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Read: Vivint Pro Program Billed as ‘Dream’ RMR Smart Home Opportunity

Vivint Pro Program Billed as ‘Dream’ RMR Smart Home Opportunity

Featured benefits of the new Vivint Smart Home Authorized Pro dealer program include RMR and product margins on alarm and smart home systems and services.

Read: Vivint Combines Car and Smart Home Security in a Single App

Vivint Combines Car and Smart Home Security in a Single App

The service, called Car Guard, allows homeowners to monitor the security, location and diagnostics of a car and sends notifications to users.

Read: Monitoring Roundtable: Execs Share Perspectives on DIY, MIY Competition & More

Monitoring Roundtable: Execs Share Perspectives on DIY, MIY Competition & More

Leading thinkers from six firms serving the central station channel tackle solving top challenges, dealing with the DIY and MIY threat, and how to stand out from the crowd.

Read: Vivint Doles Out $1.4M for Violating Alarm Company Act

Vivint Doles Out $1.4M for Violating Alarm Company Act

Vivint agreed to pay a total of $1.4 million to settle a case involving instances of elderly and/or incapacitated consumers signing contracts.

Read: J.D. Power Names Home Security Companies With Highest Customer Satisfaction

J.D. Power Names Home Security Companies With Highest Customer Satisfaction

Smart home features are a key opportunity to driving customer satisfaction with home security systems, according to J.D. Power.

Read: Vivint Parent Company APX Group Holdings Reports Q3 Net Loss

Vivint Parent Company APX Group Holdings Reports Q3 Net Loss

Vivint finished the summer selling season with a 19% year-over-year gain in its direct-to-home sales channel, along with recurring revenue gains.

Read: Vivint Smart Home Products No Longer Sold in Best Buy Stores

Vivint Smart Home Products No Longer Sold in Best Buy Stores

With the end of the co-branded arrangement, Vivint eliminated more than 400 in-store sales positions and related overhead costs.

Read: Alarm.com Prevails in Smart Home Patent Dispute With Vivint

Alarm.com Prevails in Smart Home Patent Dispute With Vivint

The Federal Circuit confirmed a ruling by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board that invalidated claims in a Vivint patent on a method for remotely controlling smart home devices.

Read: Vivint Partners With Google to Give Voice Control to New Customers, Expand Smart Home Suite

Vivint Partners With Google to Give Voice Control to New Customers, Expand Smart Home Suite

Vivint will give two Google Home Mini devices to every new customer and add Nest Thermostat E and Google WiFi to its smart home suite.

Read: Vivint Smart Home Chief Engineering Officer Named Top C-Suite Executive

Vivint Smart Home Chief Engineering Officer Named Top C-Suite Executive

Vivint’s JT Hwang is one of Utah Business magazine’s CXO of the Year honorees for his role in building the company’s Cloud-based smart home platform, among other achievements.

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