Home security stories
OMNIVISION launches new 4K2K resolution image sensor for security cameras
OMNIVISION unveils the OS08C10 sensor, offering high-performance 8MP imaging for security cameras and IoT devices.
Hands-on review: Arlo Pro 5 2K Wire-Free Spotlight Security Camera
The Arlo Pro5S2K Spotlight Camera promises great video quality and peace of mind for the security-conscious. Here are my thoughts about it.
Hands-on review: Swann AllSecure650 2K Wireless Security Kit
Swann Security launches wireless home security kit with own router and long battery life, catering to the growing demand for DIY security systems.
Hands-on review: Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera
The Netatmo Smart Indoor Camera has revolutionary face recognition technology, Full HD videos, and a 130-degree field of view.
Hands-on review: Eufy Wire-Free Dual Cam Video Doorbell 2K
We have had our house secured by Eufy products for over seven months now. We love the brand, and it has never let us down.
Hands-on review: Google Nest Cam (Battery) and Nest Cam Stand
Almost eight years ago, Google purchased Nest Labs for a tidy sum of USD $3.2 billion who, at the time, specialised in smart thermostats and smoke detectors.
Hands-on review: The Google Nest Cam (2nd gen) and Nest Doorbell
Since 2014, Google has been churning out Nest products left, right and centre. We take a look at the Nest Doorbell and the 2nd generation indoor wired Nest Cam.
Hands-on review: D-Link Weather-Resistant Full HD Pro Wi-Fi Camera
The DCS-8302LH Weather-Resistant Full HD Pro Wi-Fi Camera is yet another addition to the legion of D-Link networked home security devices.
Hands-on review: Swann Enforcer Security System
Swann's Enforcer Security System offers wired home security with police-style flashing lights and full HD resolution. It works with Google Assistant and Alexa.
Arlo's latest Ultra security cameras now available in NZ
The Ultra 2 Wire-Free Spotlight Camera System is equipped with 4K video and HDR image recording, auto-zoom and tracking, and much more.
Swann home security kit recognised for innovation
Swann's 4K Enforcer Kit, featuring security cameras with flashing lights and advanced features, has been honored at CES 2021.
Trend Micro Home Network Security - giving frazzled parents everywhere just that much more peace of mind
Trend Micro launches Guardian, an app that enhances parental controls and extends coverage outside the home to protect children's internet access.
Hands-on review: Arlo rings my bell and offers Ultra + Security
With an easy-to-use interface and a variety of choices in settings, you’d be well advised to examine Arlo’s range of home security offerings.
How to ensure your home deliveries remain secure
Secure Your World shares tips on safe parcel delivery while maintaining COVID-19 distancing measures.
Blink XT2 surveillance cams patched after 'severe' vulnerabilities found
Amazon's Blink XT2 security flaw exposed; users urged to update firmware for safety.
Hands-on review: Protect your family from cyberthreats with ESET Smart Security Premium
Holiday cyberscams spike; ESET's Security suite aims to shield families online.
IoT home connectivity on the up, as are cybersecurity threats
Nearly 50% of homes in Oceania have IoT devices, but this growing trend also increases security risks, according to a study by Stanford University and Avast.
NordVPN: Are kids’ smart toys spying on you?
Any internet-connected toys that have cameras, microphones, or location tracking may put children’s or parents’ privacy and safety at risk.
D-Link security cams vulnerable to spying
Security researchers at ESET have discovered serious security holes in the D-Link DCS-2132L cloud camera.
Hands-on review: Stick Up Cam Battery
This is a battery-powered indoor/outdoor HD camera with two-way talk, night vision, and versatile mounting options.
Amazon puts a 'Ring' on smart home surveillance
Ring’s slick products and marketing have certainly helped it to become synonymous with security systems like video doorbells, security cameras, floodlights, and smart home security automation.
Hands-on review: D-Link DCS-2802KT Wire-Free Camera Kit
Burglaries are seemingly a fact of life. For the most part they are committed by faceless people who invade your space and go unnoticed. D-Link make it possible for you to interact with these folks on a deep, meaningful and personal level.
Your neighbours are watching: Smart cameras out of control
People are installing motion-sensor cameras connected to their smartphones without realising they could be filming their neighbours illegally.
D-Link launches home WiFi router with robust parental controls
The WiFi router gives parents more control over their children’s internet activities – and how long they spend online.