Smart Lock

Google Brings Security Key Functionality to Smart Lock App for iOS

Google's Smart Lock app for iOS now functions like a physical security key for two-factor authentication. Last April, Google announced that users could use the chips inside their Android smartphones as a de-facto security key for their Google accounts. Starting this week, Google has expanded this feature to iPhones. Now, with yesterday's update to the...

August Debuts New Smart Locks and a Smart Doorbell

Smart lock manufacturer August has this week announced the availability of its next generation of smart lock devices which now provide improved security, battery life and more for less, reads a new report from CNET. The latest August products are the August Smart Lock Pro, which is the most advanced smart lock on the market with support for...

Schlage Sense Smart Lock Lets You Use Siri To Unlock Doors [CES 2015]

Today Schlage, a division of technology safety and security company Allegion, has announced the Schlage Sense smart lock at CES in Las Vegas. The touchpad-enabled smart lock is integrated with Apple’s HomeKit, which gives it access to various iOS features. The device allows users to unlock their doors using Siri voice commands over Bluetooth. "Schlage...