If Apple actually wanted them, Nest would have been theirs.
I'm pretty sure Tim and co. know exactly what to acquire and exactly when to do it.
Gotta love the rookies around here that still think Apple Apple *knows* a company, sees what they do, doesn't care to buy them for months/years, and then suddenly slaps their forehead outta the clear blue sky when they're acquired by someone else.
Companies are bought and sold every damn day. Apple - OF ALL TECH COMPANIES -...