Nest have not wasted any time in 2015, kicking it off with some big announcements at CES 2015. The darling of Google’s acquisitions, Nest, chose Las Vegas as the place to push forward its “Works With Nest” initiative, bolstering the range of gadgets that are now compatible with the (more than just a) thermostat.
We recently wrote about a raft of companies that had signed up to work with Nest Labs. The list continues to expand thanks to the Nest Developer program which encourages 3rd party smart home companies to integrate with Nest’s technology. Amongst those teased in the run up to CES 2015 and subsequently announced at the event, there were some nifty little smart home integrations:
As always Google’s Nest continues to drive innovation, mostly by allowing 3rd parties to develop on its platform, creating exciting combinations to run the perfect smart home. It’s exciting times in the world of Home Automation, with interest developing to see what Samsung’s Smart Things and Apple’s HomeKit can do next to compete.