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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.
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.
Canary is packed with solid hardware, but it doesn't add up to a device we'd want to depend on.
Myfox's camera is pretty good, although there are better options out there -- and the whole system is seriously overpriced. Don't get it.
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.
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.
Drone Mobile's RSD-3AS kit lets you start your car remotely, track it and get notified if someone takes it for a ride.
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.
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