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Keeping your home safe has become easier than ever thanks to smart home technology. Whether it’s just a few home security cameras or a full-on security system, Digital Trends offers the latest reviews, news, and guides to help anyone navigate personal or business security.

Eufy Floodlight Camera 2 Pro turned on and installed on side of building.

Anker finally admits to Eufy security camera issues

Eufy cameras have seen several security issues over the past few months, and Anker has officially come forward to discuss how it's protecting users' privacy.
A person pressing the Arlo Video Doorbell.

The best video doorbells for 2023

The Blink Wired Floodlight installed outside.

Blink Wired Floodlight Camera offers heaps of features and an affordable price tag

Arlo camera installed outside.

Are smart security cameras worth installing?

Ring Video Doorbell 3

Best Ring Video Doorbell deals for January 2023

Ring Video Doorbell installed next to a white entry door.

5 tips and tricks for the Ring Video Doorbell

The Ring Car Cam installed on a windshield.

CES 2023: Ring expands its watchful eye to vehicles with Ring Car Cam

The Lockly Flex Touch Pro installed on an existing deadbolt.

Lockly smart lock adds voice controls, fingerprint sensor to existing deadbolts

Ring Spotlight Cam Pro on a wall.

Ring Spotlight Cam Pro review: get a bird’s eye view of your yard

Two people waving in front of a Ring Video Doorbell Wired

How to customize your Ring doorbell for Thanksgiving

Mother and daughter dancing in living room with Govee smart lights on.

How to deck out your pad with smart home gadgets for the holidays

The Yale Assure Lock 2 installed on the outside of a door.

Yale Assure Lock 2 review: smarter than your average smart lock

Arlo Go 2

The Arlo Go 2 can go beyond Wi-Fi, and that’s really cool

The Arlo Go 2 is a wireless, LTE-compatible security camera that goes where other cameras fear to tread: beyond Wi-Fi range.
Ring Floodlight Cam Wired Pro on wall.

Ring security camera buying guide

Ring's lineup of home security cameras is diverse and feature-rich, but what models are best for your property? We created this buying guide to help you decide.
Ring Video Doorbell installed on a home.

Ring Video Doorbell 4 vs. Nest Doorbell Wired

Ring Video Doorbell 4 vs. Nest Doorbell Wired

The Ring Video Doorbell 4 and Nest Doorbell Wired are two of the best video doorbells available. Here's a closer look to figure out which is best for your home.
The Blink Outdoor Floodlight camera.

Wyze Cam floodlight vs Blink Wired Floodlight Cam

Wyze Cam floodlight vs Blink Wired Floodlight Cam

With the new Blink Wired Floodlight Cam on the scene, we see how it compares to the Wyze Cam Floodlight and determine which is the better budget floodlight.
Someone presses the Nest Video Doorbell in front of their home.

Is it worth upgrading to the new Google Nest wired doorbell?

Google unveiled the Nest Doorbell (wired) 2nd generation, but is it worth an upgrade?
Ring Spotlight Cam Pro on a wall.

Ring Spotlight Cam Pro vs. Ring Floodlight Pro

Ring Spotlight Cam Pro vs. Ring Floodlight Pro

Both the Ring Spotlight Cam Pro and Ring Floodlight Cam Pro are great security cameras. But which is right for your smart home? Here's a closer look at both.
The Arlo Pro 4 home security camera installed outdoors.

Arlo Pro 4 vs. Ring Spotlight Cam Pro

Arlo Pro 4 vs. Ring Spotlight Cam Pro

The Arlo Pro 4 and Ring Spotlight Cam Pro are two of the best smart home security cameras. Here's a closer look at both to help you decide which is better.
The Yale Assure Lock 2 installed on the outside of a door.

Yale Assure Lock 2 hands-on review: tiny footprint, tremendous features

After going hands-on with the new Yale Assure Lock 2 Key-Free Wi-Fi model for a week, it's clear that this is a premium smart lock that doesn't cut any corners.
A eufyCam 3 installed on a wall.

The Eufy Edge Security System offers better recognition chops and solar-powered cameras

The Eufy Edge Security System offers better recognition chops and solar-powered cameras

The Eufy Edge Security System includes the new HomeBase 3, which features improved recognition skills and the eufyCam 3 with built-in solar charging.
Ring Spotlight Cam Pro wired on a wall.

New Ring cams get radar, fresh design, and now they can dispatch Amazon Astro’s robot

New Ring cams get radar, fresh design, and now they can dispatch Amazon Astro’s robot

Ring has announced new products including the new radar focused Spotlight Cam Pro, Spotlight Cam Plus, Panic Alarm Button (2nd Gen), and Virtual Security Guard.
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Blink gets a wired floodlight camera and a pan-and-tilt mount

Blink gets a wired floodlight camera and a pan-and-tilt mount

Amazon revealed both the Blink Wired Floodlight Camera and Blink Mini Pan Tilt Mount during its September event. Here's a closer look at the two new products.
A person loading the Amazon Astro with a snack.

What we want to see from Amazon’s fall event

Amazon's annual autumnal showcase is likely coming up quickly, and we have a lofty wishlist of everything we'd like to see at the event.
A person pressing a button on the Assure Lock 2.

Yale Assure Lock 2 offers a slimmer design and tons of functionality

Yale Assure Lock 2 offers a slimmer design and tons of functionality

The Assure Lock 2 is the latest smart lock lineup from Yale, offering a slim design along with a smartphone app that offers heaps of functionality.
The Arlo Pro 4 home security camera installed outdoors.

The 8 best smart home products that aren’t made by Google or Amazon (or their subsidiaries)

The 8 best smart home products that aren’t made by Google or Amazon (or their subsidiaries)

Amazon and Google make great smart devices, but they've got stiff competition. Here are the best smart home products outside the Amazon and Google playbooks.
Ring Intercomnext to an intercom handset on a wall.

The new Ring Intercom lets you buzz folks into your building from afar

The new Ring Intercom lets you buzz folks into your building from afar

Ring announces its new Intercom smart product to bring premium features to existing apartment intercom systems.
Side profile view of August smart lock on a door.

Smart lock buying guide

Smart lock buying guide

Need to make access to your home easier or more secure? Here's what you need to know about smart locks and how to pick one for your home.
Lockly lock installed on a door and person uses the smartphone app.

What is a smart lock and how does it work?

What is a smart lock and how does it work?

A smart lock brings added versatility to your door, letting you open it using a keypad or smartphone app. Here's everything you need to know about smart locks.
Lorex 2K Pan-Tilt WiFi Outdoor Security Camera mounted on stone wall.

Level up your home security with the Lorex July flash sale

Level up your home security with the Lorex July flash sale

Looking to take your home security setup to the next level? Check out the Lorex flash sale, which is offering huge markdowns on security cameras and more.
Ring Floodlight Camera placed on a wall outside.

How to turn off Amazon Sidewalk on Ring devices

How to turn off Amazon Sidewalk on Ring devices

Amazon Sidewalk is a local networking feature that keeps your Ring devices online in the event of a web outage. Enabled by default, here's how to turn it off.
Person installing Ring video doorbell

How long does a Ring Doorbell battery last?

How long does a Ring Doorbell battery last?

Many Ring Doorbells are wireless models that use batteries so they can be placed anywhere. Here's how those batteries recharge and how long they will last.
The Blink Outdoor Floodlight camera.

The best floodlight cameras for added security

The best floodlight cameras for added security

Home security starts with the outdoors. These are the best floodlight cameras on the market today.
Ring Alarm Pro edited image.

This home security kit is the best bang for your buck on Prime Day

This home security kit is the best bang for your buck on Prime Day

The Ring Alarm 8-Piece Kit is $200 off, and it's the single best value you're going to see for home security this Prime Day.