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Trying out the new Amazon Recommendations widget

I recently read about Amazon’s new recommendation widget and I’d try it out. I think it’s another neat example of why even though Amazon’s business is almost all retail, they are really more of a technology company at heart.

Anyway, an example of the widget should show up here:

… and I also stuck it on the right side of this blog. (Obviously not helpful at all for the majority of my audience which I’d guess use RSS readers or email to follow my posts)

In general I’ve found that the Google ads on my site absolutely don’t monetize at all – no surprise there :) Let’s see how these do.

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