Category Archives: Home Security

RIP Revolv: Nest shuts down the smart home hub it bought two years ago – CNET

RIP Revolv: Nest shuts down the smart home hub it bought two years ago – CNET Enlarge Image<div id="c4eecab1-9f8e-4c66-a9b8-5a137954df24" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> The Revolv Smart Home Hub. Ry Crist/CNET Revolv’s days are officially numbered. Less than two years after it was acquired by Alphabet-owned Nest Labs, the Revolv Smart Home Hub will cease to

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Amazon Alexa is no sous chef – CNET

Amazon Alexa is no sous chef – CNET Enlarge Image<div id="a605aa98-195b-467b-ba27-72e552d04854" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> Thanks to an integration with Domino’s, you can ask Alexa to order a pizza for you. But it gets more difficult if you want to make your own. Chris Monroe/CNET Alexa can order you a pizza, but your options are

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Konica Minolta to buy Mobotix

Konica Minolta to buy Mobotix TOKYO—Meet the newest outsider to enter the security industry: Konica Minolta, a $9 billion provider of office equipment and optical systems, has signed an agreement to acquire video surveillance provider Mobotix. Konica Minolta today announced an agreement to purchase 65 percent of Mobotix shares from company founder Ralf Hinkel. Konica

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