Dropcam unveils new people detection software and Tabs motion sensor hardware.
In deal independent from Google, smart-device maker buys startup to expand its brand into home security and video monitoring.
The successful startup is reaching out to developers for open platform collaborations.
The Web giant has considered the connected camera startup as the connected-home market heats up, according to The Information.
The Samsung SmartCam HD Pro is a very good IP camera, but Dropcam Pro still has it beat in terms of durability, app design, and overall video quality.
Samsung's newest IP camera is full of features, but skimps.
The Dropcam Pro dramatically improves on the company's already impressive previous generation wireless home-monitoring camera.
Dropcam's next-generation networked video camera uses an all-glass lens and larger image sensor to produce sharper images
You and I might see flashy new Web-cam hardware, but the maker sees the centerpiece of the connected smart home.
San Francisco startup says it will use the funds to accelerate hardware and software product plans.