Tech

How to post to Nextdoor and communicate with your neighbourhood

You can post to Nextdoor on the desktop site or while using the mobile app once you’ve created an account and verified your neighbourhood. You can post a message, event, or poll under specific categories and control the visibility of your post. Posting to Nextdoor is easy, whether you want […]
How to post to Nextdoor and communicate with your neighbourhood
Tech

Property tech companies are helping landlords spy on residents, collect their data, and even evict them. Critics are calling it an invasion of privacy that could reinforce inequality.

Landlords are increasingly using facial recognition software and other surveillance technologies to track tenants’ movements and collect their data. The companies selling “proptech” claim their products make residents safer, but some say flaws and biases mean they’re really just accelerating gentrification and invading people’s privacy. Researchers with the AI Now […]
Property tech companies are helping landlords spy on residents, collect their data, and even evict them. Critics are calling it an invasion of privacy that could reinforce inequality.
Strategy

This billion-dollar startup helps neighbours and local businesses stay connected and help each other during the COVID-19 lockdown

During the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing requirements can make neighbours feel distant despite their living nearby. The networking service Nextdoor, founded in 2011, offers a place to stay connected with your neighbours, whether to ask for recommendations for a plumber for to offer shopping assistance to an elderly resident. The […]
This billion-dollar startup helps neighbours and local businesses stay connected and help each other during the COVID-19 lockdown
Tech

Nextdoor, the social network for neighbours only, has launched in Australia

Nextdoor has launched in Australia. Co-founder and CEO Nirav Tolia hopes Australia will act as a gateway to the Asian market. He says Aussies’ sense of mateship is “perfectly aligned” with the platform. It now hopes to build its go-to-market team and appoint a local country manager. Nextdoor, a social […]
Nextdoor, the social network for neighbours only, has launched in Australia