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[Wired] Brave New Thermostat

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http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2011/...ermostat/all/1

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The Nest is the iPod of thermostats. A simple loop of brushed stainless steel encases a chassis of reflective polymer, which encircles a crisp color digital display. Artificial intelligence figures out when to turn down the heat and when to jack up the air conditioning, so that you don’t waste money and perturb the ozone when no one is home, or when you’re asleep upstairs. You can communicate with the Nest from your smartphone, tablet or web browser.

So simple yet makes such good sense!
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post #2 of 42
Looks amazing i'd have that in my house over my white brick
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I saw this on Engadget earlier and brushed it off. But after reading that article... wow. I'm definitely in!
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That is actually an //awesome// product...

I hate my thermostat with a bleeding passion!
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thats soo sick, im def getting that when i move pretty soon

LOL wouldnt it be funny if it had a "shuffle" option where it changes temps radically every 5 mins
Edited by mnkeyprince - 10/25/11 at 11:56am
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Reminds me of HAL from 2001.
 
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Read about this this morning, too bad it is over $300 installed.

I am really thinking about getting one of these though.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mdatmo View Post
Reminds me of HAL from 2001.
"Im sorry, I can't let you turn down the heat...."

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Brave?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mach 5 View Post
Brave?
Probable reference to "Brave New World".
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