Clever, Not “Smart,” Tech

Clever, Not “Smart,” Tech

There is a social movement afoot where more and more people are moving away from intrusive, “smart” technologies, and moving closer to clever technologies that provide users with an acceptable level of service at a much lower price. Dumbphones Are Making a...
Asset Management Standards

Asset Management Standards

The Loss Prevention Certification Board established internet-based asset management standards beginning in 1995 that have been revised over the years. These standards are designed to manage non-fixed assets against loss and theft through the aid of the internet,...
Neighborhood Watch and Trevon Martin

Neighborhood Watch and Trevon Martin

It always makes me cringe when I hear Neighborhood Watch and Travon Martin’s name uttered in the same sentence. The death of Travon Martin was a senseless, racially charged killing that ended up playing out in the courts. Marking the 10th anniversary of his...
Catalytic Converter Legislation

Catalytic Converter Legislation

Do a search for articles on catalytic-converter thefts and you’ll find stories from every corner of the country. While there are many solutions being offered, the most reliable and cost effective is to etch a globally traceable, alphanumeric string into...
Vaporizers Over Humidifiers

Vaporizers Over Humidifiers

We are not starting to do product reviews. The purpose of this post is to demonstrate that more expensive, technologically advanced consumer products like ultrasonic humidifiers are not necessarily better than less expensive, old-fashioned technology like steam...
Over Five Years in Business

Over Five Years in Business

My Property ID Registry has been in business for over five years and remains a small but strong part of the home and small business security sector. Every type of security strategy has strengths and weaknesses. That’s why security experts recommend a layered...