After the fully-automated store concept, located at the ground floor of the Amazon building, the company launches the second store near the Central Library in downtown Seattle, where consumers can enjoy the same experience of the cashierless convenience store.
In 1955, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov published a short story about an experiment in “electronic democracy,” in which a single citizen, selected to represent the population, responded to questions generated by a computer. The machine took the data, calculated and showed the results of an election that therefore never happened. Something similar is being built in China.
An investigation of the Associated Press (AP) points out that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data, even when you used a privacy setting to prevent Google from doing so. According to AP, computer science researchers at Princeton University confirmed the findings of AP.