August Home conducted a study that found 80% of vacation guests and 92% of business travelers would prefer a short-term rental property with smart home technology than a property without the technology.
SSI Staff · August 02, 2016
August Home announces that its August Smart Lock will launch on Amazon Alexa devices like the Amazon Echo. August Home says its the first smart lock to launch on the device.
SSI Staff · July 28, 2016
Think all you need to offer is a mobile app to control smart home functions? Think again. There's plenty of other control devices that fit into home automation.
By Brad Hintze · July 27, 2016
SSI's Bob Grossman is in the process of adding more connected devices to his home. In doing so, he came across one problem with his Amazon Echo.
Bob Grossman · July 26, 2016
Honeywell announced on Thursday that the Honeywell Total Connect app is now fully compatible with the Skybell HD Smart Video Doorbell.
SSI Staff · July 21, 2016
The additions, achieved through cloud-based integration, include the LG smart refrigerator, SkyBell HD video doorbell and Bttn smart button.
SSI Staff · July 20, 2016
ADT says its new customers can purchase the Ring Video Doorbell from ADT with its professional installation. The video doorbell can be added to their ADT Pulse smart home security system.
SSI Staff · July 15, 2016
Home security remains one of the key drivers for smart home adoption, according to a recent research report. The study also found that energy savings are a critical point of emphasis, too.
SSI Staff · July 14, 2016
The Nest Cam Outdoor is a waterproof, rugged version of the Nest Cam that will be available in the fall.
Stephen Sellner · July 14, 2016
The Savant Remote, the first in a line of direct-to-consumer home entertainment and automation products, can now be purchased in major retail locations and online.
SSI Staff · July 11, 2016