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California Integrator Helps Turn Unsecure Smart Home into a Content Streaming Fortress

Integration company Acoustic Evolution made sure to upgrade the network inside this smart home with Access Networks tech before tackling the security system, enabling both to work in perfect harmony.

Andrew Nichols · January 06, 2021

10 U.S. Cities Most Often Plundered by Porch Pirates

According to a recent survey, nearly 50% of Americans have experienced package theft in the past year, which is a 10% increase compared to 2019.

Rodney Bosch · November 30, 2020

Amazon Ring video doorbell

Amazon Ring Recalls 350K Doorbells Due to Improper DIY Installs

Amazon Ring has announced a recall of 350,000 video doorbells due to potential installation using the wrong screw.

Jason Knott · November 13, 2020

Wounded U.S. Air Force Vet Receives Fully Automated Smart Home Designed to Improve Quality of Life

The Gary Sinise Foundation partnered with Nortek Control to build a brand-new smart home for U.S. Air Force veteran Matthew Slaydon to help restore his independence.

CE Pro Editors · November 11, 2020

Parks Associates Unveils CES 2021 Connection Summit Topics, Reports New Video Doorbell Data

A new study finds customers are now more interested in buying video doorbell products from major manufacturers like Ring and Alarm.com. Parks plans to provide in-depth data during its Connection Summit at CES 2021.

CE Pro Editors · November 02, 2020

CE Pro Podcast #28: Sleek Solutions to Ring Up More Security Customers

Todd Towey, national account manager for Ring installed solutions, highlights CEDIA Expo Virtual takeaways, X Line, new Access Controller, indoor drone and more.

Arlen Schweiger · October 16, 2020

How Integrators Can Help Thwart Porch Pirates Before They Plunder

Thanks to advancements in video cameras and doorbells, integrators are uniquely positioned to help fight the ongoing ‘porch piracy’ trend. Find out about the latest features and opportunities in this area from those who know best.

Steve Karantzoulidis · October 16, 2020

Control4 Chime video doorbell

Control4 Debuts $400 Chime Video Doorbell

Control4 Chime video doorbell comes in PoE and Wi-Fi versions and fully integrates with OS 3 platform and OvrC.

Jason Knott · October 13, 2020

AXIS V5925 PTZ Network Camera

Axis Communications has recently launched its new AXIS V5925 PTZ Network Camera. This professional live streaming camera combines image quality with smooth PTZ control, including sports mode and stage mode, and studio-grade audio for broadcasting and live streaming. AXIS V5925 offers 1080p resolution at 60 fps and 30x zoom. The VISCA RS-232 based control system […]

CE Pro Editors · October 07, 2020

Ring Always Home Cam Amazon drone

Ring Announces Indoor Drone, Car Security Products

At Amazon event, Ring introduced the Always Home Cam drone for flying indoor footage, plus new car alarm and camera; latest Echo devices shown as well.

Arlen Schweiger · September 24, 2020