Whenever I think of the predominant sound emerging from Amazon, I decide it has to be a snigger.
First, the company intimated that it will soon be delivering your intellectual and household items by drone.
Now it's decided it's become so familiar with your predilections that it's going to ship the things you want to buy before you've even thought of buying them.
Somewhere in the Bay Area, executives at Google ululated with envy.
As TechCrunch reports, Amazon has filed a patent called "Method and System For Anticipatory Package Shipping."
The essence is this: Amazon believes it has a good idea which item of clothing, electronics or beauty product you will covet next. … Read more