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John Lin is an associate partner at Trinity Ventures supporting investments in developer tools, artificial intelligence and real estate. More posts by this contributor The next frontier in real estate technology
E-commerce is one of the economy’s bright spots; U.S. e-commerce sales have nearly doubled in five years, and now exceed $500 billion. Unsurprisingly, Amazon has swooped in to claim a disproportionate share of the riches, gobbling up nearly 50 percent of the market share, driving competitors out of business and solidifying its position as one of the world’s most valuable companies.
As part of its complete transformation of the e-commerce landscape, Amazon has made two-day shipping the new industry standard — a standard which most