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Mercedes home storage batteries coming to the US

Mercedes-Benz Energy announced that it’s teamed up with Vivint Solar to provide batteries for storing energy at home in the United States, starting in California this spring. Last year, Mercede

Vivint lands $100m investment from Peter Thiel and Solamere Capital

Vivint’s smart home systems are about to get a bit smarter. The home automation and security company just nabbed $100m co-led by tech investor Peter Thiel and strategic investment firm Solamere

Vivint Launches A New Home Automation System Complete With A Tiny Doorbell Camera

Home security and automation starts and ends with the front door. It needs to keep the bad guys out yet let the good guys in without hassle. Either a system gets it right or it doesn't, and, until now

Blackstone Throws Down Just Over $2 Billion To Acquire Home Automation Giant Vivint

News broke tonight that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.blackstone.com/">The Blackstone Group</a>, which operates the second largest equity fund businesses in the world, has agreed to acquire home

Vivint Adds Free In-Home Tornado Alerts

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/tornado_alert_.jpg">Vivint is rolling out <a href="http://www.vivint.com/weather-alerts">an in-home tornado alert</a> for its home securi