Because let's face it: keys are dumb.
With Wi-Fi and Bluetooth built right in, not to mention NFC compatibility, the Lockitron can bring your deadbolt to life.
Call it DIY crowdfunding. The pair behind a Net-connected house lock raised funds on their own after Kickstarter barred home improvement projects
Put away the keychain. The upcoming $149 Lockitron box wants to let you swipe your smartphone to open your door.
Lockitron is a new gadget that lets you lock and unlock any of your doors with your phone, from anywhere in the world.
Goji's Indiegogo backers will have to wait a little longer for their smart locks to ship.
Lockmakers Kwikset and Weiser tease a new door lock with Unikey's smartphone-based locking tech.
Scout is a customizable home security system similar to SimpliSafe, with a couple of intriguing extras.
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The Sentri home security system packs an HD camera, a motion detector, and all sorts of environmental sensors into its sharp-looking frame.
August is another entrant into the smart lock market. Its relatively low $199 price makes it an appealing option for DIY home automation fans.