There’s a reason power gets tight at the worst possible times – in the middle of the coldest cold snap in 20 years, or at the height of a scorching summer afternoon. Extreme weather causes extremely high energy use. Thousands of people turn on the AC or the heat at once, which…Read more
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Fire Safety Week began back in 1922 to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire and educate people about fire hazards and prevention. Here at Nest, we want to help spread the word. So we’re working with The New York Times, insurance and home warranty companies, and the Leary…Read more
Sure, having a smart home sounds great: You wake up, the room is cozy, the lights turn on, the coffee’s ready downstairs. But with most home automation platforms, you have to set a timer on your lights, program your thermostat and tell your coffee machine when to turn on. It’s…Read more