The Halo Collar, an addition to a smart home, has a built-in live camera feed, audio function and a GPS tracking system.
AVAD has 10,000-plus customers in North America in the home automation and A/V space.
The survey, conducted by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC and CNET, also found that 79% of those with smart home devices say it makes their life easier.
Audio solutions serve as an extra opportunity for security dealers already working with home networks.
Parks Associates published a research report that found retail outlets are the most common place for households to purchase smart home devices.
The Roost Smart Water and Freeze Detector sends a notification to the homeowner’s smartphone as a preventative measure.
Comcast and Xfinity Home acquired Icontrol’s Converge software platform; Alarm.com purchased its Connect and Piper home automation technologies.
Time of Savings helps customers use less electricity when energy prices are most expensive.
The media company is using this marketing campaign to teach people the benefits of smart homes.
Lennar Corp., the second-largest homebuilder in the U.S., is bringing wall-to-wall connectivity to all homes in this new community of modern homes.