Vivint Academy

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Vivint Streety: Your Friendly Neighborhood Watch App

6 days ago

Through its network of shared cameras, Streety is the ultimate approach to a neighborhood watch. The idea is simple, convenient, and timely for users. In any neighborhood, there are dozens of houses using outdoor security cameras. The Streety app combines the vision of all cameras by allowing users to share …

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How Do Burglars Decide Which Homes to Target?

1 week ago

  In 2016, there were nearly eight million property crimes in the US, resulting in $15.6 billion worth of losses. If you’ve ever wondered how burglars decide which homes to target, read on. We dive into this subject and provide you with all the information you need to reduce your …

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How to Secure Your Home from 6 Common Home Hazards

2 weeks ago

  Everyone wants to keep their families safe, and when it comes to safety at home, there are obvious hazards to prepare for. But what about the hazards you don’t even know or may forget about? You need to plan for common home hazards, from falls and fires to choking …

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Spring 2018: Salt Lake City Events at Vivint Smart Home Arena

3 weeks ago

  Located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, the Vivint Smart Home Arena hosts many of the state’s biggest events. Originally known as the Delta Center, the building was dedicated in October of 1991. The arena, owned and operated by Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment, seats …

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How Vivint Can Help with Natural Disasters

3 weeks ago

Tips for Preparing for the Next Big Emergency Nobody likes to think about disasters, but preparing for the worst is crucial to remaining safe when one inevitably strikes. Experts agree that disasters occur almost daily and may become more common. Taking time to prepare now can give you peace of …

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How Vivint Keeps Your Home Safe While You Travel

4 weeks ago

Travel with Peace of Mind When you’re on vacation, the last thing you want to worry about is what’s going on at home. Unfortunately, nagging worries about burglaries, bad weather, and other events prevents many homeowners from enjoying themselves on vacation or focusing on business trips. Thanks to the web …

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What to Expect When Your Vivint Alarm is Triggered

March 19, 2018

How Do Alarm Systems Work?   The sound of an alarm can be scary. You may have alarms installed for several situations—fire, burglary, and flooding—but that certainly doesn’t mean you ever want to have to use them. To help minimize the stress and confusion that can accompany an alarm going …

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5 Ways Smart Homes Save You Money

March 12, 2018

  How a Security System Can Keep Your Wallet as Safe as Your Home There are tons of benefits to smart homes and home security systems. Peace of mind, increased convenience, and automation, to name a few. But did you know all these seemingly expensive conveniences can also save you …

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Innovations in AI for Home Automation

March 10, 2018

As artificial intelligence becomes a more prominent part of the industry, a smart home is no longer just one that can react to your voice commands or be controlled by a home automation app, but one that can do all that while learning how to better answer your questions, follow …

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Babyproof Your Home with Smart Home Technology

February 28, 2018

Vivint Smart Home Makes Monitoring and Protecting Children Easy   Keeping your family safe is a priority. Long before you bring your children home from the hospital, you look for ways to babyproof your home and make it a safe place for your kids. Vivint makes monitoring and protecting your …

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