quote: Read the review of their thermostat on Amazon.
quote: I make a point of reading feedback on places like Amazon or Newegg before I buy anything.
quote: I would like to know how the Protect gets its power.
quote: In addition, motion sensors + wifi + cloud software. So at least $60 for the hardware we are looking at + $60 for the nice design, software, backend and continuing operation and improvement of it. Not the greatest deal, but not too out of sync either.
quote: Gone are the days of annoying, rapid beeping until you climb up furniture or a ladder to hit the button.Instead, Protect beeps intermittently while a robot voice alerts you about what exactly is wrong. For instance, the robot will say things like “Heads-up, there’s smoke in the bedroom” or “Emergency, there’s smoke.”
quote: For $600 your smoke detector talks to you.
quote: To turn it off when beeping, you simply wave your hand in front of it.