2818 Results for

howto-security

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People Power Presence Security Pack

This Security Pack sensor kit does a great job of extending the functionality and usefulness of the Presence DIY home-monitoring app, but most will find the cost is too steep for what it delivers.

May 26, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 14, 2015

MSRP: $299.00

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Nest Cam

Given that Nest Cam and Dropcam Pro are pretty similar, it doesn't make a lot of sense for existing users to replace their Pro. But, budding DIYers searching for a high-res live streaming camera really can't beat Nest Cam.

June 16, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating on June 26, 2015
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Canary Smart Home Security Device

Canary is packed with solid hardware, but it doesn't add up to a device we'd want to depend on.

September 27, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating on April 4, 2015
3 stars User rating out of 14 reviews
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Myfox Smart Home Security System

Myfox's camera is pretty good, although there are better options out there -- and the whole system is seriously overpriced. Don't get it.

July 9, 2015

2.5 stars Editors' rating on July 16, 2015
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Oco HD Wi-Fi Camera

The Oco HD Wi-Fi Camera is an OK midpriced security camera that manages to differentiate itself from the identical form factor of the ArcSoft Simplicam by way of its adaptable video stream and lower cloud subscription fees.

March 5, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating on March 6, 2015
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Netgear Arlo Smart Home Security Kit

Netgear's Arlo is your answer to un-tethered indoor and outdoor DIY home security -- just make sure you have spare batteries handy.

November 5, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 2, 2015
3 stars User rating out of 4 reviews
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Honeywell Lyric Home Security System

Honeywell is unveiling a home security system complete with voice control capabilities and a touchscreen display at CES 2015.

December 29, 2014

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Drone Mobile RSD-3AS remote start and security

Drone Mobile's RSD-3AS kit lets you start your car remotely, track it and get notified if someone takes it for a ride.

January 4, 2015

MSRP: $549.99

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Scout Home Security System

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.

April 24, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 16, 2014
2 stars User rating out of 1 reviews
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GoldKey Secure Communicator

Make calls, answer emails and download apps from the Google Play store without a smartphone.

January 8, 2015

MSRP: $399.95