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January 2018

Take Charge of Chargebacks

Take Charge of Chargebacks

A Growing Problem Chargebacks are a $40 billion problem growing at a rate of 20% per year and impacting every industry. A chargeback occurs when a consumer reverses the charges on their card. Certainly, some of the reasons why consumers are compelled to reverse charges are valid – for example, they received the wrong product or the product never arrived….

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Factors to Consider When Buying a Hub

Buying a hub

This piece is part two of an article originally published on LinkedIn. Read part one here and see the full article here.   At one level, choosing a hub is about the method that different devices use to communicate to one another and to the internet. But choosing a hub is also about the communication enhancements (i.e. apps, dashboards, and voice…

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To Hub or Not to Hub?

To hub or not to hub?

This piece is part one of an article originally published on LinkedIn. See the full article here.  I started out against hubs. They just seemed like an unnecessary cost and complication as part of home automation setup. But, just as broadband internet needed WiFi routers to help permeate internet access through our households, I now see hubs as a critical component…

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Why We Created PointCentral

PointCentral

In our contemporary age of Alexa’s and Siri’s, terms like “smart home” and “Internet of Things (IOT),” are much more than just buzzwords. The beauty of PointCentral is that we helped evolve IoT as well as home automation technology, taking them from novelties to practical business tools. In our case, we designed IoT technologies and services focused on helping short…

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Enjoy a New Customer Experience with PointCentral’s Web 2.0!

PointCentral continues to enhance enterprise solutions for vacation rental and residential property managers with our latest Web 2.0 update. Our revamp pairs the functionality of our existing site with a sleek new user interface, making it more intuitive and easy to use. This latest iteration solidifies our commitment to bringing you the latest in smart home technology, helping you save…

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