Failure of Google’s Nest shows smart homes are still dumb

Tony Faddell’s recent decision to step down from the helm of Nest came as a surprise, but not a big one.The problems specific to the smart appliance company – which is owned by Google – have been well-documented. But the questions that now loom over Nest aren’t isolated to this one firm, but over the entire smart home industry in general.
http://www.afr.com/technology/failure-of-googles-nest-shows-smart-homes-are-still-dumb-20160606-gpd1hi

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