Company Outing | Curling, like the true Minnesotan’s we are!

A few Friday’s ago, the team got together for a company outing. This quarter, we decided on curling! Special thanks to the Dakota Co. Curling Club who graciously hosted our group and taught us the ropes. Each quarter we come together as a team, disconnect from work, and connect with each other. It’s something we…

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Welcome to the team | Mike Simone

Introducing a new member of the Lab651 team, Mike Simone! We’re excited to have Mike on board as a software engineer. Get to know Mike:  If you could eliminate one thing from your daily routine, what would it be and why? Definitely sleeping. I’d get so much more done every day and have time to…

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Welcome to the Team | Jerry Phillips

Introducing a new member of the Lab651 team, Jerry Phillips! Jerry is a software engineer, specifically with Android. We’re excited to have him as part of the team and can’t wait for you to meet him. Get to know Jerry: You have your own late night talk show, who do you invite as your first…

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Welcome to the Team | Sam Moss

Introducing a new member of the Lab651 team, Sam Moss! Sam is a software engineer with vast experience (and life experiences!). We’re excited to have him as part of the team and can’t wait for you to meet him. Get to know Sam: 1. What is your most used emoji? I don’t really use emojis,…

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Company Outing at the MN Wild Game

Getting the team together Collaboration and teamwork are essential at Lab651, but so is having fun. Last Thursday, November 18th, the team and their significant others, children, family, etc. joined together in a Bremer Bank Suite for a fun night out. The Minnesota Wild played the Dallas Stars, and it was quite an entertaining game!…

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Hackathon Day with Lab651

Always Learning — We want people who are inherently inquisitive and want to learn on our team. Jobs are boring if you are not growing, learning and becoming better at what you do.   ~~~~~~   Hackathon Day   Back in 2014, Justin Grammens helped create the first IoT Hack Day in Minnesota. The event’s…

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Welcome to the Team | Renna Hintermeister

Introducing a new member of the Lab651 team, Renna Hintermeister. Renna is our quality assurance tester with a strong passion for learning – she’s a great addition to the team! You may have seen her SciTech Internship Program write up. She has also written two blog posts while learning Particle Photon (part 1 & part 2)…

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Company outing at the Saints game

The team at Lab651 got together for a company outing at the Saint Paul Saints game

The Crew Gets Together Each quarter, the team at Lab651 gets together for a special company outing. This fall, we decided on one of our favorite activities, which was spending the evening outside at the Saint Paul Saints game with our friends and family. We rented out a suite, had a ballpark dinner together, and…

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Learning Particle Photon – With a Motion Sensor

Learning Particle Photon - Adding a Motion Sensor

This blog post has been written by our 2021 summer intern, Renna. Renna has been a great asset here at Lab651 and we are excited to provide Renna with opportunities to further pursue her passions. Be sure to read part 1. (SciTech Internship Program writeup on Renna.) ~~~~~~~~~ Part 2 – A Servo Motor +…

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Starting a Podcast on IoT

Reflections on Podcasting & the AIoT Thank you for reading about all the latest things going on with myself and our team at Lab651! As many of you may not know, it has been more than a year since I took on the initiative of creating my first podcast – “Conversation on Applied AI” and…

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