Amazon’s Newest Button Can Program Household Tasks

Amazon’s Newest Button Can Program Household Tasks
Technology

New series of Dash buttons are able to coordinate tasks with IoT-enabled devices at home

Adriana Krasniansky
  • 18 may 2016

Launched in 2015, Amazon Dash buttons allow consumers to reorder products via connected buttons that, when pushed, automatically add items to a shopper’s Amazon cart. Amazon’s newest Dash button goes beyond ordering products to trigger commands between internet of things devices. The AWS IoT button can be programmed to count items, start or stop a task, call or message a contact, or order a service.

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