from the the-borgification-of-online-sales dept.
coug_ writes "Yesterday it was CD-Now and Columbia House. Today, it's Egghead and Onsale. CNet is carrying more details.
" So, this is the fourth incarnation of Egghead-flee brick and mortar, then head online, then auctions, now merging.
Computers are unreliable, but humans are even more unreliable.
Any system which depends on human reliability is unreliable.