Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 2nd Dec 2013 23:52 UTC
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We're excited to share Prime Air - something the team has been working on in our next generation R&D lab.

The goal of this new delivery system is to get packages into customers' hands in 30 minutes or less using unmanned aerial vehicles.

On the one hand, this is insanely cool, awesome, and scifi.

On the other hand, with timeframes like this and the big 60 Minutes reveal, it smells like a marketing trick during the holiday shopping season.

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by leech on Tue 3rd Dec 2013 00:17 UTC
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That's instantly what I was thinking! "Hey Pa, there's one of them flyin' things again, lets shoot it down and see what gifts we get!"

They would be like flying pinatas, but with goods instead of candy.

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