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This week Google-owned Nest Labs' Developer Program announced a new set of partnerships that will allow for third party integration with its Learning Thermostats and connected smoke detectors.
Google-owned Nest Labs this week issued a recall notice covering all 440,000 Protect smoke alarms as these could fail to sound due to a false triggering of the "Wave" feature.
Google-owned Nest announced this week it would put sales of its Nest Protect on hold, but will push an update out to existing Nest Protect units connected to Wi-Fi. The recall is due to an anomaly the company found during testing.
Google has just announced its acquisition of Nest Labs for $3.2 billion in cash.
Nest thermostats have been a popular and stylish choice for homeowners who want control over their energy costs and indoor climate since its release in late 2011. Now Nest Labs, the maker of the Wi-Fi connected thermostat, says its next big project will also belong at home.
A new version of the Nest aims make the thermostat even more efficient, powerful, streamlined and, hopefully, a little more exciting than all the other thermostats.
Former Apple and Google engineers are launching a new company that will sell a new type of thermostat, "Nest Leaf".
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