Technology, Books and Other Neat Stuff - Why hasn't Amazon fixed things overnight?
I think he may be right. As an ex-developer / ex-programmer myself, I can see that his scenario is totally possible - even probable. That said, Amazon should just fess-up and explain this because the silence is deafening and inciting riot!
sbisson is a RL friend, tech journalist and the dad to my-other-cat-family that I sometimes cat-sit in London.
rm's more recent take on it all:
big life; small space - AmazonFail: The Morning After
All good points as well.
Some more links:
Idosyncratic Code? #amazonfail | Lilith Saintcrow
Richard Eoin Nash - The Blog: Amazonfail: A straight white male publisher on glitches and ham-fisted errors
Then there is the LOLCAT take on amazonfail…!!! ;-p