Google Nest Hub Max review – gpgmail

There were two standout features I really appreciated off the bat about the original Nest (nee Google Home) Hub: its compact size and its lack of camera. The new Nest Max has decidedly neither of those things. After releasing a model that offered an interesting alternative to the Echo Show, Google’s taking Amazon’s flagship smart […]

Google’s Nest doorbell camera plan gets a package-detection feature – gpgmail

Nest’s transition into the broader Google brand portfolio could honestly be going a bit better. For its part, Google has promised that it will keep adding compelling software features into the ecosystem, and this morning’s announcement is a pretty good start. The company just announced the addition of a package-detecting feature for Nest Hello users […]

IFTTT warns against migrating Nest devices to Google accounts – gpgmail

Google says it’s moving Nest devices over to a unified Google ecosystem for the sake of simplicity. But simple can be complicated, as is certainly the case here. In May, after user pushback, the company announced that it would maintain Works with Nest connections for some third-party integration. IFTTT’s popular applets for the company’s camera, […]

Nest Enrages Users By Removing Option to Disable Camera Status LEDs

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nest is the most high-profile player in smart home and connected security, and its status as a Google subsidiary has subjected it to special scrutiny. Google talked about its “customer privacy commitment” at I/O 2019 when it unveiled the new […]