Jeff Bezos

  1. Amazon Denies Reports On Free Video Streaming Service (Updated)

    March 28, 2014 4:37 AM EDT UPDATED: The company denies a Wall Street Journal report, saying that "we have no plans to offer a free streaming media service." Amazon is working on a free streaming media service as an alternative to its Prime Instant Video subscript ...

  2. Five Lessons the Music Business Can Learn from Amazon: Guest Post

    December 23, 2013 10:40 AM EST Kristina Wallender is head of marketing for Ticketfly, a technology platform that powers ticketing and digital marketing for venues and event promoters. The live music industry has a reputation for unfriendly customer practices and resistance to c ...

  3. Amazon.com Is Testing Delivery by Drones

    December 02, 2013 6:13 AM EST Amazon.com is testing delivering packages using drones, CEO Jeff Bezos said on the CBS TV news show 60 Minutes Sunday. The idea would be to deliver packages as quickly as possible using the small, unmanned aircraft, through a service the company i ...

  4. Amazon Q2 Profits Fall But Surpass Wall St. Expectations As Shares Rise

    July 27, 2011 6:00 AM EDT SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Amazon.com Inc. said Tuesday that its second-quarter profit fell despite a 51 percent jump in revenue as the leading online retailer spent heavily to expand its business. The results easily beat analyst expectations, as did Am ...

  5. Amazon To Launch Music Service Next Week?

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The much-anticipated music service from Amazon could go live as early as Tuesday, Billboard.biz has learned. The company has been testing the service internally for the last several weeks, and is presenting the results to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for ...