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How to reset your Ring doorbell or remove it from your account

You can reset your Ring doorbell using a button found on the device itself, if it’s experiencing bugs like bad Wi-Fi connectivity or lack of night vision. You can also reset the registration of the doorbell, if you want to give it away or sell it, using the Ring app. […]
How to reset your Ring doorbell or remove it from your account
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How to charge your Ring doorbell in 5 simple steps

You can charge a Ring doorbell by removing its built-in battery and plugging it into the micro-USB charging cable it came with. The Ring doorbell and the Ring doorbell 2 are video doorbells that connect to an app on your phone, without the need to hardwire the doorbell to your […]
How to charge your Ring doorbell in 5 simple steps
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Amazon’s new home drone is sparking surveillance dystopia fears

Amazon on Thursday unveiled a camera-mounted drone that can fly around inside your house, called the Ring Always Home Cam. The drone can launch itself from its base and automatically patrol your house if it’s alerted to a disturbance by a paired Ring alarm. The announcement prompted privacy fears around […]
Amazon’s new home drone is sparking surveillance dystopia fears
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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.