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ADT Acquires Home Security Company LifeShield

ADT’s acquisition of LifeShield expands its reach into the DIY segment, where approximately 80 percent of households do not have professionally installed security systems.

Steve Karantzoulidis · February 11, 2019

ADT Set to Lead New Consumer Privacy Initiative

The new initiative will seek to make sure security and home automation industry leaders take an active role in protecting consumer privacy.

CE Pro Editors · January 28, 2019

ADT Unveils New Command and Control Security System, Replacing ADT Pulse

ADT Video Doorbell, ADT Voice Control Integrations with Amazon Alexa and Google Home, ADT Go and ADT’s Interactive Crime Map

CE Pro Editors · January 06, 2019

Smart Home, Consumer Electronics Stock Prices Tank in 2018

Stock prices for public companies in the smart home, consumer electronics, IoT and custom integration markets drop 19% on average in 2018. Sonos, ADT IPOs skid downward.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2019

Former ADT CEO: $10/Month, No-Term Alarm Contracts Sold Online Are Future

Former ADT CEO Tim Whall says the future of smart home security is $10 per month, no-term monitoring contracts sold online to clients. Residential dealers need to transition to higher upfront equipment fees.

CE Pro Editors · December 21, 2018

ADT Optimistic About Amazon Alexa; Reports Q3 Revenues Up 6%

ADT reports quarterly revenue of $1.15 billion, up 6 percent, primarily due to ADT Pulse smart home growth. Amazon Company looks to bring alarm voice response directly to law enforcement vehicles.

Jason Knott · November 13, 2018

Resideo’s Security, Home-Automation IPO: Comparing REZI, CTRL, ALRM

After IPO, Honeywell spinoff Resideo (NYSE: REZI) joins Control4 and Alarm.com as the only pure-play, pro-centric security and smart-home stocks. We compare 12 publicly traded competitors.

Julie Jacobson · October 30, 2018

Amazon’s New Alexa Guard: Huge Implications for Sound Recognition in Security; ADT Stock up 7%

New Alexa Guard turns Amazon Echo into sound-recognition device, alerting users and professional monitoring stations to smoke/CO alarms and glass breaks; first partner ADT sees stock price soar.

Julie Jacobson · September 21, 2018

Amazon Announces ADT Pulse as Professional Installation and Monitoring Solution for Alexa Guard [PR]

ADT says Alexa Guard, new audio analytic service from Amazon, “deepens Amazon’s marketing and distribution relationship with ADT.”

CE Pro Editors · September 21, 2018

ADT Patent Application: Deciphering Those Darn LED Lights on a Security System

Not from The Onion: ADT files patent application for ‘Determining what the indicators represent on a security device.’

Julie Jacobson · August 30, 2018