Fascinating story about Amazon Book pricing and robots

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Fascinating story about Amazon Book pricing and robots

Post by bob » 04/27/11, 3:59 am

http://www.michaeleisen.org/blog/?p=358#comments

more.....

http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=2475854

Be sure to read the comments on both pages. Lots of fascinating ideas on how to game Amazon's used book pricing....
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Post by Don_U » 04/27/11, 4:09 pm

huh huh huh I have been known to write such algorithms

Just got done with one that utilizes the MLS database
for Realtors. Talk about 'responsive' design vs device type.

This story just scratches the surface of what is happening. Information expression and not visual design clients are the majority of my work these days.

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