Wireless communications and connectivity are making huge strides and opening up opportunities ― but are also subject to potentially disastrous security breaches. Take a walk on the wild side of wireless with a look at the latest in standards, cool new products and sobering hacking threats.
Bob Dolph · October 27, 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
Monoprice has launched a new line of affordable Z-Wave home automation prdoucts, including an electronic door lock.
Julie Jacobson · June 26, 2014
The home security/monitoring market leader joins the consortium's board of directors.
Rodney Bosch · May 05, 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
Staples and Zonoff announced “an aggressive expansion of the program” at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) here , including new ecosystem device partners and support for additional wireless protocols.
January 06, 2014
The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of global companies dedicated to promoting Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control, will host its Unplug Fest & Developers Forum on Nov. 12-14 at Linear’s Carlsbad, Calif.-based headquarters.
November 06, 2013
Kwikset and the Z-Wave Alliance will present the Z-Wave Himalayan Expedition during CEDIA Expo 2013 at the Colorado Convention Center (Sept. 26-28) to showcase home automation capabilities.
September 04, 2013
As it continues to expand its footprint in Missouri, Hackett Security has acquired Wentzville, Mo.-based Avery Security for an undisclosed amount.
July 24, 2013
The Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of more than 200 independent manufacturers that build wireless home control products based on the Z-Wave standard. Mark Walters, chairman of the group, joins the conversation to discuss the increasingly competitive home automation/home security landscape.
By Rodney Bosch · June 03, 2013