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Read: National Smart Home Day Marked by Joint Live Video Stream

National Smart Home Day Marked by Joint Live Video Stream

Created by several top manufacturers to raise awareness among homeowners, vendors and dealers, the first annual Smart Home Day is Nov. 3.

Read: Sights and Data Points From TMA Annual Meeting in Napa Valley

Sights and Data Points From TMA Annual Meeting in Napa Valley

The Monitoring Association hosted its annual meeting in California’s famed wine country. This image gallery includes research findings from select sessions.

Read: DIY No-Contract Security Projected to Expand Pro Monitoring Services

DIY No-Contract Security Projected to Expand Pro Monitoring Services

Self-installed security solutions will significantly lower the cost of security and create new monitoring use cases, according to Park Associates.

Read: 3 in 4 Broadband Households to Acquire a Security or Privacy Service in Next 12 Months

3 in 4 Broadband Households to Acquire a Security or Privacy Service in Next 12 Months

A new report by Parks Associates shows that 62% of these U.S. consumers would opt to pay an additional fee for these services.

Read: Report: Consumers More Likely to Purchase Stand-Alone Security Product Than Pro System

Report: Consumers More Likely to Purchase Stand-Alone Security Product Than Pro System

The Parks Associates report also says only 28% of security intenders plan to subscribe to long-term professional monitoring.

Read: Dealers Need to Offer More Than Alarm Monitoring to Compete, Report Says

Dealers Need to Offer More Than Alarm Monitoring to Compete, Report Says

A large majority of security dealers are now offering services other than traditional monitoring to better compete in the market, Parks Associates finds.

Read: Almost 3 in 4 Broadband Households Own a Connected Entertainment Device

Almost 3 in 4 Broadband Households Own a Connected Entertainment Device

A new whitepaper by Parks Associates details consumers’ concerns with data privacy and security, as well as their needs and demands for support services.

Read: Smart Speakers Increasingly Used to Control Smart Home Products

Smart Speakers Increasingly Used to Control Smart Home Products

Parks Associates tracks growth of voice control and voice-based technologies for smart home and connected entertainment ecosystems.

Read: 6 Million Smart Plugs Will Be Sold in the U.S. in 2023, Report Says

6 Million Smart Plugs Will Be Sold in the U.S. in 2023, Report Says

Smart plugs, which can be controlled by an app, allows users to turn on and off appliances that plug into a standard wall socket.

Read: DIY Cameras Account for Majority of Smart Home IP Camera Sales in the U.S.

DIY Cameras Account for Majority of Smart Home IP Camera Sales in the U.S.

Parks Associates notes voice integration and the development of AI as it relates to image and sound recognition will drive the next generation of IP cameras.

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