Posts in the ‘Connected Home’ Category

It’s All in the Family: Introducing the IPCAM-WIC2

Durga Srinivasan by Durga Srinivasan | 02.01.2018

If you have your indoor security camera perched loosely on a shelf, you’ve probably experienced a camera fail at one time or another.  An accidental bump from your cat, a slight shift while you’re dusting, and suddenly your camera is no longer pointed at the part of the room you want to monitor.  Of course, […]

What Movies Can Teach Us about Using Smart Scenes in Honeywell Total Connect

Michelle Nettuno by Michelle Nettuno | 01.18.2018

“The Game Plan,” a movie starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson,” is one of my family’s favorite movies of all time.  In this humorous and heartwarming movie, Johnson begins as an arrogant NFL quarterback named Joe Kingman who finds out that he has an 8 year-old daughter.  In one comical scene with his daughter, Joe accidentally […]

The Role of the Pro in the Smart Home Era

George Janelis by George Janelis | 11.10.2017

Smart home technology is becoming synonymous with security and convenience, and Pros have an important role to play in this thriving new industry. Smart home integration Smart home devices abound.  But to start getting real value of a smart home, all of those devices need to work together. Many consumers don’t have the appetite to […]

New Honeywell Total Connect 2.0 Android App Available Now

Mathew Stastny by Mathew Stastny | 11.02.2017

As a member of the Honeywell Total Connect team, I am excited to inform you that our new Total Connect Android App is now available for download on Google Play.  The team has been working hard since January on the development of our new Android app, releasing a new feature each month. Our open beta program […]

5 Home Safety Tips for Fall

Jeff Tepper by Jeff Tepper | 10.30.2017

Fall is here.  And with fall comes shorter days, colder weather, and the holiday season.  Here are five home safety tips to make life easier this fall. 1 – Defend against package theft with a video doorbell With the holiday season approaching, you may be planning to do a lot of online shopping.    At one time […]