August Smart Lock

When smart home tech first started coming out, I was hopeful, but also skeptical. It seemed overly complicated, with too many hoops to jump through and a relative inability to…

August’s Smart Locks proved to be the key to my smarthome puzzle

August Home — which makes an internet-connected smart lock — already works for most door locks you’d typically find in the U.S. But it hasn’t had a product yet for…

August Home paves the way to put a smart lock on doors internationally

You can now purchase August’s second generation Smartlock at Best Buy and Amazon, starting today. The much-anticipated Bluetooth-enabled device allows homeowners to lock and unlock their front door using an app and…

The $229 August Smart Lock is available in big box stores starting today

What if the government decided they wanted to see what your device could see and hear? Or gain real-time access to the easily digitized information that surrounds a growing crop…

Digital data and the fine line between you and your government
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An API For Your Door

11:44 am PDT • October 14, 2015

August Smart Locks wants to usher in a new level of convenience for the on-demand economy. Instead of rushing home to meet your courier, cleaner, or assistant, or having to…

An API For Your Door

Unlocking your door might not sound exciting, but once you’ve seen an August Smart Lock in action, you’ll change your mind. The company behind it, August, is doubling down on…

August Debuts Three Products And Its Partner Platform ‘August Access’