In this week’s episode sponsored by Mouser:

-Communicating with your smart appliances

The LG HomeChat service allows homeowners to more or less talk to any smart appliances in their home from a cell phone.

-NASA’s newest primate robot

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has added a new creature to their ranks with the Robosimian, a hi-tech robot designed to mimic the posture and movement of a primate.

- and Google’s Newest toy

Big news for Google this week, who just purchased the device company Nest for a cool 3.2 billion dollars.