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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Keeping Your Home Safe and Secure this Winter

The Winter season doesn’t just mean cold days and blankets of snow; it means unsafe conditions for your home as well as for your family. Here are some top tips...

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Protect America Adopts the IQ Panel 2 from Qolsys

Protect America has set a standard for home security by consistently offering customers the highest-rated devices in security technology. Protect America has continued this trusted tradition by adding the IQ...

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Best Ways to Use Alexa During the Holidays: Trends for 2018

Tis’ the season to be cooking, planning, buying and decorating and if you’re like me, then you’re already pretty stressed out. Just in case you are the chef for these...

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Amazon Echo Smart Home: 3 Things You Haven’t Thought Of

Using voice assisted technology is taking the world by storm. In fact, ComScore predicts that by 2020, 50 per cent of all searches will be voice searches. That is a...

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Amazon Echo Security System: a User’s Guide

The Amazon Echo devices have made Amazon an even more rich and powerful company and a major player in both the Internet of Things (IoT) and voice activated technology. Alexa...

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Doorbot Doorbell Camera Shark Tank Story

As home automation continues to revolutionize the world of home security, one product has an interesting back story. In 2013, inventor Jamie Siminoff went onto ABC’s show, "Shark Tank," to...

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The Benefits of Home Automation: A Guide for 2018

Why should you invest in home automation? What are the benefits of home automation -- and are there any drawbacks? Home automation has been extensively improved in the last year, with a...

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Home Automation Ideas for 2018: Three Things to Try

Are you a sci-fi superfan who is obsessed with getting your hands on some of the future technologies you see in movies and on TV? Although, most of the high-tech gadgets from Star Trek may...

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Home Automation for the Blind: Three Projects to Try

Whether you have had a visual disability for most or all of your life, or have recently experienced a major loss in vision to the point of legal blindness, the...

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