This means total dependence for all products and services from Nest.
It is a web-enabled, wireless, zigbee, smart phone, that takes advantage of cloud computing, and it is prepared for the smart grid.
Honeywell, Ecobee ( with it’s gorgeous color display), and the others have equal if not better thermostats but lack the style and marketing wizardry of Nest.
Is there any doubt that Nest pulled off the greatest product launch the HVAC industry has ever seen?
UGLIER: There is no implied consent to share information in the cloud when a Nest is purchased, but surely this valuable information is destined to be aggregated and sold. Will Nest become the tool of Big Brother instead of Smart Meters?
You laugh, but watch this video, it might change your mind about the use of your personal data.This works in most cases but most DIY-ers are not prepared to deal with these types of installation issues and this can cause expensive equipment damage and reek havoc on equipment like boilers.