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Parks Associates: Consumers Have Major Concerns About Smart Home Privacy and Safety

A study from Park Associates says that consumers are overwhelmingly concerned about smart home security and privacy issues, and more than one-third of…

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Texas Integrator Uses Telguard Communication Upgrades to Expand Smart Home Sales

Smith Thompson Home Security in Texas relies on Telguard's TG-1 Express not only for reliable LTE and 3G/4G panel signal…

Parks Associates: Consumers Have Major Concerns About Smart Home Privacy and Safety

Parks Associates: Consumers Have Major Concerns About Smart Home Privacy and Safety

July 09, 2019 A study from Park Associates says that consumers are overwhelmingly concerned about smart home security and privacy issues, and more than one-third of those polled had experienced a data security problem.


Texas Integrator Uses Telguard Communication Upgrades to Expand Smart Home Sales

May 31, 2019 Smith Thompson Home Security in Texas relies on Telguard's TG-1 Express not only for reliable LTE and 3G/4G panel signal transmissions, but for seamless upgrades and setting up new and existing customers with the HC Flex smartphone app for automation and security controls.

Napco’s New iSecure May be Fastest, Easiest Route to Security, Home Automation RMR

Napco’s New iSecure May be Fastest, Easiest Route to Security, Home Automation RMR

April 26, 2019 Introduced at ISC West 2019, Napco claims its iSecure series of dual-path alarm and smart-home systems are "the first complete cellular alarm systems under $99 net."

ISC West 2019: Security Show Made Me Go Hmmm

ISC West 2019: Security Show Made Me Go Hmmm

April 16, 2019 CE Pro's Julie Jacobson couldn't really put a finger on big residential security or home automation themes at ISC West 2019.

New Vivint Pro Program is ‘Dream’ RMR Opportunity for Home-Tech Channel

New Vivint Pro Program is ‘Dream’ RMR Opportunity for Home-Tech Channel

April 09, 2019 New Vivint Smart Home Authorized Pro program enables home-tech pros to earn RMR and product margins on alarm and home-automation systems and services, leaving all the heavy lifting to Vivint.

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

April 05, 2019 Alula claims its new BAT-Connect is first 'triple-path' alarm communicator with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and 4G/LTE cellular (CAT M1 for 5G transition), plus unified dashboard for security, surveillance and Z-Wave home automation.

Injured U.S. Army Sergeant Caleb Brewer Honored With Specially Adapted Smart Home

Injured U.S. Army Sergeant Caleb Brewer Honored With Specially Adapted Smart Home

March 28, 2019 The Gary Sinise Foundation worked with local integration firm JL Automation to create the perfect smart home for disabled war veteran Caleb Brewer and his family.

Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

March 22, 2019 Study reveals Wyoming, Vermont and California are the worst states per capita for amazon package theft. Mississippi is the safest. December and November months have highest theft rates.

Analysis: ADT Pulse vs. Command and Control; 3G Sunset Doom as ‘Opportunity’

Analysis: ADT Pulse vs. Command and Control; 3G Sunset Doom as ‘Opportunity’

March 21, 2019 ADT Pulse replaced by 'dream' security and home-automation system ADT Command and Control, powered by Alarm.com, but ADT faces upgrade challenge for some 3.7 million customers due to 3G, CDMA sunset.

Report: 16% of US Households Plan to Buy Standalone Smart Security Products

Report: 16% of US Households Plan to Buy Standalone Smart Security Products

March 14, 2019 According to Parks Associates, twice as many consumers intend to purchase a standalone security product instead of a professionally monitored system in the next 12 months.

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Napco’s New iSecure May be Fastest, Easiest Route to Security, Home Automation RMR

Napco’s New iSecure May be Fastest, Easiest Route to Security, Home Automation RMR

April 26, 2019 Introduced at ISC West 2019, Napco claims its iSecure series of dual-path alarm and smart-home systems are "the first complete cellular alarm systems under $99 net."

ISC West 2019: Security Show Made Me Go Hmmm

ISC West 2019: Security Show Made Me Go Hmmm

April 16, 2019 CE Pro's Julie Jacobson couldn't really put a finger on big residential security or home automation themes at ISC West 2019.

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

April 05, 2019 Alula claims its new BAT-Connect is first 'triple-path' alarm communicator with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and 4G/LTE cellular (CAT M1 for 5G transition), plus unified dashboard for security, surveillance and Z-Wave home automation.

Analysis: ADT Pulse vs. Command and Control; 3G Sunset Doom as ‘Opportunity’

Analysis: ADT Pulse vs. Command and Control; 3G Sunset Doom as ‘Opportunity’

March 21, 2019 ADT Pulse replaced by 'dream' security and home-automation system ADT Command and Control, powered by Alarm.com, but ADT faces upgrade challenge for some 3.7 million customers due to 3G, CDMA sunset.

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

February 21, 2019 IBS 2019: SnapAV becomes sole distributor of Clare Controls affordable Z-Wave home-automation system, distributes Alula security products, incorporates into OvrC.

Why Ring Acquired Mr. Beams: New Ring Smart Lighting System at CES 2019

Why Ring Acquired Mr. Beams: New Ring Smart Lighting System at CES 2019

January 15, 2019 Ring Smart Lighting system launches at CES 2019 one year after the acquisition of Mr. Beams, maker of quasi-connected outdoor lighting products that Ring is IoT-enabling. Why the proprietary RF and bridge?

Arlo Launches New Security, Home Automation Hub with Proprietary ArloRF

Arlo Launches New Security, Home Automation Hub with Proprietary ArloRF

January 08, 2019 Arlo chases Nest Secure, Ring Alarm, Samsung SmartThings, Wink, Amazon and other IoT giants with new security system and home automation 'SmartHub' with proprietary RF technology. Launches at CES 2019.

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

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

January 07, 2019 ADT Video Doorbell, ADT Voice Control Integrations with Amazon Alexa and Google Home, ADT Go and ADT’s Interactive Crime Map

CES 2019: Smartest New Smoke, Fire and CO Detectors

CES 2019: Smartest New Smoke, Fire and CO Detectors

December 14, 2018 TodaySmoke Detective turns any smart phone or camera-enabled device into a smoke detector ... and other innovations in smoke, CO and fire safety at CES 2019.'s

SnapAV Now Sells Nest and Google Smart Home and Pro-Monitored Security Systems

SnapAV Now Sells Nest and Google Smart Home and Pro-Monitored Security Systems

November 15, 2018 SnapAV is offering full range of Google/Nest smart-home products, including cameras, thermostats, video doorbells, Thread/Weave Yale locks, Nest Secure pro-monitored alarm systems, and Google Home IoT hubs.

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CES 2019 Preview: 9 Smart Home, IoT, Security and Wellness Co’s. You Never Heard of

CES 2019 Preview: 9 Smart Home, IoT, Security and Wellness Co’s. You Never Heard of

November 09, 2018 CES 2019 Smart Home Finds: A new Rachio competitor, an AI-driven camera "police have been asking for," IAQ and lighting solutions for wellness, and a self-learning home automation systems that hit every buzzword in the IoT playbook.

Smart Home Predictions for Holiday Season: Security Way Up, IoT Hubs Slip

November 23, 2016 Argus Insights analyzes social chatter and product reviews to determine this season’s winners and losers in various smart home categories. Security cameras dominate; smart lights and home automation hubs lose favor. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Troubleshooting Video Surveillance Systems

June 30, 2015 When you find a security surveillance issue, these are the first questions that should enter your mind as you isolate the problem, tackle the cabling, consider IP equipment and secure the network.

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