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A special delivery

Posted: December 4, 2013 at 4:14 a.m.

Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos unveiled a new kind of delivery vehicle Sunday night. It’s called an octocopter, and it will fly all by itself, attuned to GPS coordinates, dropping off goods at customers’ doorsteps for same-day delivery.

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Editorial, Pages 16 on 12/04/2013

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