On Sunday, the day before Cyber Monday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed that the company is working on Amazon Prime Air, a new delivery service, whereby Amazon would deliver goods at your door by an army of drones. The Internet raved about the idea (just Google for Amazon Prime Air and you'll find links to the story on all major newspapers and blogs), the video attracted 6Mo+ views within 3 days.
Last week I attended VelocityConf Europe, an international conference dedicated to building a stronger and faster web. With speakers from Google, Facebook, Twitter, the BBC and many others, the conference promised to be inspiring. Here are my takeaways after 2 days of awesomeness: