Sonos Confident of Victory in Google Patent Lawsuit

Sonos expects ITC decision in August. Meanwhile, German court ruling stops sales of Google Pixel smartphones, Nest speakers and YouTube music app.

May 13, 2021

CE Pro Podcast #54: Google, Shelly Target Smart Home, Wellness

Google expands 'Works with Google Assistant' program while Allterco Robotics targets entry level with Shelly line of Wi-Fi solutions.

Apr 30, 2021

$50,000 ‘Wellness Pod’ Outfitted with High-Tech Controls

Loxone controls climate, music and lighting in standalone WelPod wellness smart room with glowing Himalayan salt brick walls.

Mar 23, 2021

Google Nest Moves into Wellness with New Sleep-Sensing Feature

New $99 Google Nest Hub includes Sleep Sensing wellness technology that tracks a person's sleep using microphones.

Mar 18, 2021

Google Nest Reopens API to Brilliant

Google turned off Nest’s API in August, 2019, shutting out certain other third-party devices from integrating with its thermostats.

Feb 19, 2021

Google Creates First-Ever Co-Branded Nest Thermostat for Smart Home Installation Firm

Google will co-brand the Nest Thermostat E for Goodman Networks and its network of 2,000+ independent HVAC and smart home installers.

Feb 09, 2021