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Revolv Support To Shut Down This May

04/04/2016, The Revolv home automation hub which was introduced to the masses three years ago proved to be a more than decent device for the home, but it was shut down after Alphabet-owned Nest picked it up in October a couple of years ago. However, this did not mean...

Nest Gets Family Accounts And Home/Away Assist

03/10/2016, Nest is rolling out two new features that will enable its connected devices to provide a better experience. Nest-connected homes will now be able to tell whether the user is at home or not with two new features called Family Accounts and Home/Away assist....

Nest Thermostat Found To Have Leaked Zip Codes

01/21/2016, The Internet of Things (IoT) happens to be particularly interesting and useful to have around, but that is only until something unsavory happens – such as a connected device leaking information outside, be it by accident or otherwise. Nest, the...

Nest Thermostat Bug Results In Massive Battery Drain

01/14/2016, If in the recent days or weeks you’ve had your Nest smart thermostat go offline and you’re wondering if you’ve gotten a defective unit, there’s a very good chance that the problem is a software bug. This is according to a report from The New York...

Lock Maker Yale Announces The Linus Smart Lock

10/01/2015, Some of you guys might not have noticed, but there is a fair amount of locks and padlocks that are made by the company Yale. Usually their brand is engraved so it isn’t particularly obvious, but grab a padlock or look at the lock on your door and...

3rd Generation Nest Thermostat Unveiled

09/01/2015, It was not too long ago that we brought you whispers of how the Nest Thermostat could be experiencing a design refresh for its 3rd generation model, and here we are with word that the 3rd generation Nest Thermostat is now ready and kicking. This latest...

This Is What The 3rd Gen Nest Thermostat Could Look Like

08/26/2015, If you’re interested in equipping your home with a smart thermostat like the ones from Nest, you might want to consider holding off on purchasing one just yet. This is because a newer third-gen model is on its way, meaning that you’re probably better...

Apple Stops Selling Nest Products In Their Stores

07/23/2015, For a while it was interesting that despite the fact that Google now owns Nest that Apple actually continued to sell their products in their stores. However it seems that has changed because according to reports, it looks like Apple’s online and...

New Nest Protect Smoke Alarm Touts Split-Spectrum Sensor

06/17/2015, Nest conducted an event today to announce new products, one of them was the Nest Cam and the other was the second generation Nest Protect smoke and carbon monoxide alarm. It brings several new features which let people know that the alarm is working and...

Nest Cam Arrives At Best Buy

06/17/2015, A few days back Nest said that it would announce a new product in this week, June 17th to be precise, and ahead of its even today the new product has already appeared on Best Buy. It’s the Nest cam and it’s not like this was a big secret, the...

Nest Cam Could Be The Company’s Upcoming Product Announcement

06/11/2015, A report from last week revealed that Nest was planning for a new product announcement come 17th of June. Well if you’re wondering what it could be, especially since details about the announcement was very scarce, wonder no more. It seems that the folks...

Nest May Unveil New Products On June 17th

06/04/2015, ]It has been over a year since Google acquired Nest, a company that makes smart connected objects. Many people would know of Nest because of its smart thermostat. The company hasn’t really released a new product in quite a while now but that streak...

Automatic Smart Driving Assistant Gets Nest Integration

01/12/2015, During CES 2015, Nest announced that they had partnered up with 15 new companies that would see Nest product integration into some of these companies’ products. Well if you’re looking to get the most out of your Nest products and try to create that...

Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock Now Works With The Nest Thermostat

01/05/2015, Earlier last year, we reported on a smart lock by Kwikset called the Kevo. Basically this is a smart lock that unlocks your door using Bluetooth technology. The Kevo is definitely not the first of its kind as there are other similar smart locks around at...