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Fla. gov. supports sprinkler installation

Thursday, June 4, 2009
Florida condominium owners who are looking to put off installing fire sprinklers are out of luck. Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist vetoed a bill that would have given those building owners until 2025 to install sprinklers. By vetoing the bill, those owners must install sprinklers by 2014.

Having trouble selling power protection?

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
I still find power supplies and power protection to be one of the most opaque parts of the industry. Thus, I'm going to try to find time for this webcast that Minuteman is putting on next week.

Agilence gets boost from Schneider

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
They're not saying how much, but Schneider Electric has invested money in Agilence, an analytics vendor focused on the point-of-sale space.

IPhone apps hit home security (somebody's fibbing)

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Well, okay, there's a Blackberry app, too, but Blackberries are booooring.

Be careful what you ask for

Monday, June 1, 2009
I came across this story today, which is your basic local-paper coverage of a new security system that's going to be installed over the summer in the Nashua, NH, school system, a

Was airport security really okay?

Friday, May 29, 2009
Maybe you've seen the story about the woman who faked her own kidnapping and grabbed her daughter and ran away to Florida, flying through the Philly airport by using the driver's license of her friend