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Amazon`s Ring will now allow users to opt out of all police video requests from Journalist's blog

Amazon`s Ring will now allow users to opt out of all police video requests

After a wave of bad press involving police partnerships, hacking, and other privacy violations, Amazon`s Ring doorbell has released an update. 

On Friday, the smart device`s mobile app rolled out a new control center that grants users more authority over their privacy and security settings. You`ll now be able to add and remove shared users on an account, restrict third-party access, view two-factor authentication settings, and (perhaps, most importantly) opt out of all video request notifications from law enforcement.

Uncovered in reporting by Motherboard and Gizmodo in 2019, the scale of Amazon`s Neighbor Portal program is much larger than originally believed — and its various affiliations with law enforcement has raised alarming ethical questions.  Read more...

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