Amazon Might Send You Samples Based on Every Purchase You Thought Was Private — Or Wanted to Forget

Big-data analysis can be useful. Also creepy.

inc. magazine
Jan 9, 2019 · 4 min read
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By Erik Sherman

Amazon has been running a new free-sample program since at least August 2018, as Axios noted today. And it may be a very smart move — or an incredibly dumb one that could surpass…

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