DMP Security System Integrates with Ring Video Doorbells
Article
DMP security panels already integrate with home-automation devices through the company's Virtual Keypad. At ISC West 2018, the company announced integration with Ring Video Doorbells.
Into the Fog of IoT
Article
Opinion
IoT devices, sensors, and systems tend to be so widely distributed that a central computing model doesn’t work. Enter the fog model.
ICYMI through November 12, 2018
News
Now that the video from the IoT Day party has been “lost” everyone is breathing a sigh of relief (see last week’s ICYMI for a shenanigans report).
Lutron to Acquire ‘Natural Light’ Maker Ketra
News
Lutron takes its first-ever step into light source/bulb manufacturing with agreement to buy Ketra's 'natural light' solutions that emulate daylight in interior spaces.
Article
The Zuckerberg hearing has us wondering if AV integrators know just how much their customers put in their hands. Here are some critical data privacy tips.
HTSA Touts Home Wellness as Next Big Thing in Lighting, IAQ, Acoustics, Home Automation
Article
Don’t call it a buying group; the Home Technology Specialists of America ‘trade consortium’ welcomes record attendance to its spring conference, where emerging technology such as Delos’ DARWIN home health/wellness platform, energy management were highlighted.
Article
Success Story
One MSP’s approach to securing the unmanageable: IoT devices.
ThingWorthy
IoT Playbook Insight: According to The Register, Microsoft dives into Internet of Things (IoT) hardware design, which they plan to license free to vendors. Nice. The chip has a dedicated security chip. Nice.
How to Know Whether IoT Devices Are Safe
Article
Opinion
IoT security requires different strategies than conventional IT.
Review: Kwikset Obsidian Lock Delivers Style and Safety
Review
Combining contemporary style with smart home capabilities, the Kwikset Obsidian lock installs easily and looks great.

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