Nest The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Nest en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:30:00 GMT 5 Steps the 'Smart' Home Industry Must Take to Develop a Consumer Market Consumers are, so far, unmoved by the prospect of the hyper-connected home and won't be until the technology is as easily used as a smart phone. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:30:00 GMT Scott Ford Samsung Reportedly Looking to Snatch Up Startup SmartThings For $200 Million Watch out, Nest. If the rumors are true, the South Korean electronics giant could soon take a bite out of the sizzling home-automation market with the purchase of SmartThings. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:39:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow This Tech Startup Wants to Revolutionize Your Home Vivint's new 'Sky' system learns how you interact with your home to make it a smarter place. It's not just automation, but smart automation. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:15:00 GMT Emily Price How Google Is Taking Over Our Lives In the best possible ways, though. Right? Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:15:00 GMT Jason Fell Nest Opens Its Software Platform to Developers in Bid to Conquer the Connected Home Consumers will now be able to control their Whirlpool washers and dryers, Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Logitech remote controls through Nest's operating system. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:24:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Google-Owned Nest Buys Dropcam, a Home-Monitoring Startup, for $555 Million The deal signals that the connected home industry is rife with potential and gaining tremendous steam. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:19:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Meet the Man Leading the Connected-Home Revolution Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business. Mon, 26 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how. Thu, 22 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve. Wed, 21 May 2014 15:50:00 GMT Catherine Clifford New Breed of Products Aims to Improve Users' Lives The definition of product design has expanded thanks to the likes of Nest and Jawbone. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:30:00 GMT Richard Schatzberger Stop, Drop and Apologize: Nest Halts Sales of Smoke Alarm Over Serious Flaw The Google-owned startup has halted sales of its hand-gestured smoke alarm because -- oops -- it might not go off during a real fire. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:37:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow So Google's Hiring a Pokémon Master, Eh? The Best April Fools' Day Pranks of 2014 From Google's 'Pokémon Masters' to Virgin's 'Cancun Afternoon,' a look at the most outrageous pranks we've seen so far. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:47:00 GMT Jason Fell Start Preparing Your SEO for the 'Internet of Things' Google's recent acquisition has big implications for search. It's time to get ready for the coming changes. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:30:00 GMT Jayson DeMers Better Mornings: 7 Innovative Gadgets to Get You Going A look at the latest tech tools to help you rise and shine, and be productive right from the start. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow The Real Reason Why Google Bought Nest for $3.2 Billion Here's a hint: It has to do with things people do 'twice a day.' Tue, 14 Jan 2014 15:37:00 GMT Nicholas Carlson Google to Acquire Connected-Home Startup Nest for $3.2 Billion The tech giant expects its deal to buy popular smart-thermostat maker will close in the next few months. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:55:00 GMT Jason Fell