Understanding the various reviews and rating systems that evaluate home security providers may seem like learning a new language composed of letters, numbers and stars – and don’t forget about context. In any language, context means a lot. Today we take a closer look at the world of business reviews to see how well they
Is a home security system a good investment? Even if you don’t think of math as your strongest subject, you should have little or no trouble analyzing some of the objective evidence. So tell your inner accountant to blow the dust off the old ledger, because it’s time to talk numbers. What home security costs
How has the industry managed to grow when so many consumers are cutting back? At the risk of attributing anything positive to the Great Recession, at least the country’s economic struggles have inspired more people to be cautious consumers. Carefree splurging is out and careful cost/benefit analysis is in, on every kind of purchase from
A hacker digitally invades a wealthy couple’s home automation system and uses the high-tech amenities to wreak havoc, with fatal results. This scenario comes from a recent episode of the futuristic police drama “Almost Human” – although some dire pronouncements might create the impression that it could be coming soon to a smart-home to you.
The one-two punch of winter storms that recently swept across large portions of the country raises an all-too-relevant question for home security system users: Does no electricity mean no security? The answer – hopefully every bit as relevant – is not necessarily. The frigid weather system that blasted the Southern U.S. and the Eastern Seaboard
An official in San Jose, California, wants to use private security cameras to fight crime.
Home security was a hot topic in the UK this past week – Winston Churchill would approve.
Home security and home automation products made their big debuts at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES).