Security Tech at CES 2013

The recent CES was host to some amazing new security-related innovations–both in terms of new upstarts bringing sleeker and more cost-effective solutions as well as security industry titans upping their game by forging relationships with other sectors, as well as adopting newer technologies in their monitored systems.

ISmart Alarm Home Security – The Upstart

This interesting new product allows you to monitor your home through your smartphone.  With a starting cost of $75 and no monthly fees, they may be poised to make a dent in the more expensive options.  The ISA is going to be especially attractive to renters living in spaces where owners won’t allow for security system installation.

ADT – Home Security Titan Expands

Not to be outdone by more cost-effective (but less security-effective) options, ADT gives people more reasons to pay for their monthly monitoring services.  With recent upgrades to ADT Pulse (adopting a voice app, remote garage control and wireless platform), and partnerships with Ford, McAfee Continue reading