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.'

Aug 30, 2018

Cheeky Vivint Smart Home Video: How Automation Eliminates ‘Crappy Jobs’

Just like the elimination of the (hypothetical) human toilet-seat warmer, Vivint smart-home systems can replace the homeowner's "series of crappy jobs you do for free."

Jan 24, 2018

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Illegal Drugs Delivered by Drones: Don’t Do That

A California couple was arrested for allegedly using a drone to deliver illicit goods.

Dec 29, 2017

20 Smart Home Technologies Way Ahead of Their Time

Home Automation and home entertainment products that coulda shoulda woulda had a longer life span, if only .... Remember Kenwood Sovereign Entre? Frox? Premise Systems? WebTV? Philips Streamium?

Nov 30, 2017

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Paul Manafort’s $1.3 Million Home Automation System

Paul Manafort's alleged money laundering has been very good to at least one Florida home-technology integrator.

Nov 02, 2017

CES 2016 Booby Prizes

The CES 2016 awards that no one is talking about.

Jan 19, 2016