Nest Labs

Nest’s video doorbell is now shipping

Back in September of last year, Nest announced its first smart doorbell. When it would actually ship, however, was left sort of up in the air; all the company said at the time was to expect it sometim

Amazon debuts Cloud Cam and Key to take on Nest, August and others in home security

Amazon wants to be the hub for your connected home, and today the company announced two new products that will help it fill out that ambition, specifically in the area of home security. It announced a

Tony Fadell’s newest product? An investing and advisory firm called Future Shape

Tony Fadell is starting yet a new chapter. Fifteen months after leaving Nest Labs, a maker of digital thermostats and smoke detectors that Fadell cofounded and sold to Google for $3.2 billion in 2014,

A few dozen Nest Labs employees just headed to Google; here’s why

Nest Labs, the maker of smart thermostats and smoke detectors, is parting ways with a few dozen employees who work on its Internet of Things platform. According to a Fortune report that we’ve

Nest Cam Embodies Stale Innovation In “Connected Home” Space

After years of hype and unfulfilled promises, the concept of the smart home looks to be losing the attention of consumers. This is due in no small part to the lackluster innovation emerging from maj

Nest Launches A Camera: Meet The Nest Cam

Remember when Nest bought Dropcam? That first fruits of that purchase are finally dropping today: Nest has just announced the Nest Cam, an oh-so-Dropcam like security solution. At first glance, the Ne

13 Questions With Matt Rogers

Welcome to 13 Questions, a series aimed at bringing a human face to notable figures in the world of startups, hardware, and tech. Ever wonder how your favorite designer learned to love tech? Curious w

Clean Tech Stages A Comeback In The Smart Building Space

After the clean tech boom went bust, the industry seemed to disappear from the tech world's focus as quickly as the billions of dollars that had been invested. But one sector -- energy efficiency -- h

With Dropcam Founder And Technology VP Exits, Nest Restructures Management [Memos]

Nest, the connected home company acquired by Google last year, made the news yesterday with the departure of two of its key people: founding VP of technology Yoky Matsuoka and Greg Duffy, who had com

Nest Protect Is A $129 Smoke And Carbon Monoxide Detector That Takes Nest Deeper Into The Connected Home

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.nest.com">Nest Labs</a>, the home hardware maker co-founded by two ex-Apple luminaries, is today unveiling its second product, Nest Protect, a $129 smart device tha

Nest Labs’ Next Product To Be A Smoke Detector, Per Reports

The Nest Learning Thermostat is about to get a sibling. <a target="_blank" href="http://allthingsd.com/20130924/nests-next-product-will-be-a-smoke-detector-called-protect/">The Protect</a>. If <a targ

From The Garage To 200 Employees In 3 Years: How Nest Thermostats Were Born

<b>Editor’s note: </b> <em>Derek Andersen is the founder of Startup Grind, a 40-city community bringing the global startup world together while educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs

Economies Of Scale As A Service

<em>Credit where it's definitely due: this post was inspired by a Twitter conversation with Box CEO <a target="_blank" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Levie">Aaron Levie</a>.</em> Don't lo

Foundation Video: Matt Rogers, Co-Founder Of Nest, Demos New Learning Thermostat

<i>Editor's note: TechCrunch TV is very pleased to welcome a new show to our lineup, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/kevin-rose">Kevin Rose's</a> Foundation series. Kevin,

Nest Labs Announces 20% Slimmer, More Compatible Nest Learning Thermostat; Ships This Month

Today <a target="_blank" href="http://www.nest.com/">Nest Labs</a> is taking the wraps off its second-generation Nest learning thermostat that the company says is 20 percent slimmer than the previous

Amazon Latest To Start Selling The Nest Learning Thermostat

Never minding the legal wranglings with Honeywell, Nest Labs is on a roll lately and just announced Amazon as the latest retailer to sell the Nest Learning Thermostat. This follows similar announcemen

Honeywell vs Nest: When The Establishment Sues Silicon Valley

Honeywell <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/remote-login.php?login=c20986038afbbec3cfd60b181ca642d6&id=24588526&u=5046291a3f8852736dbbebe0105cc7af&h=">filed a multi-patent infringement

Honeywell Files Patent Lawsuit Against Smart Thermostat Developer Nest

Conglomerate Honeywell, which develops thermostats, has <a href="http://www.marketwatch.com/story/honeywell-files-lawsuit-alleging-patent-infringement-by-nest-labs-follows-similar-litigation-against-o

Nest Thermostat Teardown Reveals Beautiful Innards, Powerful ARM CPU, Zigbee Radio

The <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/10/24/ipod-godfather-tony-fadell-finally-reveals-his-new-product-a-thermostat-no-really/">Nest Thermostat</a> is a gorgeous piece of eco-friendly electron

Tony Fadell on Jobs and Apple’s Legacy (TCTV)

These are bittersweet days for <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/10/24/ipod-godfather-tony-fadell-finally-reveals-his-new-product-a-thermostat-no-really/">Tony Fadell</a>. The man who oversaw
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