Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Google is killing the Nest cloud API
#1
So Googles says they are going to shut down the Nest cloud API on Aug 31st. Everyone has to migrate over to their Google Assistant system. I have no idea what that really entails. From a quick read it's hard to tell if that means basically just voice control or if there's an equivalent to the Nest API available there.
Dean Roddey
Explorans limites defectum
Reply
#2
Poking around, it looks like maybe no more API access. If that's so, I'd be selling that Nest gear while you can and move to something all local. Yet another reason never to use cloud based gear.
Dean Roddey
Explorans limites defectum
Reply
#3
I stumbled on this in the OpenHAB forums.

https://www.crowdsupply.com/makeopenstuf...iapi-touch

Might be interesting if it gets funded (and it’s a modest fund they seek) and becomes a reality.

On the Nest, I wonder if the older local API, as used by the v1 driver, will continue to work longer than cloud based API.
Reply
#4
So, Google isn't caving (yet) but they certainly are hearing the complaints!

Quote:Google promises it won't cut off Works With Nest prematurely
https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/16/goog...-shutdown/
Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Nest ellisr63 6 3,035 12-01-2018, 04:05 PM
Last Post: ellisr63
  Big Google outage? Dean Roddey 1 2,606 06-27-2018, 09:53 AM
Last Post: IVB
  Nest brought back into the nest Dean Roddey 0 1,575 02-07-2018, 06:27 PM
Last Post: Dean Roddey
  Finally loving IFTTT with Google Home and CQC HTTPtrigger RichardU 5 2,740 01-08-2018, 09:00 PM
Last Post: RichardU
  Nest is dead potts.mike 1 1,647 07-07-2017, 05:51 PM
Last Post: Dean Roddey
  Google Home $99 batwater 27 14,807 05-18-2017, 09:24 AM
Last Post: IVB
  Google and RPI3 Ron Haley 1 1,800 05-04-2017, 05:40 PM
Last Post: Dean Roddey
  Get Started using AutoVoice on Google Home and Amazon Echo batwater 2 3,673 02-20-2017, 01:18 PM
Last Post: batwater
  Google Home batwater 4 2,793 10-05-2016, 06:38 PM
Last Post: Dean Roddey
  Google reaches into customers' homes and bricks their gadgets Mark Stega 4 2,427 04-07-2016, 12:53 PM
Last Post: Deane Johnson

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)