Alexa Smart Home Devices: Weighing Your Options

Amazon took the smart home industry by storm and it all started in 2014 with the Amazon Echo. The Echo was initially designed as a “simple” smart speaker. However, the basic nature of...

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Smart Home Security Trends to Look Out for in 2019

The speed at which technology is moving is both fast and exciting. Furthermore, this rapid evolution is taking place in nearly every aspect of our lives. The home front is...

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How to Create a Smart Home with Amazon Alexa: 2019 Guide

Amazon took the smart home industry by storm and it all started in 2014 with the Amazon Echo. The Echo was initially designed as a "simple" smart speaker. However, the...

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How to Reduce Your Home Energy Usage with Smart Lighting

The lighting around your home is important in terms of both practical and aesthetic applications. The simple light bulbs that we often take for granted illuminate our homes at night,...

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Smart Home System Smart Choices

Whether you're looking into smart light bulbs, quasi-intelligent thermostats, Bluetooth locks, wireless cameras or any one of an assortment of sensors, the modern home automation industry is awfully confusing for...

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Home Automation for the Elderly

Home automation and the elderly population may not seem like a perfect pair, but it’s quite the opposite. Home automation devices are a perfect fit for our elderly peers, especially...

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Is a Landline Required for a Home Security System?

Historically most security systems have typically required a home phone or other landline. This 'hard-wired' connection was necessary in order to provide a steady link to an around-the-clock security monitoring...

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Iris by Lowe’s Scheduled to Shutdown

Per an email sent to subscribers last week, the Iris by Lowe's Home Automation platform will shut down for good on March 31. The email further explains that in lieu of...

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Tuya Smart Debuts Smart Doorbell at CES 2019

Earlier this month Tuya Smart, a startup based in China, unveiled their new Home Security System at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. While there were countless other “ground breaking”...

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Protect America Earns 2019 Consumer’s Choice Award for Home Security

Protect America is proud to announce that it has been selected as the winner of the 2019 BestCompany.com Consumer’s Choice Award for Home Security. The Consumer’s Choice Award is based...

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