A pedestrian passes in front of the new Amazon Go grocery store in Seattle, Washington, on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Amazon.com unveiled technology that will let shoppers grab groceries without having to scan and pay for them — in one stroke eliminating the checkout line. Photographer: David Ryder/Bloomberg
Two weeks ago today, online retailer Amazon announced Amazon Go , a brick-and-mortar grocery store concept without checkout lines. Shoppers simply scan their smartphones when they enter the store, and the company’s detection technology tracks items that have been removed from the shelves, charging a customer’s Amazon.com account when they leave.
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