Internet of Things Branches into Home Security: Smart sensors turn everyday products into home monitoring devices

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When most people think of sensors, they envision a home infested with pesky pieces of plastic adhered to doors, windows, ceilings, and walls. They see them as detectors of doom, of technology that triggers ear-piercing sirens. Needless to say, they’re the type of technology people wish they didn’t have to buy. But as the cornerstone

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