Glass to Exit Google X, Report to Nest's Tony Fadell
The unit will exit Google X to stand on its own. Ivy Ross, its leader, will report to Nest co-founder and CEO Tony Fadell.
Why the Investment Potential of the 'Internet of Things' May Be Overblown
Get ready for the trough of disillusionment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.