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Read: CES 2019: Smart Home Observations by Imperial Capital

CES 2019: Smart Home Observations by Imperial Capital

Imperial Capital Analyst Saliq Khan walked CES exhibits and reports a great deal of excitement around 5G, AI, DIY and interoperability across platforms.

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Read: State of Residential Security 2019: Challenges & Opportunities in the Connected Home

State of Residential Security 2019: Challenges & Opportunities in the Connected Home

Industry execs share which technologies excite them, challenges that keep them awake at night and how they are pursuing success in the connected home in this exclusive roundtable.

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Read: Hanwha Techwin Unveils 4K Ultra HD DVR Security Systems at CES 2019

Hanwha Techwin Unveils 4K Ultra HD DVR Security Systems at CES 2019

The 4K Super HD Video Security Systems, labeled under the Wisenet consumer brand, feature 3840p resolution and Google Assistant compatibility.

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Read: Surprise! Security Execs Say Don’t Let These Catch You Off Guard in 2019

Surprise! Security Execs Say Don’t Let These Catch You Off Guard in 2019

The 3G sunset, change in consumer demand and cybersecurity awareness are just a few issues security experts say you should keep a close eye on in 2019.

Read: Interlogix to Bring Back Security Pro Dealer Program

Interlogix to Bring Back Security Pro Dealer Program

The company says the broader goal of bringing back the pro dealer program is to elevate the Interlogix brand name among integrators and their customers.

Read: Straight From the Experts: Security’s Most Pressing Issues

Straight From the Experts: Security’s Most Pressing Issues

A lack of trained workers, deceptive sales practices and unpredictable tariffs and regulations are just a few of the issues security experts say must be addressed in 2019.

Read: Do Ring Employees Have Access to Customer Surveillance Feeds?

Do Ring Employees Have Access to Customer Surveillance Feeds?

According to a report by The Intercept, Ring employees can view customer video feeds in order to help train its AI software.

Read: Good News, Bad: What’s Better and Worse About the Security Industry

Good News, Bad: What’s Better and Worse About the Security Industry

While there is plenty to be happy about in the security industry, not everything is rosy. Experts give their takes on the good (advancements in technology) and the bad (lack of labor, DIY).

Read: Resideo Previews New Honeywell Home Ecosystem at CES 2019

Resideo Previews New Honeywell Home Ecosystem at CES 2019

Over the next two years, Resideo will roll out its Honeywell Home ecosystem featuring Z-Wave/WiFi/cellular-communicating touch panels, motion sensors and much more.

Read: 2019 Will Be Remembered as the Year the Electronic Security Industry…

2019 Will Be Remembered as the Year the Electronic Security Industry…

As part of SSI’s 2019 Industry Forecast, we asked a dozen security experts to predict what 2019 will be remembered for.

Read: Is Bluetooth Mesh About to Be the Next Big Home Automation Standard?

Is Bluetooth Mesh About to Be the Next Big Home Automation Standard?

Though many companies utilize Bluetooth for home automation, this is the first time that a group of companies is going to sit down and decide on an absolute standard of interoperability, according to one expert.

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