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Apple HomeKit Secure Video – Is it really secure?

Apple HomeKit Secure Video – Is it really secure?

Scared yet? Apple HomeKit Secure Video is supposed to be the ultimate in privacy and security from Apple. Strong encryption and attention to privacy features are heavily touted as better than other security camera systems. (In Apple's world of mass market consumer...

Smart lock locked you out of your home?

Smart lock locked you out of your home?

What is a smart lock? One of the more popular smart home products is the smart lock. It certainly is tempting to be able to open, close, lock, and unlock your door without having to carry around a notched piece of metal with you at all times. Keys have been around for...

Ultimate CCTV Security Camera Privacy?

Ultimate CCTV Security Camera Privacy?

Scared Yet? I just read another clickbait article trying to scare all of us about CCTV security camera privacy and security. This one mentions some research done by what I’m sure are some decent geeks that found an interesting tidbit. Looking at the Internet traffic...

Time For Password Hygiene?

Time For Password Hygiene?

No Preaching It’s one of those things many of use know about but fail to actually do - paying attention to how we create and use passwords. As many more of us are now working from home, either permanently or temporarily because of the current health crisis, I think it...

Best DIY Security Systems for 2021?

Best DIY Security Systems for 2021?

DIY Burglar Alarms Have Arrived During the past year, do-it-yourself burglar alarms finally matured to become a cost effective and reliable alternative to traditional security systems. First pioneered by smaller brands such as SimpliSafe, many other companies have...