ADT announced their Canopy service marking their entrance into the IoT space. Through Canopy ADT will be providing professional monitoring services for select smart home devices. Learn more about how Canopy works and its compatible devices.
Home Security Systems
SimpliSafe Home Security and LiveWatch Security are two well-known wireless DIY home security providers that offer inexpensive, low commitment home security solutions to consumers. But which one is better? Find out as we let these two companies battle it out in our head to head comparison and analysis. Find out who wins and who you should choose to protect your family.
ADT helped establish the home security industry while Protect America helped bring about the second wave of innovation with their wireless DIY approach. Which one should you choose to protect your home and family? Find out in our head-to-head comparison of these two alarm companies.
Both leaders in the DIY wireless home security space, Frontpoint and SimpliSafe took radically different approaches to delivering a more modern home security solution that better met the needs and lifestyle of today’s homeowners. Find out which one delivers a better product and experience as our experts put these two companies in a head-to-head, winner-take-all comparison.
Two of the biggest names in the home security space, Vivint and ADT are put head-to-head in our one on one comparison to see which one has what it takes to stand on top as the biggest and best in home security. Find out who the real heavyweight is.
Are free home security system deals too good to be true? Get the facts from our industry expert before you put the security and safety of your home and family in the hands of one of these security systems. Don’t make a decision you’ll regret. See what our expert has to say right now.
A few years ago, most people would not recognize the name Frontpoint. Today, the company is recognized as a leading competitor to ADT. Find out how Frontpoint managed to take on the security giant and how the two companies stack up against one another.
At opposite ends of the security spectrum, stand the oldest provider, ADT and a relatively new name in the industry, SimpliSafe. When you compare their business philosophy, approach to security and their customers -- which one comes out on top? Find out in our head to head comparison.
300,000 SimpliSafe customers are unsafe according to a recent security advisory presented by IOActive’s senior security consultant Dr. Andrew Zonenberg. SimpliSafe systems can be hacked and PINs retrieved allowing thieves to disarm the system and enter without tripping an alarm. Customers have little recourse right now; the vulnerability cannot be fixed by OTA update so they will have to wait for SimpliSafe to provide updated replacement base stations and keypads. Learn more about this disturbing announcement and what you can do to protect your home if you’re a SimpliSafe customer.
ADT Corporation today announced their board had unanimously approved Apollo Global Management’s offer to acquire the company. Apollo agreed to pay $42 per share, a 56% premium on ADT stock. Joining forces with another recent Apollo acquisition, ADT will be merged with Protection1 and the new company will maintain the ADT brand and corporate location.