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.

Amazon to acquire Whole Foods in $13.7B deal
Amazon's interest in groceries isn't new, but this is its biggest move yet.
You can now buy groceries from Amazon by talking to this plastic stick
The gadget will give you recipes, restaurant recommendations, and can even control smart appliances.
Amazon goes after Walmart with huge Prime discount for low-income families
Low-income families using EBT will pay $5.99 for Prime instead of $10.99.
Leaky U.S. defense contractor server exposes over 60,000 sensitive Pentagon files
The unsecured Amazon server left sensitive files and passwords exposed.
Could the Go Button streamline your work life?
Next time you need IT, just tap a button.
Kevin Bacon gets objectified in ‘I Love Dick,’ a wild deconstruction of sexual appeal
The Amazon original from 'Transparent' showrunner Jill Soloway flips the script.
Apple’s fierce rival Amazon is going to make the Apple TV better than ever
Amazon will start reselling the set-top box after a two year ban.
Amazon’s new headquarters will provide housing for 200 homeless Seattle residents
It will house more than 200 people in 65 rooms, rent and utility-free forever.
Amazon introduces the Echo Show, an Alexa device with a screen
The Amazon Echo Look looks like an old video intercom system.
Google Maps, eBay, and Amazon quietly abandoned their Apple Watch apps
Time's up for some major apps on the Apple Watch.
The case for ‘Catastrophe,’ Amazon’s soaring cult comedy
Brutal and hilarious, 'Catastrophe' is remixing the romantic comedy. Don't you dare miss it.
The sexiest NSFW movies on Amazon Prime
Searching Amazon Prime can be a frustrating experience, but if you know where to look, there's plenty of erotica.
Amazon’s new style assistant, Echo Look, could be a privacy nightmare
This new camera-wielding Alexa device could live in your closet—but are your photos safe?
Wahoo! Nintendo Switch is back in stock on Amazon right now
Get to Amazon before other shoppers throw a blue shell at you.