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Read: ESA and TMA Dispute Google Statement: ‘Security Systems Often Use Microphones’

ESA and TMA Dispute Google Statement: ‘Security Systems Often Use Microphones’

The industry associations rebuke the validity of Google’s published statements concerning the use of microphones in security devices.

Read: Google Updates Nest Secure to Become a Voice Assistant-Enabled Smart Speaker

Google Updates Nest Secure to Become a Voice Assistant-Enabled Smart Speaker

Google is pushing an over-the-air update that will add Google Assistant voice functionality to the Nest Secure smart home security system.

Read: Hackers Use Nest Cam to Fool Family About Bogus Ballistic Missile Attack

Hackers Use Nest Cam to Fool Family About Bogus Ballistic Missile Attack

A San Francisco Bay Area family panicked when they heard a fake incoming North Korea ICBM missile warning over their Nest system.

Read: Coming Soon: A Home Security System Powered by AI & 24/7 Video Monitoring Guards

Coming Soon: A Home Security System Powered by AI & 24/7 Video Monitoring Guards

The new Deep Sentinel platform is said to create a virtual perimeter around the home to monitor activity and prevent false alarms associated with traditional alarm systems.

Read: Hacker Speaks Through Nest Camera, Gives Victim Security Tips

Hacker Speaks Through Nest Camera, Gives Victim Security Tips

A “white hat hacker” from Canada told an Arizona man he just wanted to alert him to the potential of what someone with malicious intent could do.

Read: Google Smart Home, Nest Pro Products Now Sold by SnapAV

Google Smart Home, Nest Pro Products Now Sold by SnapAV

SnapAV now carries a full lineup of Nest and Google smart home products, including the professionally monitored Nest Secure alarm system.

Read: Texas Electric Utility Strikes Partnership Agreement With Google and Nest

Texas Electric Utility Strikes Partnership Agreement With Google and Nest

The collaboration allows Reliant to offer a new suite of electricity plans paired with a full range of the latest smart home devices from Google and Nest.

Read: Nest x Yale Lock Gains Google Assistant Voice Control Support

Nest x Yale Lock Gains Google Assistant Voice Control Support

Owners of the the Nest x Yale smart door lock, Nest Secure security system, Nest Cam IQ and Nest Hello video doorbell can now control all devices with Google Assistant.

Read: Google’s Nest May Be Gearing Up to Release Smart Elder Care Devices

Google’s Nest May Be Gearing Up to Release Smart Elder Care Devices

Sources tell CNBC that Nest has been researching the elder care market in hopes of tweaking its products to “help seniors live independently for as long as possible.”

Read: Nest CEO Steps Down as Company Folds Into Google’s Home Division

Nest CEO Steps Down as Company Folds Into Google’s Home Division

The move comes as Google looks to more easily integrate some of its machine learning technology and artificial intelligence into Nest products.

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