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Why Amazon’s home security drone should set off alarm bells – The Guardian

Given the Ring brand’s poor record on privacy, why would anyone allow its new flying eye to patrol their house?



Heres the scenario. Its 3.30pm and youre away from home. A burglar breaks in by forcing the french window in the living room. Shortly afterwards, two things happen. A small drone sitting unobtrusively in its housing-cum-charging-station whirs into life, and your smartphone beeps. The drone leaves its housing and begins a flight through the house on an inspection path that you have programmed into it, streaming live, high-definition video to your phone as it goes. The burglar sees and hears the d…

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