Before we panic, folks, keep in mind that this is a patent. It isn’t even to proof-of-concept stage. There’s a site (hmm, okay, more than one, who knew) devoted to Apple’s “wow we have a really cool idea for something only we don’t actually have it working yet sorry” list of patents. But yes, just the fact that Amazon is thinking in that direction is a bit scary.

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