Amazon is an insanely ambitious company, which is why we can’t say we’re surprised about a new Bloomberg report claiming that the pride of Jeff Bezos is working on a cable-killing live TV streaming service that will serve as a complement...Show More Summary
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Do you remember where you were when you heard that Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post? Okay, that’s a bit too dramatic. But: Do you remember how surprised you were when you heard that Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post? Bezos bought the Post from the Graham family a little more than two years ago,...
D.E. Shaw, the New York quantitative hedge fund firm, in the 1990s nurtured the careers of people who have had a major impact on American business. Four of them, David Shaw, Jeff Bezos, John Overdeck and David Siegel, have gone on to become billionaires. That's more billionaires than the PayPal Mafia has produced.
Jeff Bezos' company will retain a 3 percent stake in the website.
Germany's Axel Springer was hunting for an acquisition, but had its heart broken by its losing bid for the Financial Times last month The media conglomerate rebounded quickly, agreeing to buy Business Insider on Tuesday in a deal that...Show More Summary
After weeks of rumors, German publishing giant Axel Springer had confirmed it has acquired 88 percent in digital media company Business Insider. Having already owned 9 percent of the company that was co-founded in 2009 by former DoubleClick CEO Kevin Ryan and current Business Insider editor / CEO Henry Blodget, this takes Axel Springer’s total […]
One way to get the head of Apple to visit the Microsoft campus: Tell him it's picture day with the president of China. Tim Cook and other technology bigwigs—including Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon's Jeff Bezos, and Alibaba's Jack Ma—gathered yesterday in Redmond, Wash., for a meeting with Xi...
Microsoft hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping, First Lady Peng Liyuan and a high-level Chinese delegation Wednesday at its Redmond campus. Top tech company CEOs like Apple’s Tim Cook, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg,Show More Summary
Legendary venture capitalist John Doerr is known for backing some of the biggest entrepreneurs in tech, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Jeff Bezos. Some may view it as luck that Doerr picked correctly that Google, Amazon and Intuit would go on to become the biggest tech company. Show More Summary
The Washington Post, owned by Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com (AMZN), today said it would post “100% of its stories” on Facebook’s (FB) “Instant Articles,” a format that aggregates stories from various publishers and sells ads against those stories. The matter is described by Wash Post staff on the WashPost PR Blog, citing remarks by […]
He'll sit down with Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Apple's Tim Cook and Howard Schultz of Starbucks among others
SPACE: Good News for Bezos Rocket Biz as Boeing Rejects Takeover. “Jeff Bezos just got some good news: a Boeing spokesperson told Reuters that the company will reject a $2 billion bid for United Launch Alliance, the rocket-launching company that it co-owns with Lockheed Martin. That’s good for Bezos because the bidder was Aerojet Rocketdyne, […]
Boeing rejected a bid for a rocket-launching business it co-owns. That's good new for Jeff Bezos's space company Blue Origin. The post Good News for Bezos Rocket Biz as Boeing Rejects Takeover appeared first on WIRED.
Two years ago, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos purchased the Washington Post from its longtime owners, the Graham family. While it was Bezos himself who bought the Post, and not Amazon, it was inevitable that the two companies would snuggle up once the transaction settled. First, Amazon’s Kindle Fire came pre-loaded with the Post’s app, and now members … [More]
Jeff Bezos gives his newspaper a push. The post The Washington Post Is Now Free on Amazon Prime appeared first on WIRED.
As of Wednesday, Prime subscribers can get the Post free for six months—after which it will cost just $3.99 per month. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is finally using the heft of the company he founded to bolster another of his properties: the Washington Post. Show More Summary
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Jeff Bezos is finally bringing the Washington Post, which he purchased two years ago, into the Amazon.com fold.