Scout gives you choices, but its four-product line-up is actually pretty limited in comparison to Samsung's security- and home-automation-minded SmartThings.
From smart locks to smart lights, we've reviewed all kinds of connected home products this year. This category is growing rapidly, but here are our favorites so far.
Canary is packed with solid hardware, but it doesn't add up to a device we'd want to depend on.
Netgear's Arlo is your answer to un-tethered indoor and outdoor DIY home security -- just make sure you have spare batteries handy.
Honeywell is unveiling a home security system complete with voice control capabilities and a touchscreen display at CES 2015.
Home security options are evolving rapidly, but SimpliSafe is one of our current favorites. If you want a comprehensive, easy-to-use system that features live monitoring, you'll have a hard time finding a better option at a better price.
People Power introduces hardware accessories to its existing app-based security system via Indiegogo.
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Extra features make Withings Home an attractive webcam or baby monitor, but its inability to store footage and a trigger-happy motion sensor maker it much less useful as a security camera.
Ion plans to add alert functionality to its Ion the Home camera eventually; in the meantime, you'll have to monitor your live feed 24/7 to get any real security benefits.
The Novi security system can detect smoke and motion and send you photos of triggered events with its built-in HD camera.
AT&T's Digital Life and Drive platforms are joining forces so you can tap into your home security and automation set up straight from your car.