Kwikset has developed a Bluetooth wireless lock called Kevo ($TBA). Kevo comes with some pretty cool features. The lock allows you to use your smartphone or tablet to unlock or lock your door. The idea is fairly straightforward; the lock uses Unikey, it pairs with your headset via Bluetooth, using an app on your smartphone you just tap the deadbolt and the lock opens or closes. If you don’t have a smarthphone, a small device is available for your keychain. The cool thing is if your smartphone is in your pocket the Kevo will lock/unlock with just a touch. No more searching for your keys. Pricing and availability are still pending.
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