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Would you let the delivery service unlock your front door?


Amazon’s new IoT service lets delivery people unlock your front door

From data acquisition and tracking to strangers in your home, Amazon toes the privacy line.

If you haven’t heard of Amazon Key, you likely haven’t been paying attention. The new service, which will go live on November 8, is for Prime members and comes with a kit to include a Cloud Cam security camera and accompanying smart lock. If you’ve ordered something, the company will deliver, turn on the Cloud Cam, and unlock your door, which allows the courier to leave your package inside. Of course, you’ll be able to watch it either live or after the fact via a recording.  Read more...

Reference: Electronic Products
                  The Verge, Gizmodo
                   Heather Hamilton