“Locks are as much about portraying security as they are about actually keeping people out. That might be why smart locks are taking off. They are mainly about convenience… But for the most part, they don’t necessarily improve the cylinder or the overall security of your door.”
“One exception is Haven, a smart lock that bolts to the floor at the base of a door… It’s stronger than a deadbolt and ditches keys in favor of digital activation.”
Get the full article and their annual roundup of innovations reshaping the domestic environment in the October issue of Popular Mechanics.