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3 Main Reasons Why You Should Hire A Professional To Install Your New Security System

Security systems and surveillance devices are the most popular when it comes to smart technology.  Homeowners, especially in a high trafficked state like New York, want a high end and affordable security system which means some decide to install the system themselves.  SPOILER ALERT: It’s not the best idea!  If you are one of those … Continue reading

Surveillance History in New York City

See how security surveillance in NYC has evolved over the years leading up to 9/11. 1955: The formation of NYPD’s “Red Squad” 1965: Surveillance cameras are implemented in public gathering areas 1969: Police surveillance cameras are installed near City Hall 1980: The Handschu Consent Decree was signed regulating police surveillance of political dissents who aren’t … Continue reading

Old School vs New School: Audio vs. Video Intercom Systems

A lot has changed in the century long history of apartment intercoms from when they were first introduced all the way until the IP revolution. If your apartment building is the one with an age-old audio intercom, you’ll eventually realize that it is not as reliable as you’d expect. While it was a great technological … Continue reading

5 Business Security System Trends for 2021

2020 was a challenging year for business owners, to say the least. Makes you wonder what 2021 has in store for us. There’s one thing that 2020 has taught us, you must be prepared for the inevitable — the worst-case scenario. One of the most important things to do in 2021, and beyond is to … Continue reading