Home Automation

Vivint banned from selling in Valdosta

Utah-based Vivint has been banned from selling in Valdosta, Georgia after members of the communities have submitted complaints of aggressive

Home Automation

Vivint and ADT challenged by Novi

Vivint and ADT, two security companies with summer sales programs, are starting to experience the effects of a new player

Home Security

ADT donates $5k to firefighters

ADT, a security company, donated $5,000 to a Tennessee fire department for its quick response to a home fire. The


Terminix grows via acquisition

Terminix, a nation-wide pest control company, acquired Capelouto Termite & Pest Control, a Tallahassee-based company. Capelouto was started by Reuben


Alterra wins business award

Utah-based Alterra Pest Control received the first place gold award as the “Fastest Growing Service Company of the Year” for

Home Security IPO starts June 26

Virginia-based opened its IPO of 7 million shares at $14 per share which are expected to start June 26,


Microsoft and mosquitoes?

Project Premonition, an idea launched by Microsoft, is focused building drones to collect mosquitoes in order to identify viruses and