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Ring Devices Just Got Much Harder to Hack

Ring adds video end-to-end encryption for extra layer of security. Videos can now only be viewed on enrolled mobile devices.

Jason Knott · July 15, 2021

How Video Analytics Implementation is Changing Smart Home Security

Video analytics technologies like facial recognition and motion detection will play a major role in the future of smart homes, so integrators should stay up-to-date on the latest in smart security.

CE Pro Editors · July 07, 2021

Can Surveillance Cameras Legally Record Client’s Neighbor’s House?

Lawful use of video surveillance cameras is the customer’s responsibility. Integrators are not liable. Posting notification signs is prudent.

Jason Knott · June 29, 2021

4 Key Business and Lifestyle Trends Transforming Customer Demand

Certain markets like work-from-home and security and surveillance saw huge upticks in consumer interest in 2020, so be sure to keep targeting these areas as 2021 hits its midway point.

CE Pro Editors · June 17, 2021

Amazon Extends Ban on Sharing Face Recognition with Police

Amazon imposed a one-year halt on sharing data from its ReKognition face recognition software with law enforcement.

Jason Knott · May 20, 2021

Savant Ring integration

Savant Unveils Full Integration with Ring X Line

Savant develops unique Ring integration with its Savant Pro app specifically for the custom installation channel.

CE Pro Editors · May 18, 2021

Top-Selling Smart Home Surveillance Cameras in 2020 Revealed

Ring, Arlo, Wyze, Google Nest and Alarm.com account for 30% of 42.5 million home video surveillance cameras sold in 2020.

Jason Knott · May 10, 2021

Is Your Next RMR Opportunity in the Trash… Literally?

MDU-specialist Stratis / RealPage uses AI-driven cameras to monitor clients’ garbage and recycling dumpsters to reduce unnecessary pickups.

Jason Knott · April 22, 2021

SnapAV to Distribute Ring X Line

SnapAV Local Pro Stores distibution and website will carry 56 SKUs from Ring, including the pro-centric Ring X line.

Jason Knott · March 29, 2021

SnapAV now Offers Core Ring Products

Reinforcing its commitment to be a one-stop shop where pros can buy everything they need for custom integration jobs, SnapAV recently announced it is now carrying core Ring products, including the pro-focused “X Line”, on SnapAV.com and in SnapAV Local Pro Stores for U.S.-based SnapAV partners. The addition of the Ring X Line highlights the distributor’s focus […]

Robert Archer · March 29, 2021