With GPS smartwatches, why do people still go for a run with their smartphone? Oh, wait. That’s right. They need it to access their main door with their phone. This, of course, applies to folks who had smart lock installed.
Those looking for a sleek smart lock to complement their sleek homes may want to take a look at the newly revealed August Wi-Fi Smart Lock.
How many times have you look at smart lock, only to turn away by the hassle of installing it? I’ll be honest. I have, like so many times. However, I may not turn away Gimdow – thanks to its promise of “hassle-free” installation.
Keyless entry, or more correctly ‘smart lock’, for home is old news. The market is chock full of them, but for some reasons, this new entrant called KeyWe has the Internet going gaga. It is on its last leg on Kickstarter and already, it is nearly 1,600 percent funded. Holy… The campaign is said to […]
Schlage Sense Smart Deadbolt, which is previously only compatible to iOS and HomeKit, is now compatible Android smartphone. In addition, Schlage also announced a separately available Schlage Sense WiFi Adapter that would enable you to connect Sense to your home WiFi network to control it from anywhere with an Android smartphone and Apple devices via […]
There’s surely no shortage of smart lock at this point, but there’s just one nagging problem: most of these so-called smart locks rely on WiFi and we all know how that’s not the coolest way. One thing for sure, if your WiFi conks out due to power outage or whatnot, you are pretty much stranded […]
Door lock has come a long way. Through the years, mankind has used all sort of locking to secure their pad, ranging from key lock to numeric pad to biometric scan, and now what? Even voice? Apparently, so, starting with Schlage Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt with Amazon Alexa integration. How exactly it works is not clear. […]
Smart lock is not exactly new. In fact, it has become a common commodity like your regular locks, but ask yourself this: why hasn’t we see a huge adoption? I think it is due to the insecurity most people (read: people like me) had with regard to wireless technology. I belong to skeptic camp. Even […]
Yes. You heard that right. Sony is also in the business of smart lock, which at this point, is probably going to draw some skepticism after the lapse in security that resulted in the hacking fiasco last week – even the two security systems are largely different. But judging from the support it has gathered […]
traditional dead bolt is as good as dead. why else do you think we have home alarm? because most people didn’t think their doors would hold out intruders, especially with so many “free tips” on how to pick a lock circulating on the Internet. what you need is a lock that can’t be picked. a […]