December 02, 2013, 10:39 AM — The idea is so crazy that you'd think last night was April 1 instead of December 1. Last night on CBS' "60 Minutes", Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos delivered a surprise to Charlie Rose, discussing their idea for "Amazon Prime Air", which aims to have drones delivering packages from Amazon distribution centers to customers' homes in 30 minutes.
A video from Amazon shows the concept, in which a happy customer realizes he needs a skate tool, and he goes online to Amazon to order it so he can get the tool in 30 minutes. Future!
The folks at 60 Minutes seemed pretty impressed with the big surprise, as they discussed this in their own video on their "60 Minutes Overtime" site: