14 DADO-Driven Products To Be Given Away at CES — Enter To Win

Want to be one of the first to experience DADO-driven smart appliances? We’ll be giving away 14 products throughout CES. Qualifying is simple. Between January 2, 2015 and 12pm PST on January 9th, 2015 you need to: Follow DADO Labs (@DADOlabs) on Twitter. Send a Tweet using @DADOLabs and #CES2015 (both must be included in the same Tweet) by 12pm PST on January 9, 2015. Two winners will be chosen at random and announced live (between 11:30am and 12pm PST) during our CES event. The […]

DADO-Enabled Appliance Announcement Brewing for CES + Product Giveaway

Remember that thing that happened in Vegas? Probably not. But you will remember this one…that time that DADO rocked CES and the Internet of Things. Join DADO Labs at our day long ‘DADO and the Connected Consumer: Keeping it REAL’ event at the Inspire Theatre on January 7, 2015 during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. We’ll be unveiling our first Internet-enabled home appliances built on the DADO Platform through partnerships with Char-Broil, SABER and Behmor including: The EDGE™ grill by SABER® , […]

DADO Partners With Char-Broil For Better Outdoor Cooking in 2015

We think everyone should be able to experience the Internet of Things. Now, DADO and Char-Broil is helping make that happen. We’re thrilled to be partnering with Char-Broil, the leading manufacturer of gas grills and smokers in the United States, who will introduce a series of smart products within its Char-Broil and SABER lines in 2015. Our DADO Platform will enable outdoor cooking enthusiasts to easily control connected appliances with our free mobile app that monitors multiple functions during the cooking process via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. […]

PDX Tech Meetup

Last week, we had the chance to cook some hot dogs and demonstrate DADO to a packed house at the PDX Tech Meetup.  But before we get too far ahead of ourselves, we’d like to thank @Thubten and @Phillipi for organizing a terrific event and bringing together some pretty incredible examples of what’s going on in Portland, such as: Focus Designs – Self-Balancing Unicycle presented by Shelby Miller My Echo App presented by Scott Hanselman The Portland Shower presented by Sarah Shannon The Works Electric Rover presented by Brad […]

Tater Tot Designs Welcomes iUrban Teen

Tater Tot Designs recently hosted iUrban Teen, a nationally recognized program focused on STEM+Arts (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, +Arts) education. The program takes teens, ages 13 to 18, on interactive summit industry tours throughout the area. During their day at Tater Tot Designs, teen participants were engaged with our “Design the Internet of Things” program. We worked together with the teens and challenged them to design an IoT product of their own. The teens came up with numerous innovative ideas including: a smart couch, a […]

We’re excited to be opening our doors to the public for Design Week Portland’s open house on Tuesday, October 8th! Come by our office at 321 SW 4th Ave (between Stark and Oak) any time between 4pm and 7pm to meet Tater Tot, our canine co-founder; pick up a cool door prize (let’s just say it’s illuminating); and see what we’ve been up to. Mandy’s stocking the drink mixer, and there will be plenty of snacks and treats for all. The 3D printer will be […]

Hey Big Fish, SXSWi is a Wrap!

Now that the dust has cleared, what impact did Hey Big Fish have at SWSXi? At the close of SXSWi, the @HeyBigFish handle had a total of 625 engagements, including replies and retweets. This brings the total potential reach to a total of 1,030,234 users and 2,391,334 potential impressions. Hey Big Fish caught the eye of some key Twitter influencers. Here are a few of our favorites: @adriarichards @littlebird @heybigfish I am #45. — Robert Scoble (@Scobleizer) March 8, 2013 Just signed up for @marshallk's […]

SXSWi Isn’t Afraid To Swim With The Sharks

We’re nearing the close of the first, official, big day of SXSW Interactive and our new web app, Hey Big Fish, has taken Austin by storm (a tsunami perhaps?). There are: over 186,000 fish in the pond over 533,000 Tweets in the pond over 2,800 Big Fish That’s a lot of action for one pond! We’ve seen some familiar faces amongst our Big Fish including: Gary Vaynerchuk, a Big Fish in blogging Jared Spool, a Big Fish in UX Kara Swisher, a Big Fish in […]

Hey Big Fish Makes An Early Splash At SXSWi

We’re 24 hours post launch of our newest web app, Hey Big Fish, and it’s caused a feeding frenzy in the digital community (just the kind of frenzy we like) and at SXSW. In partnership with Little Bird and Waggener Edstrom, we’ve created a social data tool that provides value to you during large events by: elevating content that is most important to you identifying the people and topics that matter to you most tracking your own influence Just a few of its tricks: view […]

Website and Fish and Austin, Oh My!

It’s a big week at Tater Tot HQ! We’re having a digital love fest over here and are finally ready to share what’s kept our heads down for the past few, soggy months (perfect timing if you ask me). The New TaterTotDesigns.com If this is your first time visiting TaterTotDesigns.com — welcome…we’re glad you found us. But, unfortunately, you won’t notice its makeover. If this isn’t your first visit, welcome back — we hope you like the changes. We won’t go into detail, here, about how we made […]