Nest launches $39 temperature sensor and is now shipping video doorbell and smart lock

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Nest just announced a new $39 Temperature Sensor that works in tandem with the company’s smart thermostats to keep particular rooms in your home at the ideal temperature. The device is scheduled to ship in April, and there’s also a $99 three-pack available for preorder. To use it, you’ll need the latest-generation Nest Learning Thermostat or the Nest Thermostat E; the Temperature Sensor doesn’t work with first-get or second-gen Nest thermostats.

Setting up the Temperature Sensor is pretty simple. You put it on a wall or shelf, add it to your Nest system in the Nest app, and choose the temperature you want for the room it’s in. If you’ve got multiple sensors around the house, you can tell Nest which one to prioritize at a certain time of…

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