Google’s Nest has added fifteen new partners to their Works with Nest program. Appliances, fans, phone calls and automobiles can now all help with your smart home needs.
This week we talk about the release of Hearthstone, Baldur’s Gate II, Half-LIfe 2 Episode 1, and more Android apps and games news!
The framework to integrate Nest Thermostat with Google Now is already in place, at least partially. Now Google needs to switch the functionality on.
Google’s Nest has launched a new ad campaign, and they are all pretty good.
Google owned Nest is looking to improve “Works with Nest” home automation with their acquisition of Revolv. Sales of the open source driven Revolv hub have been immediately halted, but warranty and support will be honored.
For this week’s Friday Debate we take a look at Smart Homes and what we expect from them in the future.
Honeywell has announced its latest smart thermostat, adding quite a few compelling features that could allow it to upstage its competitors — including Nest.
In the future, Google could serve ads on objects as diverse as refrigerators, thermostats, and car dashboards. Seemingly confirming the concerns that some Nest users raised when Google announced it would buy the smart thermostat company, Mountain View told the FCC that it could put ads, well, everywhere.
Nest recently held a private get-together in Beaverton, Oregon. The goal of the event reportedly was to potentially recruit Nike Fuel Band team members.
In celebration of Earth Day 2014, Google is now offering the Nest Thermostat directly through Google Play.