Tag Archive: Hello


Are you Aware that Nest’s subscription service makes the Hello even better?

Best answer: Of course! You can still access live footage from your Nest Hello product, and you’ll still be able to use the Nest app whenever you get a notification, just to see who’s at the door or if your product detects movement. You just won’t get some useful features.

Who’s there?: Nest Hello ($ 230 at Best Buy) Oversee it all: Nest Aware (From $ 60/year at Google) Is Nest Aware important?

While you can get  [Read More…]

Get the Google Nest Thermostat E and the Nest Hello video doorbell for $239

Head on over to BuyDig and you can get two amazing start home devices bundled together and discounted. The Nest Thermostat E and Nest Hello video doorbell are down to $ 239 with code LSR27. Individually, these devices sell for $ 338. And that’s only because the Thermostat E is currently on sale for $ 139 at most places. If it was going for it’s regular $ 169 price, that’d be another $ 30 worth of savings in this bundle.  [Read More…]

Grab Google’s Nest Hello video doorbell and 6 months of Nest Aware for $180

If you’re a Costco member, you can get the Google Nest Hello video doorbell for just $ 179.99 with a six month subscription to Nest Aware. This subscription gives you five days of video history, which according to the Nest Aware site would normally cost $ 30 for six months. Plus, the Nest Hello video doorbell goes for around $ 200 from most places, including Google, with Best Buy offering the next best price at $ 190 if you’re a  [Read More…]

The YouTube app says goodbye to ‘Trending’, hello to ‘Explore’

The new “Explore” tab includes landing pages for different types of content.

What you need to know The ‘Trending’ tab in the YouTube mobile app is being replaced by ‘Explore.’ The new tab has everything the ‘Trending’ tab did, plus links to destination pages for various categories of videos. These include Gaming, Music, Fashion & Beauty, and more.

Google is making a slight change to the YouTube mobile app. A new ‘Explore’ tab will be taking the  [Read More…]

See who’s at the door with your Nest Hello Video Doorbell and Nest Hub

One of the great things about Google’s Nest acquisition is how well the Nest products are all integrated within the Google ecosystem. A prime example of this is with home automation and home security. It’s easy to connect your video camera devices like a Nest Hello Video Doorbell to your Nest Hub smart speakers to see who is at the door, track packages, and monitor your home security. We’ll show you how below.

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Some Nest Hello owners have been stuck with Halloween-themed sounds

Ding-dong don’t change your doorbell to an annoying sound

What you need to know Google Nest Hello owners could play spooky Halloween doorbells. The option to remove or change the theme disappeared from the settings. Google is rolling out a fix presently.

Google Nest Hello doorbell owners who wanted in on the Halloween spooky spirit were haunted by their choice for almost a week after the night ended. Some Google Nest doorbell owners reported to Android Police  [Read More…]

Say hello to Dark Mode on Android Central!

I’m so excited to announce that dark mode is now available on Android Central. We heard your pleas to turn down the lights and we’ve taken that to heart. It took a lot of work to make it happen, but now we’re thrilled to offer dark mode — and light mode — to whoever wants it!

Here’s how it works:

On iOS 13+, Windows 10, Android 10+, and macOS 10.14+, we’ll see if your device is in dark  [Read More…]

The Nest Hello doorbell upgraded with package tracking — finally!

The Nest Hello is probably my most-used piece of smart home tech. It works as a security camera, an intercom and, alongside my Nest x Yale door lock, a way to let people into my house when I’m not there. It’s great.

But like many smart doorbells, it can’t do anything about packages left at the door — a practice that, with drivers from Amazon, UPS, FedEx and other delivery companies increasingly pressed for time during busy shifts,  [Read More…]

Say hello to sunshine with Southwest Spring Sale flights from $98 roundtrip

Beach selfies, here you come.

Spring is just around the corner, but it feels like it’s taking forever. Get a jump-start on warmer weather by taking advantage of the Southwest Airlines Spring Sale. One-way tickets start at $ 49, and you can score a round trip for as low as $ 98.

As per usual with flight sales, you’ll have to be flexible to get the best deals. These fares are available if you travel on Tuesday,  [Read More…]

The best covers and wall plates for your Nest Hello doorbell

The Nest Hello is your window to the outside (you know, aside from the actual windows on your home), and that means it’s outside — all the time. It’s a good idea to protect it, or at the very least, cover it so that it’s not getting weather-worn and scuffed. These are the best covers and wall plates for your video doorbell.

Jazz it up Elago Nest Hello case

These silicone cases are UV-resistant and come in six  [Read More…]