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Canary Smart Home Security System Locks Down $30 Million In Series B

Canary, the smart home monitoring system, has just closed on $30 million in Series B funding led by Walden Riverwood Ventures, with participation from Cota Capital, Khosla ventures, Flextronics, Two S

Onfleet Raises $2M To Provide Infrastructure For Delivery Apps

Between ride-hailing apps, food delivery services, and the random niche services for getting things like massages on-demand, smartphones users in big cities are starting to expect seemingly anything a

This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Smartphone Stuff And Smart Home Stuff

It was a big week for phones and homes. John Biggs has been reviewing the new <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2015/03/01/samsung-galaxy-s6-s6-edge-hands-on/">Galaxy S6 Edge from Samsung</a>,

Indiegogo Leads Investors To Hardware Gold

The venture world is hunting for the next batch of billion dollar unicorns in the hardware market, and investors are turning to the crowd to source their deals. VCs have already committed $516 millio

Indiegogo Darling Canary Hits Best Buy For $249

Canary, the all-in-one smart home monitoring system that launched on Indiegogo in summer of 2013, is today available in retail locations for the first time. This is a relatively big deal considering j

Fly Or Die: Canary Home Monitoring System

The home security market is quickly heating up. As IoT continues to be a dominating trend, security systems that use smaller, faster technology will become the central hub of the home for a fraction o

Canary Launches To Bring The Uber Experience To Medicinal Marijuana

Pot is great. Having pot delivered to you, Uber-style, legally, is even better. Canary (not to be confused with the home security system) has launched in Seattle to do just that.

Canary Home Security System Has Finally Started Shipping

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/canary/">Canary</a>, the $250, all-in-one home security system that caught the attention of our hearts and minds back in 2013, has finally started shipping.

This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: A Few Of Our Favorite Things

In the depths of August, much of the tech world is simply waiting for the fall to begin. In the first half of September alone, we'll have new devices from Apple, Motorola, and Amazon. But for now, it'

GoDaddy Acqui-Hires Founders Of Smart Calendaring App Canary

GoDaddy is again expanding its team focused on serving the needs of small business owners with the acquisition of a smart calendaring service called Canary. The deal for Canary is more of an acqui-hir

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

Canary Smart Home Security Shows Off Its Smartphone App For The First Time

Canary has had a big year. After smashing through its Indiegogo campaign goal and picking up an extra $10 million in VC funding, the company is nearly ready to ship its home security product. Due t

Canary Smart Home Security System Nabs $10 Million Series A From Khosla Ventures

Canary, the folks responsible for a cute little $200 in-home security system, have today announced that they’ve secured a $10m Series A led by Khosla Ventures, with participation from Bobby Yazd

Canary Wants To Bring The Power Of The Desktop Calendar To Mobile

Building a better calendar for mobile is a challenge a number of startups have taken on lately, some with the goal of helping you <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/04/17/as-the-smart-calendar-

Piper Is The Prettiest Way To Monitor Your Home From Afar

Ottawa-based <a target="_blank" href="http://blacksumac.com/">BlackSumac</a> may not be the first startup to try and revamp the home security system, nor is it the first to use a crowdfunding platform

Canary Shatters Its Indiegogo Funding Goal For Its Smart, Dead-Simple Home Monitors

There are some 90 million homes in the U.S. without any security system whatsoever. Many of them are renters who don’t want to invest heavily in a place they don’t own, among hundreds of t

Wi-Fi detector for serious Wi-Fi detection enthusiasts

If your budget for wireless network detection tools is up to and including $60, then I think I can safely say that Wi-Fi Networking News would recommend you buy the Canary Wireless Digital Hotspotter