By Robert Archer · June 1, 2015 • Designed for residential applications, the Motorola FOCUS73 outdoor Wi-Fi security camera can be used by homeowners to monitor their properties. Its features include 2.4 Ghz FHSS wireless technology, infrared night vision and motion detection triggered recording. It connects to the internet via LAN cable and works with the Hubble app.
By Julie Jacobson · February 10, 2014 • Verizon Home Monitoring and Control, a $10/month home automation and security offering for DIYs, has has been discontinued; platform partner 4Home by Motorola is gone.
By Julie Jacobson · December 24, 2012 • Many CE Pros attend International CES just for fun, seeking cool and nerdy stuff just for themselves. Check these out at CES 2013.
By Julie Jacobson · January 11, 2012 • The 4Home home automation platform now tightly integrates with Motorola Mobility, including new Smart Actions rules engine.
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 · 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 · February 9, 2011 • Some $25M is coming from new, strategic investors that presumably will embed the Control4 OS into their CE devices. And by the way, Motorola did not buy Control4 in December as reported elsewhere.
By Julie Jacobson · December 21, 2010 • 4Home founder James Hunter demonstrates the home automation, energy management, remote diagnostics and related features of the 4Home system recently acquired by Motorola.