Amazon acquires connected camera, doorbell, and home security company Blink

Amazon has acquired Blink, a startup that makes wire-free connected cameras, smart doorbells, and is working on a new home security system. Blink started with a crowdfunding campaign that raised over $1 million for their indoor security camera that is capable of running for up to 2 years on a pair of AA batteries. They’ve since released an outdoor camera and are about to release a video doorbell and home security system. While Amazon recently released their own security camera, the acquisition of Blink will surely result in more home monitoring products in the future.

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3 comments
  1. Craig says:

    On good! Amazon done did buy their own Nest. Now them and Google can be even more at odds with each other… For joy!

  2. Edgar R says:

    I think this is good. I love amazon. And I own a blink for home system. Should be good. The tech should get better and cheaper.

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