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Tony Fadell, Nest Paved the Way For the Smart Home

Nathan Smith | Posted 06.07.2016 | Technology
Nathan Smith

It's time for everyone to take a deep breath on the Tony Fadell and Nest story. On Friday it was announced that Fadell would be leaving Nest and tran...

Nest's Tony Fadell: The New Steve Jobs?

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 02.26.2017 | Technology
Alison van Diggelen

This week, I met the "legendary" Tony Fadell at SVForum's Visionary Salon in Palo Alto. Fadell has been called "the father of the iPod."

How Code Empowers Social Good: The Nest Labs Story

Saeed Jabbar | Posted 01.23.2015 | Home
Saeed Jabbar

Recently I caught up with Maxime Veron, Head of Product Management at Nest to take a deeper look at the company's initiatives in the areas of social good, artificial intelligence(AI) and their vision for the future of the smart home.

Your Nest Smoke Detector Could Have A Dangerous Glitch

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.04.2014 | Technology

Nest has identified a glitch in its smoke detectors and has temporarily stopped sales of the Nest Protect smoke alarm, CEO Tony Fadell said in a note ...

The Increasing Importance of Design for a Meaningful Technology Experience

Renee Blodgett | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Renee Blodgett

Before I learned that Tony Fadell was former SVP of Apple's iPod division and had reported directly to Steve Jobs, there was a sense that he abided b...

Bianca Bosker

The iPod Inventor's Latest Challenge: Smoke Alarms | Bianca Bosker | Posted 10.08.2013 | Technology

Two years ago, Tony Fadell, inventor of the iPod and chief executive of Nest Labs, applied Apple-style design savvy to remaking the humble thermostat....

WATCH: 'Nest': Controlling Your World And Saving Ours

Posted 06.30.2013 | Impact

TIME: 2:00pm-3:00pm EST Tony Fadell is perhaps best known for his work at Apple, where he created iPod and iPhone hardware. Today, he is building N...

Bianca Bosker

Why You Should Get Excited About An Apple-Like Thermostat (Again) | Bianca Bosker | Posted 10.02.2012 | Technology

Maxime Veron, head of product marketing for thermostat maker Nest, is sitting across from me at our office’s kitchen table. As we talk, he deftly at...

New Documents Reveal How Apple Really Invented The iPhone

Slate | Farhad Manjoo | Posted 09.12.2012 | Technology

Like many of Apple’s inventions, the iPhone began not with a vision, but with a problem. By 2005, the iPod had eclipsed the Mac as Apple’s largest...

What If Apple Designed Thermostats?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 04.18.2012 | Small Business

The Nest Learning Thermostat wants to change mundane temperature-control devices the way the iPod changed portable music players. We all know the t...

Bianca Bosker

'Godfather' Of The iPod Unveils His Newest Product | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.24.2011 | Technology

Having helped design two of the most elegant electronics in history, the iPhone and iPod, Apple alumnus Tony Fadell is now setting his sights on the l...

Tony Fadell, 'Godfather Of iPod,' Severs Final Ties With Apple | The NEW YORK TIMES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

An era is formally ending at Apple. Tony Fadell, one of the creators of the iPod and iPhone, is breaking off his nine-year affiliation with Steve Jobs...

iPod Creator Tony Fadell Surprisingly Quits Apple

Silicon Alley Insider | Nicholas Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Apple SVP Tony Fadell will leave the company and be replaced by former IBM exec Mark Papermaster, sources tell the Wall Street Journal. Apple refused ...

When Jobs And Gates Go, What Will The Tech World Look Like?

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Fortune is having a nice old time peering into the crystal ball lately. First there was the lengthy gaze into Bill Gates' future after retiring from h...