Security Cameras 

5 Wire-Free Security Cameras That Will Dominate Home Automation In 2019

Wire-Free security cameras, sometimes known as battery operated surveillance cameras now come with more usable features than traditionally wired security cameras. The newer wire-free versions have 2-way talk capability and can be viewed wirelessly not only from your smartphone but through any flat screen or smart TV by using devices such as Amazon Alexa Fire Stick or Google Chromecast located throughout your home, all with just a voice command. Wire-Free security cameras are battery powered but they are often coupled with a small solar pad that allows them to work…

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The 3 Best Face Recognition Video Doorbells For 2018

Video doorbells have come a long way since Ring video doorbell came into the market a few years ago. Next level features like face recognition and animal awareness are now available from other manufacturer’s 2018 models that will make smart video doorbells the must-have security feature for any home or business entry door. RING was not the first smart doorbell that featured video security but it was revolutionary for being the first video doorbell that was easy to install and its cloud recording came during a time when High-Speed internet…

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Home Automation Security Cameras 

No Installation Required Outdoor Security Cameras

Technology has moved us along to the point where we don’t need a professional installer to install high definition security cameras at our homes and small business. Long lasting battery powered high definition security cameras have now come onto the market and you can install them yourself in minutes. A few of these cameras don’t even require you to have tools or any knowledge of security camera technology to install them yourself. Completely wireless security camera systems are now more affordable than ever and the technology embedded in them allows…

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Security Cameras 

Wired vs Battery Powered Security Cameras

Completely wireless security cameras that worked on battery power alone weren’t even a thing a few years ago. Battery issues meant that you only got a few days worth of recording before a completely wireless camera conked out on you. That all changed in 2012 with security cameras that were introduced to give you up to a year of continuous use on battery power alone. Yes, there are security cameras advertised in the market as wireless but for those camera manufacturers to use the term wireless misleads consumers into thinking that…

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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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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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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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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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Amazon’s Fire TV Device takes on Security Cameras For $39

One of the challenges of installing security cameras for clients is wiring the system so they can view them at other TV locations. The labor cost of wiring plus the equipment made it very expensive especially if the TV is located away at another home or business. Even with wireless cameras, this can be a problem. Also, business clients would ask if they can see their store, warehouse or shop from their home TV which added a large cost to their installation.  Fortunately now, because of Fire TV Stick, you can view…

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Home Automation Mobile Apps 

Innovative Low Cost Home Automation

Open & lock your doors remotely as well as turn on lights and appliances for under $300. View, talk and listen to your HD security camera located at your home or apartment from your mobile phone remotely for under $150 and get security face recognition for free. With little or no monthly fees, Home Automation doesn’t have to be expensive. Share List

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