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Home Security is the Key to the Smarthome

Wed, 03 Feb 2016
We came across this survey conducted by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC and CNET. They offer a ton of stats related to the Smarthome and what is driving adoption. Of those surveyed currently using ....
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5 Android Apps In Case Of An Emergency

Fri, 11 Dec 2015
Home Security secures your home, but there are a number of free Apps that can help you in the case of emergencies that aren't directly related to a home intrusion. Here are 5 Apps that would ma....
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Satisfaction With DIY Is Up For Home Security, But Down For Cameras

Sat, 03 Oct 2015
 DIY Home Security is trending upwards for consumer satisfaction, but DIY cameras are headed in the other direction. Or so says a recent report by Argus, as reported by Security Systems News. ....
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Why Zigbee Is The Right Choice For Home Security Systems

Tue, 15 Sep 2015
Zigbee and Home Security Systems to together quite nicely, and it looks like we at Korner are not the only ones who think so. RDMag just released an analytical perspective on the choice of wireless....
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A Geo-Fence Patent for Home Security? Come on...

Thu, 10 Sep 2015
Using geo-fencing for home security is a great idea. At Korner, it is squarely on our roadmap. But apparently a patent has just been filed that will presumably preclude us from adding, and our user....
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No Mention Of HomeKit at Apple-a-palooza

Wed, 09 Sep 2015
Us Smarthome nerds were eagerly anticipating what would come next for HomeKit at today's Apple Fest. Unfortunately, not a word. Lots about AppleTV though, with Tim Cook professing that TV will ....
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The Internet of Way Too Many Things

Tue, 08 Sep 2015
The Smarthome is becoming the Internet of Way Too Many Things, or so says Allison Arieff in a New York Times editorial recently. Among other items, she points out the questionable value behind a co....
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Korner Addresses Zigbee Security Flaws

Mon, 31 Aug 2015
Researchers successfully exploited Zigbee Security flaws that would compromise Smart Home devices. According to Network World, researchers at Black Hat and Def Con identified vulnerabilities that c....
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Home Security - Is Amazon Sneaking In The Back Door?

Wed, 26 Aug 2015
Amazon has been notably absent from home security, and the smarthome in general. But with their release of Echo, speculation began to emerge about their strategy for in-home products. Amazon has be....
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Everybody Is Worried About Data Security in the Home

Mon, 24 Aug 2015
One would think that Data Security and Home Security went hand in hand. But not necessarily, as we've discussed before. A recent study suggests that these data breaches are of concern to about ....
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