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Why We Shouldn't Hate on Amazon's Culture
Company Culture

Why We Shouldn't Hate on Amazon's Culture

The ecommerce giant's 'bruising' environment teaches an important lesson about doing what works at an organization level and having the right employees.
Brian Fielkow
Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Amazon Aftermath and the First Global Robot Battle: Weekly News

Plus: A company crowdfunds a 12,000 lb robot for bot-to-bot combat.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture
Amazon

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture

The article described Amazon as a brutal workplace where unrelenting criticism, crying in cubicles and sleepless nights are the norm.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Is Pulling the Plug on This Program for Businesses
Amazon

Amazon Is Pulling the Plug on This Program for Businesses

The pay-per-click advertising program will be permanently discontinued in October.
This Startup Wants Robots in Every Warehouse
Robotics

This Startup Wants Robots in Every Warehouse

Clearpath Robotics says its robots are fundamentally different from the ones Amazon uses.
Tour Amazon's Funky Pop-up Loft Designed for Tech Entrepreneurs
The Tour

Tour Amazon's Funky Pop-up Loft Designed for Tech Entrepreneurs

The new co-working space is designed to showcase Amazon's cloud services capabilities as that sector heats up.
Nina Zipkin
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
White House

Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.
Amazon's Drone Rival: Weekly News
Weekly News Roundup

Amazon's Drone Rival: Weekly News

Plus: Why Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak and Stephen Hawking are up in arms.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
6 Strategies for Pinterest Buyable Pins
Pinterest

6 Strategies for Pinterest Buyable Pins

Pinterest is no longer just a shopping list. It's a shopping site. Move over, Amazon.
Neil Patel
Truck Firm Wants to Deploy Delivery Drones on the Move
Drones

Truck Firm Wants to Deploy Delivery Drones on the Move

Amazon's drone-delivery service may be a little fanciful, but it looks as if another company is working to make something similar to it a reality.
Amazon CTO: 'We Still Consider Ourselves a Startup'
Power Players

Amazon CTO: 'We Still Consider Ourselves a Startup'

Dr. Werner Vogels weighs in on the growth of AWS and the future of cloud computing.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Rolls Out New Marketplace for Startups
Amazon

Amazon Rolls Out New Marketplace for Startups

The tech giant is teaming up with big-name accelerators and VC funds to help entrepreneurs 'launch, market and distribute their products.'
Nina Zipkin
Next Up for Amazon ... Drive-Thru Grocery Stores?
Amazon

Next Up for Amazon ... Drive-Thru Grocery Stores?

The concept would allow customers to order their groceries online, then schedule a pickup.
Amazon Reports Unexpected Profit
Amazon

Amazon Reports Unexpected Profit

The ecommerce company's revenue rises about 20 percent as North America sales grow.