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Administration’s Key Changes to PPP

Administration’s Key Changes to PPP

On Monday, Feb. 22, the Biden Administration announced forthcoming changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) designed to target the smallest businesses.

Vivint files patent infringement lawsuit against ADT

Vivint alleges that ADT’s Pulse, Control and Blue security systems feature no less than six patented technologies held by the company
NFPA Hears Need for Remote Inspections

NFPA Hears Need for Remote Inspections

Formed prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, the NFPA technical committee on remote video inspections looks to have proposals for a new standard submitted by June
3.1.21 NESA National Monitor

3.1.21 NESA National Monitor

State & National News Administration's Key Changes to PPP2.22.21 - NSBA - On Monday, the Biden ...

BUSINESS TIPS

How Prioritizing People & Practices Promotes Profitability

How Prioritizing People & Practices Promotes Profitability

In this Security Speaking podcast, members of The Monitoring Association come together to discuss how they have contended with COVID and the myriad challenges it has wrought.
How to Help Your Customers Come Back to Work With Visitor Management

How to Help Your Customers Come Back to Work With Visitor Management

A well-rounded visitor management system must now include wellness screening, wellness verification and an access control system actuated by the results.
50% of US Households Now Own Smart Devices

50% of US Households Now Own Smart Devices

Data from The NPD Group shows consumers have a heightened interest in smart security, smart lighting, and home automation technology, leading to boosted adoption rates nationwide.
Brinks Home Security Will Leverage AI to Drive Customer Experience

Brinks Home Security Will Leverage AI to Drive Customer Experience

Brinks Home Security has embarked on what it terms “an artificial intelligence (AI) transformation” in partnership with OfferFit to innovate true 1-to-1 marketing personalization, according to an announcement.
Dish and ADT Partner to Market and Install Smart Security Products

Dish and ADT Partner to Market and Install Smart Security Products

ADT products and services will now be sold and installed by Dish’s nationwide network of smart home professionals.

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911 Call Centers and City Services Flooded with Calls (TX)

The last several days of winter weather have left 911 call centers and city services inundated with calls. The Dallas Police Dept. said they've received almost double the amount of calls compared to the same time last year. On Feb. 17, 2020, the department received...