Google Unveils New Nest Pro Awards Program

Nest Pro Virtual Summit stresses Google’s commitment to professional installation channel with exclusive product and loyalty program.

May 21, 2021

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

2021 CE Pro 100: Integrators Overcome Major Hurdles

The median CE Pro 100 integration firm’s revenues fell just 2.4% in 2020 despite pandemic shutdowns.

May 11, 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

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