Reports suggest that Google is in talks to acquire home security firm Dropcam, while Apple plans to launch a Jetsons-style home automation platform to ramp up competition with Google.
Ashley Willis · May 29, 2014
A recent stock analysis report reveals security giant ADT is unaffected by DIY and cable entries, and ADT Pulse home automation has a high adoption rate of 64% among new clients. The report also offers other detailed metrics on ADT Pulse sales.
Jason Knott · May 28, 2014
Microsoft has selected Insteon smart home devices and RF/powerline technology to help the firm enter the connected home market.
Julie Jacobson · May 15, 2014
Consumer Electronics Association’s new Builder Technology Market Study reveals that installations of almost every home technology increased or held constant from 2012 to 2013.
SSI Staff · May 08, 2014
Bright House Networks has selected a software platform by iControl Networks to power its home security and controls solution.
Rodney Bosch · May 05, 2014
View the archive for SSI's May 13th webinar, where we discussed what interactive services are available and how you can successfully sell them.
April 21, 2014
2Gig by Linear’s new “Internet of Things” offering — the GC3 self-contained security/home automation system — features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB and user-swappable cell radios.
Julie Jacobson · April 17, 2014
iControl, a provider of a cloud-based security and interactive home control platform, has acquired BlackSumac, the maker of Piper, a do-it-yourself video surveillance and control system.
By Julie Jacobson · April 09, 2014
Cloud-based security and home automation provider Alarm.com demos app for Pebble, shows Google Glass for installation purposes and introduces networked server for local CCTV recording.
By Julie Jacobson · April 08, 2014
During ISC West, Telguard announced the HomeControl OneRate service plan for 2GIG and DSC panels, which offers a flat rate to help dealers build RMR.
Jason Knott · April 03, 2014