Via @engadget, Yale has introduced remotely operable deadbolt locks that will communicate with home automation controls (such as Control4) via the Zigbee and Z-Wave protocols. Operate the locks remotely while you’re at home or check them on the road via iPhone app or anywhere you have web access. Yale Locks.
“Features of the new locks include voice assisted programming in English, Spanish and French; personalized access-control scenes for up to 250 users; and access to all user programmable settings via the Control4 user interface. The new intelligent locks offer an elegant, next-generation access control solution for the home’s entryways and protected interior doors to make everyday living easier and safer.”