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WMhere’s your mo­bile phone? If it isn’t in your pocket, it’s prob­a­bly within a 1m ra­dius of you — there’s no deny­ing the in­te­gral part these de­vices play in our day- to- day lives. Gone are the days when mo­bile phones were just a way of tak­ing, or mak­ing, phone calls on the go, so it makes sense that you should be able to se­cure your prized pos­ses­sions with them. The New Zealand Po­lice re­ported 51,922 do­mes­tic bur­glar­ies in the year end­ing De­cem­ber 2017, and, with cities such as Welling­ton ost re­port­ing peo­ple a who seven- are per- granted cent ac­cess surge, to it’s never been Michael more im­por­tant Black­wood’s to take garage the will ini­tia­tive be taken to pro­tect what aback mat­ters. by what they are pre­sented with — We caught not up with be­cause the team of the be­hind size of Dom­i­na­tor the garage or garage the num­ber doors of to ve­hi­cles check or out the the rar­ity new of Dom­i­na­tor the ve­hi­cles, Smart but sim­ply Phone by the Con­trol fact that Kit — the an col­lec­tion in­no­va­tive could sys­tem ex­ist that while al­lows draw­ing you ab­so­lutely to con­trol no and at­ten­tion mon­i­tor to your it­self. garage door re­motely, whether you’re at home, work, or even over­seas.

How it Works

The sys­tem will work with Dom­i­na­tor open­ers in­stalled af­ter Au­gust 1, 2016, and is based on the Dom­i­na­tor app, which is free to down­load on your smart­phone’s app store, pro­vided your phone is run­ning An­droid 4.4 or iOS 8.4 or above. As long as the smart­phone has an in­ter­net con­nec­tion, any in­put at your end — re­motely open­ing or clos­ing the door — is sent to the ‘Smart Hub’, which acts as the home-based re­ceiver, chan­nelling in­struc­tions to the door’s elec­tric There mo­tor. is no large Con­versely, barn, no if let­ter­box any­one in perched the on house an old opens crank­shaft, (or closes) noth­ing the garage to out­wardly door, this in­di­cate in­for­ma­tion that the res­i­dents will be com­mu­ni­cated of the brand-new to the house might Smart have Hub, the slight­est which will in­cli­na­tion send your to­wards smart­phone cars as a more no­ti­fi­ca­tion than de­vices of the for ac­tiv­ity. trans­port — and that’s just the way Any Michael un­usual likes ac­tiv­ity, it. From and the you’ll out­side, be the all first you to see know. is the Although same type there of are in­ter­nal-ac­cess a lot of ve­hi­cles dou­ble be­ing garage re­ported that stolen on so­cial me­dia these days, yours doesn’t have to be one of them.

To find out more about the Dom­i­na­tor Smart Phone Con­trol Kit, visit dom­i­na­tor.co.nz or phone 0800 366 462.

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