Recently one tech savvy dad hacked the Amazon Dash signal to input his kid’s poo patterns into a spread sheet – disturbing but cute. Personally, when I first read about the dash I thought it was a completely unnecessary toy made for the sole purpose of turning people into couch potatoes with a brand monopoly on every cupboard. I can’t have been the only one. But the recent interest in hacking the button puts a playful spin on this otherwise disturbing toy.
Here is user generated content delivered on a silver platter – will Amazon cash in on it?