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Best home security camera: Keep an eye on the home front

A boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you.

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The Ring Doorbox is revealed, but what is it for?

The leaked Ring Doorbox looks like it may be for securing a key, but would the key unlock a door, a package box, or something else?

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How to turn your Wyze cam into a webcam

Can’t snag a webcam on Amazon? In a pinch, you can use your Wyze cam as a webcam. Here’s the trick.

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Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro review: Sophisticated front-door security—for a price

This is the best video doorbell we’ve tested, but not everyone will want the professionally installed and monitored smart home/home security system that it's part of.

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Best video doorbell: Nest vs. Ring vs. August and all the rest

Video doorbells maintain a continuous watch over the most important part of your property but which one is best? We take a look at the field.

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Anker’s EufyCam 2 is slated to get HomeKit Secure Video support in April

The HomeKit Secure Video update will allow EufyCam 2 and 2C users to store encrypted security videos on iCloud.

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The Kangaroo Privacy Camera has a lens that turns opaque when you’re home

When its lens turns solid gray, you’ll know that Kangaroo’s Privacy Camera isn’t watching you and that its microphone is switched off.

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The best video baby monitors: Keep eyes—and ears—on your bundle of joy

Today's baby monitors are more capable—and more complex—than ever. Here's how to find the right one, so you and your baby can get some sleep.

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Ring’s new Video Doorbell 3 Plus reveals what happened before motion events

The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus can show you a four-second snippet of what happened just before a motion event was triggered, a first for a battery-powered video doorbell.

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Arlo smart cameras will require two-factor authentication by the end of the year

You can enable two-step verification for Arlo's security cameras right now, but it'll be required before the year is out.

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Vivint’s latest smart video doorbell can monitor packages left on your porch

The new Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro can also discern between people and pets, and warn porch pirates they’ve been spotted.

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Toucan Wireless Video Doorbell review: This camera’s wide field of view can survey all your porch

You can mount Toucan's battery-powered video doorbell just about anywhere.

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Arlo Video Doorbell review: Finally! A doorbell that can tell cats from people

The Arlo Video Doorbell is our new top pick, displacing the Nest Hello in the hardwired category.

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Kami Outdoor Battery Camera review: A wire-free solution for keeping an eye on your property

Simple, flexible installation and intuitive controls make this outdoor camera a winner for most users.

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Netatmo’s Smart Indoor Camera now supports Apple HomeKit Secure Video

The HomeKit Secure Video update will allow Netatmo Smart Indoor Security Camera users to securely store their saved video clips in iCloud.

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Secure you home with Eufy's smart cameras for a whole lot less today

Amazon's blowing out Eufy's solid home cameras at killer prices today.

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Maximus Answer DualCam Video Doorbell review: That second camera is for keeping an eye on parcels

This is a good video doorbell, but you’ll need a subscription to get the most value from it.

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Google’s Nest accounts will require two-factor security starting this spring

Two-factor authentication is easiest way to keep hackers from taking control of your Nest cameras, and Google's about to make it mandatory.

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