Security Archive

First-Look Review of the WELOCK Fingerprint Smart Door Lock

Nowadays, we take it for granted that everyone has a lock on their door. In most places, a home isn’t considered fit for habitation unless there’s a deadbolt on the exit. But locks have only become widespread since the industrial revolution. Prior to that, they needed to be handmade by craftsmen. Unless you were very wealthy, you wouldn’t be able to afford one. Regardless, mechanical …

Lockly Vision Elite Unboxing & Review: Smart Lock Deadbolt with Touchscreen

These days, you have all kinds of technology to keep your home safe. We have smart cameras to keep an eye out when we’re not home. We have smart doorbells that alert us if we have a visitor. There’s a good chance you’ve already invested in something like this. But what about your door’s deadbolt? If someone is determined to get in, it’s your last …

Review & Analysis of the SwitchBot Lock with Keypad

When it comes to your home’s safety, you really can’t be too careful. There’s a good reason people invest money in security systems and cameras. They work! But for some reason, most of us are using the same kinds of deadbolts our grandparents were using. You’d think we’d have come up with a better option. For deadbolts in particular, the problem isn’t the locking mechanism …