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$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.

Jason Knott · March 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.

Jason Knott · March 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.

Jason Knott · February 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.

Jason Knott · February 09, 2021

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2021: Indoor Air Quality Looks to Clean Up Its Act

IAQ awareness is at all-time high, but can integrators develop business models around it in 2021?

Jason Knott · February 02, 2021

19 Million Renters Just Got Access to Google Nest Thermostats

MDU service provider RealPage brings Google Nest thermostats to its property management partners worldwide.

Jason Knott · December 10, 2020

Samsung SmartThings Platform Adds Google Nest Integration

SmartThings users will now be able to control select Google Nest devices like thermostats, cameras, and doorbells via voice commands or the SmartThings app.

Andrew Nichols · December 08, 2020

CE Pro Podcast #34: Desert Valley AV’s Growth Plans

CE Pro 100 integration company Desert Valley AV makes strategic acquisition in another state, plus adds electrical and lighting design divisions.

Jason Knott · November 25, 2020

New ADT + Google Platform to Hit Market in Late 2021

ADT accelerates the launch of its new ADT + Google smart home platform to the second half of 2021 vs. original date in late 2022.

Jason Knott · November 06, 2020

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PureTech Alliance Partners with Google Nest

National rep organization PureTech Alliance focused on wellness products add Google Nest to its portfolio.

Jason Knott · September 16, 2020