Part 1 of a 2 part series from DADO Labs CEO, Tom Worley. A customer picks up a box off the shelf at Bed Bath & Beyond. That’s about the last time a company hears from that person (unless the customer has a service or warranty issue). At best, customers will connect with brands by registering their products using those mail-in postcards that are included in the box. Today, that’s the only point of contact between customers and brands. The Internet of Things (IoT) is […]

6 Takeaways From CES and DADO’s Product Launch

DADO Labs just returned from a very successful event at CES 2015. Thank you to all who attended and supported us. We introduced our partners (SABER, Char-Broil and Behmor) and announced the first products that will be launching with the DADO Platform in 2015. Char-Broil CEO Christine Robins and Saul Colt raised insightful and provocative insights about the IoT while Behmor demonstrated its DADO-enabled coffee roaster and brewer, and all attendees got to sample some delicious barbecue from Big Ern’s BBQ, the best barbecue in […]

Safety First: Can “Smart” Appliances Reduce Hazards In The Home?

What’s the next big thing in the Internet of Things (IoT)? Connected appliances—think washing machines, refrigerators, and even outdoor grills. The Silicon Valley Business Journal predicts that the IoT market, which could reach $290 billion by 2017, will start in your own home. Imagine the possibilities! Your alarm clock picks up a traffic alert and tells your connected coffee maker to start brewing 10 minutes early, while your clothes dryer gives today’s outfit one last tumble. But when your appliances go on auto-pilot, how do […]

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. […]

Tater Tot, DADO Labs & the DADO Platform

Today marks the beginning of a new era for Tater Tot Designs. For those of you who have followed our journey over the past few years — thank you. Today, we’re proud to announce the launch of, what has been, a long time in the making — the DADO platform. You can now call us DADO Labs (new and improved website to come). What? What? Let us explain. Your everyday home appliances are about to get a lot smarter. What is the DADO platform? It’s […]

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 […]