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TMA, ESA dispute Google's claim

March 6, 2019Paul Ragusa, Editor

The Monitoring Association (TMA) and the Electronic Security Association (ESA) are calling out Google on its recent statement — “security systems often use microphones” — noting that such statements “misrepresent the vast majority of today's residential security systems installed throughout the country.” The dispute follows recent reporting by Business Insider, CNN Business and many other publications that have highlighted the undisclosed, on-board microphone discovered...

Chris Mosley, ESA, Google, Ivan Spector, Richard Brent, TMA


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Local security businesses see rise after tragedies

December 17, 2015SSN Staff

NEW YORK—Security companies close to an active shooter event, like the recent shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., have seen a rise in business following the occurrence, reported the International Business Times. “The good news is that our business is up because of this, and the bad news is that our business is up because of this,” Richard Brent, CEO of Louroe Electronics and SIA board member, said in the report. Louroe Electronics is based in Van Nuys, Calif. Brent told IBT that...

International Business Times, Jeffrey Slotnick, Louroe Electronics, OR3M, Richard Brent, SIA


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