Hacker Talks To His Victim Through His Internet Security Camera
While it is pretty cool to be able to hook up our various appliances and gadgets to the internet and be able to control them remotely, there is the question of security, where being connected to the internet means that your device is essentially open to the possibility of being hacked. Unfortunately for one Andy Gregg, that is precisely what happened.
Google Could Be Considering A Rebranding Of Nest
Nest is a brand that many are familiar with in terms of smart home products like security cameras, thermostats, and smoke detectors. However it seems that despite the popularity of the brand and how well-known it is, it seems that Google (who owns Nest) could be considering rebranding it.
Photogenic Snake Triggers Nest Doorbell Camera
Smart doorbell cameras come in handy when you’re not at home and still want to see when someone rings your doorbell. However, if you were Kansas resident Mackenze Bullins, you probably got surprised when the alert that you got revealed that a snake had trigger your Nest Hello doorbell’s camera.
Nest Is Now Under The Google Home Team
Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is shuffling things around over in Mountain View. The smart home device maker Nest which previously operated as an independent entity under Alphabet will now be operating under the team responsible for Google’s Home devices. Subsequently, Nest CEO Marwan Fawaz is stepping down.
Nest Starts Selling Its Temperature Sensor
It was only a few months ago that Nest announced the much-awaited temperature sensor add-on for its smart thermostats. The company had taken pre-orders for the sensors but it has started shipping them just now. Moreover, they’re now available for purchase directly from Nest so those who have been waiting to pick one up can now do so from the Nest store or through the Google Store.
Nest To Install Its Smart Thermostats In Homes Of Low-Income Families
Earth Day is coming up soon which means that we’re starting to see various companies tout their energy saving habits and processes, and it looks like Nest wants it to be known as well that they do have plans to help protect our environment. The company has launched what they call their “Power Project” which is an initiative to raise awareness about energy efficiency and consumption.
Nest’s Video Doorbell & Smart Lock Now Available For Purchase
Nest might be a company known for their smart thermostat, smoke alarm, and home security cameras, but in case you missed the news, Nest recently teamed up with lockmaker Yale to launch a smart lock, which together with the Nest video doorbell are finally available for purchase.
Amazon Decides To Not Sell Any New Nest Products
Nest, a Google-owned smart home company, sells a limited number of its products on Amazon. Its parent company and Amazon have been involved in a feud for quite some time now and it appears that the former decided to escalate that late last year. According to a new report, Amazon’s retail team informed Nest on a conference call last year that none of the new products the company has announced […]
Nest Cam IQ Indoor Updated With Google Assistant Support
As you know Google owns Nest, and recently the company announced that they would be merging Nest with their hardware team. However it looks like it didn’t take too long for Nest to start reaping some of the benefits of being part of Google’s hardware team because the Nest Cam IQ indoor has recently gotten an update which some of you might appreciate.
Nest To Merge With Google’s Hardware Team
Several years ago, Google acquired Nest, a company that specialized in smart and connected home devices like thermostats, smoke detectors, and so on. For the most part Nest and Google existed separate of each other, where they each did their own thing. However late last year, there were reports that Google could be looking to merge Nest with its hardware team.
Google Might Merge Nest With Its Hardware Team
Smart home device company Nest was acquired by Google several years ago. The company remained under its control until the Alphabet parent company was formed which now controls various different properties like Google itself and also Nest. According to a new report, Google is now thinking about merging Nest with its hardware design team. Nest currently exists as a separate entity.
T-Mobile's Nest Security Bundle Offers Cellular Backup
T-Mobile today announced its entry into the connected home security market with the T-Mobile Nest security pack. It’s going to launch this bundle on November 10th. The T-Mobile Nest security bundle provides users with cellular backup. Magenta is actually the exclusive cellular backup provider for Nest Secure.
Nest Sends Out Invites For Event On September 20
Recently Nest took the wraps off the Thermostat E, which is the company’s latest and more affordable smart thermostat. However if you thought that the company was done with announcing new products, think again because it seems that the company has another event planned for next month.
Nest Unveils Cheaper, Redesigned Thermostat E
#IFA2017 Recently there have been rumors that Nest could be getting ready to unveil a new smart thermostat that could be cheaper than what the company is offering at the moment, and it looks like the rumors were true because Nest has since announced a new, redesigned, and more affordable thermostat in the form of the Thermostat E.
Cheaper Nest Thermostat Possibly Getting A New Design
It has been rumored repeatedly this year that Nest, owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, is going to release a cheaper version of its popular thermostat. Nest is also reportedly going to launch more smart products this year, including a smart doorbell and a home security system. While more information about the new products is yet to surface, a new leak reveals the possibility that the new Nest Thermostat could […]
Nest Cam IQ With 4K Sensor Now Official
It was reported last week that Nest was gearing up to launch a new indoor camera which would have a 4K sensor. The company has now officially unveiled this product. It’s called the Nest Cam IQ. It has a 4K sensor and a couple of new features that set it apart from Nest’s existing indoor security camera. The new features do come at a price, though, which is why it’s […]
Nest 4K Smart Camera Rumored
Nest has been in the business of selling Wi-Fi enabled smart home security cameras for a while now and it appears that the company is looking to set itself apart from the competition. Word on the street is that Nest has a new product in the pipeline, the product is said to be a 4K camera with advanced smart features. Nest is reportedly going to announce this product soon.
Cheaper Nest Thermostat And New Security System Being Developed
It has been a while since Nest came out with some new products and if a new report is to be believed, that streak is likely going to end this year. The report claims that Nest, which is now owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, is working on a couple of new connected devices that include a cheaper thermostat, a new home security system, an improved version of the Nest […]
Nest Two-Factor Authentication Finally Arrives
Nest is finally providing its users with an extra layer of security for their accounts. Since the company makes smart connected devices that control various aspects of your home it’s certainly very important for your Nest accounts to remain safe at all times. So finally, Nest has decided to add two-factor authentication to accounts. This layer of security has already been widely available for email and social network accounts.
Nest Availability Expands To Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain
Despite having been around for awhile now, Nest’s products have been limited to just a handful of countries – 7 to be exact. However the good news is that according to an announcement made by the company, it seems that they have decided that they will be expanding their product availability to four more countries – Germany, Austria, Italy, and Spain.