REVIEW: Wink Hub 2, Smart Hub but not Smart Security

Homeowners looking for a smart hub system to connect the various home automation devices they have in the home will find a good option with the Wink Hub 2, the second rendition of Wink’s smart hub devices. Clocking in at...

Nine Clues that Attract Burglars to Your Home

Contrary to popular belief, burglars are more savvy than we give them credit for. Many of them plan their break-ins, are highly-attentive to details, and they're even strategic once they get inside of a home. Unfortunately for homeowners, they often...

Review: Wansview $35 Security Camera Streams HD Video, but Does it Compete with Home Security?

Looking for a miniature, compact, and extremely affordable home security camera? Look no further than the indoor camera by Wansview, a $35 home security camera that streams HD video straight to your iPhone or Android device. With simple set-up, through...

What Are Burglars Looking For During A Break-In?

The home is a treasure trove of valuable goods and personal items. This is perfect for a burglar. These criminals break into homes to obtain items for themselves, objects they can resell in pawn shops or on the streets, or...

Five Famous Cat Burglars You’ve Never Heard Of

Cat burglars are creative. They're cunning. They're criminals that go to great lengths to get the job done. Some of them may be glamorized in Hollywood films, while others are relatively unknown. We take a look at five cat burglars...

Expert Tips on Protecting Your Home From Burglary

Protecting your home may seem like a tall order. It may seem like a challenge with too many variables. But once you’ve purchased and installed home security, the toughest part of the challenge is taken care of. The rest lies...

Six Alarming Burglary Statistics

“The numbers never lie.” This phrase is most common in the sports world where statistics are critically analyzed, but in the world of home security and burglaries, the numbers matter just as much. Numbers show us trends. They tell us what...

An Inside Look at the Philips Hue and Comcast Xfinity Home Security Integration

Users of the Comcast Xfinity Home Security and automation system are now able to integrate their device with Philips Hue smart lights. This integration is a long time coming. Users of the Comcast Home Security tool have frequently wondered when...

Six Famous Diamond Thieves, One of Which was Inspired by Popular Crime Films

There’s a certain mystique to diamond thieves. We’ve seen it in the many films that portray these criminals. They are often cunning, creative, and clever in their maneuvers. Jewel thieves find ways to execute elaborate heists despite the odds being...

Eight Real-Life Bank Robbers That Make Hollywood Films Look Like Fiction

Hollywood has told stories of incredible fiction robberies, and many that portray real-life events. But even in their portrayal of real-life, some of these films don't do the true stories justice. We explore some of the most notable bank robbers...

4 Tricks You Didn’t Know Burglars Use

Cartoons often portray the idea of the bumbling burglar—the non-savvy criminal who attempts to get away with a crime that is way over his head. While this is often the case—and some burglaries are simply crimes of opportunity—many burglars have...