The thermostat, which retails for $249, is designed to learn how inhabitants like their homes to be heated and cooled. Once it learns the consumers' preferences, it automatically adjusts the temperature on its own.
The Nest Protect alarm is intended to be less annoying than traditional alarms: when it detects rising smoke or carbon monoxide levels, it lights up yellow and speakswithhumanvoice, giving consumers an option to turn the device off if there is no emergency. They can stop the alert by waving an arm. The Nest Protectcosts $129 while an older smoke and carbon monoxide detector could cost $50 to $80.
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