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Learn how electronic security dealers are capitalizing on quicker and simpler jobs, upsell opportunities and end user comfort by using Wi-Fit technology. By Rob Puric · October 01, 2014

The widely adopted wireless protocol for control and automation products and services can also provide a robust platform for smoke and carbon monoxide detection. By Mark Walters · September 23, 2014

By incorporating Control4's Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP) into its Gemini security panel, Napco aims to strengthen its position in the security/home automation realm. Julie Jacobson · September 18, 2014

Leviton Security & Automation adds Colorado-based BitWise Controls to its family, having already carried the automation company's controllers and now adding its base of iOS and Android GUIs. By Arlen Schweiger · September 11, 2014

Based in Madrid, Spain, Telefonica SA will become the first carrier to test AT&T’s Digital Life home-security service in Europe. SSI Staff · September 09, 2014

Increasing awareness about wireless technologies and developments toward the integration of wired and wireless technologies is helping propel the market. SSI Staff · September 03, 2014

Research firm IHS predicts that the smart residential security market will reach $2.4 billion by 2018. SSI Staff · September 02, 2014

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




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