Listen: Google, Amazon Philips And Logitech discussed on Daily Tech News Show
"Works with this was the smart home platform that let your nest thermostat or your drop Cam or whatever work with a lot of other smart home products. Usually using the thermostat is the hub. Now strategy will focus on the works with Google assistant program, which as we noted Tuesday has more restrictions on how it uses data and what it can do which is good. But the other side of this is that nest ecosystem is shutting down on August, thirty first and the verge notes that's going to affect Amazon Philips, hue ift, Logitech harmony, lutron lights, August home. And we most switches among others, apparently Google is working with Amazon to migrate the nest skill to the Google home, Google assistant platform, so that may not being a problem, but all of these others will. This is I mean, I had a friend of mine who I can't say that. We're this family friendly podcast lost his collective earlier this year because Irish shut down, and he had thousands of dollars of hardware and time invested in. You know, the IRS which was lows competitor"