The smart home giant has filed a patent that could point to its first all-new product in years.
Developers could give Apple's sluggish smart home platform a much-needed jolt. Here's how.
Ecobee's $249 answer to other DIY smart thermostats has a whole suite of appealing stand-alone features as well as integrations with IFTTT, Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, and more.
A bigger display, a better resolution and a new far-field sensor give Google's third-generation Nest Learning Thermostat a noticeable boost.
After speculation regarding Nest's future with Alphabet, the company's new leader reportedly tries to squash rumors of a sale.
As Amazon and Google/Alphabet vie for a central spot in your smart home, Apple barely has its foot in the door. But that might be about to change.
The co-founder of the company that makes the Learning Thermostat says the time is right. He'll stay on as an adviser to Larry Page at Alphabet.
Soon you'll be able to use your Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Tap to control Simplehuman's new $250 Sensor Mirror Pro -- whether you want to or not.
Forget apps and voice control gadgets, Knocki wants you to control your smart home with a simple tap.
And three reasons why it won't.
New partnerships with AT&T, August, Belkin WeMo and SkyBell mean that your Nest can do more than ever before.
Two years after the launch of the Works with Nest program, Belkin's WeMo line of smart switches are jumping on board.
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