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Nest devices gain improved presence sensing using speakers and displays

7 days ago   |   By Android Central

Google has announced improved presence sensing abilities for its current line of Nest devices. The company's smart home products can assist in alerting homeowners if someone is present or if their alarm system was armed or disarmed.
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How to save on utility bills with 4 smart home devices

How to save on utility bills with 4 smart home devices

7 days ago   |   By ZDnet

You've seen it on the news, and at the store, and likely can feel it in your wallet: Times are tight. These gadgets will give a whole new meaning to being smart about your money, and help you save on utility bills.
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Google Home can now use Nest speakers to detect your presence

7 days ago   |   By Engadget

Google Home no longer needs to lean solely on smart home devices like thermostats to know whether or not you're around. Home's optional presence sensing feature can now use interactions with Nest speakers and smart displays to help detect activity in your abode, letting it perform automated actions. If you talk to your Nest Audio or tap your Nest Hub , for instance, Google may know to turn the lights on. Second-gen Nest Hubs can also use their Soli radar sensor to tell when you're close. You can enable presence sensing in the Google Home app for Android and iOS by visiting the Features...
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