Google's Nest Labs hit by smoke-alarm hitch

Google (GOOG) unit Nest Labs has halted sales of its smoke alarms after it discovered that a feature that enables a user to turn the device off via a hand gesture could be activated by accident.

Nest Labs, which Google recently bought for $3.2B, is working on a fix that could take two-to-three months to complete, including regulatory approvals.

From other sites
Comments (1)
  • robfol
    , contributor
    Comments (4) | Send Message
    I was going to buy one until I looked at the Amazon reviews. Literally thousands of faulty units out there. Something definitely wrong with Nest manufacturing.
    4 Apr 2014, 07:26 AM Reply Like
DJIA (DIA) S&P 500 (SPY)
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs