Amazon's Smartphone Could Have You Gesture-Waving to its 3D Cameras

You don't have to be a dearstalker-wearing heroin addict to figure out that Amazon has an iPhone-rival in the works. From its growing app ecosystem to its well-received tablet line-up, a smartphone is the missing link in Amazon's arsenal at the moment. And it seems the online retail giant wont be content to just follow the crowd when it comes to interface design. Read More >>

How Jeff Bezos Made Amazon Everyone's Everything All of the Time

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is probably the defining salesman of our time. But in a sit-down with a small group of journalists yesterday that was ostensibly about new Kindle hardware, it became more clear than ever that his company's success has come not from any individual product line, but from one impossibly ambitious strategy: Be everywhere, do everything. It's insane. It's working. Read More >>

Confirmed: Jeff Bezos Rescued Apollo 11's Engine From the Ocean Floor

Jeff Bezos' child-like love and wonder of space and rockets has yielded many a great thing, including Apollo 11's #5 engine. The Amazon CEO confirmed today that the rockets dredged from the Atlantic earlier this year are, in fact, those from Apollo 11. Read More >>

Jeff Bezos Has Rescued the Apollo 11 Rockets From the Ocean Floor

Ever since July 16, 1969, the rockets that pushed Apollo 11 out of the atmosphere, taking mankind to the moon, have lain at the bottom of the Atlantic ocean. Jeff Bezos has been keen to get them back, and now, thanks to his hard work and vast fortune of book money, they're seeing the light of day for the first time in decades. Read More >>

Emailing Jeff Bezos Every Time You Read a Book on Kindle Is the Best Art Project

Everyone wants you to share. Share the music you listen to, the movies you watch, the articles you read, the books you read. So Johannes Osterhoff is sharing, just with the guy in charge. Read More >>

Amazon Literally Makes No Money When You Buy a Kindle Paperwhite or Kindle Fire HD

Jeff Bezos revealed to the BBC that Amazon makes no profit off the Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire HD. Both devices are sold at cost, which means, both devices' price is how much it costs Amazon to make them. Read More >>

Jeff Bezos' Exploration Team Just Found the Apollo 11 Rockets at the Bottom of the Ocean

A Jeff Bezos-funded team of sea explorers has located the Apollo 11 rockets that helped get man get to the moon. Read More >>

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Doesn't Believe In Shiny Things

In a landmark interview with Wired, Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos had what looks like his hour's worth of fame. Buried amongst his thoughts on Steve Jobs, Google and Facebook, Bezos talks about what he calls "shiny things," that is, products with all gloss and no substance. The opposite of what his team at Amazon is doing, of course. Read More >>

Do Tech Exec Trading Cards Have Business Stats on the Back?

Was Steve Jobs the comeback player of the year in 2001? Was Jeff Bezos rookie of the year? Who won the batting title? What's the equivalent of winning a Golden Glove award? Who is Ted Leonsis??? Read More >>

Jeff Bezos Is Basically Lex Luthor

Remember that Google engineer who shit-talked his own company? He's back! And this time he's saying nice things — he's had a personal run-in with Jeff Bezos, and is here to report just how insanely smart (and insane?) he is. Read More >>

Watch Steve Bezos Unleash the Awesome New Kindles (And Channel Steve Jobs)

There's a reason we crowned Jeff Bezos the next Steve Jobs: he's cool, composed, stylish, and bald. And now you can see his ascension in motion, as he pitched the world on the new Kindle family. Nice jacket, Jeff. Read More >>

Jeff Bezos Is the New Steve Jobs

Jeff Bezos broke about a dozen legs yesterday. His presentation announcing Amazon's new Kindle lineup was entertaining, memorable and most of all, convincing. He sold it. And in doing so, made it pretty clear that he's our next Steve Jobs. Read More >>


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