Archive for March, 2014

The Google-Nest Learning Thermostat »

Is your thermostat worth a billion dollars? Probably not. Most thermostats are simple and cheap, so it may surprise you to learn Google Inc. just spent $3.2 billion to purchase Nest Labs, maker of the Nest Learning Thermostat. Why would Google spend so much money to purchase a thermostat manufacturer? It could be worth $19 […]