Amazon founder was flown from a cruise ship in the Galapagos Islands
Twinkling lights, ornament-strewn trees and bustling campgrounds. Those are signs of the Christmas season in this Kentucky town, where the Amazon.com distribution center recruits an armada of RV owners as seasonal workers to help fill holiday orders.
Sen. Rand Paul – who filibustered for 13 hours in March against the confirmation of CIA head John Brennan to protest the Obama administration’s use of drones – doesn’t have a problem with Amazon using the unmanned aircraft as a delivery service.
Amazon.com is working on a way to get customers their goods in 30 minutes or less — by drone.
The Washington Post Co. is changing its name to Graham Holdings to reflect the sale of its namesake newspaper.
Amazon says it is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays.
Investor Warren Buffett says he didn’t buy the Washington Post because he didn’t want it to be a burden on his company or family.
Amazon.com says it will open a 1 million-square-foot fulfillment center in Baltimore, bringing more than 1,000 full-time jobs.
Jeff Bezos is hoping the strategic approach that’s made Amazon such a success will help revive the struggling Washington Post.
Giving a behind-the-scenes breakdown of the events leading up to the Washington Post sale to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, Post Co. chairman and chief executive Donald Graham explained how the new “technologist” is the paper’s best chance to thrive after 80 years of Graham family ownership.