Tag: Home Security

Meet ‘Streety,’ An App That Lets You Stream Your Neighbors’ Security Cameras

The importance of home and neighborhood safety can be supplemented by security camera footage shared via a private network. Streety is programmed to safely share and request video from users within a community.

Smart Home January 9, 2018

Haven App By Edward Snowden Transforms Android Phones Into Mobile Home Security Systems

Haven is a free app that can turn any Android smartphone into a home security system. The app, which was released by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, utilizes the array of sensors included in all smartphones to provide protection.

Apps/Software December 23, 2017

Nest Cam IQ Camera Employs Face Recognition For Smarter Home Monitoring: Price, Features And Availability

Nest unveiled a new home securiy camera called the Nest Cam IQ, designed for the indoors. The Nest Cam IQ boasts advanced features such as 4K video recording, facial recognition and more, and it's currently up for preorder in the United States.

Gadgets May 31, 2017

Ring Video Doorbell Pro Will Ship Late April: Advanced Motion Detection, Night Vision And Other Features

The startup Ring took the wraps off the Video Doorbell Pro, showcasing configurable motion-detection zones, 1080p camera resolution, 5 Ghz Wi-Fi on top of the 2.4 GHz and swappable faceplates, to name a few.

FUTURE TECH March 17, 2016

Netatmo Presence Smart Surveillance Camera Can Tell If It’s An Intruder Or Your Cat Lurking Outside Your Home

The Netatmo Presence is no ordinary smart security camera. It can recognize whether the object it detected is a person, an animal or a vehicle thanks to a deep learning system called Smart-Sight.

Smart Home January 8, 2016

Kaspersky Shows Vulnerability Of IoT Devices: How Criminals Can Exploit Google Chromecast, IP Cameras And Home Security Systems

Researchers from Kaspersky examined four Internet of Things devices, including the Google Chromecast, to check their security measures. Alarmingly, it is very much possible to breach the devices and the smart homes that utilize them.

Apps/Software November 9, 2015

Perch Transforms Android, Windows, OS X Devices Into Home Security Cameras

Perch allows users to utilize USB-based webcams, smartphones, tablets and laptops as cameras for a home security camera system. There will be no need for users to purchase new hardware, as there would surely be some of these devices lying around unused in the house.

Apps/Software October 26, 2015

Angee Is The First Truly Autonomous Home Security System

A Kickstarter campaign has been started for what is being called the world's first truly autonomous home security system. The system is called Angee, and it turns itself on or off based on where the user is and has a motion tracking camera.

Gadgets October 9, 2015

Butterfleye Is A Home Security Camera That Captures Moments That Matter (Less Creepy Style)

The Indegogo campaign for Butterfleye, a new smart home security camera, already exceeded its $100,000 funding goal by 326% over the first 10 hours.

FUTURE TECH August 26, 2015

FCC Filing Suggests Nest Could Unveil Dropcam Replacement Next Week

Nest's Bluetooth-enabled camera may debut at its press event slated for June 17.

June 12, 2015

ADT Partners With LG And Nest To Make Your Smart Home More Secure

ADT announced new partnerships and new enhancements on its product and platform to bring bolder home security solutions to customers.

FUTURE TECH May 16, 2015

5 Videos for Tapping Tech to Secure the Home

Home security is important for any homeowner or renter, and there are many ways to ensure no one can enter your home without your permission. Here are five videos that will help you keep your home secure.

Gadgets November 20, 2014

Nest Labs acquires Dropcam. Google is now officially into home security

Nest Labs acquires Dropcam, a Wi-Fi camera startup with a cloud storage service. Google is now officially into home security.

Deals June 21, 2014

Google now wants to keep your home secure with Dropcam buy

Home security is the next logical step for Google after acquiring Nest, and it appears the company is ready to go down this route with a rumored planned acquisition of Dropcam.

Business May 29, 2014

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