Data from the Lowe's 2014 Smart Home Survey reveals that 62 percent of Americans rank security and home monitoring as the most beneficial reason to own a smart home.
Jason Knott · August 30, 2014
Popular cloud-based home automation platform IFTTT is testing an ADT Pulse channel to engage customers with a DIY element.
Julie Jacobson · August 19, 2014
Samsung seeks to break into the home automation market with the purchase of smart home company SmartThings.
By Grant Clauser · July 23, 2014
New research says the market was worth $3.6 billion in 2012 with continued strong growth projected through 2019.
SSI Staff · July 17, 2014
The Open Interconnect Consortium looks to deliver a specification, an open source implementation, and a certification program for wirelessly connecting devices.
SSI Staff · July 10, 2014
The security panel was designed to deliver interactive security and home automation services from mobile devices as the interface, bypassing the need for an entry/exit keypad.
Jason Knott · July 10, 2014
The deal allows Control4 to take over manufacturing, technical support and sales of Card Access' ZigBee devices.
Julie Jacobson · July 07, 2014
Wink’s 24/7 tech support, product packaging, device discovery, real-time diagnostics expected to drive home automation sales; works with Android Wear.
Julie Jacobson · July 03, 2014
The original $99 Staples Connect home automation hub by Linksys drops to $49, with a new $79 option from D-Link coming with ZigBee and Bluetooth; Windows 8 and Samsung TV apps added to platform.
Julie Jacobson · July 02, 2014
During ESX 2014, Honeywell’s Scott Harkins detailed what electronic security dealers can do to appeal to consumers who want home automation solutions.
SSI Staff · July 01, 2014