Home Automation Security Systems 

Homes That Attack Intruders

Not only is it legal in most states, homes that physically attack intruders are increasingly becoming popular among homeowners who are looking to protect more than just their HD TVs.  Art collectors, gun owners and others are turning to an alternative to alarm systems that stops intruders before they have a window of opportunity to rob their home. Along with security cameras that alert you with a picture or video on your mobile phone when someone enters your home unannounced, some homes are equipped with biodegradable pepper spray bombs that…

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Home Automation Security Cameras 

Elderly Care Security Camera

Security cameras can be a part of an affordable home care solution. Keeping watch over your elderly parents or family members with special needs can be a lot easier with a Wyze WiFi camera with 2-way talk communication that you can view and control from any mobile phone or tablet which happens to be my first choice for indoor security cameras for homes because of its affordability and ease of implementing. At $20 to $25 a camera, the best thing about this security camera solution is that it’s affordable. It has some of…

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Featured Security Cameras 

5 Lies And Surprising Facts About Security Cameras

You’ve been told some pretty tall tales about security cameras. Because of slick marketing and Hollywood movies, we’ve all been brainwashed into believing some incredible misinformation about them. You’ll even be surprised about what security cameras can really do that has never been discussed in public or in the media. The following are 5 lies and surprising facts about security cameras you weren’t aware of. Misinformation #1  Law Enforcement can Enhance An Image From Security Video The only image that can be enhanced are images of numbers and alphabets. This technology works great for…

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Security Systems 

The False Alarm Tax

Your city may be on the list for a false alarm tax. Over 80 cities have changed their response policies to burglar alarms, especially when they create false alarms. Cities across the United States are charging heavy fines up to $500 when police are sent on an unverified alarm call that turns out to be a false alarm. So what is an unverified alarm? Any automated alarm that is sent to an alarm company or directly to the police (92% of all alarm calls) is considered an unverified alarm and police…

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Vehicle Security 

500 Dash Cam Installers Needed Now!

Click here to go to Local Deals We happen to be a victim of our own success. We market and sell the best dash cam system for driving and park mode available today and we offer more services than other vendors that sell the same systems. Like – Free hotspot modems and Internet service so our customers, without a monthly fee, can monitor their vehicle from the included mobile app with live videos and notifications if their car or truck is being vandalized. The biggest thing our customers love us…

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Home Automation Security Systems 

Why Ring Video Doorbell Is Still King of all Video Doorbells

Ring.com has proven itself to be the dominant video doorbell manufacturer in the market. Their commercials are in heavy rotation on TV and YouTube is pegged with hundreds of its how-to videos. The incredible amount of venture capital keeps the marketing wheels turning but I credit Ring’s staying power to its ability to add innovative new features to its existing products that enhance an already impressive feature list. Enhancements you just can’t get in other more seemingly better video doorbell devices. Just recently, I wrote an article about alternatives to…

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Crime Index Mobile Apps 

Uber and Lyft Drivers will use Video Footage Against False Claims

If you haven’t heard already, Uber, an app-based transportation network that provides a private taxi service from everyday car owners which was started in San Francisco, California and quickly spread worldwide is receiving severe backlash from their response to the rape allegation of a rider who said that a driver sexually assaulted her during her late-night ride home in New Delhi, India. Since the uproar, several Indian regions along with a few Asian countries like Thailand have quickly banned Uber and its rival Lyft from operating in their cities because it claims that Uber and other car services like them are…

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Featured Security Cameras 

Facebook Catches Criminals with Face Recognition Security Video

Believe it or not, most criminals have social media profiles as well as mug shots online that can be instantly accessed and matched to criminal acts. With the addition of today’s security cameras which have become more affordable with higher video definition that capture faces with more clarity than ever before, giving us more information to work with. The problem is that most police departments are not as savvy as most teenagers and young adults when it comes to using social media as a conduit to track everyone they come…

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Security Cameras 

The 5 Most Important Features A Professional Security Camera Should Have In 2019

We’ve all seen security cameras on websites like eBay, Amazon and a few others that offer fantastic deals on security cameras at ridiculously low prices but most of us don’t know the actual quality of these cameras and the support that they offer. It would seem that most security cameras are the same but in reality, there are vast differences in the type of security camera systems that most people mistake as professional quality cameras. One of the biggest differences happens to be their warranties. A company will definitely stand…

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Vehicle Security 

Which Dash Cam Records When Your Car Is Off

Yes, there is a dash cam system that can record surveillance video around your car or truck when the engine is completely off and parked. Regular dash cams are fine for driving but most of our customers want cameras that automatically record in Park Mode for days when they turn off the engine to their vehicle and leave the car or truck for the night or for a few days. Another feature that is extremely helpful is wireless connectivity. Instead of taking the dash cam out and plugging it into…

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Home Theater 

How Home Theaters Lost Their Wow Factor

There was a time when mentioning a home theater use to conjure up images of grand homes with posh movie rooms that only an exclusive few friends got a chance to experience. Now with the advent of inexpensive large screen televisions, Bluetooth speakers and expanded home theater furniture, many find that their home theater’s lure has vanished. Home theaters use to have a special appeal but now that the main components of that appeal have become more affordable to the average homeowner who has decked out their empty nests into…

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Home Automation Security Cameras 

Ring.com Video Doorbell Alternatives

Ring.com has an innovative Wi-Fi Video doorbell but there are key elements missing from the doorbell unit that some customers find annoying. Here are some of the problems and alternative devices to Ring.com’s camera doorbell. The Ring video doorbell originally started off as a Kickstarter project under the name DoorBot. The release of the unit stuttered a few times because of manufacturing cost and small hurdles in software but the device soon gained heavy backers which gave its R&D enough financing to help solve a lot of issues with the unit…

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Home Automation 

The Most Money Draining Electronic Devices In Your Home

Your electronic devices may be burning up to 35% more power than what it was designed for. They also may be costing you hundreds in repair per year. Refrigerators and mobile phones top the list but they shouldn’t be in the top 5 if we understand one important fact. Today’s devices are programmed to correct themselves and reset to their low energy consumption. Surprisingly, even though our television screens have more than double in size in 10 years, they are actually 30% more efficient than our older tube TVs, even…

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Security Cameras 

HD-TVI Crushes HD-CVI Security Cameras

Everyone is looking for a more affordable option when it comes to high definition security cameras. Professional IP security cameras which are usually installed for corporate consumers are hard to configure, can be highly expensive and live and playback video can playback with a choppy staccato motion. There was a need for high definition analog security cameras since most businesses and some homes still have analog wiring from their old security camera systems and the other reason happens to be that analog systems have a smoother playback with less missed frames of video. HD-SDI was…

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