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Hellman & Friedman deal values SimpliSafe at $1B

SimpliSafe, the company behind the well-received SimpliSafe home security service, today announced that Hellman & Friedman, the massive venture fund and private equity firm, has taken a controllin

SimpliSafe upgrades the DIY home security experience

SimpliSafe, a Boston-based home security company, launched their first security products in 2009 and the devices were a hit. Thanks to their home-security-in-a-box solution the average homeowner could

SimpliSafe redesigns its home security system, announces video doorbell, smart lock and camera

SimpliSafe was one of the first modern startups in the home security space. Over the course of the last few years, though, as others entered the market, too, SimpliSafe’s rather pedestrian desig

Sequoia Backs Simplisafe In A Play For The Home Security Market

Sequoia Capital has made a minority investment in the do-it-yourself home security company Simplisafe in a play on the home security and automation market, TechCrunch has learned. The investment fr

Simplisafe Adds New Sensors, Services To Their DIY Home Security System

With competitors like <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Canary">Canary</a> and <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Nest">Nest</a> coming quickly behind, <a target="_blank" href="http://sim