Has the time come to unlock your front door with a phone?

October 14, 2014

For about a decade, we’ve been unlocking cars without sticking a key in the door. The same goes for hotel rooms and office buildings. So why is the concept not available for our homes?


One Wall Street Journal reporter does the hard work and tests three different “smart” locks from different manufacturers – August, Kwikset, and Lockitron Shoot – to see if all the worrisome what-if concerns his family had were uncalled for.


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