ADT or CPI: Which Is Better?

If you've been thinking about installing a security system for your home, you may have briefly considered opting for an un-monitored system.  However, when you realize that with a professionally monitored system in your home, "You don’t have to worry...

ADT vs Vivint: Which Service is Better?

As the market for a more connected home become increasingly popular, it's not rare to find home security and automation services being sold as a package bundle. Industry icons like ADT is increasingly seeing its flanks harried by a ne'er-do-well...

AT&T May Sell Home Security Business to Relieve Debt

With the pending AT&T and Time Warner merger in the air, AT&T Inc is considering selling its Digital Life home security business to relieve debt from the merger. AT&T plans to acquire Time Warner for $85 billion, adding to their...

N.Y. Citizens Can Now Sue Their Neighbors Over Unwelcome Outdoor Cameras

Keeping your privacy as a New York resident is already difficult enough. The city is overpopulated and buildings are tightknit. Nosy neighbors can be a huge issue and having your neighbor install a security camera when your home is only...

Smart-Home Management Startup Thington is Acqui-Hired by Eero

The smart-home industry is only growing, both for consumers and businesses. Customers want to purchase devices to further build their smart-homes, and businesses want to get in on the action while the market is active. As we covered yesterday, one...

Genie is a Replica Echo Dot for $35 that isn’t as Good

Since the invention of Siri for the iPhone, smart tech users have become accustomed to and intrigued by newer technologies that are voice-controlled. Amazon's Alexa, the voice that powers Echo, Echo Dot and various other smart-home tools, has become a...

Oomi Smart Home is Unmonitored and too Expensive to Secure Your Home

If you’re a shopper looking for a home security system, you have two basic needs. You want a system that is smart—cutting edge in terms of home automation—and your system should be as simple to set up as possible. The...

Musician Will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas Buys Home Security Tool Wink

There's money to be made in the world of home automation and smart gadgets. The industry could be worth over $21 billion by the year 2020, and major companies like Google, Amazon, Apple, Samsung and others are slowly inching their...

Can the Honeywell Lyric C1 Wi-Fi Camera Replace Home Security?

Honeywell is known in the security industry for various smart appliances and security products, including thermostats and leak detectors. They recently released their Lyric C1, the latest in Honeywell home security devices. Lyric C1 is a flexible home security tool...

REVIEW: Stand-Alone Smart Cameras Get Tiny with the Logi Circle 2

Most people are familiar with Logitech for their massive catalog of computer accessories, but the brand has made their mark in the home security space. And they have a good product at that. Meet the Logi Circle 2. The original...