Free Trend Report Free 2019 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book. Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

DataDots Protection for Your Gadgets

 - Nov 7, 2006
References: datadotdna
"DataDots consists of tiny discs, about the size of a grain of sand, each laser-etched with multiple lines of code. The code is unique for each asset. The code is stored on our worldwide verification database DataBaseDNA. In some instances the DataDots simply carries the ‘primary identifier’ issued by the manufacturer of the asset – for example DataDots can carry the full Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) as issued by the car manufacturer." - DataDotDNA

DataDot’s "microdots" are most commonly used to guard motor vehicles, motor cycles, trailers, marine craft, business and personal assets. A microdot system or simply "DataDots", and in Europe they are spread under the name "Eurodot". Every DataDot kit comes with 400 "microdots", so there’s bounty of spare in case you desire to stick multiple on your gadgets. At $25 a pack, DataDot doesn’t really offer a real protection, just some composure for someone who spends hundreds on gadgets every year.