Amazon opens first automated supermarket, Amazon Go, in Seattle

Nicholas Fearn
clock • 2 min read

Amazon Go officially opens its first store in Seattle, but can sensors and cameras stop shoplifters?

Online retail giant Amazon has finally opened the doors of its first automated supermarket, Amazon Go, following a year of testing. The store, which is located in Seattle, is part of the company...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Lock-in secrets of the hyperscalers, according to Civo

Cloud Computing

All cloud providers are not equal when it comes to winning contracts, according to Mark Boost, CEO of UK cloud provider Civo.

clock 16 February 2024 • 3 min read
Tech giants make big revenue waves: Meta and Amazon reach new highs while Apple faces setback

Finance and Reporting

Meta's market capitalisation skyrocketed to $1.16 trillion

clock 05 February 2024 • 3 min read
Twitch to cut one-third of workforce

Corporate

Amazon-owned service cut hundreds of jobs last year

clock 10 January 2024 • 2 min read
Most read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Hardware

 Researchers create autonomous drones that chat like people and grab with hands

Researchers create autonomous drones that chat like people and grab with hands

Capable of 'thinking, entity control and environmental awareness'

Mark Ballard
clock 07 November 2023 • 3 min read
IT leaders must be hands-off helicopter parents

IT leaders must be hands-off helicopter parents

CIO panel agrees: Employees want IT to do everything, but they don't want to see it

Tom Allen
clock 14 September 2023 • 3 min read
Asian Tech Roundup: India's lunar triumph

Asian Tech Roundup: India's lunar triumph

Plus, China's digital funeral plans

Tom Allen
clock 25 August 2023 • 2 min read