Amazon is taking aim at grocery stores and discounters like Wal-Mart with a grocery service that lets its Prime loyalty club members fill up to a 45-pound box with groceries and get it shipped for a flat rate of $5.99.
Amazon hasn’t confirmed that it has plans for a smartphone. Some unconfirmed reports say the phone could have a 3-D interface and multiple front-facing cameras.
CEO Jeff Bezos’ annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon’s internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery.
The family of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is donating $20 million to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
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.
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.
It will be the fourth fulfillment center in Washington, after centers in Sumner, Bellevue and one in DuPont that’s nearing completion.
Amazon is raising the price of its popular Prime membership to $99 per year, an increase of $20.
Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — via self-guided drone.
Amazon is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays.