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Amazon Adds Smart Lock Control To Alexa’s Collection Of Native Abilities

Over a week ago, Amazon added a Door Lock Application Program Interface to the Alexa Skills Kit, in an attempt to simplify Smart Lock control for users. This update improved voice commands for Smart Lock partners, including Kwikset, August, Z-Wave, Schlage, Yale and Vivint.

As mentioned in a previous article I’d written, this would simplify the locking process, but due to security vulnerabilities, Amazon decided not to launch unlock support at this time.

 

Kwikset Obsidian Smart Lock

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Vivint Smart Home Establishes Partnership With Vivint Solar To Provide Consumers With A More Comprehensive Smart Home Experience

Vivint Smart Home, a leading provider of Smart Home services, announces a partnership with Vivint Solar, a leading provider of solar solutions in residential settings. Under the partnership, consumers will have the ability to manage the generation and consumption of energy in their home.

 

Vivint Go Control Panel

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