Some industries are slow to adapt their products to meet the changing demands of today’s consumers. Home security is one of those industries. Once the first models were built, they remained virtually unchanged long enough to become ineffective.The way people live today is not the same as it was fifty years ago. Today, people frequently travel outside their homes for extended periods of time and want to know that their property is safe. They’re used to having immediate contact with friends and family through smartphone apps, and expect the same from their home security system.Home security started out as a brilliant inventionIn the 1800s, the invention of the telegraph and battery inspired hobbyists and electrical engineers to pursue ways of improving telecommunication. Around this time, a Unitarian minister from Boston named Agustus Pope began inventing the first burglar alarm. Contemplating the dilemma of how to get his electronic invention to ring a bell, he found the … [Read more...] about Is AI going to save the home security industry?