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Failed Retail Video Analytics Startup Analyzed

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Most manufacturers in this industry try hard to cover up failure. But an industry startup backed by Silicon Valley's most prestigious accelerator has provided an in-depth account of the causes of their demise. Inside this note, we review and anal...

By Brian Karas - over 2 years ago

Testing $20 WyzeCam, The Money Losing Amazon Vet Startup

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This startup is perfecting the old adage: We lose money on every sale, but make it up on volume But it is no joke. The company, Wyze Labs, is led by ex-Amazon managers, who clearly have money for an incredible PR campaign, including fawning ...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Isonas Cofounders Split, Launch Partner/Competitor

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Breaking up is hard to do, especially when door access security is at stake. But that is exactly what has happened at Isonas. Senior employees who left have started up a new company, Blue Access Technologies, as a result. What is going on and ...

By Brian Rhodes - over 2 years ago

Assa Abloy Acquires August

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The mega access control manufacturer, Assa Abbloy, has acquired [link no longer available] one of the most well funded access control startups, smart lock manufacturer August. This comes just months after August raised $25 million from VC firms. ...

By IPVM Team - almost 3 years ago

Verkada, Silicon Valley VSaaS Startup, Targets Enterprise

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Verkada says they are building an enterprise-class VSaaS offering, calling it "The new platform for video security". This is a departure from the consumer/SMB focus of many recent startups and companies like Nest, Canary, Ring, etc. Enterprise cu...

By John Honovich - almost 3 years ago

Long Time Industry Exec Leads New Security Franchise Offering

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John Nemerofsky [link no longer available] previously built and sold a $150 million dollar integration business, and then was VP of Niscayah from its spinout of Securitas, through its sale to Stanley Black&Decker, where he managed an $800M bus...

By Brian Karas - almost 3 years ago

Deep Learning Startup Umbo Raises Prices 733% For Analytics

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While the industry overall trend is racing to the bottom on price, deep learning startup Umbo is taking the alternative approach, raising prices on their core product 733%. We review Umbo's newest pricing, the increases in annual costs a typical ...

By Brian Karas - almost 3 years ago

Resetting IP Cameras - 30 Manufacturer Directory

Every camera has a reset button (well, almost) but it is not always clear what these buttons do, how long they need to be held, what settings they actually restore, etc. Since factory default is not frequently necessary, remembering the procedure ...

By IPVM Team - almost 3 years ago

Startup Turing Video Segway-Based Security Robot Profile

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If security robots can not replace guards, perhaps the next best thing is a robot the guard can actually ride.  Turing Video has raised $5 million, and is bringing to market a robot security guard that can not only detect security violations, usi...

By Brian Karas - almost 3 years ago

Deep Learning Startup Boulder AI DNNCam Wants Your Custom Analytics Jobs

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Analytics manufacturers frequently turn away custom video analytics requests, as they can be challenging and costly to tackle. A recent startup, Boulder AI, with its DDNCam, is doing the opposite, building its entire business model on tackling the...

By IPVM Team - almost 3 years ago

Neurala Deep Learning Platform Profile

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Find lost children? If Neurala has its way with its recent partnership with Motorola, that is the aim as shown in their video below: Neurala has developed a deep-learning platform designed for implementation in low-power edge devices, providing...

By Brian Karas - almost 3 years ago

Silicon Valley Security Guarding Startup (Bannerman) Examined

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Innovation in security guard services has been limited (or comical, i.e., robots to date). One Silicon Valley startup, Bannerman has been targeting the security guard space. When they first emerged in 2014, TechCrunch called them 'bouncers on dem...

By Brian Karas - almost 3 years ago

Startup Strops Completely Wireless Surveillance Camera Examined

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European startup Strops has developed a surveillance camera that offers up to 6 days of runtime and cellular communications to create a fully wireless surveillance system. Their CEO described the features and functionality of the product, and w...

By Brian Karas - about 3 years ago

$28M Drone Detection Startup Examined (Dedrone)

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Dedrone has received ~$28M in funding to build what they call an "automatic anti-drone solution", a system to detect drones, and then automatically neutralize them. In this report we analyze Dedrone's funding and technology, including key limitat...

By Brian Karas - about 3 years ago

Startup Replacing Passwords With Patterns (Shayype)

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This startup, Shayype [link no longer available], aims to eliminate passwords, replacing them with patterns. Problems with passwords are clear, as simple passwords, re-used passwords, brute force attacks on passwords, etc. create significant prob...

By Brian Rhodes - about 3 years ago

Milestone / Canon Announces Cloud Spinoff Arcus Global, Now Arcules

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Milestone has spun off a business, Arcus Global [link no longer available], funded by their parent company Canon. The new company aims to transform the VSaaS market with an enterprise-class offering. IPVM spoke with Milestone about the new busine...

By IPVM Team - about 3 years ago

Deep Learning Surveillance Startups Deep Problem

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The undeniably good news for the video surveillance market is that we are seeing the rise of more startups than in many years. The cause of this is clear - deep learning / 'artificial intelligence' / the next wave of video analytics. While video ...

By John Honovich - about 3 years ago

Jeff Bezos-Funded Deep Sentinel Security Startup

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Deep Learning is a rising trend in many commercial security products, and now one entrepreneur wants to bring deep learning to residential security. CEO/Founder Dave Selinger [link no longer available]'s company, Deep Sentinel has raised $7.4M fr...

By Brian Karas - about 3 years ago

Aura's 'Invisible Ripple' Next Gen Intrusion Detection Tested

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Aura Home is a startup intrusion detection system, but it claims new, high-tech sensing that monitors the 'invisible ripples' movement creates, showing up as spikes in a line in the main app:     We tested the platform to see how well it stack...

By Brian Rhodes - about 3 years ago

Shark Tank Startup Guard Llama Mobile Panic Tested

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A Shark Tank TV show appearance has attracted big attention for Guard Llama, a security startup touting a 'panic button' paired with mobile app that claims "911 help, 3X faster." We bought one and tested it to see if the startup delivers on the...

By Brian Rhodes - about 3 years ago

Deep Science - Active Threat Cloud Monitoring Startup

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Deep learning for $2 a day for a system that automatically detects guns and masks, alerting the police to robberies and threats? A US startup is launching such a service, based on the work of its founder/CEO, Dr. Sean Huver [link no longer availa...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

Robot Startup NXT Profile

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The security robot market may be the most rapidly growing industry segment, at least from a supply perspective. IPVM has already covered robots and drones including: Gamma2 Knightscope Sharp SMP Aptonomy Nightingale NXT Robotics has an...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

V5 Rapid Deployment Cameras Profile

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Easy to deploy "wire free" cameras have been a goal of the security industry for some time. Manufacturers, such as Micropower, have tried, and ultimately failed, to deliver on this concept for several years. Now, startup V5 has raised $7M+ in fun...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

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