GeoDrops Engineering Timeline & Schedule
Lawrence Ying (Founder and CEO) left Google
where he was an Engineering Lead and Computer System Architect for 14 years, in order to pursue his vision of bringing artificial intelligence (AI) and computer automation to everyone's homes and backyards.
GeoDrops proof-of-concept complete. Functional demo
Pre-alpha prototype (EVT3) Droplet, (internal) early field test
Our first field-deployed units.
Pre-alpha prototype (EVT5) Droplet, (internal) extended field test
40% overall size reduction.
Pre-alpha prototype (EVT6) Droplet, (external) closed alpha testing
Hand-assembled by our engineers in USA.
Internal-only pre-production (EVT7) Droplet, prep for low-volume manufacturing
Design currently being optimized for factory mass production.
Production Trial Run (Pre-DVT1) Droplet, (external) closed late-alpha testing.
Beta software release. All Droplets will have their software auto-updated via the Internet with available OTA (over the air updates).
Production (DVT1) Droplet, (external) invite-only public beta.
Monthly Beta software feature releases.
Production (DVT2) Droplet, (external) open public beta.
~ Spring, 2024
Final Production (PVT1) Droplet, fulfilling pre-order demand initially.