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Amazon Knows What You Want Before You Buy It

“Anticipatory shipping may be closest that retail can come to a crystal ball. Amazon, which now has a patent for the algorithm-based system, could conceivably use the system to ship products before you even place an order.”

Mashable explains Amazon’s newest patent.  I’m not sure how this will work – for as long as I can remember I’ve filled up shopping carts and purposefully never bought them.  How will they know if I really want to buy?

via Amazon Knows What You Want Before You Buy It.



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