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Analysis: ADT Pulse vs. Command and Control; 3G Sunset Doom as ‘Opportunity’

ADT Pulse replaced by ‘dream’ security and home-automation system ADT Command and Control, powered by Alarm.com, but ADT faces upgrade challenge for some 3.7 million customers due to 3G, CDMA sunset.

Julie Jacobson · March 21, 2019

ADT Ends Pulse, Adds Command & Control, Pauses Alexa Guard, Plots DIY

New ADT Command and Control launches nationwide this month, ending long reign of ADT Pulse security and home automation platform. Company plots DIY course with LifeShield acquisition, but not with Alexa Guard quite yet.

Jason Knott · March 18, 2019

Report: 16% of US Households Plan to Buy Standalone Smart Security Products

According to Parks Associates, twice as many consumers intend to purchase a standalone security product instead of a professionally monitored system in the next 12 months.

CE Pro Editors · March 14, 2019

Resideo Reports Solid Q4; 2019 Outlook Includes Dealer Portal

Resideo books solid first full quarter as a standalone company up 5%. Announces portal to hook up its 150M customers with dealers.

Jason Knott · March 08, 2019

Tech Data to Distribute Resideo Honeywell Home in Europe

Tech Data will provide pan-European distribution of Resideo’s Honeywell Home-branded DIY smart security products including smart thermostats and water leak detectors.

CE Pro Editors · March 01, 2019

Napco Security Logs 18th Consecutive Quarter with Record Sales

Napco Security sales revenue jumps 18%, RMR rises 46% and net income increases 133% compared to Q2 the previous year.

Jason Knott · February 04, 2019

Interlogix Resurrects Security Pro Dealer Program

Interlogix Security Pro dealer program to be revitalized as part of an effort to build brand name recognition for security panel maker.

Jason Knott · January 17, 2019

Resideo Offers Sneak Peek of New Honeywell Home Ecosystem at CES 2019

Honeywell Home ecosystem from Resideo will roll out over the next 2 years with Z-Wave/Wi-Fi/cellular-communicating touchpanels, motion sensors, video capture, flood detection, and combination smoke/CO detector.

Jason Knott · January 11, 2019

Kwikset Introduces Halo Smart Locks at CES 2019

The company’s first Wi-Fi smart locks are designed to connect directly to an existing Wi-Fi router and smartphone to create a hubless security option.

CE Pro Editors · January 08, 2019

Arlo Launches New Security, Home Automation Hub with Proprietary ArloRF

Arlo chases Nest Secure, Ring Alarm, Samsung SmartThings, Wink, Amazon and other IoT giants with new security system and home automation ‘SmartHub’ with proprietary RF technology. Launches at CES 2019.

Julie Jacobson · January 08, 2019