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Moon dust gathered by Neil Armstrong discovered in warehouse after 40 years
In March, it was pieces of the rocket that propelled Apollo 11 spaceward, kindly dragged from their watery grave by Amazon CEO and space enthusiast Jeff Bezos.
Fri May 24, 2013
How Amazon could use ad savvy to outflank Google, Walmart
Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos, at the launch of a new family of Kindle e-readers last September in Santa Monica, Calif.
Amazon Prime Members: Why Macy's, Kohl's, and DSW Should Be Worried About Them
While it remains to be seen how the 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act will impact sales for Amazon.com , what we do know is that the online leader seems to have a loyal constituency in its Amazon Prime Membership.
The Wichita Eagle
Visitors to Cosmosphere can watch restoration of space artifacts
Starting Friday, they can purchase tickets to tour the Cosmosphere's SpaceWorks division as workers there go about preserving Apollo F-1 artifacts.
Thu May 23, 2013
Supermarkets and the internet: A fresh set of wheels
JEFF BEZOS launched Amazon in 1995 with books, among the easiest things to sell online.
Bezos: Forget profits for now; we're still spending
Since its earliest days, Amazon has put investing in new business ahead of expanding its profit margins, often to shareholder chagrin.
Kindle Fire HD to be available in Canada in June
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos holds up the Kindle Fire HD 7", right, and Kindle Fire HD 8.9" during a launch event in Santa Monica, Calif., on Sept.
US News & World Report
Amazon to Offer Platform for Fan Fiction Monetization
Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon, demonstrates a Kindle paperwhite tablet. The company will soon offer fan fiction its Kindle tablets and e-readers. There's loving a TV show, book or movie, and then there's loving a TV show, book or movie: being so inspired by its universe and characters that people imagine whole new narratives for them and ... (more)
Inside Amazon's tax fight
For many years, Amazon.com enjoyed a crucial leg up compared to traditional retailers like Barnes & Noble, Sears, and Wal-Mart: The e-tailer didn't charge sales taxes to its customers.
Wed May 22, 2013
Zombieland: when fan power turns bad
The Kickstarter-funded Veronica Mars movie showed fan engagement at its strongest, but as the canned Zombieland TV pilot proves, viewers can also kill a project After jumping into the TV game with a set of eight free-to-watch sitcom pilots last month, Amazon is now acting like a proper US network by culling its slate.
Apollo Saturn V F-1 Engine Thrust Chamber
The engine's nozzle would extend from the top as positioned in the wooden basin.
Fri May 17, 2013
Moon Rocket Engines in Kansas
The Kansas Cosmosphere's new Apollo F-1 Conservation Project tour will give visitors a first look at the engine parts Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos salvaged from the ocean.
Wed May 15, 2013
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo talks shop about the social network
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo gave a rundown on life, goals, and business at the social network during an interview Wednesday at the National Venture Capital Association's VentureScape , according to the Mercury News .
Mark Sigal's Blog
6 Takeaways from the Google IO Keynote
We are at the end of a cycle, andapproaching the beginning of a new one. It's post-global, post-digital, and post-commoditization. That we can stare at the rot that consumes so many industries, and simultaneously cheer the stock market's record response to 'new efficiencies,' and wonder, "What replaces all of those jobs?" is both terrifying and ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
The Motley Fool
Netflix vs. Amazon.com: Who Is Right About the Future of TV?
Even the acclaimed show The New Normal couldn't make it through its freshman season this year.
Tracking Amazon: Kindle Owners Get Free 'Coins'
On Amazon's May 13 front page, a message from Jeff Bezos notified Kindle Fire owners that they have something "a little unexpected" in their accounts.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Motley Fool
2 Reasons to Buy Amazon.com and 1 to Sell
The single, easiest way to keep track of all the stocks that matter... Your own personalized stock watchlist! It's a 100% FREE Motley Fool service... ) after the company announced earnings results for first quarter of the year.
Fri May 10, 2013
Amazon Is Reportedly Building a 3D Smartphone You Can Control with Your Eyeballs
The Wall Street Journal says that Amazon is expanding its hardware offerings with a whole new line of gadgets, including a lame-sounding "audio streaming device" and a pair of next gen smartphones.
Thu May 09, 2013
Ernst & Young Selects Dave Elkington as Finalist for Entrepreneur Of The Year
InsideSales.com, the leading provider of cloud-based sales automation and analytics technology, announced today that Dave Elkington, CEO of InsideSales.com, has been selected as a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas ... (more)
Amazon Is Ready For A Correction
In growing sectors of the economy, we often witness a situation in which some companies tend to become overvalued.