From its earliest days as an online book store, Amazon has seen a rapid boom to its role as the Web’s top retailer, selling everything from laundry detergent to furniture. Amazon’s Kindle e-reader was its first step into the consumer tech realm, where it would eventually launch many other devices including several tablets and even a smartphone. Amazon’s Prime service offers quick shipping as well as streaming video services.
10 terrifying books to read when you’re feeling spooky
Enjoy some scary reads as you count the days until Halloween.
Report: Amazon’s product review system harms independent merchants
Amazon is being accused of boosting its own products through a new review system.
Amazon eliminates monthly bonuses, stock grants
The tech giant raised its minimum wage, but at a cost for workers.
Bloomberg: China secretly installed chip on motherboards used by 30 U.S. companies
A tiny chip may have infiltrated products sold by 30 companies, and used by the U.S. government.
Leaked Amazon training video teaches managers to watch for signs of unionization
A leaked training video suggests 'livable wage' is a bad word amongst fulfillment center employees.
Amazon’s Indie Beauty Shop is a secret gold mine for makeup gurus
Prepare to be introduced to your new favorite indie makeup brand.
Snapchat partners with Amazon for in-app shopping feature
Point your camera at an object—and buy it on Amazon.
Amazon reportedly sets up stings to catch drivers who steal packages
That's one way to test integrity.
‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ gave Amazon its best night at the Emmys
Netflix and HBO won more awards, but Amazon Studios was the night's big winner.
‘Game of Thrones’ writer Bryan Cogman signs Amazon Studios deal
He's written several key 'Game of Thrones' episodes.
Amazon’s new ad strategy is increasingly aggressive—and effective
Ads are taking over Amazon's search results.
Netflix, YouTube internet speeds reportedly throttled by wireless telecoms
Net neutrality advocates have feared throttling would become common.
‘Jack Ryan’s biggest challenge is figuring out what it wants to be
The series is at odds with the political moment it's landing in.