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The NextMarket Report — Voice

With Audio Effort, Is Nest Going After Sonos Or Just Reacting To Apple?

Mike Wolf Alarm.com Amazon Apple HomeKit Nest Sonos Voice

Techrunch broke the news that Nest is looking to hire a head of audio, a new position which was described on their website as the following:  Lead the Nest Audio team, including acoustics, audio electronics, audio SW, audio test and validation for all Nest Products Build a world class audio team through hiring and mentoring Develop an audio roadmap for Nest products, including HW and SW, that can support delightful user experiences and innovative features The logical direction for speculation with this tidbit is to think maybe Nest wants to use their Tony Fadell instilled design chops and go after Sonos (a company, I’m sure, Apple has...

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