By Blake Kozak, principal analyst, security technology at IHS Markit
Nest Labs has expanded into the home security market with a range of products which includes the Nest Secure alarm system, Nest Hello video doorbell, Nest Cam IQ outdoor security camera, and corresponding software and services.
The video doorbell uses Google’s facial recognition technology.
Nest Labs is one of the first big movers in the home automation market, and the company is thought to be one of the leaders.
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