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Read: Ring Joins Z-Wave Alliance to Advance Wireless Smart Home Protocol

Ring Joins Z-Wave Alliance to Advance Wireless Smart Home Protocol

Ring will have a seat on the Alliance’s board of directors, which includes ADT, Alarm.com, ASSA ABLOY, Nortek Security and Control, among others.

Read: Ring Launches Smart DIY Security System for Small Businesses

Ring Launches Smart DIY Security System for Small Businesses

Smart security provider Ring is dipping its toe in the commercial market with the launch of Ring for Business, a DIY solution aimed at small companies.

Read: TMA ‘Troubled’ by Promotional Links Between Police and Ring

TMA ‘Troubled’ by Promotional Links Between Police and Ring

The Monitoring Association issued a statement decrying the marketing relationships between the video doorbell maker and hundreds of police departments.

Read: Report Says Ring, Police Signed Secret Agreement to Give Away Video Doorbells

Report Says Ring, Police Signed Secret Agreement to Give Away Video Doorbells

Documents obtained by Motherboard show Ring has essentially enlisted law enforcement as salespeople for its video doorbells.

Read: Source: Charter in Talks With Ring for Monitored DIY Home Security Service

Source: Charter in Talks With Ring for Monitored DIY Home Security Service

According to a since deleted document posted to Reddit, Charter may be looking to offer a DIY home security system powered by Ring.

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: New Ring Security Lights Leaked in FCC Filings

New Ring Security Lights Leaked in FCC Filings

The FCC listings don’t include any information about price or availability, so it’s not clear when Ring intends to release the two lights.

Read: Does Amazon Want to Use Ring Doorbell Cams to Build a ‘Suspicious Persons’ Database?

Does Amazon Want to Use Ring Doorbell Cams to Build a ‘Suspicious Persons’ Database?

Ring CEO Jamie Siminoff has filed a patent that would allow residents to build a “suspicious persons” database that can be sent to police.

Read: Amazon Security Panel Controller API Adds Home System Arming to Alexa

Amazon Security Panel Controller API Adds Home System Arming to Alexa

A consumer with the system enabled could say “Alexa, arm,” which would arm their security system. A disarm-by-voice feature is also available.

Read: Are Pro Security Companies on Amazon’s Shopping List?

Are Pro Security Companies on Amazon’s Shopping List?

Buying an alarm company such as Brink’s or Vivint would give Amazon an army of techs to sell more security and home automation gear and reduce the cost of truck rolls by saturating the market.

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