“I shall return” MacArthur Park in Philippines | Mr. Locksmith

“I shall return” MacArthur Park in Philippines | Mr. Locksmith For further information go to Mr. Prolock website. I (Terry Whin-Yates) had a fun trip to the Philippines and I visited where General MacArthur made his historic landing in Leyte Philippines in the MacArthur. On October 20, 1944, a few hours after his troops landed, MacArthur waded […]

New Samsung SmartThings Wifi Melds Home Automation Hub with Plume Mesh Wi-Fi

‘Next iteration’ of Samsung Connect Home is full-fledged SmartThings hub with ZigBee and Z-Wave, plus mesh Wi-Fi from Plume, featuring ‘AI-based network optimization.’ New $15 ZigBee home-automation ‘Button’ launched.

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Security dealer hires full-time ‘independent’ 1099 salesman who gets bit by a dog during a sales call. Who is liable for medical expenses and lost wages?

40% of All ADT Clients Now Use ADT Pulse

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Thanks in part to an increase of security camera and thermostat sales, Alarm.com was able to exceed $100 million in total revenue for the first time in company history.

Crestron Powered Outdoor Party Space Keeps the Family Safe and Jacuzzi Bubbling

A massive retractable canopy and ultra-amenable automation system let the owners of this outdoor space enjoy A/V come rain or shine.

Vector Security Opens Retail Outlet With Focus on Smart Home and Security Tech

The 2,300-square-foot store features security demos and smart home automation technology, like the company’s own Amazon Alexa skills used to control smart locks, lighting, and HVAC.

Arlo Stock Surges 38% After IPO

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Honeywell DIY, Alexa Enabled Smart Home Security System Now Available

Honeywell’s DIY system features an integrated 1080p wide-angle HD camera with night vision, 145-degree viewing, and facial recognition.

Control4’s new Intercom Anywhere ‘Elevates the Smart Doorbell’

Unlike typical smart doorbells, Control4’s Intercom Anywhere ecosystem allows users to activate home automation scenes directly through the app, and communicate across Control4 touchscreens, video door stations and mobile apps.