Learning Thermostat

The learning thermostat will make gadget freaks ooh and aww while convincing the fiscally conservative minded folks to open their wallets. The Nest learning thermostat will program itself while educating you on how your home utilizes energy. This thing is cool! claims their learning thermostat can be installed in 30 minutes or less and if you aren’t handy, Nest provides installation services.


After your Nest learning thermostat is installed, you will answer a few quick questions to set the artificial intelligence in motion. You will first name your thermostat, select minimum and maximum temperatures for when you are away, and enter your zip code.


The Nest learning thermostat will now adopt to your schedule and energy use habits. Once you have had Nest installed for just over a week, Nest will know more about you then you know about Nest. One-off changes will not confuse Nest, but consistent changes over a few days will result in Nest adjusting its schedule. Turn off the air conditioning when you leave the house or try lowering your heat by a single degree at night. Teach Nest well and it will reward you. As Nest creates a relationship with you, certain features will become available.

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American Express “Serve” Digital Wallet and Prepaid Solutions

A breath of fresh air is running through a popular financial services mega giant. Amex is exploring and experimenting with new technology and product offerings in the mobile and digital wallet space., a byproduct of American Express, is a digital prepaid account which acts as an alternative to debit and other prepaid cards. Best of all, there are no credit checks, monthly fees, or annual fees and it comes loaded with features and benefits. is the type of double-edged sword you want to fall on. You get a physical, cleanly designed pre-paid card to use online or in stores everywhere American Express Cards are accepted (in the U.S.).  You can even use it at an ATM to get cash. Read more about American Express “Serve” Digital Wallet and Prepaid Solutions