Headquartered in California, USA, Nest Labs is an American home equipment manufacturer that specializes in the development and manufacturing of home automation equipment. The company was co-founded by two former Apple engineers, Tony Fadell and Matt Rogers, in 2010, and quickly grew to a team of 130 people by the end of 2012. The company designs, develops, and manufactures products like security and IP cameras, smoke detectors, thermostats, video doorbells, and other home security devices. All of these products are designed specifically to be Wi-Fi-enabled, self-learning, sensor-driven, and programmable to offer easy installation and use. While the company is located in Palo Alto, California, it caters to markets in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.