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Smart Tiny House Loaded with $25K in Technology

Nationwide Marketing Group’s 370-square-foot high-tech Tiny Home is a $125,000, 32-foot long mobile showroom filled with $25,000 in technology

Jason Knott · February 25, 2020

Nest Users Will Soon Be Required to Enable Two-Factor Authentication

Google has decided that as of Spring 2020, all Nest users will be required to enable two-factor authentication to ‘greatly reduce the likelihood of an unauthorized person gaining access to your Nest account.’

Steve Karantzoulidis · February 19, 2020

TechTalk: How Google Nest is Getting Integrators Involved in ‘Connected Home’ Sales

Smart home technology isn’t just for trendy Millennials, as Google Nest looks to expand interest in its connected home products through integrator expertise.

Andrew Nichols · February 02, 2020

Google Nest Inks Exclusive Deal with Nationwide/HTSN

Google Nest Prime Retail Program makes entire line of Google Nest connected home devices available to Nationwide members.

Jason Knott · January 16, 2020

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KB Home Finds Smart Home Appliance Adoption Growing

KB Home says that its customers are increasingly choosing to integrate Kwikset smart locks, Google Nest Hello Doorbells, and Whirlpool smart appliances into their homes.

Robert Archer · January 16, 2020

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Sonos Sues Google Over Patents Infringement

Leading wireless multiroom audio company Sonos alleges Google infringed upon five of its 750+ U.S. patents.

Arlen Schweiger · January 08, 2020

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Amazon, Apple, Google, ZigBee Alliance Join Forces to Create Smart Home Open Standard

The goal of the new Connected Home over IP project is to increase compatibility of consumer devices by simplifying development for manufacturers.

CE Pro Editors · December 19, 2019

Google Nest Hub Max Not Really ‘Interoperable’ with other Thread Home Automation Devices

As first consumer device ‘Built on Thread’, new Google/Nest smart display will be “compatible” with other compliant products, but that doesn’t mean they’ll interoperate in one smart-home ecosystem.

Julie Jacobson · October 09, 2019

Julie Jacobson’s Picks: The Other ‘Best Booths’ of CEDIA Expo 2019

A committee picked the official Best Booths of CEDIA Expo 2019, but CE Pro’s Julie Jacobson had a few picks of her own.

Julie Jacobson · September 26, 2019

Home-Automation High Jinks: Cast Your Own Interface to a Google/Nest Hub Display

Home Assistant works open-source magic to cast smart-home dashboards to Google/Nest Hub displays for two-way monitoring and touch control.

Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2019