The Doorbell Company That’s Selling Fear

Written by Joshua Benton on The Atlantic.

“News organizations have multiple and sometimes conflicting incentives that might affect how they present the local police blotter. A company that sells security-optimized doorbells has only  one  incentive: emphasizing that  the world is a scary place, and you need to buy our products to protect you.”

Read ‘The Doorbell Company That’s Selling Fear’ on the The Atlantic site.

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