Amazon has built up a lot of trust over the years as it’s evolved from digital storefront to ecommerce empire. Now it’s testing the limits of that trust with Amazon Key.
It’s a simple enough concept, and it really solves a problem: The main thing Amazon does is deliver packages to your door, but there’s always the question of what happens when you’re not home. In many cases, that package may find a different home if it doesn’t get through your door right away.
Amazon Key, which includes a smart lock and security camera, will let the delivery person in your front door and let you keep an eye on them, from wherever you are. In cities where lots of people live in apartments, the idea has merit. Read more…
Source: Mashable | Amazon's hardware is poised to utterly dominate the holiday season