By Julie Jacobson · May 21, 2013 • Alarm.com, a pioneer of cloud-based services for security and home automation, sues Telular for its implementation of iControl’s alarm notification features.
By Steve Crowe · May 13, 2013 • Alarm.com has acquired home energy company EnergyHub. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. EnergyHub will continue to operate as an independent company.
By Julie Jacobson · October 4, 2012 • Plenty of home technology products are affordable, easy to use and simple to install. To reach millions of households, we need disruptive business models.
By Julie Jacobson · April 2, 2012 • 2Gig appears to be the first to offer local DVR on self-contained security panels -- up to 1TB via built-in SATA drive. Service complements cloud-based solution from Alarm.com.
By Julie Jacobson · February 28, 2012 • 100k Alarm.com customers to have access to cloud-based (SaaS) 'Smart Schedule' service that learns activity patterns based on security sensors and adjusts thermostats automatically for energy efficiency.
By Julie Jacobson · July 19, 2011 • Basic home automation package enables remote monitoring and control of cameras, Z-Wave lights and door locks; energy management costs extra.
By Julie Jacobson · July 14, 2011 • Utah firm sends thousands of "door knockers" to neighborhoods throughout the U.S., selling security and home automation systems all day long; installed for $199 and $67 per month.
By CE Pro Editors · July 12, 2011 • Alarm.com's "Extreme Temps" energy management feature controls thermostats based on local weather forecast.
By Julie Jacobson · June 16, 2011 • Security and home automation system uses Honeywell alarm panels and Motorola's 4Home automation platform; Offered to MSOs and telcos, service will compete with iControl and Alarm.com.
By Julie Jacobson · March 9, 2011 • 2Gig offers a highly integrated security and automation platform with remote monitoring and management provided by Alarm.com. How does it compare to ADT Pulse?
By Julie Jacobson · March 9, 2011 • Easy-to-install 2Gig security system and Alarm.com service give SimpTech a source of recurring revenue it never had before.