Arlo is now protecting residents when they leave their residence

An iPhone X-series device is running Arlo’s new Safe app and is displaying a big green button that says “hold until safe” and “tap for emergency.” Alongside the phone are two of Arlo’s new safe buttons that are white and silver cylinders that look like batteries, have a button on one end and a built-in keychain loop on the other.
Arlo’s new Safe app has a “Walk with Me” hold button that will trigger an emergency response if no longer pressed, and the new Safe button accessory is a Bluetooth panic button. | Image: Arlo

Arlo is launching a new family and personal mobile safety app and service that includes features like crash detection, a software panic hold switch for walking safely in unfamiliar places, and an optional Bluetooth alert button.

Known for its wireless cameras, smart video doorbells, and, more recently, its DIY home security system, Arlo is expanding into the growing market of family tracking and personal safety apps. “Features like 24/7 live agent emergency support, location sharing, family check-ins, and safety alerts provide on-the-go protection to keep you safe in a time of need,” said Arlo’s SVP of products, Tim Johnston, in a press release.


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Author: Umar Shakir