Nest is the Next Big Thing on the Horizon Nest is the next big thing on the horizon in matters of thermostats and other devices that light up your computerized home life. "Works with Nest" now adds 15 more companies inducing LG and Philips.
Jan 5 2015, 5:34am CST
Google Nest to become Center of Smart Home Nest Labs is taking the next step in its quest to become a central hub for the smart home, by letting creators of other gadgets and services access its learning thermostat and smoke detector for the first time. With the...
Jun 24 2014, 5:00am CDT
Nest Is Buying Dropcam for More Data on Homes Looks like all those rumors turned out to be true. Nest is acquiring video monitoring company Dropcam for $555 million as part of Nest’s push further into the home. Announced Friday afternoon, the cash deal...
Jun 21 2014, 2:21pm CDT
5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google The big obsession yesterday was with why Google spent $3.2 billion on startup Nest Labs. But lost in the shuffle of the breathtaking price and lots of questionable speculation about whether this is relevant to Apple was...
Jan 14 2014, 7:56am CST
Why Nest Could Be A Nightmare For Google Google’s headquarters in Mountain View and the California Public Utility Commission in San Francisco are only about 50 miles apart as the crow, or techie commuter bus, flies.
But when it comes to style and outlook on...
Jan 14 2014, 1:46am CST
Nest Gives Google Its Next Big Data Play: Energy When Google bought Motorola in 2012, its mandate was to get more millions people on the mobile web. Now with its $3.2 billion purchase of Nest Labs, Google could get millions of homes connected to a different kind of...
Jan 13 2014, 5:51pm CST
Google says it will buy Nest Labs for $3.2B Google says it will buy Nest Labs, maker of high-tech smoke alarms and thermostats, for $3.2B
NEW YORK (AP) — Google will pay $3.2 billion to buy Nest Labs, which develops high-tech versions of devices...
Jan 13 2014, 5:11pm CST
Stopping Brownouts before they start, Nest’s New Plan One cannot imagine living in Texas without air conditioning and there isn’t much power to go around cooling the residents of the state, especially in the wee hours of hot summer afternoons. Nest has come up with a solution to fix this issue of excessive heating.
Apr 23 2013, 7:15am CDT
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