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Holiday ‘Porch Piracy’ Skyrockets, Boosts Consumer Interest in Front Door Security

New data from C +R Research suggests consumer interest in doorbell cameras and other front door security products is surging due in part to the prevalence of ‘porch pirates.’

Andrew Nichols · December 18, 2019

Research Shows Around 40% of Security Cameras May Be Unsecure

Research from Genetec shows that many security cameras currently installed in residential and commercial environments may be running on outdated firmware, opening them up to cyber-attacks.

CE Pro Editors · December 10, 2019

ABB Repositions as ‘Mid-Level’ Home Automation for CEDIA Channel

ABB has pivoted from a high-end home-automation play to a more mainstream position in the U.S. with Free@Home security, access control and smart-home system.

CE Pro Editors · November 19, 2019

Alarm.com Reports 14.3% Increase in Revenue for Q3 2019

Thanks in part to acquiring cloud-managed video surveillance company OpenEye earlier this year, Alarm.com reports better than expected Q3 numbers.

Rodney Bosch · November 11, 2019

Mobile Video Surveillance Matures

Security experts share why mobile video surveillance solutions are in high demand by everyone from police officers to pet owners.

Steve Karantzoulidis · October 29, 2019

Alarm.com Acquires OpenEye

Alarm.com Acquires OpenEye to Expand Commercial VSaaS Portfolio

Cloud-based specialist OpenEye is currently utilized at more than 14,000 business locations in the United States and Canada.

Robert Archer · October 23, 2019

Maybe ‘Amazon’s Choice’ is a Poor Choice for No-Name, Hackable Security Cameras?

Unlike USDA’s Choice label for meat, quality (and security) doesn’t matter for Amazon’s Choice.

Julie Jacobson · October 21, 2019

ADT I-View Now

ADT Acquires Video Alarm Verification System I-View Now

ADT is piloting I-View Now’s technology in several markets to reduce false alarms and optimize emergency response.

Rodney Bosch · October 18, 2019

Inside a PGA Golfer’s Smart Home: Control From the Course, Outdoor Entertainment

Pro golfer Austin Cook can now control his home while traveling thanks to a new smart home setup that includes 39 speakers, Elan touch panels, and surveillance cameras.

CE Pro Editors · October 17, 2019

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

Alula claims its new BAT-Connect is first ‘triple-path’ alarm communicator with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and 4G/LTE cellular (CAT M1 for 5G transition), plus unified dashboard for security, surveillance and Z-Wave home automation.

Julie Jacobson · October 11, 2019