10 Jun '11, 10pm

Nest Labs: iPhone Alums Prepping Home Newtorking Devices: The race in home networking isn't over yet. Nest L...

The race in home networking isn't over yet. Nest Labs Inc., a very secretive startup in Palo Alto, has raised VC funds to bring smart thermostats and other home networking technology to consumers. The selling point of the company seems to the iPhone heritage. Mike Matas, one of the key designers on the iPhone interface and the founder of Push Pop Press , is or has been part of the company. Other employees include Pat Cocoran, formerly of Salesforce, and some guy named Henry M. Matt Rogers, not the former DOE executive but a iPhone software manager at Apple, is also involved. The company, according to trademark filings, is creating a: "climate control system consisting of a digital thermostat that automatically sets climate conditions based on prior and historical patterns of climate settings selected by users; climate control system consisting of a digital thermostat that ...

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blog.sustainablog.org 10 Jun '11, 8pm

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jetsongreen.com 09 Jun '11, 4pm

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treehugger.com 10 Jun '11, 2pm

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