Amazon backs German smart heating and AC company Tado in new $50M funding round

Tado, the smart thermostat and AC control maker, has raised a further $50 million in funding from an array of noteworthy and strategic investors. Backing the Munich-headquartered company this time aro

Europe’s Tado raises another $23M to grow smart thermostat and AC control business

Munich-based <a target="_blank" href="http://www.tado.com/">Tado</a>, maker of smart thermostat and AC control products, has raised another $23 million for further international expansion. The new inv

Tado Scores Further $17.1M As Smart Thermostat Market Heats Up

The smart thermostat market continues to heat up, not least in Europe where Munich-headquartered Tado is aiming to become the leader. The German company, which counts Google-owned <a href="https://bet

Tado’s Smart AC Control Makes Any Air Conditioner Smart

While smart thermostats have been around for years, they typically have only been able to interface with a home’s central heating or cooling system which are much more expensive than portable units.

The Tado Smart Thermostat Just Got Smarter

The Tado thermostat is already a smart device, rivaling the Nest Learning Thermostat in several ways. Today the company is announcing an API and IFTTT integration, which will drastically upgrade the T

British Gas Buys UK Smart Home Pioneer AlertMe In $100M Deal

The connected home may still be a distant mirage for most average consumers, but in the meantime the technology is becoming big business. Today, British Gas announced it will buy AlertMe, a develop

Tado, The Smart Climate Control Startup, Raises Further €10M For European Expansion

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.tado.com/">Tado</a>, a European competitor to Google-owned <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/06/23/google-makes-its-nest-at-the-center-of-the-smart-home/">N

Tado Cooling Launches On Kickstarter To Make Your AC Smart

Internet of Things startup Tado has today unveiled its most ambitious product to-date. The German company and maker of the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/09/05/tado/">Tado smart thermostat<

This Week On The TC Europe Podcast: Nokia Gives Up, Seedcamp Invests, Tado Heats Up

The biggest tech news of the week came from Europe! Microsoft is acquiring Nokia’s phone business for $7.2 billion, and we needed to process the news together. This is the TechCrunch Europe Podc

Smart Thermostat Market Heating Up As Tado Raises $2.6M For Its European Nest

With <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/nest/">Nest</a>, the smart thermostat startup founded by ex-Apple iPod chief Tony Fadell, seemingly <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/01/08/up-clo