Connect with Your Home Using Advanced Interactive Services

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Alarm systems today have evolved to do much more than just help protect your home and family. Thanks to advanced interactive services, they let you feel not just protected, but connected. Today, I’m going to talk about how these systems have evolved to keep you more connected with your home, specifically through remote arming and disarming, and notifications….

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Top Four Home Security Trends for 2015

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Another year has come and gone in what seems like a flash. 2014 shaped up to be a big year for home security as it continued to integrate and crossover into the world of smart home technology. There seemed to be a new startup company popping up every month introducing their new take on alarm…

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Top 10 Home Security Stories from 2014

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It’s been quite a year for the U.S. home security industry. As we end the old year and ring in 2015, here’s a brief overview of the topics that made the cut for my Top 10 in 2014. 1. Google Buys Nest for $3.2 Billion — This was one of the biggest stories of the…

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Pet Stolen Reunited with Owner

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There’s no secret that burglars steal cash, jewelry, electronics, guns, and prescription drugs from homes. Any non-cash items can usually be turned into cash quickly and easily, which is what the thieves are really after. A report I just read from Culver City, California shows that there is one other thing that a burglar may take: pets….

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Some Home Security Cameras Susceptible to Hacking

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It seems every day I read another story about a burglar being caught because the homeowner had a security camera in place that captured images of the intruder. More and more burglars are learning the hard way what home security cameras can accomplish, which is a good thing. Not All Home Security Cameras Offer the…

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