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    Without doubt the stupidest idea I have ever heard. The sooner these tax dodgers get found out the better. I imagine there will be a time when they buy an island an fill it with monkeys to fill the parcels to avoid any sort of taxes.

    With that in mind I still buy from them as they are cheaper usually.

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    Will it be able to open bins and knock on the neighbours door?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fiza View Post
    cool and got to be less prone to damages than yodel and probably more likely to arrive in a reasonable time fram than royal fail

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simcfc73 View Post
    Without doubt the stupidest idea I have ever heard. The sooner these tax dodgers get found out the better. I imagine there will be a time when they buy an island an fill it with monkeys to fill the parcels to avoid any sort of taxes.

    With that in mind I still buy from them as they are cheaper usually.
    im sorry its the system thats at fault imo not amazon. If they can legally pay little tax why shouldnt they i know i would if i could

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    im sorry its the system thats at fault imo not amazon. If they can legally pay little tax why shouldnt they i know i would if i could
    Totally agree. If the Government employed the same tax lawyers that they did, maybe we wouldn't have to pay so much. But they will complain about their mates not paying what they might whilst quietly saying 'good on them'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by creese View Post
    Will it be able to open bins and knock on the neighbours door?
    I'd presume it wouldn't need to. With it been delivered within 30 minutes of pressing buy you should still be in (presuming delivery address is set to wherever you are.).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simcfc73 View Post
    Without doubt the stupidest idea I have ever heard.
    Perhaps you elaborate on why you think it stupid?

    I love the idea. Order something and it gets delivered straight away. Great.
    I would rather have this type of mindless drone delivering my parcels than the type we have at the moment.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bladedanny View Post
    I'd presume it wouldn't need to. With it been delivered within 30 minutes of pressing buy you should still be in (presuming delivery address is set to wherever you are.).
    Good point, and looking at the amount of Amazon parcels here around Xmas we would need a stacking system for Amazon Drones.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bladedanny View Post
    I'd presume it wouldn't need to. With it been delivered within 30 minutes of pressing buy you should still be in (presuming delivery address is set to wherever you are.).
    enable location on your mobile and it could follow / find you anyway

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    Me and my boss just laughed at their video

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simcfc73 View Post
    Without doubt the stupidest idea I have ever heard. The sooner these tax dodgers get found out the better. I imagine there will be a time when they buy an island an fill it with monkeys to fill the parcels to avoid any sort of taxes.

    With that in mind I still buy from them as they are cheaper usually.
    try googling missile mail then the us govenment in the 50's trialed delivering mail by missile Fad to Fundamental: Airmail in America now thats stupid

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    Yeah. That's not going to go well. Someone's gonna get a drone to the face and Amazon'll be sued to oblivion.

    Not to mention the drones'll end up being stolen or broken.

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Yeah. That's not going to go well. Someone's gonna get a drone to the face and Amazon'll be sued to oblivion.

    Not to mention the drones'll end up being stolen or broken.
    Or even better, someone will shoot it out of the sky! You'd get anything from a free pizza to a free PS4!

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