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  • Google Spends $3.2 Billion on Smart Appliance Brand Called “Nest” (Video)

    Google Spends $3.2 Billion on Smart Appliance Brand Called “Nest” (Video)

    Even if you’re used to news of Google dropping a ton of money on one new tech company or another, the news that they recently spent $3.2 billion to acquire Nest might attract your attention. That’s because Nest was a relatively low-profile company, producing “smart” appliances like thermostats and carbon monoxide alarms that sync up […]