FTC Accuses Ring of Illegal Surveillance; Proposes $5.8M in Refunds

Federal Trade Commission says Ring illegally surveilled customers and did not do enough to prevent hacking. Proposes $5.8 in consumer refunds.

Jun 01, 2023

What Does Biden’s Emerging Technology National Standard Strategy Mean for Smart Homes?

And where do you stand on greater government intervention in areas such as smart home development?

May 18, 2023

Ring Founder Siminoff to Become CEO of Latch

SaaS provider Latch Inc. acquires Jamie Siminoff’s Honest Day’s Work technology entry solution for service personnel in mostly stock deal.

May 16, 2023

PureTech Alliance to Carry Professional eero Products

The PureTech Alliance, a national sales and service organization representing technology and healthy home solutions across the U.S. and Puerto Rico, has announced an agreement to represent eero (an Amazon company) mesh Wi-Fi systems and services to t

Apr 10, 2023

Amazon Opens Sidewalk Network for Professional Development

Having been available exclusively for Amazon and Ring households since 2021, Amazon is now opening its public wireless network for broader development.

Mar 30, 2023

Amazon Sidewalk Available to Developers

Amazon, Inc., has announced that Amazon Sidewalk, a secure, low-bandwidth, long-range network designed to connect the next billion devices, is now open for developer testing. Sidewalk coverage now extends to 90% of the U.S. population, and free test

Mar 28, 2023