Honeywell TotalConnect Launches SkyBell HD

We are excited to announce that the SkyBell HD is now fully integrated with the Honeywell Total Connect home security platform. With this new release, Total Connect users can now enjoy all the benefits of a SkyBell HD with a single app experience in the Total Connect app. Users also benefit from having a SkyBell HD connected to Honeywell's full security solution - allowing users to connect…

Andrew Thomas

Want to stop a burglar? Think like one!

To stop a break-in to your home, you need to think like a burglar. Knowing when and where burglaries occur is a good place to start. First, most burglaries (74%) are of a residential home. And, most happen during the day (when people are away at work). According to the FBI, in 2014 only 28% of the almost 1.9 million residential burglaries in the U.S. are known to have occurred at night. In mos…

Kevo + SkyBell HD: Control your lock while seeing live video!

We are excited to announce that the SkyBell HD video doorbell is now compatible with the Kevo, Touch-to-OpenTM Smart Lock from Kwikset. The idea of seeing who is at your door from a smartphone and letting them in remotely has been attractive to SkyBell HD and Kevo users – and now it’s possible to link the apps for added convenience. The SkyBell HD - Kevo integration allows a SkyBell HD user…

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Make Your Home Smarter and Safer with IFTTT Recipes

Give your dog a rest! Protect your home by making it smart -- Internet-connected devices and these IFTTT recipes let you customize a sophisticated security system on a small budget. Traditional motion detectors with lights don't tell you anything. They may startle a potential intruder, but the surprise won't last long, and it doesn't provide much of an illusion that someone is home. The sam…

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Honeywell to Add SkyBell HD to Total Connect® 2.0

SkyBell’s mission is to make homes and neighborhoods safer – starting with the front door. We are proud to announce that SkyBell will further that mission by integrating the SkyBell HD* video doorbell with the Honeywell Total Connect® 2.0 Remote Services platform -- allowing access to SkyBell HD activity directly on the Total Connect 2.0 app on an iOS iPhone or iPad device. Honeywell Total…