By Julie Jacobson · September 26, 2018 • ‘Connected by August’ brings top access-control platform to Yale’s large variety of residential smart locks that support virtually every major (and secondary) home automation standard.
By CE Pro Editors · March 14, 2018 • Acquired by Assa Abbloy last year, August now offers 24 hours of free video storage for doorbell cams, which previously carried a fee for saving any amount of surveillance footage.
By CE Pro Editors · October 19, 2017 • ASSA ABLOY, whose brands include Yale Locks, has entered into an agreement to purchase August Home for its smart lock and smart doorbell products.
By Julie Jacobson · September 21, 2017 • Nest Secure, a new UL-listed DIY security and home automation system with professional monitoring by MONI, seems humdrum until you consider implications for IoT protocols Thread and Weave, as well as smart-home installers and the insurance industry (insurtech). (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · January 15, 2013 • Following leaders Schlage, Kwikset, Black & Decker and Yale, numerous start-ups introduced automated door locks at CES 2013. Here's the round-up.
By Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2011 • Yale demos first consumer-grade lock with near field communication - just hold a smartphone near the lock, and the latch responds.
By Julie Jacobson · September 23, 2010 • Yale's ZigBee-enabled electronic door locks can be opened, closed, delayed, monitored and otherwise automated via smart phone, Internet or remote control; touchpad locks are virtually indestructible.