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Below you'll find a list of all posts that have been categorized as "Locks in the News"

How to Come out on top of the Closure of Iris by Lowes

How to Come out on top of the Closure of Iris by Lowes

Do you own an Iris smart home system that you bought from Lowes? If you have your Iris registered through your email account you should have already received an email notification from Lowes leading you to this website telling you what you can do. Lowes will no longer be servicing the Iris platform, which means that if you have one…

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Puppy gets locked out, so he rings the doorbell

  You can't always have a smart puppy like this little guy, but you can definitely have a smart home. Just like in the video, smart home systems like August and Nest allow you to see who's at your door. The August system takes home security a step further by bringing full color video feeds and detection alerts right to…

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Police Distressed Over Rise in Use of Bump Keys

Police Distressed Over Rise in Use of Bump Keys

ABC News and Good Morning America just ran a big news piece on the rise in use of “bump keys” to break into homes. These keys can be purchased on the internet by anyone and are then used to enter homes, sometimes undetected by the homeowner. ABC News gives a great demonstration of how this works. Watch here:   [x_video_embed…

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Locks in the News: College Quarterback Gets Locked Out of Apartment, Tweets His Struggle

Locks in the News: College Quarterback Gets Locked Out of Apartment, Tweets His Struggle

Cardale Jones, the charismatic and sometimes controversial breakout star quarterback for Ohio State University, recently turned to Twitter to chronicle his experience of being locked out of his apartment on Saturday, August 8th. Fellow Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett evidently had possession of Jones's house keys, but unfortunately Jones was not aware of this until he arrived home at his…

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Locks in the News: Locked-Out Mother Leaves Baby Alone While Smoke Alarm Goes Off

Locks in the News: Locked-Out Mother Leaves Baby Alone While Smoke Alarm Goes Off

A London-area mother endured quite a scare recently when she accidentally locked herself out of her apartment, leaving her 10-month old child alone inside. To make matters worse, she had left a pot boiling on the stove, as she was cooking lunch at the time incident occurred. The woman had briefly stepped outside to answer the doorbell, but inadvertently allowed…

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Locks in the News: Firefighters Come to the Rescue of Parents Locked Out by One-Year-Old

Locks in the News: Firefighters Come to the Rescue of Parents Locked Out by One-Year-Old

Two unnamed parents from Berkshire, England endured a brief but panic-worthy situation when their one-year-old child accidentally locked them out of their home. The couple was forced to wait for about an hour until local firefighters could arrive to assist with the situation. According to news reports, the firefighters had to carefully remove a glass pane from a window in…

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Locks in the News: Man Gets Stuck in a Chimney After His Friends Lock Him Out

Locks in the News: Man Gets Stuck in a Chimney After His Friends Lock Him Out

A practical joke went terribly awry recently when firefighters had to be called in the early morning hours on Sunday, July 5th to rescue a 23-year-old man who got stuck inside the chimney of a home in the north Phoenix area. Two friends of the man stated that they had locked him out of the house as a joke, prompting…

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A FREE Keyless Lock For The White House

Our note to the White House: September 30, 2014 We would like to give a free keyless lock to the White House. In light of the recent events, we feel it is necessary that you protect the White House and the President's family by locking their exterior doors. Our company, GoKeyless.com, would like to offer a free keyless lock system…

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Not An Ad: We Were Mentioned On Elvis Duran And The Morning Show

Not An Ad: We Were Mentioned On Elvis Duran And The Morning Show

Do you listen to the Elvis Duran and the Morning Show? Were you listening today? They talked about us today! GoKeyless was mentioned during their daily segment called 'What's Trending'. They talked about the cool factor and convenience of keyless locks for your home. And what makes all of this even better, this was NOT a paid ad. I know…

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Would Keyless Locks Have Prevented Sexual Assault at Dartmouth University?

Would Keyless Locks Have Prevented Sexual Assault at Dartmouth University?

A columnist at Valley News believes Dartmouth University could've prevented sexual assault on campus with keyless locks. Valley News is a news source from the Upper Valley in West Lebanon, NH. They are the local news source for communities surrounding Dartmouth University. Valley News has been covering a rape trial that was recently acquitted in March 2014. The sexual assault occurred…

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Widespread Wireless Electricity Within A Year?

Widespread Wireless Electricity Within A Year?

Imagine a world where you can hang your flat screen without having to worry about cords hanging down or you could walk into your home and your laptop and cellphone begin to automatically charge.  That’s the wireless electricity dream—and it may be closer than you think. According to WiTricity, new cell phones and laptops will begin featuring this technology within…

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Opening Cabinets With Medical Gloves

Behavorial Health Facility Consulting - (bhfcllc.com) Searching for the right key, handling it with gloved hands that may be contaminated and making sure the cabinet locks after it is closed are common issues related to cabinet locks in patient areas of behavioral health facilities. There are several companies that have stepped up to help with these dilemmas.  CompX Security Products is…

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