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In 1994, Jeff Bezos walked out of the Wall Street hedge fund where he worked after they declined to invest in his idea, and began to sell books out of his garage.
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Though it is clear in some cases where you can't fly drones , it isn't quite as obvious in other places, particularly if you're doing so as a hobbyist.
Stock futures leaned lower, with techs in particular setting up for a weak showing on Friday as Amazon.com Inc. began tumbling in premarket after posting disappointing results.
Amazon.com Inc's message to investors has always been clear: trust in founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.
This June 18, 2014, file photo shows the new Amazon Fire Phone's Firefly feature, which lets the user take a photo of objects, numbers, artwork or books and have the phone recognize the item, is demonstrated in Seattle.
Nearly 900 authors, including heavyweights like Stephen King, Jennifer Egan, and John Grisham, have signed a letter in opposition of the e-commerce retailer's negotiation tactics over e-book pricing, reported The Guardian on Friday .
As its new Fire smartphone makes its debut, it is sometimes hard to keep track of what Amazon does.
The stock market sank in early trading Friday after Visa and Amazon posted weaker results than Wall Street expected.
Police in Seattle found themselves chasing down an unmanned flying drone Tuesday night after several eyewitnesses noticed it hovering around the Space Needle.
Police in suburban Philadelphia are investigating a shooting at a hospital campus and say they have reports people have been injured and a suspect is in custody.
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Today: Internet radio company Pandora Media falls fast in late trading after earnings report shows slowing growth in revenues, listening hours.
The Seattle-based company posted a loss of $126 million, or 27 cents per share, compared with $7 million, or 2 cents per share, in the same quarter a year earlier.
Amazon.com Inc. posted a larger loss in the second quarter as its rapid pace of investment in new businesses such as digital content and same-day delivery offset revenue growth, sending its shares lower in after-hours trading.
For Amazon, which reports its quarterly earnings this afternoon, the little difficulties with Hachette, the less than stellar reviews of the Fire Phone and Kindle Unlimited , and stock price decline are nothing to worry about.
Because of the success of its newly launched Prime Music service, the e-retailer says it's adding more music and playlists.
Amazon.com Inc's new "Fire" smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from similarly priced Apple Inc iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 12:00 pm
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