| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Amazon.com Inc. has finally launched its own smartphone, the Fire, that at its core is a hub for all things Amazon.
Fire is the latest addition to the e-commerce behemoth's deep arsenal of products and services and brings together many of those wide-...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:12 AM
About a month ago I quit Amazon cold turkey, and I feel great.
I have bought nothing from Amazon since May 16. Not a book, not a DVD, not an MP3. After years of purchasing pop culture from the mega e-retailer at an embarrassing pace — even as I...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Amazon.com lanzó el jueves un servicio de música en streaming que es gratuito con su programa de suscripción Prime de 99 dólares anuales, pero ofrece una selección más pequeña de éxitos recientes que rivales como Spotify y Beats Music de Apple.
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Washington Post Co. owner Jeff Bezos on Tuesday named Frederick J. Ryan Jr. as the publication's new publisher, turning to the founding chief executive of Web-savvy Politico to lead one of the nation's premier news organizations.
Ryan will take over...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Another writer has decided to speak up about the business dealings of Amazon: Janet Fitch, who after signing the Authors United letter, has gone a step further.
As Neal Pollack was penning his story for Slate about his treatment as an author...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:33 AM
Amazon.com Inc snapped up live-streaming gaming network Twitch Interactive for about $970 million in cash, reflecting Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos' resolve to transform Amazon into an Internet destination beyond its core retail operations.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Sorry, YouTube. Amazon.com is the winning bidder for Twitch, the hugely popular online platform for video gamers.
The Seattle e-commerce giant said Monday afternoon that it had agreed to pay $970 million in cash to acquire Twitch, a San Francisco start-...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Months after multiple reports suggesting Google was closing in on a deal to acquire Twitch, Amazon has snuck in to steal away the burgeoning streaming service dedicated to watching videogamers play, the companies announced Monday.
The deal is for a...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Amazon.com is already a go-to destination for shoppers, bookworms, and music and movie fans. Now it'll also be the virtual home for millions of hard-core video gamers.
The Seattle e-commerce giant announced Monday that it had agreed to buy Twitch...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:28 PM
More than 1,000 writers acting as Authors United have signed a letter to be delivered to the 10 members of Amazon's corporate board. One of those board members has already gotten a letter from the group -- that's Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:42 AM
A joint venture of Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp plans to announce on Wednesday that it will team up with Blue Origin, a company run by Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, to develop a new rocket engine, a source familiar with the plans said....