By Ryan Grossman · April 2, 2019 • Kwikset Convert is a Z-Wave connected smart lock that replaces an interior deadbolt but uses the existing exterior lock hardware.
By Julie Jacobson · January 18, 2019 • Even the most faithful Z-Wave, ZigBee and BLE adopters went W-Fi with new home-automation devices at CES 2019. Adios IoT hubs?
By CE Pro Editors · November 21, 2018 • Fingerprint access-control devices from ekey Biometric Systems integrate seamlessly with Crestron smart-home systems for secure and convenient entry.
By Julie Jacobson · 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.
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 · June 7, 2018 • 2018 Brand Analysis for front-door security shows more CE Pro 100 dealers offer Ring and Doorbird video doorbells than any other brand; Yale tops the list for smart locks and Control4 takes the access controls category.
By Advertorial · May 1, 2018 • Hooked on Nest thermostats, smoke and CO alarms and indoor/outdoor surveillance cameras, this Nest Elite Pro dealer -- and his Nest-obsessed customers -- can't wait to integrate the new Nest Hello video doorbell and Next x Yale smart lock, starting today. The products are now available.
By Julie Jacobson · April 12, 2018 • ISC West 2018: SnapAV pitches OvrC to alarm dealers, a smart lock for newlyweds, neat fire-protection system that could spawn a category ... and more security and home automation from Vegas.
By Julie Jacobson · April 11, 2018 • ISC West 2018 teems with new security and home-automation products highlighting trends in video surveillance & analtyics, AI-enabled alarm sensors, assisted-DIY solutions and more. CE Pro's Julie Jacobson has it here.
By Julie Jacobson · March 21, 2018 • August and Nest/Yale employ low-energy home-automation protocols (Bluetooth LE and Thread/Weave) for their door locks, connecting to the home network via Wi-Fi-enabled video doorbells powered over wire.
By CE Pro Editors · March 15, 2018 • Nest x Yale Lock is first 'Works with Nest' product controllable via the Nest app. Integrates with Nest Secure.
By Robert Archer · January 8, 2018 • Yale Locks & Hardware, a division of Assa Abloy, has announced its key-free Nest x Yale touchscreen deadbolt that homeowners can control from the convenience of their Nest app.
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 CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2017 • August Home's new Smart Lock Pro, Smart Lock and Doorbell Cam Pro include the company's proprietary DoorSense technology, which can tell consumers if doors are open or closed and lock them automatically.
By Julie Jacobson · September 11, 2017 • Some CEDIA 2017 things are better said with video: SnapAV's easy-install outdoor speakers, HIDEit mount for TiVo Bolt, Future Automation's CCTV hider, Viveroo iPad mount and more. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)