Amazon will deliver to your car—but you might pay for it in privacy

Source: Abha Bhattarai, Washington Post

First came in-home delivery. Now Amazon is offering to drop off packages straight to the trunk of your parked car.

Package theft has long been a persistent problem for online shoppers, and Amazon says in-car delivery is one way to combat the problem. But privacy and legal experts say in-car delivery raises a number of concerns about consumer data, and the ways Amazon can use that information to draw conclusions about shoppers and their habits. As with in-home delivery, shoppers may be concerned about letting a stranger into their vehicle.

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