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Elon Musk: Tesla 'will make ventilators if there is a shortage'

Elon Musk simply refuses to stop tweeting (because "Twitter is fun") but his most recent conversation could be about more than fun. While facing widespread criticism over his response to the

Nest thermostats will warn of possible problems with your AC or furnace

You might not have to wait until your home is frigid to find out that there's a problem with your furnace. Google has started testing a Nest thermostat feature that sends email alerts when the device

Google Nest begins testing HVAC alerts, partners with Handy for booking service calls

Google’s Nest is testing a new feature that will alert you to potential HVAC issues and even help you book an HVAC professional to fix it, thanks to a partnership with Handy. The company says the HVAC

Piston Slap: HVAC Heartaches Beset Panther Love?

Peter writes: I got a case of Panther Love and bought a nice 89 Town car. It’s a lower mileage (62k) girl, one that has been taken care of. I DD it. I have been busy fixing everything that breaks on
There's a Skilled Trade Labor Shortage. Can We Fix It?

There's a Skilled Trade Labor Shortage. Can We Fix It?

How franchises are working to boost their workforce.
There's a Skilled Trade Labor Shortage. Can We Fix It?

There's a Skilled Trade Labor Shortage. Can We Fix It?

How franchises are working to boost their workforce.
Hive Active Thermostat Review

Hive Active Thermostat Review

The Hive Active Thermostat is showing signs of age. While it delivers the basics, its reliance on a Zigbee network bridge for remote control and an attractive, yet impractical mirrored display means

Subway tunnel heat-exchangers could heat and cool thousands of nearby apartments

In Numerical investigation of the convection heat transfer driven by airflows in underground tunnels (Sci-Hub mirror), a group of engineers from L'Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and the
AI predicts office workers’ room temperature preferences

AI predicts office workers’ room temperature preferences

In a newly published preprint paper, researchers describe a recommender framework that predicts office workers' temperature preferences.
Daikin One+ smart thermostat can listen as well as talk to Daikin HVAC systems

Daikin One+ smart thermostat can listen as well as talk to Daikin HVAC systems

Daikin introduced the first full-featured smart thermostat to offer two-way communications with its popular climate control systems. This means it can respond to feedback and make adjustments

A Foul Wind Blows… From the Toyota Camry’s Dash Vents, Lawsuit Claims

Toyota might have another stinky legal problem on its hands. A proposed class-action lawsuit filed in the US. District Court for the Southern District of Florida claims the automaker committed fraud
New Qarnot Heater Doubles as Cryptocurrency Miner

New Qarnot Heater Doubles as Cryptocurrency Miner

Qarnot's new QC-1 cryptocurrency miner offers to heat your home and make you money, but the upfront cost is significant. The post New Qarnot Heater Doubles as Cryptocurrency Miner appeared first on
This Bluetooth Air Filter Will Tell You Just How Filthy Your Air Is

This Bluetooth Air Filter Will Tell You Just How Filthy Your Air Is

If you’ve reached the stage of life where you’re a responsible homeowner, you know there’s an endless list of maintenance projects you need to stay on top of. But remembering to check the air filters
eTrack Tech has a mission to make manufacturing safer for small businesses

eTrack Tech has a mission to make manufacturing safer for small businesses

It took Barbara Timm-Brock one near-death experience and three career changes to bring her to the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin to launch eTrack Tech. Timm-Brock wants to make sure that equipment
You Asked: Should I Use an Air Purifier?

You Asked: Should I Use an Air Purifier?

Air pollution causes about 200,000 early deaths a year in the U.S., according to research from MIT. It’s also been linked to negative effects for the children of pregnant mothers, like pre-term
You Asked: Should I Use an Air Purifier?

You Asked: Should I Use an Air Purifier?

Air pollution causes about 200,000 early deaths a year in the U.S., according to research from MIT. It’s also been linked to negative effects for the children of pregnant mothers, like pre-term