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Honeywell Lyric: Smart Thermostat Targets Nest
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Ariella
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6/11/2014 | 8:39:43 AM
Re: Not intimidated by Nest, clearly
@Thomas once it does go to the cloud, shouldn't it be possible to direct it from there to the mobile device? 
Thomas Claburn
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6/10/2014 | 4:01:27 PM
Re: Not intimidated by Nest, clearly
If the Lyric routed data to a nearby smartphone rather than to the cloud, it would be worth paying extra to have.
Shane M. O'Neill
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6/10/2014 | 3:03:06 PM
Not intimidated by Nest, clearly
The Lyric sounds very user-friendly and it's nice to see some Nest competition. But $280? Perhaps Honeywell thinks its rich legacy with traditional thermostats earns it the right to price a smart thermostat higher than Nest. But they may be underestimating the power of branding, cool, and Google. But I like that they're being aggressive about it.


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