Posts tagged Simon Phipps
UPDATE: Amazon customer’s account mysteriously restored
October 23, 2012 | 12:25 pm
Yesterday, David Rothman brought you the story of the now Internet-famous Norwegian Amazon customer known only as Linn, who recently experienced the nightmare of having her entire Amazon account closed and blocked—by Amazon—and without any reasonable explanation whatsoever. Linn's story has since popped up all over the Internet—it was covered by outlets including Wired, Boing Boing, The Guardian, Gizmodo, The Huffington Post, and probably hundreds of other blogs and websites most of us have never even heard of. Of course, when an Amazon customer service story as shocking and offensive as Linn's goes viral, you can bet your Kindle Paperwhite that the...