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Nest thermostats missed the British Summer Time clock change

Nest thermostats missed the British Summer Time clock change

By 31 March 2015

Nest smart thermostats aren't as clever as they claim after failing to adapt to the British Summer Time clock change. After the clocks changed by an hour this weekend Nest thermostat owners took to forums to register their complaints. The Google-owned... >>

If you got an old Dropcam, you can get a free upgrade to an HD one from Nest

If you got an old Dropcam, you can get a free upgrade to an HD one from Nest

By 27 January 2015

There's a lot of risk involved when it comes to being an early adopter of technology, but sometimes, it can also be rewarding. Nest, for instance, has announced a replacement program that's all about helping owners of the original Dropcam and Dropcam... >>

Apple HomeKit explained: What is it, and how does it work?

Apple HomeKit explained: What is it, and how does it work?

By 22 January 2015

Hot on the heels of the home automation trend, Apple has introduced a new system called HomeKit that will enable you to have wireless and electronic control of your home, household features, activities, appliances, and more. HomeKit is not yet available... >>

Nest's Tony Fadell to take charge of Google Glass as Explorer Programme shuts down

Nest's Tony Fadell to take charge of Google Glass as Explorer Programme shuts down

By 15 January 2015

The guy who cofounded Nest and is considered "the father of the iPod" has now taken control of Google Glass. Google Glass is leaving the experimental Google X unit and will become one of Tony Fadell's responsibilities, Fortune has reported. Ivy Ross,... >>

Best smarthome gadgets of CES 2015: Belkin, Nest, LG and more

Best smarthome gadgets of CES 2015: Belkin, Nest, LG and more

By 6 January 2015

CES 2015 has kicked off in Vegas and among the thousands of products hoping to get themselves noticed, there have been a few gems unveiled for making your home smarter. The smarthome category has been making some serious waves in the tech world over... >>

Nest announces more third-party support as Works with Nest smarthome land grab continues

Nest announces more third-party support as Works with Nest smarthome land grab continues

By 5 January 2015

Nest has announced a new run of partners at CES 2015 that are all part of its Works with Nest programme. If you thought that Nest was just a smart heating controller you'd be wrong, as Works with Nest is designed to put the smart into your smarthome. ... >>

Lenovo Cloud Camera set to be a Dropcam rival, FCC photos reveal all

Lenovo Cloud Camera set to be a Dropcam rival, FCC photos reveal all

By 30 December 2014

Lenovo looks ready to take on Dropcam, the cloud-connected smart camera that Google's Nest Labs bought earlier this year. A new home security camera called Cloud Camera has just passed through the Federal Communications Commission ahead of CES 2015, where... >>

You can now control Nest thermostat with your voice, if you own an Android phone

You can now control Nest thermostat with your voice, if you own an Android phone

By 15 December 2014

The smart thermostat from Nest just got a lot smarter, thanks to Google. Imagine feeling a little cold while sitting on your couch, but instead of getting up and turning up the heat or playing with temperature controls buried in a smartphone app, you... >>

Best smarthome device 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best smarthome device 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

By 21 November 2014

With connected homes becoming more and more desirable and app-controllable products launching left, right and centre making the crossover between technology and the home even more prominent, we have introduced a new category to the Pocket-lint Gadgets... >>

Nest Learning Thermostat review: Intelligent home heating never looked better
4 out of 5

Nest Learning Thermostat review: Intelligent home heating never looked better

By 20 November 2014

We've come to review Nest, the smart thermostat, in a bit of a backwards way. Installed at the height of the British summer (if such a thing actually exists?) at the end of July, we've not been using the central heating at home until within the last month.... >>