Individuals have been spotted positioning phones in trees outside of Whole Foods and Amazon delivery stations in Chicago suburbs. Amazon’s dispatch system detects that the tree phones are nearby and sends gig deals to those devices. It wouldn’t be the very first time chauffeurs discovered a workaround to Amazon’s rules.
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