Tag Archive: Door


Chamberlain’s $60 MyQ smart hub adds advanced control to your garage door

Control it from anywhere!

You can grab this Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Door opener for just $ 59.99 at Amazon. This is a price-match from Home Depot that we shared a couple days ago. The MyQ normally sells for around $ 80, and it has never gone lower than $ 65 on Amazon before. This is one of the best deals ever, including previous Black Friday sales.

It’s compatible with most garage door openers made after 1993  [Read More…]

Chamberlain’s $60 MyQ smart hub adds advanced control to your garage door

Control it from anywhere!

You can grab this Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Door opener for just $ 59.98 at Home Depot. The MyQ sells for $ 80 on Amazon, and we’ve never seen it go lower than $ 65 there. This is one of the best deals ever, including previous Black Friday sales.

It’s compatible with most garage door openers made after 1993 that have standard safety sensors, so you won’t need to replace the whole opener  [Read More…]

This $138 ultra-quiet garage door opener can be controlled from your phone

Make everything smarter!

Amazon currently has Chamberlain’s B550 smartphone-controlled garage door opener kit on sale for $ 138, which is $ 61 less than it normally sells for. This is a full replacement for your existing garage door opener, motor and all. It has Chamberlain’s MyQ technology built right in, which allows you to remotely control it using just your smartphone from anywhere with the free Android and iOS app.

This kit comes with the motor and  [Read More…]

Exclusive: Epic’s first Fortnite installer had a wide open door for hackers

The exact problem we expected to happen, happened.

Google has just publicly disclosed that it discovered an extremely serious vulnerability in Epic’s first Fortnite installer for Android that allowed any app on your phone to download and install anything in the background, including apps with full permissions granted, without the user’s knowledge. Google’s security team first disclosed the vulnerability privately to Epic Games on August 15, and has since released the information publicly following confirmation from Epic  [Read More…]

Open your home’s door with your smartphone and the $200 August Smart Lock Pro bundle

Don’t miss out on this all-time low price.

This August Smart Lock Pro bundle is down to $ 199.99 on Amazon for a limited time. The Smart Lock Pro sells for $ 230 by itself, and this bundle also includes the August Connect, which is $ 63 separately. This set has never dropped this low before until today.

The bundle includes a few other things like a DoorSense sensor, adapters and mounting hardware, as well.

The 3rd-gen  [Read More…]

Lock your door from your phone with the $100 August 2nd-gen smart lock

The door should be the smartest part of your home.

The 2nd gen August Smart Lock is down to $ 99.99 on Amazon. This is a match of Best Buy’s daily deal, bringing it back down to the lowest price we’ve seen on the popular smart lock.

The third generation August Smart Lock is more than $ 200 right now, and even when it goes on sale doesn’t drop below $ 180. You’re still getting plenty of  [Read More…]

Nest Hello will work with Google Home to announce who’s actually at the door

You’ll just have to teach it a tad.

In hindsight, this one should have been obvious. And maybe Nest spelled it out explicitly and I just missed it. But in any event, let’s codify it here.

Nest Hello — the upcoming video doorbell from the company best known for its thermostats and cameras — will work with Google Home (and Google Home Mini — really, with Google Assistant) to announce who’s at your door. That is, it’ll recognize who’s there thanks  [Read More…]

Open your door with just a touch using the $210 Kwikset Kevo

This smart lock offers multiple ways to get into your home without a key while keeping it secure when you’re away!

Update: The last deal we shared on this smart lock saw the Venetian Bronze color drop to $ 200. This deal applies to the Satin Nickel version and sees it drop to $ 210, which is a great price.

The Kwikset Kevo 2nd generation touch-to-open Bluetooth smart lock is down to $ 210 on Amazon right now.  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8 release could land as late as April 28, opening door for LG G6 sales

Timing is everything in the high-end smartphone world.

We now have a set-in-stone announce date of March 29 for the Galaxy S8, but the actual release date for the phone hitting retailers is still in flux. A report from VentureBeat claims Samsung may wait just shy of a full month after announcement to release the Galaxy S8 on April 29.

That’s a week later than the first expected release of April 21, which in itself is about a week  [Read More…]

Nest Cam update literally shows you the door

An update to the Nest app for Android makes some big improvements to notifications using machine learning.

It sounds like a bad joke, but thanks to advancements in machine learning, Nest is now able to automatically add “activity zones” for doors, something that had to be done manually before now.

The company announced the software update for its Nest Cam line, which includes the excellent Nest Outdoor Cam, along with a number of notification improvements to its  [Read More…]