As I mentioned today on Twitter, if Amazon’s Prime Air scheme seems like science fiction that’s because it is.
The video/commercial shown on 60 Minutes? Made up. Drones have not—cannot—make deliveries yet. Some people smarter than myself have pointed out the myriad logistical problems that are facing Prime Air, not least of which is the fact that the earliest the FAA will allow autonomous flight would be 2015. Amazon’s plan, as great as it might seem, is illegal...