X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Yale Automated Lock Opens with NFC Smartphone Tech

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

I hate to have to keep a bunch of keys on my key ring. The keys rub on my leg when I drive my car, and it drives me insane. This is the reason that I bought one of those push button locks for the door so I can just enter a code and enter the house. Yale has an awesome new lock that is even easier than the keypad.

Yale NFC Lock

The lock is a deadbolt for your door and it communicates with an app on an iPhone that appears to be in some sort of NFC case. You run the app on the phone and can choose from multiple keys. When you walk up and press the smartphone to the door, it opens the lock.

This would be much better than my keypad because if my hands are full I can give the phone to someone to unlock the door for me without having to yell the code across my yard. It’s so easy, my kids could do the unlocking too. You also don’t need a Wi-Fi network or home automation to use the lock either.

No word yet on when the Yale electronic key and lock system will be available for purchase.

[via CEPro]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Justice League Photo Shows Batman, Wonder Woman, and The Flash

Justice League Photo Shows Batman, Wonder Woman, and The Flash

Here’s Kylo Ren’s New TIE Fighter: The TIE Silencer

Here’s Kylo Ren’s New TIE Fighter: The TIE Silencer

Good Business

Good Business

GoCamp Camper Van Rental

GoCamp Camper Van Rental

2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off-Road Premium: It’s Only Good at Everything

2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off-Road Premium: It’s Only Good at Everything

Jeep Renegade Turned into a Mini Comanche Pickup Truck

Jeep Renegade Turned into a Mini Comanche Pickup Truck