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Zigbee Alliance Rebrands as Connectivity Standards Alliance

The Zigbee Alliance has decided to rebrand, becoming the Connectivity Standards Alliance. The company has also rebranded its CHIP project, which will now be called Matter.

CE Pro Editors · May 12, 2021

Wireless DEN SmartStrike Poised to Change Access Control Market

The $299 DEN Smart Home SmartStrike cuts the time required to install an electric door strike by more than one hour.

Jason Knott · January 26, 2021

Zigbee Alliance adds Freeman and Ingram

The¬†Zigbee Alliance, an organization that offers open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), has announced the addition of two new team members to steer change, guide, growth, and set new directions for the Alliance as it moves into a pivotal year for its members and the broader IoT market. Michelle Mindala-Freeman joins effective […]

Robert Archer · January 21, 2021

Zigbee Alliance Looks to Create New Wireless Standard for Commercial Markets

As part of its Project Connected Home over IP initiative, the Zigbee Alliance plans to launch a new connectivity standard targeted at the resimercial and commercial markets.

CE Pro Editors · November 18, 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

CEDIA Expo Virtual Preview: Jasco Booth to Feature Latest in Z-Wave and Zigbee Products

In addition to showcasing the latest in smart home technology, Jasco plans to highlight its private-owned brands and social initiatives at its virtual booth.

Andrew Nichols · September 15, 2020

ADT Joins Zigbee Alliance, Looks to Create Universal Smart Home Protocol

ADT joins forces with tech giants like Google, Apple, and Amazon to help provide a universal, royalty-free connectivity standard.

CE Pro Editors · August 13, 2020

Atmos Home AtmosControl hub

Atmos Home Debuts Privacy-Focused Voice Control Hub

AtmosControl smart home hub deciphers voice commands locally versus via the cloud, adding a layer of privacy for clients.

Jason Knott · May 21, 2020

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Smart Locks

Sticking with a single wireless protocol and avoiding integrated security will stifle your smart door lock sales and and hurt your profits.

CE Pro Editors · February 21, 2020

Hogar Controls Prima Touch Switches

Hogar Controls Unveils Stylish & Smart Control Switches

Introduced at CES 2020, the Prima Touch Switch series come single-to-quad-button configurations and support both Z-Wave and ZigBee devices.

Arlen Schweiger · January 13, 2020