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Now Launched: Nest Doorbell (wired, 2nd gen)

Hey everyone, We'd like to share more about what’s to come with our camera portfolio, including an introduction to our newest camera, Nest Doorbell (wired, 2nd gen). So, Gen 2… What’s New? We’ve come ...

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The Google Home app is getting an upgrade

Hey everyone, Our teams have spent countless hours listening to users and reimagining the experience that will be the center of the smart home. Today, we’re happy to share what we’ve been working on b...

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UK & European countries: Heat Link replacement

Hi Nest Community, We have become aware of an issue that is impacting some 3rd Gen Nest Learning Thermostat Heat Links in the UK and other European countries. The Heat Link device allows our thermosta...

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New Chromecast with Google TV (HD) now available!

Hey everyone, The new Chromecast with Google TV (HD) is now available. All the same features as Chromecast with Google TV (4K) including live TV, movies and music all in one place, streaming in up to ...

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August Community Recap

Hey Google Nest Community, As we close out the hottest month of Summer, let’s check out the latest blogs and catch up on social and community shout-outs! ICYMI: Fall ringtones have arrived! Get in the...

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Nest Doorbell Fall ringtones coming soon!

Hey everyone, If you like to keep your home festive and up-to-date all year long, look no further– the sounds of the season are almost here! This year we’re introducing a newcomer…Oktoberfest! Your gu...

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July Community Recap

Hey everyone, Hot summer nights are upon us and Google just keeps bringing the heat. With updates and new products galore, check out everything you may have missed this past month and enjoy our social...

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June Community Recap

Hey everyone, Stay cool for the summer with our monthly recap. With Summer bringing the heat, our community is bringing the sweet treats! Check out blogs you may have missed and all the fun happening ...

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The latest Nest updates are coming in hot.

Hey everyone, Your Nest devices just got more streamlined, just in time for summer. From your favorite channels in the Live tab on Chromecast with Google TV*, to a more natural way of getting help fro...

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Update for Nest x Yale Lock and Nest Detect Users

Hey everyone, As the smart home industry evolves toward openness and collaboration, it's important to us that our users can build their ideal smart home, with Google products and a rich ecosystem of s...

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May Community Recap

Hey everyone, As we say hello to Summer and swim into June, let’s take a quick look back at all things happening around the community in the month of May. ICYMI: We reverted bandwidth measures on rota...

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Heads Up: Device Activation

Hey everyone, As members of our community, we know that many of you use several products to build your smart home, and even the smallest change can impact how things work. Unfortunately, because of an...

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April Community Recap

Hey everyone, May the Fourth be with you! We’re excited for the month of May and all it will bring to the community, but before we get ahead of ourselves, let’s take a quick look back at the month of ...

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March Community Recap

Hey everyone, As we say goodbye to Winter and hello to Spring, we have lots of updates: new blogs to check out, new features in the community and more! Let’s take a look back at the last month of wint...

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Small Changes. Big Difference.

Hey Google Nest Community, Your Google Nest devices keep getting better, with more personalization, entertainment, and shortcuts. Enjoy more shows and content on Chromecast with Google TV, updated con...

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Updates coming to the Google Home app!

Hey everyone, We're designing the Google Home app for the future of the smart home — a single place to set up, manage, automate, and control thousands of compatible devices in your home. The latest up...

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February Community Recap

Hey everyone, As we march into the next month, let's take a look back at what happened in the community during the month of February. Community Shout-out: We love seeing how helpful all our community ...

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January Community Recap

Hey everyone, The New Year is in full swing and we’re already in February. How does time fly so fast? Let’s take a look back at the first month of 2022. Check out the latest blog: Changes to speakers:...

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Upcoming Speaker Group changes

Hey everyone, Due to a recent legal ruling we’re making some changes to how you set up your devices and the Speaker Group functionality will work moving forward. If you’re using the Speaker Group feat...

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December Community Roundup

Hey everyone, We hope you’re having a wonderful holiday season! As the hectic holidays slow down, and we prepare to ring in the new year, let’s take a quick look at some December highlights. Check out...

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Community Guidelines overview

Hey Google Nest Community, Though you can always find our community guidelines in our website footer, we wanted everyone to have quick and easily searchable access to our Community Guidelines. So, we ...

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New ways to get a better night’s rest

Hey Google Nest Community, As the holidays approach, getting a good night's rest can often be a little tough. With family parties, shopping all day, presents to wrap, and staying up extra late with fr...

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Learn all about Product Experts and how to get involved

Hey Google Nest Community, You’ve probably seen helpful comments and posts from Product Experts, but have you ever wondered how to become one? Let’s go over the Product Expert (PE) program and what be...

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