Sequoia Backs Simplisafe In A Play For The Home Security Market

Sequoia Capital has made a minority investment in the do-it-yourself home security company Simplisafe in a play on the home security and automation market, TechCrunch has learned. The investment fr

Canary Smart Home Security Shows Off Its Smartphone App For The First Time

Canary has had a big year. After smashing through its Indiegogo campaign goal and picking up an extra $10 million in VC funding, the company is nearly ready to ship its home security product. Due t

Canary Smart Home Security System Nabs $10 Million Series A From Khosla Ventures

Canary, the folks responsible for a cute little $200 in-home security system, have today announced that they’ve secured a $10m Series A led by Khosla Ventures, with participation from Bobby Yazd

Canary Wants To Bring The Power Of The Desktop Calendar To Mobile

Building a better calendar for mobile is a challenge a number of startups have taken on lately, some with the goal of helping you <a href="

Piper Is The Prettiest Way To Monitor Your Home From Afar

Ottawa-based <a target="_blank" href="">BlackSumac</a> may not be the first startup to try and revamp the home security system, nor is it the first to use a crowdfunding platform

Canary Shatters Its Indiegogo Funding Goal For Its Smart, Dead-Simple Home Monitors

There are some 90 million homes in the U.S. without any security system whatsoever. Many of them are renters who don’t want to invest heavily in a place they don’t own, among hundreds of t

Wi-Fi detector for serious Wi-Fi detection enthusiasts

If your budget for wireless network detection tools is up to and including $60, then I think I can safely say that Wi-Fi Networking News would recommend you buy the Canary Wireless Digital Hotspotter