Amazon acquires Ring Doorbell

Amazon is know for acquiring businesses and today they have added another company to their growing list. Ring the company which provides doorbells that can stream live video to phones, and is a major factor in deterring criminals has been purchased by Amazon.

Ring was quick to calm Apple users as it has promised that it’s still working on adding HomeKit support.

We will no doubt see Alexa integrated heavily into Ring and whilst there is no official word on what price Amazon has paid rumours are that it would have been over $1 billion dollars.