Date: Wed Nov 11 18:10:13 2009

Author: Michael A Thomason

Subject: Re: car lock remote/house remote

Post:

I've had remote control Kwikset locks on the three outside doors to my house
for about eight years now. The tiny remote also controls the garage door
and lights. That system is no longer available, but Kwikset also just
announced a networked home door lock system,

Michael Thomason
Director of Physics Learning Laboratories
University of Colorado Boulder Department of Physics
303-492-7117
thomason@colorado.edu
http://physicslearning.colorado.edu


-----Original Message-----
From: tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu [mailto:tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu] On
Behalf Of trappe@physics.utexas.edu
Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 3:35 PM
To: tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu
Subject: Re: [tap-l] car lock remote/house remote

Just last night i saw a TV ad from Schlage lock for opening the front
door of your house using your cell phone. I suspect Schlage has
developed a control like Viper, but for house locks. Karl

Quoting Paul Nord :

> There's an iPhone App for that:
>
http://www.usedcarbuyingadvice.com/auto-news/viper-smartstart-iphone-app-rep
laces-your-car-keys-with-vipers-smart-start-alarm-system/
>
>
> On Nov 11, 2009, at 12:01 PM, David Kardelis wrote:
>
>> Regular phones do not transmit high frequency sounds in any case.
>> They are usually limited to 5khz? I assume cell phones would be
>> similarly limited.
>> dave
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu
>> [mailto:tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu] On Behalf Of Santos Ramirez
>> Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 11:02 AM
>> To: tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu
>> Subject: Re: [tap-l] car lock remote
>>
>>
>> Seee snopes.
>>
>> http://www.snopes.com/autos/techno/keyless.asp
>>
>>
>>> I recently discovered that the signal to open my Toyota truck's doors
>>> can be transmitted via my cell phone. I'm assuming that the signal is
>>> ultra high frequency sound, can anyone confirm or refute this? Thanks,
>>> David
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>>
>>
>




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