Amazon's warehouse-worker tracking system can automatically pick people to fire without a human supervisor's involvement.
Amazon employs a system that not only tracks warehouse workers' productivity but also can automatically generate the paperwork to fire them for failing to meet expectations.
They confirmed that it fired hundreds of people for productivity reasons in just one facility over one year's time.
I stopped shopping on Amazon for garbage like this. But too many times, I got something on Ebay and it arrived in an Amazon package. The seller just used Amazon Prime and profited off a 3% price difference.
@mcpaccard Sounds like IOI from Ready Player One! Too creepy and wrong.
@mcpaccard Is there an analogous system for hiring people though? If not, why not?
It's because Bezos is a philanthropist.
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