Tag: voice control

Nest Thermostat Hot Water controlled by Alexa

Nest Thermostat Hot Water controlled by Alexa

DIY, Tinkering, Uncategorized
UPDATE 15/11/2019 Sorry everyone, Google has broken this and added a reCaptcha to the login page that means that automation of logging in is now well and truly broken. It was great while it lasted but I don't think it will be fixable. UPDATE 25/11/2019 Malcolm has come up with an android workaround thats worth a read dated. November 20, 2019 at 3:12 pm I have also found another way that I will post once I have a more robust script. It uses headless chrome, python and selenium. For anyone that has a Nest thermostat and an Amazon Alexa, they will know there is one feature distinctly lacking. Voice boosting of the hot water. After further investigation, this is not only missing from he Alexa app but is missing from the actual API. I think that this is probably due to the function bein...