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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

ADT Files Trademark Lawsuit Against Amazon’s Ring Security Brand

ADT asserts that Amazon Ring willfully infringed on the company’s blue octagon design for stickers and yard signs, creating brand recognition and customer confusion issues.

Andrew Nichols · April 27, 2021

Whistleblower Claims Ubiquiti Significantly Downplayed Major Data Breach

The group of hackers accessed Ubiquiti’s Amazon Web Services database and pledged to disclose the location of a backdoor if a ransom in Bitcoin was not provided.

Rodney Bosch · April 06, 2021

Masonite to Embed Ring Doorbells, Yale Smart Locks Directly into Doors

Technology from Amazon Ring video doorbells and Assa Abloy Yale Home smart deadbolt locks will be inside Masonite doors.

Jason Knott · March 29, 2021

Ring Inks Big Deal with National Homebuilder Lennar

Lennar Communities Connected by Ring will include Ring doorbells, eero routers, Moen leak detection, Honeywell/Resideo thermostat, and more.

Jason Knott · February 02, 2021

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2021: Home Theater Is Hotter Than Ever

A confluence of factors including increased time spent at home, higher-quality content, dwindling theatrical-to-home release window, state-of-the-art AV technologies, differentiation of the cinema projection format against 16:9, and more create a compelling opportunity.

CE Pro Editors · January 27, 2021

Amazon Adds $4.99/Month Alexa Guard Plus Security Monitoring Service

Amazon Alexa Guard Plus is $49 per year alarm monitoring service. Amazon also adds free Energy Dashboard service.

Jason Knott · January 26, 2021

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Epson Sues 4 Amazon-Sold Projector Brands over Brightness Claims

Epson aims to ensure consumers aren’t misled and can easily measure and compare brightness specification based on industry standards; suits filed against Vankyo, WiMiUS, GooDee and Bomaker.

CE Pro Editors · November 25, 2020

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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

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SnapAV Adds Greg Simmons in Exec Role; Charlie Kindel to Depart

Greg Simmons becomes VP, Industry Partnerships for SnapAV, which announced personnel promotions as well as Charlie Kindel’s departure; product development investment for ‘centers of excellence.’

Arlen Schweiger · November 12, 2020