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New Quick View joins other improvements in latest Nest update

Nest has announced an upcoming 4.3 software update for smart thermostats. This software upgrade will begin rolling out to Wi-Fi connected Nest thermostats through next week, enabling home owners to take advantage of some new features and improvements. The company has been able to fine tune...
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Nest Thermostat and Dropcam get Black Friday discounts

The fine folks at Nest are putting their two big products on sale for Black Friday. Their super-smart Thermostat is $50 off, down to $199, and the original Dropcam security system is also $50 off, sitting at $99. The deal will run until December 1, so act quick if you've been thinking about...
Nest purchases home automation company Revolv

Nest purchases home automation company Revolv

Nest has announced that they have acquired home automation company Revolv. The deal was apparently finalized this morning for unknown terms. This seems to have been an acquisition of developer platform, and it's talent, rather than hardware. From Re/code: Here's how Nest co-founder and VP...

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See how the Nest Thermostat could pay for itself in just two years

Considering the Nest Thermostat, but aren't entirely sure if it's worth the investment? The company aims to help sway your decision by showing just how much money the home connected device can save you. Nest isn't your average programmable thermostat, it's a smart device that learns and adapts to...
Using Nest long term: Hands-off is a good thing

Using Nest long term: Hands-off is a good thing

Nest Thermostat is the smartest connected home gadget I own, but it's far from perfect "What do you think of that thing?" We're all used to being asked about the smartphone in our hands. Someone on the train on in a coffee shop notices something unique about your tech and leans over to see what...
The ever-growing list of things you can connect to a Nest Thermostat

The ever-growing list of things you can connect to a Nest Thermostat

As a standalone device, Nest is cool. The 'Works with Nest' program makes it invaluable In the first part of our Nest Thermostat series, I called this device the first connected home appliance everyone should want to own. Curiously, this statement had very little to do with the hardware itself (...
The basics of using a Nest Thermostat with Android, iOS and the web

The basics of using a Nest Thermostat with Android, iOS and the web

The mobile component of this connected thermostat is really what makes it futuristic OK, so it's just a thermostat. And while you will always have the option to walk right up to the pretty little dial on the wall and give it a spin when you want to change something, there's quite a bit of...
Automatic Smart Driving Assistant adds 'Works with Nest' integration

Automatic Smart Driving Assistant adds 'Works with Nest' integration

The Automatic Smart Driving Assistant now works with the Nest Thermostat. With the new integration, users can create new rules for their Nest Thermostat based on their car's activity. The integration has several filters for things like location, time of day, and day of the week. Basic rules...
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Nest thermostats can now talk to Philips Hue, third-party smart locks and more

After launching the Works with Nest initiative last year, Nest is announcing a slew of new partnerships that include Philips, LG, Insteon, Withings and more. The new integrations mean that your Nest thermostat will be able to communicate with a wider range of devices and services. Here's a...
Nest and Google Now

Nest Thermostats get even smarter with Google Now integration

What you need to know about the new integration with Google and the high-tech thermostat Google and Nest today quietly rolled out integration for the smart thermostat with the Google Now service. That means a couple things. First is that you'll know be able to use your voice to raise and lower...
Dropcam

Nest Thermostat and Dropcam get Black Friday discounts

The fine folks at Nest are putting their two big products on sale for Black Friday. Their super-smart Thermostat is $50 off, down to $199, and the original Dropcam security system is also $50 off, sitting at $99. The deal will run until December 1, so act quick if you've been thinking about...
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New Quick View joins other improvements in latest Nest update

Nest has announced an upcoming 4.3 software update for smart thermostats. This software upgrade will begin rolling out to Wi-Fi connected Nest thermostats through next week, enabling home owners to take advantage of some new features and improvements. The company has been able to fine tune...
Rachio Iro updates with Nest Protect integration and more

Rachio Iro updates with Nest Protect integration and more

Rachio has released the latest version of their app for controlling the Iro smart sprinkler, adding new water-saving tools, as well as integration with the Nest Protect. Rachio claims that with this update, Iro owners can lower their water usage by as much as 30 percent. Rachio has added a...

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