Amazon Is Asking Customers To Hand Over Their House Keys

Would you feel comfortable giving Jeff Bezos your house keys? Amazon is hoping that the answer is yes.
The e-commerce behemoth and creator of a global deflation impulse on Wednesday introduced a connected door-lock and security-camera system to let package carriers, guests and dog walkers into your home using an app, WSJ reports. The so-called ‘Amazon Key’ will be available for the bargain price of $25. ‘This is not an experiment for us,’ said Peter Larsen, vice president of delivery technology at Amazon. ‘We think this is going to be a fundamental way that customers shop with us for years to come.”

This post was published at Zero Hedge on Oct 25, 2017.