For easy, seamless DIY home security and automation integration, look no further than the Piper NV.
Don't expect Piper's slight build to mean that it's short on performance. This $239 all-in-one security system offers a great value for smaller homes and budding DIYers.
By joining iControl's OpenHome smart home certification program, Lowe's hope to make it easier for its customers to know which devices will work on its Iris Smart Home Management System.
Blacksumac's $239 Piper all-in-one DIY home security system will add some variety to iControl's current software-based offerings.
Hopeful smart-home player Icontrol partners with crowdfunding provider Indiegogo to launch the OpenHome Labs.
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