Nest brings crisp design and smart features -- connected and otherwise -- to the humble smoke detector. You don't absolutely need the Nest Protect, but it's fine to admit you want one.
Home security options are evolving rapidly, but SimpliSafe is one of our current favorites. If you want a comprehensive, easy-to-use system that features live monitoring, you'll have a hard time finding a better option at a better price.
Your online personal information may be in jeopardy because of a recently discovered security bug called Heartbleed. Some of the most popular Web sites are vulnerable and working to address the problem. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on what you can do to protect your data.
A new security bug means that people all across the Web are vulnerable to having their passwords and other sensitive data stolen. Here's what consumers can do to protect themselves.
With its reliability, its overall ease of use, and its undeniable value, the iSmartAlarm is an intriguing, legitimate alternative in home security, especially for small-home owners and budget-minded consumers.
The official Twitter apps for iOS offer reliable performance and slick design, but power users may find themselves wanting more.
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If your heart sinks every time your favourite Web service has its passwords hacked, protect your growing list of log-ins wiith LastPass.
The chances of encountering a malware-bearing ad on your phone or tablet are increasing. But blocking ads on mobile is neither easy nor very effective. Here's a better approach to ad-blocking on your device.
You can bypass the SSL vulnerability in OS X with a couple of temporary changes, until a software fix is made available.
If you want a system with excellent cameras, Oplink Security's TripleShield package definitely merits consideration -- but we're not convinced it's worth $19.99 per month.