The e-commerce company opened its first Amazon go shop in its Seattle campus in January, where people turn their Amazon go smartphone app onto a sensor to enter, pick up grocery store, and leave without having to go to a checkout or pay in a register . Amazon says it uses computer vision, algorithms and sensors to detect the items a shopper has picked up, before that person's account is charged. There are now seven Amazon stores in the US. It. And the company consider opening 3,000 stores by 2021.
The U.C. Is an important market for Amazon, which has seen "record levels" of shopping in the country at the beginning of its Black Friday sale. It has hired 20,000 seasonal workers for this year's holiday season.
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