We wanted fast delivery. Amazon delivered. What’s next?
In 2014 Amazon.com started Prime Now. It promised delivery for a selection of items in just one hour. By 2016, a quarter of Prime members had used it.
Many of us have become accustomed to Amazon's fast delivery since then — the two-day, the two-hour or the one-hour kind.
In this episode of Prime(d) we ask: What are the consequences of our addiction to near-instant delivery? And how far might our entitlement issues take us?
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Our theme song is "Ripples on an Evaporated Lake" by Raymond Scott.