Meet Point, the Home Security System That Does Without Invasive Cameras

If there’s anything Insecam (the cams have since been removed, btw) have taught us, is that our privacy could be on the line when using security cameras, in particular, IP cameras. That said, if you’re paranoia about having digital eyes inside your home, then we think Point Home Security Device may be a perfect alternative. …

NETGEAR Enters Home Security Market with True Wireless Arlo Smart Home Security Camera Kit

Home security. It seems like fate had us covering a little more security products than usual, but hey, you probably worked your ass off to up keep the home and own everything that’s within, so the last thing you want is to have it violated and have stuff taken away by some punks. Though we’re …

BeON Smart Light Bulb Wants to Keep Burglars Out of Your Home by Replaying Your Lighting Habit

We are seeing a trend in home security system in recent times. Home security started with reactive systems like security cameras and even pepper spray (yes, even pepper spray) as the preferred methods of monitoring your home, but obviously, waiting for burglars to pull a B&E on your beloved home isn’t the best of the …

Kuna Wants to Prevent Home Break-ins Even Before it can Happen

There are two major types of home security: passive and proactive. Needless to say, the latter is what everybody strives for, but still, we find manufacturers are more incline to sell motion sensors and security cameras, then trying to prevent the break-ins in the first place. But how do you even prevent a break-in when …

With Haven Smart Lock, You Can Ram, Kick and Batter the Door, But You Still Can’t Get In

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 …

What We Have Missed: Day 224, Week 33 Year 2014

Daft Punk ‘Human After All‘ Remix Album Released Worldwide After 8 Years patience is a virtue and the case of Daft Punk‘s fans that might very well be true. first released in 2006, the LP was then a Japan exclusive, which made it a hard to get copy, but 8 years on, Daft Punk has …

Blink Brings New Meaning To Wireless Home Monitor By Doing Without Power Cable Altogether

we love the idea of home monitors, but loathe the fact that most such cameras can’t do without cables. sure, most of them, if not all, are wireless. honestly, most people of today will be offended if they aren’t wireless, but are they really wireless? well, sadly, not so. the cameras have to be powered …

ARCHOS Smart Home Joins The Connected Home Segment Using Extended Range Bluetooth

by now we are familiar with the concept of smart or connected home. today’s connected home relies on existing home wireless network, but today ARCHOS breaks the norm by using Bluetooth Smart (aka Bluetooth LE) with its first connected home product, the ARCHOS Smart Home. the French tech company managed to overcome a couple of …

Personal Drone Detection System Keeps (Flying) Prying Eyes Out Of Your Home

are you dronephobic? no? you really should cos’ most drones today are not only easily accessible, easy to fly, but they are well capable of carrying cameras and a host of other surveillance equipment that could invade your privacy. surely, no one would enjoy staying away their backyards or keep their curtains drawn just to …

Dropcam Tabs Keep Tabs On What’s Happening In Your Home

for all intents and purposes security cameras are not the first line of defense in home security because you won’t know what’s really going on unless you stare at the live feed the whole time. sure, there are motion detection IP cameras around (we have one around here), but it only triggers when the subject …