All tagged Smart Lock

Smart Home Q&A - July 2018

On July's Q&A, there's questions on fitting two smart locks on one door, smart shades / drapery / blinds for a very large sliding glass door, and how to control an indoor smart switch from an outdoor smart motion sensor. All of this and a little more on this month's smart home questions and answers session!

August raises additional venture capital, continues to unlock its future

August Home announced today that it’s raised $25 million in Series C funding. This increases the total funding that the smart home company has achieved to $75 million over the past few years. August says the additional funds will be used to expand their operations and further extend their products and services. In the crowded smart home space, and especially the popular smart lock segment, the company with a solid product, business plan and excellent marketing strategy will usually win.

The Fairview Smart Home - Phoenix, AZ

Welcome to the Fairview Smart Home. A collaborative effort between Smarter Home Life and a close friend (and real estate investor) of the show. This is a completely reimagined and redesigned "flip" home in the Fairview Historic Neighborhood of Central Phoenix.

August launches new HomeKit-enabled Smart Lock, upgrade offer coming in November for existing owners

Earlier today, August—the company who introduced its namesake smart lock to the market exactly one year ago—announced an upgraded Smart Lock that works with Apple’s HomeKit technology, the new August Doorbell Cam and new August Smart Keypad accessory.

The new August Smart Lock has an upgraded industrial design with a magnetic faceplate, micro-patterns on the turning surface of the lock for improved grip, along with a raised chrome indicator to show whether the August is locked or unlocked.