According to a Bloomberg report, some of Google Nest's biggest partners seem to be leaving the nest. This group of people includes home builders of all kinds, from private homes to large apartment complexes. All of this is based on Google's decision to replace the Works With Nest system with its own Works With Assistant system.
Since its announcement on Google I / O In May 2019, Google has been trying to get users to merge their Nest accounts with their Google accounts. This step is a big headache for users who have already registered multiple smart home devices in the Works With Nest program. This program was developed to bridge the gap between smart home devices from multiple companies. Google is working on sophisticated solutions to address this issue, but the bigger problem of integrating with Google Assistant seems to be an inherent problem for some builders.
Builders shunned by the steps of Google Nest seem to fall into two main categories. The first is privacy professionals because Google Assistant requires more privacy than the previous Nest service. This automatically creates mistrust among many people who rightly fear that too much of their personal information will be accessed at some point in time.
Others are concerned about the skills of virtual assistants and whether they can handle the workload or not the commands needed to connect multiple different smart home devices. Made by Google 201
This means it's the second set of builders. Google Nest employees may only need a quick chat about the wizard's abilities, but it still shows that Google has some hurdles to overcome when it comes to it is going to get everything under a Google roof. In any case, requesting a Google Account in some form seems to be a problem for builders who fear that consumers will not appreciate being part of a Google ecosystem if they are already in a competing smart home environment. Ecosystem have invested while the previous nest The ecosystem was platform independent.
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