Smart Tech Today

Apr 1st 2021

Smart Tech Today 72

Google's New Nest Hub: Right for the Bedroom?

Nest sleep-sensing, Shortcuts fixed, new Siri voices
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Category: News

Nest sleep-sensing, Shortcuts fixed, new Siri voices

  •  Google's New Nest Hub Is the Perfect Alarm Clock
  • Review: Nest Hub (2nd gen) sleep tracking ushers in a radically more pervasive Google Assistant
  •  The Ring Video Doorbell Pro 2 lets Alexa answer the door
  •  Alexa routines can seem overwhelming, but these shortcuts make them a breeze
  •  How to Use Alexa and Echo Voice-Control Speakers Better
  •  Apple has confirmed the shortcuts have been restored
  •  Apple-funded Stanford study concludes Apple Watch can be used to measure frailty
  •  Apple adds two brand new Siri voices and will no longer default to a female or male voice in iOS
  •  Lutron's HomeKit-enabled Caséta Wireless Outdoor Smart Plug now available
  •  IKEA's HomeKit TRÅDFRI Shortcut Button is finally available online
  •  Eve activating Thread radio in Aqua sprinkler controller for Apple HomeKit - 9to5Mac
  •  Review: Eve's HomeKit-enabled Light Strip is bright, colorful, and Adaptive
  •  Aqara brings Adaptive Lighting support with firmware update - 9to5Mac
  •  Review: Aqara's Cube is a delightful way to control Aqara smart accessories
  •  Leviton's new Decora Smart accessories offer hub-free HomeKit controls

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