Tony Fadell left Nest earlier this summer, the latest in a stream of workers to reportedly leave the company.
Dow Jones cites source in developing story.
'It's not just about the capital. You need the minds around the table,' says Sam Yagen.
'Looking to the future, the next big step will be for the very concept of the 'device' to fade away,' Sundar Pichai wrote.
A New York man is accusing the retail giant of deceptive business practices after the company's '100% Grated Parmesan Cheese' is found to contain almost 10 percent of a filler derived from wood chips.
The employee claims her assistant and co-workers frequently mocked how she pronounced words like 'lunch,' 'buyer,' 'arrow' and, especially, 'bra.'