As more connected devices reach the market still riddled with vulnerabilities, badly coded APIs and poor encryption, home and business owners leave themselves open to hackers, break-ins and even stolen identity.
SSI Staff · September 20, 2016
A recent survey found that of all the things Americans fear being hacked, home security cameras is tied for their No. 1 fear.
Stephen Sellner · August 16, 2016
Imagine your home is broken into. What if your home security system's alarm automatically triggers a drone to respond to your house and track the suspect's whereabouts until located by police?
By Andy Von Stauffenberg · August 11, 2016
Boston-based SimpliSafe, a DIY alarm company, has staged a full-on assault on the integrity of the electronic security industry, painting it as enemies. This has gone too far, says SSI Editor-in-Chief Scott Goldfine.
Scott Goldfine · August 04, 2016
Does your security system have a line of defense if an intruder gains access inside the home? The Art Guard might be what you're looking for.
Jason Knott · August 03, 2016
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
Free home security systems are being given to the families of first responders in Kansas City as a show of gratitude for their service.
Stephen Sellner · July 20, 2016
A Tennessee couple's glass break detector on their home alarm system did not activate when their windows were smashed in a home robbery. This could answer why.
Jeff Zwirn · July 19, 2016
A research report published by Parks Associates found that by 2020, more than 50% of U.S. broadband households will have a smart home controller. Also, 24% will have an IP camera and 26% will have a home security system.
SSI Staff · July 19, 2016
An ADT security systems operator who played a role in saving a customer's dog flew to Anaheim to meet the pet owner.
Stephen Sellner · July 18, 2016