Goodbye, Zonoff: IoT Provider Sunk by Alarm.com, Icontrol, Honeywell, ADT – CE Pro

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Zonoff, one of the most promising IoT platform providers, closes shop after Honeywell reportedly reneges on acquisition. Security and home-automation giants ADT, Icontrol and Alarm.com figured into the demise. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Source: Goodbye, Zonoff: IoT Provider Sunk by Alarm.com, Icontrol, Honeywell, ADT – CE Pro

Exclusive: How Comcast Will Use Icontrol to Dominate Security, Home Automation Market – CE Pro

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Comcast’s Dan Herscovici on the acquisition of Icontrol: new smart-home roadmap, a wholesale offering to other providers, thoughts on DIY, integration with TV and voice controls, IoT center in Austin, TX … and more. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Source: Exclusive: How Comcast Will Use Icontrol to Dominate Security, Home Automation Market – CE Pro

Alarm.com and Comcast Close Icontrol Acquisition: What Now? – CE Pro

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Icontrol, a pioneer in cloud-based security and home automation, has been acquired by Alarm.com and Comcast, despite antitrust concerns. Here’s what could be in store for the players and the SHaaS (smart home as a service) landscape.

Source: Alarm.com and Comcast Close Icontrol Acquisition: What Now? – CE Pro

Icontrol, Alarm.com Respond to Antitrust Suit: Honeywell Defines Smart-Home Market All Wrong – CE Pro

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In its lawsuit to stop Icontrol from being sold to Alarm.com and Comcast/Xfinity, Honeywell defines the relevant security and home-automation market way too narrowly, defendants claim. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Source: Icontrol, Alarm.com Respond to Antitrust Suit: Honeywell Defines Smart-Home Market All Wrong – CE Pro

Honeywell Sues to Block Icontrol, Alarm.com Merger on Antitrust Grounds – CE Pro

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Two dominant SHaaS (smart home as a service) providers Icontrol and Alarm.com are being sued by competitor Honeywell to block a proposed merger. Combined company would control 70% of the market for interactive security and home automation. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Source: Honeywell Sues to Block Icontrol, Alarm.com Merger on Antitrust Grounds – CE Pro