Consortium, proprietary or platform agnostic? Who will control IoT?

There are so many competing 'standards' in the world of IoT that it's hard to see who might emerge as the winner.

Nest wants to take on Apple in the smart home

Most of us live in dumbass homes but Google's Nest Labs wants developers to work with it to make them smarter.

Google's Nest buys Dropcam

This past weekend Google’s Nest, makers of smart thermostats and smoke/carbon monoxide detectors, announced they will be buying the home video security company Dropcam for $550 million.

Nest returns (without wave)

Nest Labs has started shipping their Nest Protect smoke and carbon monoxide detectors again, only this time the device won’t turn itself off with the wave of a hand.

Google's Nest recalls half a million products

A $3 billion acquisition stumbles. Did Google overpay? Maybe, but with the CPSC on its back, Nest had no choice.