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Google Nest to become Center of Smart Home

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 recalls 440,000 smoke and carbon monoxide alarms

Nest recalls 440,000 smoke and carbon monoxide alarms A bug on its "wave to dismiss" feature has prompted Nest to recall 440,000 Nest Protects.

May 22 2014, 12:15am CDT

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30 Keeping you in the loop on just a few of the many things that happened around Apple this week. China Mobile starts selling iPhones – no line. After six years of negotiations between Apple and China Mobile, the iPhone...

Jan 18 2014, 8:16pm CST

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack Following this week’s announcement that Google has agreed to purchase connected home device maker Nest for $3.2 billion there has been a lot of speculation about whether Google can be trusted with our home data. The...

Jan 18 2014, 11:16am CST

Google Buys Nest, The $3 Billion Distraction

Google Buys Nest, The $3 Billion Distraction One of the most surprising things about Google and its purchase of Nest is the price. Over $3 billion! That’s what you’d pay for a fast growing social network. But seriously, Nest hardly has the kind of defensible...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

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Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes Google counts on latest acquisition to open doors as homes get smarter in digital world SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When our Internet-connected gadgets and home appliances all learn to talk to each other, Google...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST

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Google Takes A Cue From The Apple Playbook With Nest Google’s acquisition of Nest Labs is being touted as a sign that it’s serious about putting itself at the center of the Internet of Things, a potential $19 billion market of opportunity for all kinds of connected...

Jan 14 2014, 2:36pm CST

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

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

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Why Nest Could Be A Nightmare For Google

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 finds a home in Google

Nest finds a home in Google Google has acquired Nest Labs, the maker of the popular learning thermostat.

Jan 13 2014, 9:51pm CST

Nest Gives Google Its Next Big Data Play: Energy

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

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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

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Google Acquires Smart Thermostat Maker Nest For $3.2 Billion Three years after redefining what thermostats are capable of, Palo Alto-based Nest is being bought by Google for $3.2 billion. “Google will help us fully realize our vision of the conscious home and allow us to change...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of tech-infused household devices such as thermostats and smoke alarms, for $3.2 billion in cash...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Insights From A Smart House Innovator

Insights From A Smart House Innovator Much has been written about the “Internet of Things”, and the promise of smart devices making our lives better and more efficient. One of the places most logical for this reality to transform our daily lives is in the...

Jan 7 2014, 9:16am CST

Nest Protect is a $129 Smoke Detector with Brain and Voice

Nest Protect is a $129 Smoke Detector with Brain and Voice Worth $129, the Nest Protect Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detector really makes a person’s home digitally connected. This device will prevent fire hazards and the good thing is that it has voice support.

Oct 9 2013, 3:10am CDT

Apple Built Google Glass Like Prototypes

Apple Built Google Glass Like Prototypes Apple is thinking big for wearable tech as its rumored iWatch is slated for 2014 launch. Apple has experimented and tinkered with various products in the past. It is even rumored to have built several prototypes like of the Google Glass in its heyday, but have no time to work on it.

Sep 10 2013, 10:00am CDT

Stopping Brownouts before they start, Nest’s New Plan

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

Apple Store offers Nest Thermostat

Apple Store offers Nest Thermostat The Nest Thermostat looks like it is made by Apple. And this is actually almost true. Tony Fadell, hardware designer of the iPod is behind the Nest.

May 30 2012, 7:46am CDT

The Cool Nest Learning Thermostat is on Display at Lowe's Stores

The Cool Nest Learning Thermostat is on Display at Lowe's Stores Over 500 Lowe's across the US now carry Nest Learning Thermostats. Each store has a huge display with a Nest you can play with.

May 15 2012, 5:16am CDT