The Baby Boomers have always been an independently minded generation. Even as they become senior citizens—at the rate of 10,000 a day—that's not changing. Committed to their families and communities, the vast majority of aging adults—87 percent — want to remain living at home, for as long as possible. Maintaining this independence will require care and support, particular for older adults aged 75...

  The more a smart thermostat knows, the more useful it is. When it knows what you're doing, it can make smarter decisions in real time, which translate into more energy savings that don't impact your comfort at home. However, most thermostats don't know a lot. Confined to one room, they have limited information about your activity. This makes it hard for them to adapt to your schedule and ...

  If your kitchen door was left open, you would want to know about, right? And, you know you can't always depend on your neighbors. Never be out of the know. With our smarter home platform powered by Alarm.com, you can received customized notifications about any device on the your system. With our system, you could arm your alarm system, lock your door, turn out your lights, set back your th...

Keys have been with us for a long time. The ancient Egyptians were the first to secure their doors with keyed locks—with the first instance of a lost key doubtless occurring soon after. While lock technology has always evolved, only recently did it become smart enough to ditch those keys altogether. Thanks to smart home security technology, we can now enjoy keyless convenience with better awarene...

With so much activity around your front door, it requires smarter home security technology to keep it secure but also convenient to access. Now, Alarm.com gives you even more awareness and control of front door activity with the Alarm.com Wi-Fi Doorbell Camera, Skybell HD Edition. The smart doorbell camera is completely integrated into your smart home security system, letting you see who's at the...

Picking the right home security system can be confusing. Consider all the questions. Which brand is better? Should I use a professional installer? Are all home security apps the same? What's the best security company? There's a lot to discover. To save you time, and to help you get the most protection, ease of use and everyday value, we've narrowed things down to seven essential things to know. ...