The $275 million donation comes at a critical time when reproductive rights are under attack across the US.
Meanwhile, I'm over here sifting through my junk mail looking for good Wendy's coupons.
Billionaires don't even know how much they're worth, and we're definitely underestimating their wealth.
William Shatner — AKA Captain Kirk — Actually Went To Space This Morning, And He Was Incredibly Emotional About It
Where no 90-year-old-former-spaceship-captain-actor has gone before...🚀
“What you're watching is so obviously wrong, and so clearly what's happening is so disgusting, but it's completely compelling.”
There's a reason why you might not have recognized Jeff Bezos in Star Trek Beyond...
"Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos really played 'just the tip' with outer space."
From audiobooks at Libro.fm to print books from Bookshop.org to e-books from Kobo, you have more options than you might realize.
And his resignation only took two days to get there!
He will be replaced by Andy Jassy, who is currently CEO of Amazon Web Services.
Spoiler alert: a whole lot.
Amazon Didn’t Pay This Worker Who Tested Positive For The Coronavirus Until A Reporter Asked Questions
Amazon has publicly promised to pay workers who test positive for or are quarantined because of the coronavirus, but some say they haven’t received that money.
"I wanted to present the information the best I could without putting a spin on it; other people can put their spin on it."
“I’m committing $10 billion to start and will begin issuing grants this summer. Earth is the one thing we all have in common — let’s protect it, together.”
As Mohammed Bin Salman Allegedly Hacked Jeff Bezos, A Network Of Accounts On Twitter Were Pushing Saudi Propaganda
A UN official said the goal is “intimidating, creating fear, and ultimately controlling or silencing.”
The hack was part of an effort "to influence, if not silence, the Washington Post's reporting on Saudi Arabia,” the experts said.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Came To India To Invest A Billion Dollars. Traditional Retailers Shouted At Him To Go Back Home.
Amazon's aggressive discounts in India have angered traditional retailers who say that online shopping is killing their business.
Earlier this year, one woman stumbled into a side hustle that’s resulted in hundreds of free Amazon products, worth tens of thousands of dollars.
In 2011, Jeffrey Epstein Was A Known Sex Offender. Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, And Sergey Brin Dined With Him Anyway.
After pleading guilty to charges of soliciting prostitution from an underage girl, Jeffrey Epstein spent part of 2011 reintroducing himself to elite society. A March 2011 dinner with the most powerful figures in tech showed just how connected he was.
Can't nobody tell them nothin'.
Sens. Bob Menendez and Richard Blumenthal are asking tough questions of the Amazon CEO after a BuzzFeed News report found fraudulent reviews and defective, low-quality products.
“We meant no harm or had any malicious intent in doing this and we are sorry.”
The two space billionaires have previously jousted over whose rocket is bigger.
Jeff Bezos Is Still The Richest Person In The World After Finalizing Divorce Details With MacKenzie Bezos
The Amazon CEO will retain 75% of the couple’s shares in the company, and all interests in the Washington Post and Blue Origin.
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is probably just wearing an eye patch as some sort of twee affect.
"Rather than capitulate to extortion and blackmail, I’ve decided to publish exactly what they sent me, despite the personal cost and embarrassment they threaten."
The National Enquirer says its plans to publish salacious details of Jeff Bezos' alleged involvement with a former TV anchor.
How does a powerful, innovative behemoth megacorporation repeatedly fail at its most basic task: running a website?
Massive tax breaks, an exclusive airport lounge, and a William Shatner cameo for Star Trek-obsessed CEO Jeff Bezos.
“Ah, so their top execs just can fly over the groveling masses squeezing themselves through the City’s overly clogged transportation arteries.”
Some public officials are mad, people say the company invented a neighborhood that never existed, and Amazon is getting even more incentive money than you thought.
The new wage applies to more than 250,000 Amazon and Whole Foods employees as well as the more than 100,000 temporary employees it will hire for the upcoming holiday season.
“New features and products related to Amazon’s devices business” are expected.
“Work hard. Have fun. Make history.”
Amazon's market capitalization hit $1 trillion on Tuesday, becoming the second publicly traded US company to cross that milestone after Apple.
The miniature schnauzer was tracked down and returned after her owner emailed Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos directly.
Tech industry elites like Jeff Bezos would rather tackle space than poverty because wealth inequality is a messy, complex problem that tech might never be able to solve.
My five-day journey into the heart of cold arms.
Amazon spilled the beans to shareholders Wednesday about how big its Prime membership is: 100 million people.
A day after Trump rejected a deal to preserve DACA, Jeff Bezos said he would make a major charitable donation to support DREAMers.
$100 billion makes you very, um, swole apparently.
Thank you for your patience.
Did Someone Ask For Rush Shipping Because Jeff Bezos's Outerwear Game Lately Has Been Absolutely Prime
Dude looks like a (hundred) billion bucks.
Amazon Is Asking Indians To Hand Over Their Aadhaar, India’s Controversial Biometric ID, To Track Lost Packages
The move has baffled Amazon’s Indian customers, who are already grappling with being forced to link their Aadhaar numbers to open bank accounts, get life insurance, and much more.
“Amazon does not tolerate harassment or abuse of our employees or our business partners. If a concern is brought to our attention, we investigate it quickly and thoroughly,” the memo reads.
His company is taking over the world. But now is the time for Jeff Bezos to fight for something bigger.
The corporations ruin everything.
There has been no shortage of ideas.
The e-commerce giant sent shockwaves across the retail industry on Friday, announcing its biggest move yet into brick-and-mortar stores.
Since 2015, Amazon hasn’t created a Prime Video app for Apple’s set-top box. This year, that may change.
"Why do I feel so much like Sigourney Weaver?"
"Our legal team has prepared a declaration of support for the Washington State Attorney General who will be filing suit against the order. We are working other legal options as well."
Netflix finally has a global rival.
Donald Trump’s popularity is prompting the tech industry to wonder whether its massive success has left some Americans behind.
Owner of the Washington Post and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos flew him home in a private jet.
“Amazon Web Services is a $5 billion business and still growing fast — in fact it’s accelerating."
The massive retailer also revealed that it spent over $1 billion on its streaming video service in 2014.
The company's investors are selling off after another large quarterly loss. This time, its failed smartphone helped Amazon lose more than half a billion dollars in three months.
The company is opening a brick-and-mortar store of sorts in New York City, reports The Wall Street Journal. It's not clear whether it'll be a hub for online orders or display its own goods.
Weymouth will be replaced by Politico co-founder Fred Ryan, The Post announced Tuesday, Sept. 2.
The Fire Phone is basically a giant tether to Amazon's services, including its giant store. But Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos still expects you to pay $199 for it.
Jeff Bezos' phone might fail, but it won't be a fiasco.
More like Amazing.com.
The company reported its first-quarter earnings today.
The company unveiled a set-top box, the FireTV, at an event in New York today. Although, the device seemed underwhelming for starters.
Amazon Student subscribers will pay $49.
Plus Oprah tries to reform LiLo, MMA is headed toward using real-life "RoboCop" suits, and 10 models who've failed beautifully at acting.
Somebody bought WHAT on Amazon for $3 billion???
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos made a surprise announcement during a segment on 60 Minutes Sunday, saying the company is hoping to deploy drone delivery for items under 5 pounds within 4-5 years. Before the service, dubbed PrimeAir, can take off, however, Amazon first needs to secure FAA approval.
Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos showed off the drones, which are in development right now, on 60 Minutes tonight. He claims they could be making 30-minute deliveries in four to five years, though acknowledged that's a particularly optimistic timeline.
Amazon posted a loss of $41 million this quarter — and $10 million of its was a writedown of the troubled social deals site. Which is actually an improvement.
Amazon.com appears to be down. EVERYBODY PANIC.
“When you’re dying of malaria, I suppose you’ll look up and see that balloon, and I’m not sure how it’ll help you.”
Jeff Bezos just bought The Washington Post for $250 million. It's certainly not the weirdest investment he — or other techies — have ever made though.
Washington Post Co. CEO Donald Graham, pictured below with publisher Katharine Weymouth, announced the sale of the Washington Post newspaper to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for $250 million, ending 80 years of family ownership. Graham said the family weren't the best owners for the paper anymore.
When it comes to the media, a mogul is a mogul. No matter where the money came from.
The CEO of Amazon now owns one of the largest media properties in the world.
The two e-commerce retailers are aggressively trying to undercut each others' book prices, which is great for consumers but not so much for authors.
Step one: Report quarter that doesn't meet expectations. Step two: Don't care about the earnings. Step three: Watch stock reach record high.