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Hip-Hop Artist Urges Consumers to Hire a Nest Pro (in Rap), Shows Off Mansion

Nest throws a nice bone to the smart-home installation community via hip-hop artist Rev Run, who gushes over his Nest Pro installer and tells Google Assistant – in rap – to change the temperature.

Julie Jacobson · January 23, 2018

Alarm.com Debuts New ‘Smarter’ Thermostat

New integrator-friendly Alarm.com connected thermostat uses machine learning and cloud intelligence to anticipate HVAC failures and water damage.

Jason Knott · January 11, 2018

Popularity of Smart Thermostats, Lighting Control on Rise Among Architects

American Institute of Architects study shows smart thermostats are the most popular product, while demand for mechanical rooms for racks wilts away.

Jason Knott · October 09, 2017

Savant Now Offers a Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Enabled Touchscreen Thermostat

Smart-home features of Savant’s Multi-STAT thermostat include integration with Savant Scenes, connectivity to indoor and outdoor temperature sensors and premium glass touchscreen.

Robert Archer · September 30, 2017

Lutron Unveils New Wireless Control, Thermostat, Lighting Fixtures, Exposed Shades

Lutron debuts RA2 Select wireless control, HomeWorks QS Palladiom thermostat and shading system, HomeWorks DIN rail modules, and lower-cost Finiré Prime LED lighting fixtures.

Jason Knott · September 07, 2017

Nest Thermostat E Debuts with New Design, Cheaper Price

New $169 Nest Thermostat E features frosted white display and pre-configured schedule. Personal use units available for integrators.

Jason Knott · September 01, 2017

New Microsoft Cortana-Powered Smart Thermostat GLAS Takes Aim at Nest

Microsoft and Johnson Controls partner to create GLAS, a classy-looking smart thermostat with Microsoft Cortana voice assistant built in.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 09, 2017

Vivint Launches Smart Home Platform for Rental Properties

Through Vivint Smart Properties, rental property developers and managers can take advantage of Vivint’s professionally-installed smart home products like smart locks, lights, doorbell cameras, indoor cameras and thermostats.

Chelsea Cafiero · June 20, 2017

Smart Thermostats: 50% of Consumers Who Think They Can Install DIY … End Up Calling a Pro

Honeywell uses HomeAdvisor API to give users on-demand access to professional installers via Total Connect Comfort app because DIY installation for smart thermostats is “scary.”

Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2017

DIY Smart-Home System ‘Hive Welcome Home’ Brings Tiered Subscription Plans to U.S.

Hive Welcome Home combines a thermostat, lighting, plugs and sensors with a mobile app to offer a straight-to-consumer DIY smart-home system.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 11, 2017