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  1. Amazon's Jeff Bezos on Hollywood Strategy: "When People Join Prime, ... They Buy More Shoes"

    9:00 am 7/15/2015

    In a wide-ranging interview about his vision for Amazon Studios, the company's founder and CEO — who sits in on greenlight meetings for his upstart content division — reveals his plan to turn the $200 billion retail company into an industry player and his hands-off approach to content creators like 'Transparent's' Jill Soloway: "How in the world could I possibly help Jill? I can help Jill by leaving her alone."Read more

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  2. Amazon's Hollywood Shopping Cart Secrets

    9:00 am 7/15/2015

    A big checkbook, bigger buzz for 'Transparent' and now a push into movies as Jeff Bezos and studio chief Roy Price talk to THR about attracting Woody Allen, Ridley Scott and deep industry curiosity about its un-Hollywood way of doing business. "They don't want anything anybody else has," 'Transparent' creator Jill Soloway says. "They want stuff that really f--s up the status quo."Read more

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  3. Amazon Beats Earnings Expectations, Prime Subscriptions Grow

    1:14 pm 1/29/2015

    The company reported that it spent $1.3 billion on Prime Instant Video in 2014. Read more

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  4. Taylor Swift Named Most Powerful Woman in U.K. Media

    1:42 am 12/8/2014

    Google's Larry Page tops annual MediaGuardian 100 power list, while Elisabeth Murdoch drops offRead more

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  5. Amazon-Hachette Ebook Deal: Winners and Losers

    5:00 am 11/17/2014

    Authors United and James Patterson shine, Amazon and Jeff Bezos get bruisedRead more

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  6. Netflix, Amazon Beat Blacklisting Lawsuit From Former Employee

    8:18 pm 9/15/2014

    The claims from Jerry Kowal included defamation and wrongful terminationRead more

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  7. Amazon CFO Thomas Szkutak to Retire

    7:44 am 9/3/2014

    Brian Olsavsky will succeed him at the e-tail and online video companyRead more

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  8. Amazon to Acquire Live-Streaming Service Twitch for Nearly $1 Billion

    1:05 pm 8/25/2014

    The deal comes after months of speculation that Google would acquire the San Francisco startupRead more

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  9. Amazon Shares Tumble 10 Percent on Wider-Than-Expected Losses

    1:35 pm 7/24/2014

    UPDATED: The Seattle-based e-commerce company reported losses of 27 cents per share during the second quarter. Read more

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  10. Amazon's Jeff Bezos Unveils Fire Phone

    11:22 am 6/18/2014

    UPDATED: Amazon's Fire Phone will be available exclusively on AT&T. Read more

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