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These CES gadgets promise to protect your home

Devices that can help deter home burglaries, stop hackers from breaking into your home system, and make sure grandma is okay when you're not at home.

They're just some of the innovative products featured at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show.

On the showroom floor, you'll see an emerging trend of home security devices. A lot of these latest tech products are about making your home "smart."

We've seen how home surveillance cameras can record burglars inside your home, but how about stopping them at your front door?

The Ring Video Doorbell starts recording when it detects motion and has two-way audio. That means you can see, hear and talk back to the person outside your door. It also has a new battery-operated security camera that can go anywhere on your home which the talkback feature as well.

"You could be across the country and you can act like you're home, and that can deter a burglar from breaking into your home," said August Cziment with Ring. "It gives off the perception you're home. It really does startle burglars and prevents people from breaking into your property."

That's just one of many innovative products featured at CES 2016.

"I think one of the great trends are products that take our 'dumb' homes if you will and make them 'smart.' Allow us to monitor them remotely," said Jeff Joseph, the Senior Vice President of Communications with the Consumer Technology Association. "Now you have that connectivity that you have in smartphones. The sensors that report on it and give you information. That's now being placed in home security devices to make our homes safer to make us feel much more secure and have that familiar interface with smartphones and tablets."

Some companies like Roost, are eliminating the need to purchase a whole new item. It creates a 9V battery that will make your existing smoke or carbon monoxide alarms "smart." If you're not home and it goes off, you'll get an alert on your mobile device.

French company HDSN features a Kub that will also alert you if a smoke alarm goes off when you're not home. It actually learns and programs what various sirens sound like, so when they go off, it will send you a notification. It also measures your energy consumption, air quality and senses motion. It can alert you when it detects motion when there shouldn't be, and the opposite, if there should be activity and there isn't.

"You can also use it for disabled people or older people to make sure there is activity in the house to make sure they are safe," said Xavier Goucher. He explains if grandma gets up every day at 10 am but doesn't one day, it will alert you about the lack of activity.

With all these high tech, wifi connected gadgets, the lingering concern is, what if they get hacked?

Meet Cujo. It's a firewall for your "smart" home. It monitors all your connected devices and learns your patterns, detects threats, and stops them before it's too late.

"The moment we suspect something is malicious, we send a signal to block that traffic so that any attempt is certainly, early on, protected," said Robert Beatty. "Your thermostats, your tv, your door locks are wifi enabled and internet connected. You have no idea {there is a breach} because you have no interface like we do with tablets or laptops... It can detect if someone from the outside is trying to break in."

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