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Report: Amazon.com wants to ship your package before you buy it

Created: 01/20/2014 11:55 AM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

Amazon.com wants to ship your package before you buy it.

The Wall Street Journal reports the website has a patent for “anticipatory shipping.” The process might evaluate factors like previous orders, a customer's search history, wish lists, shopping-cart contents and returns and perhaps even how long a customer's cursor hovers over an item according to the paper.
 
An Amazon spokesperson declined to comment.



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