Tag Archive: Security


Add voice control using a free Echo Dot with these Blink security systems

Upgrade your home security.

Whether you go for the white Blink indoor security cameras or the weather-resistant black Blink XT outdoor cameras, today you can get a free Echo Dot on any available bundle. The Echo Dot is currently $ 29.99 by itself. All you have to do is add it to your cart along with the Blink system you want and you’ll see the $ 29.99 taken off automatically when checking out.

The other nice thing  [Read More…]

December 2018 security patch now rolling out for Pixel devices

Latest patch addresses the Pixel 3 RAM management issues, along with some general improvements for all Pixel devices.

Google is rolling out the last batch of security updates for 2018. Officially announced on December 3, the latest security patch delivers general security patches for some remote and local flaws affecting all Android devices, and also includes a number of updates and fixes specifically targeting Pixel devices.

Google said it would address RAM management issues on the Pixel  [Read More…]

Samsung’s SmartThings ADT wireless home security system has dropped to $100

Protect your home.

The Samsung SmartThings ADT wireless home security DIY starter kit is down to $ 99.99 on Amazon. It had been selling for around $ 300 since early September. Then it dropped to $ 200 in October, and then down to $ 150 earlier this month. This is a new low price and the best we’ve seen.

The starter kit comes with a seven-inch touchscreen security hub, two door and window detectors, and a motion  [Read More…]

Best accessories for your Blink security systems

The Blink security systems are best known for giving you and your family monitored access to the world both inside and outside of your house. However, sometimes you just want to spruce your product up and make it look the best like no camera ever was. Here are some options and how they’ll further improve both the aesthetic and framework of your Blink security system.

Pick a color, any color! Blink XT Covers (Set of 3)

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These are the best accessories for your Arlo Security System

When it comes to keeping an eye on your home, Netgear offers a powerful line of wireless home security cameras under the Arlo brand. These cameras are battery-powered and mountable inside or outside your home, letting you keep tabs on all of your property for added peace of mind. If you’re looking to get more out of your Arlo security cameras, the right accessories can go a long way; here are our favorite Netgear Arlo accessories that include a stylish  [Read More…]

Google details the latest state of Android security, and it looks great

If you install from Google Play, your chances of being compromised are steadily approaching zero.

In the name of transparency, Google has released another Android security report (officially, the Android Ecosystem Security Transparency Report) that details many aspects of exactly how secure different parts of the Android ecosystem are, and how often they’re being exploited in the real world. The goal is of course to show that Android is very secure purely based on the numbers Google  [Read More…]

Have you downloaded the November 2018 security patch?

The patch is steadily rolling out to users as we speak.

Yesterday was November 5, and in the Android world, that means it was a day for a new security patch.

The November 2018 patch was officially released yesterday afternoon, and with it comes the usual assortment of bug fixes and some Pixel-specific tweaks such as improved picture-in-picture performance and enhanced notification stability.

Looking through the Android Central forums, it looks like most people have already gotten  [Read More…]

Help your Arlo Security Light reach its full potential with these team-ups!

Home security cameras can give you a much better look at who keeps cutting through your backyard if you can get some light on them. The Arlo Security Light is a wire-free smart light that’s weatherproof and can be mounted over any walkway, porch, backyard, or hunting blind on your property. Now, this little light can do a lot on its own, but it can do so much more if you combine it with some sensible accessories and fellow smart  [Read More…]

Set yourself free with wire-free security cameras from Netgear Arlo

Best answer: Yes, you should probably spring for a wire-free camera. Unless you know you’re never going to want a security camera outside, you should probably invest in Arlo’s weatherproof indoor/outdoor wire-free cameras.

Amazon: Arlo Pro 2 ($ 380)

What does “wire-free” on an Arlo camera mean?

Netgear classifies its cameras into two broad categories: powered and wire-free. Powered cameras are security cameras that are traditionally powered by a standard cable, while wire-free cameras are not  [Read More…]

Save 15% off Blink indoor and outdoor HD security cameras

Don’t blink, you might miss this deal.

Add some extra security to your home with 15% off a Blink camera system today. Whether you need hooking up with indoor security cameras or a weatherproof system for protecting the area around your home, this limited-time sale has got you covered.

Blink’s Indoor line of cameras offer motion detection, instant 720p HD recording and notifications straight to your smartphone. You can also check in on your home in real  [Read More…]