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Potential bomb-making components on Amazon “frequently bought together”

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Amazon’s algorithm to suggest similar purchases has been found to offer shoppers bomb-making ingredients when purchasing single chemicals. According to a Channel 4 News report, shoppers who are searching for chemicals harmless on their own are shown ingredients which could be made to build an explosive device in the “Frequently Bought Together” tab. READ MORE : Amazon trials one-hour delivery as part of London Fashion Week Alongside chemicals which could be used to create explosive black powder and thermite, Amazon’s “Customers Also Bought” section offered ball bearings often used as shrapnel in improvised explosives.

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