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Jeff Bezos (Photo Credit: Joe Klamar/
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Bezos Family Donates $20M To Seattle Cancer Center

The family of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is donating $20 million to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

CBS Seattle–04/08/2014

(photo credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Review: Fire TV Device Great, But Not Fully Ready

Amazon’s new Fire TV streaming device shows a lot of potential in bringing together the best features from competing devices and adding voice search on top of that.

CBS Seattle–04/03/2014

Amazon's vice president of Kindle, Peter Larsen, displays the Amazon Fire TV, a new device that allows users to stream video, music, photos, games and more through their television (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Amazon Unveils Fire TV Streaming Device

The company says the $99 device has better speed, performance and search functions than other streaming boxes such as Apple TV and Google Chromecast. But Amazon is coming late to the streaming set-top game.

CBS Seattle–04/02/2014

Inside an Amazon fulfillment center in England (Photo credit:  ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon To Build Fulfillment Center In Kent

It will be the fourth fulfillment center in Washington, after centers in Sumner, Bellevue and one in DuPont that’s nearing completion.

CBS Seattle–03/14/2014

(Karen Bleier/Getty Images)

Amazon Hikes Prime Membership To $99 Per Year

Amazon is raising the price of its popular Prime membership to $99 per year, an increase of $20.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2014

(Photo by UWE ZUCCHI/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon Sees Delivery Drones As Future

Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — via self-guided drone.

CBS Seattle–12/02/2013

(Photo by UWE ZUCCHI/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon, US Postal Service Will Deliver On Sundays

Amazon is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays.

CBS Seattle–11/11/2013

(photo credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Amazon Lures Bookstores To Sell Kindles

Amazon is offering an enticement to independent bookstores: sell the Kindle and get a 10 percent cut of the price of the digital books that people buy for it, for two years.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2013

File photo of the Amazon logo. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Amazon Original Series To Air Mostly Week-By-Week

Amazon is releasing its first two original series, but not all at once.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

(Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

New Amazon Shopping Site Supports Charity

Amazon has launched a new website for its online store that will donate a fraction of shoppers’ purchase amounts to charity.

CBS Seattle–10/30/2013

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