January 2015, joined by early adopters after the summer. The v.1 release will be made public on November 25th.
PRODUCT AVAILABLE FOR TESTING ON NOV 25TH
All press interested in testing Lima can register here.
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Lima is a revolutionary technology that enables you to build your own personal Cloud in seconds.
Composed of a smart hardware adapter and a multi-platform app, Lima enables users to easily and seamlessly access their digital library from all of their devices, wherever they are.
Enjoy terabytes of files, coming straight from your home.