Nest Gets Into the Smart-Lock Game by Going Old School
Nest's NexT product: "Linus" lock • Wired preview 2015-10-01 • after: 1.Nest thermostat 2011-10-25 (vers.3 2015-09-01) / 2.Nest Protect 2015-06-23 / 3.DropCam 2014-06 (Nest Cam 2015-06-18) • Linus Yale Jr. founded his lock co 1868 • this is the 1st 3rd-party device designed to communicate with Nest gadgets directly - so, not, Yale is not being acq. by Google Nest ; ) (Goo acq. Nest 2014-01-14 @$3.2B) • www.nest.com
Nest Thermostat - programs itself based on your behaviors and climate preferences, and can be adjusted from anywhere via your smartphone or tablet. Lets you know which temperatures are most energy efficient. It’ll even turn itself down when you’re out of the house.