$40 Million Startup Supporting Neighborhood Surveillance Watch

Author: Carlton Purvis, Published on Jan 29, 2014

Share surveillance images and crime information with your neighbors, using a social media app. A startup that received $40 million in funding is supporting and promoting this. In this note, we take a look at how Nextdoor works and its potential.

How It Works

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