Why a Home Security System Is Better Than Just a Camera

Home security cameras are seemingly taking over the home security industry. It seems like every other day a new home security camera hits the market, vying for your attention and...

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How Does Amazon Alexa Work?

What is Alexa? In the simplest of terms, Alexa is Amazon's virtual voice assistant that is built into devices such as the Amazon Echo. The Echo itself is a speaker...

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Simplisafe versus Frontpoint

Simplisafe and Frontpoint Security both provide wireless home security system of the do-it-yourself (DIY) variety. The following information is meant to provide consumers with the insights and information need to...

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Ring Neighbors App: Digital Neighborhood Regulator

Ring, the smart doorbell and security camera maker that Amazon acquired for $1 billion about two months ago, has launched their first official product as a member of the Amazon...

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The Kwikset Smart Lock Conversion Kit Review

The Kwikset Smart Lock Conversion Kit is joining the Z-Wave security game. Kwikset has introduced new smart lock technology to their products that the company hopes will allow more homeowners...

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Ring Neighbors App: Neighborhood Watch for a Digital Age

Ring, the company notorious for their smart doorbell and the recent Amazon acquisition, plans to offer a new style of neighborhood watch. Rings new social protection app, Neighbors, is a...

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Adobe Home Security Review: Starter Kit

The Abode Home Security Starter Kit is another option when looking to find the combination between a simple self-monitored DIY security system and a professionally installed system. The Adobe Home...

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Hive View: Flawed & Expensive

Hive has increased their smart home product line on a regular basis over the past few years. It all started with a smart thermostat meant to compete with rivals Nest...

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Amazon Home Security

Over the past few months, Amazon has acquired a handful of companies with roots in the smart home industry. Amazon has taken these recent acquisitions and unified them to create...

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Has anyone heard from AT&T Digital Life lately?

In August 2017, Reuters reported that AT&T was looking to unload their smart home subsidiary, AT&T Digital Life,  in anticipation of the forthcoming acquisition by Time Warner. Now, nearly a full year...

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Backyard Home Security

It goes without saying, but burglaries are all too common and you need to be prepared. There are roughly 2.5 million burglaries a year, one every 13 seconds, with 66%...

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