The Gate Labs Video Smart Lock Secures and Monitors

Welcome to the Gate smart lock – a front door smart lock that incorporates a traditional keyed deadbolt, multiple access keypad, person identification camera, and two-way audio system all in one. I’ve had this installed on my house for about 2 weeks now, and it’s been an interesting intro to smart home locks.

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Is the Lanmodo Night Vision System good idea?

(There’s an update to this article, which can be read here)

We, as a society, seem to be inundated with cameras. Some are there and we don’t even see them (public security cameras) and others we’re super aware of and interact with (the camera on your phone). Our cars even have cameras, most commonly in the form of a backup camera, and even in the “protect yourself in a crash report” form of a dash cam. Well, what if your dash cam could help you see even better? That’s what the Lanmodo Night Vision System is offering up.

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Light up the night with the Eufy Smart Floodlight

Let’s keep the home security (and self-monitored) theme going, again with our friends from Eufy. Say you’ve already got a video doorbell installed, and now you’re interested to keep an eye on what’s going on out behind your house, or over by the garage. That’s where security lights come in handy, particularly those with motion detectors. But what if you could also wrap a camera in there as well? That’s precisely what the Eufy Smart Floodlight offers.

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Want to watch your surroudings? The Arlo Pro 3 wants to help you do just that

While the camera’s from Nest and Ring are definitely the known names out there (and, well, Ring has some problems), they’re not the only ones out there. In fact, Arlo lays claim to the most popular wireless camera brand out there, and they announced earlier today their newest, the Arlo Pro 3.

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