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The Nuki Box is bringing smart-lock convenience to apartment dwellers across Europe

The Nuki Box is bringing smart-lock convenience to apartment dwellers across Europe

Nuki has quickly become a popular smart home brand for budget-minded buyers, offering smart connected locks that work with European-style door mechanisms. While it makes the Nuki Opener for individual apartment door buzzers, the company is expanding its support for apartment dwellers and owners with the Nuki Box.

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Pick up August's 4th-gen Wi-Fi Smart Lock at its lowest price yet of $199 ($20 off)

Pick up August's 4th-gen Wi-Fi Smart Lock at its lowest price yet of $199 ($20 off)

Dealing with a broken keylock sucks. In many cases, you're probably not in a position to fix it, thereby compounding the daily frustration of having to hit the hammers just right to get into your apartment. Well, if you've liberated yourself from who gets a lock on what you do with your locks, consider getting August's Wi-Fi enabled Smart Lock at its best price yet!

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Pick up a Eufy Smart Lock Touch for $140 ($60 off)

Pick up a Eufy Smart Lock Touch for $140 ($60 off)

If you've ever forgotten your house keys or accidentally locked yourself out, you've surely wished for another way to get back in the door that doesn't involve breaking a window, calling a locksmith, or tracking down that one friend or neighbor that has an extra key. While we're at least 3 years away from living the Jetson's lifestyle, the technology to lock and unlock a door without relying entirely a flat slab of jagged metal does exist. And thanks to the magic of consumerism, you can get a Eufy Smart Lock Touch for 30% off and get just a little closer to futuristic home access.

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Get an August Smart Lock plus Lenovo's Smart Clock Essential for just $250 ($80 off)

Get an August Smart Lock plus Lenovo's Smart Clock Essential for just $250 ($80 off)

Misplacing your house keys is always a scary thing. One way to avoid going through that experience is by upgrading to a smart lock. Right now, Best Buy has an August smart lock and keypad combo on sale for just $249.99 — and it'll throw a free Smart Clock Essential from Lenovo into the deal for a combined savings of $80.

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Secure your home with Eufy's Smart Lock Touch for $160 ($40 off)

Secure your home with Eufy's Smart Lock Touch for $160 ($40 off)

Smart door locks add a whole new level of convenience to your home, enabling you to give access to workers or temporary visitors and also preventing you from having to carry your keys around. Unfortunately, they're usually quite expensive, and since we're talking about home security, you don't necessarily want to go with the cheapest option. Thankfully, the Eufy smart deadbolt, which is well-rated and backed by phone accessory maker Anker's expertise,  just dropped to $160, $40 less than its usual price.

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Eufy's new Bluetooth smart lock is already down to $100 ($50 off) with promo code

Eufy's new Bluetooth smart lock is already down to $100 ($50 off) with promo code

Your door lock is all mangled up and now, every time you're stepping into your house, you've gotta make your key dance just to hit the right hammers. Time to replace it, right? Why not smarten it up with a Bluetooth-enabled deadbolt and keypad? Eufy's new Security Smart Lock, which came out just under 2 months ago, is $50 off right now with an on-page coupon and a promo code.

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August's newest and smallest smart lock is on sale for $219 ($31 off) on Amazon

August's newest and smallest smart lock is on sale for $219 ($31 off) on Amazon

Who needs metal keys when you can have a memory full of PINs anyways? Well, people aren't exactly rushing to replace the hammers atop their deadbolts with smart locks for one reason or another — price may be chief among them. You, though, can take advantage of a sale on August's fourth-gen Wi-Fi Smart Lock for $31 off.

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Nest x Yale and August locks can now be controlled from the Google Home app

Nest x Yale and August locks can now be controlled from the Google Home app

Last week, an update to the Google Home app started rolling out with a bunch of new features in tow. Chief among them is the new dark theme, a new security camera feed, and improved controls for Android 11's power menu integration. More changes have popped up now, though these are governed by a server-side switch and are thus slowly appearing for users.

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August and Yale locks pick up remote biometric verification

August and Yale locks pick up remote biometric verification

August and Yale smart locks are picking up a new feature that should make remote access just a little bit more secure. The opt-in change allows for remote biometric authentication before locking or unlocking your home's smart lock remotely. Further enhancing on-device security, there's a new Hide Entry Codes feature that — you guessed it — makes it so your entry codes can only be viewed for a short time.

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Google promo shows you could soon open Nest smart locks straight from the Home app

Google promo shows you could soon open Nest smart locks straight from the Home app

The Google Store has been running daily promos for more than a month, and while most of the deals have been rather disappointing compared to previous discounts, the videos featuring Fred Armisen have been fun to watch. Yesterday's video also contained a little Easter egg: Fred unlocks his Nest x Yale lock straight from the Home app.

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