By CE Pro Editors · July 17, 2019 • ADT has settled its lawsuit against NorthStar after providing evidence from at least 500 customers who said they were victims of deceptive sales tactics from NorthStar employees.
By Julie Jacobson · June 12, 2019 • Top security and home-automation execs back CellBounce, reportedly the only DIY solution for upgrading 3G/CDMA alarm panels without a truck roll.
By Rodney Bosch · May 16, 2019 • Alexa Guard works with smart home platforms by ADT and Ring to arm/disarm systems, control lighting, receive fire/life-safety alerts and more.
By Rodney Bosch · May 15, 2019 • ADT successfully trimmed quarterly losses thanks to a decrease in expenses tied to debt.
By Jason Knott · May 1, 2019 • The 20th annual CE Pro 100 list of the highest-revenue custom installation companies reports $2.02 billion in custom revenues, plus 13% growth predicted for 2019.
By Julie Jacobson · 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.
By Jason Knott · March 18, 2019 • New ADT Command and Control launches nationwide this month, ending long reign of ADT Pulse security and home automation platform. Company plots DIY course with LifeShield acquisition, but not with Alexa Guard quite yet.
By CE Pro Editors · March 13, 2019 • In addition to financial information, ADT reported that 40 percent of its residential customers now use ADT Pulse, which combines security with lighting and climate control.
By CE Pro Editors · February 21, 2019 • ADT alarm signals can be relayed within a network designed specifically for public safety, enabling an enhanced communications with first responders.
By Steve Karantzoulidis · February 11, 2019 • 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.
By CE Pro Editors · January 28, 2019 • The new initiative will seek to make sure security and home automation industry leaders take an active role in protecting consumer privacy.
By CE Pro Editors · January 7, 2019 • ADT Video Doorbell, ADT Voice Control Integrations with Amazon Alexa and Google Home, ADT Go and ADT’s Interactive Crime Map
By Jason Knott · January 2, 2019 • 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.
By CE Pro Editors · December 21, 2018 • 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.
By Jason Knott · November 13, 2018 • 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.