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Blue Origin Successfully Tests Capsule Safety, Lands Booster
Blue Origin

Blue Origin Successfully Tests Capsule Safety, Lands Booster

Saving the capsule was the only goal of the test and the survival of the Blue Shepherd rocket, making its fifth flight, served as a bonus for Blue Origin.
Jeff Bezos Unveils New Rocket to Compete With SpaceX
Space Travel

Jeff Bezos Unveils New Rocket to Compete With SpaceX

Bezos's Kent, Wash.-based Blue Origin space company is designing two versions of the rocket, named New Glenn, a nod to John Glenn.
Kanye West Makes a Surprisingly Important Point About Role Models
Radicals & Visionaries

Kanye West Makes a Surprisingly Important Point About Role Models

Surprise -- Yeezy doesn't just look up to numero uno. Neither do billionaire business powerhouses Elon Musk, Oprah Winfrey and Mark Zuckerberg.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Success Habits You Can Learn From Jeff Bezos, the World's Third Richest Person
Radicals & Visionaries

4 Success Habits You Can Learn From Jeff Bezos, the World's Third Richest Person

Check out these habits that helped the CEO and founder of Amazon drive his company to the top.
Carolyn Sun
Bezos Passes Buffett to Become the World's Third-Richest Person
Jeff Bezos

Bezos Passes Buffett to Become the World's Third-Richest Person

Bezos' fortune was $65.3 billion as of 4:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, compared with Buffett's $64.9 billion.
Jeff Bezos Is Adding $3 Billion to Amazon India's Budget -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Jeff Bezos Is Adding $3 Billion to Amazon India's Budget -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Facebook is testing a new post format that is similar to Twitter's.
Lindsay Friedman
Buffett Praises Amazon's Bezos, a 'Classic Example' of a Successful Business Owner
Warren Buffett

Buffett Praises Amazon's Bezos, a 'Classic Example' of a Successful Business Owner

'The potential of men and women in this country has not been exhausted in any way shape or form,' he said. 'The luckiest person in the world is the baby being born in the United States today.'
Take a Tip from Bezos: Customers Always Need a Seat at the Table
Marketing Bootcamp

Take a Tip from Bezos: Customers Always Need a Seat at the Table

A close study of Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos reveals one of the world's most innovative companies is rooted in one of the oldest ideas. The customer comes first.
Bob Thompson
5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work
Ready To Launch

5 Things Jeff Bezos Does Other Than Work

This billionaire entrepreneur does what he wants, when he wants, both in and out of the office.
Alp Mimaroglu
Should Amazon Succumb to Pressure to 'Dump Trump' Products?
Amazon

Should Amazon Succumb to Pressure to 'Dump Trump' Products?

Women's rights group UltraViolet has organized a petition with 13,000 signatures asking Amazon to remove the controversial figure's menswear line from its offerings.
Lydia Belanger
Amazon Now Has 3 CEOs
Amazon

Amazon Now Has 3 CEOs

You know Jeff Bezos. Now meet the others.
Bezos Praises Third Blue Origin Launch-and-Land Rocket Test as 'Perfect'
Blue Origin

Bezos Praises Third Blue Origin Launch-and-Land Rocket Test as 'Perfect'

Saturday's flight marks the third successful launch-and-land for the rocket, with similar missions completed in January and November.
Jeff Bezos's Space Company Aims for Passenger Flights in 2018
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos's Space Company Aims for Passenger Flights in 2018

'We'll probably fly test pilots in 2017, and if we're successful then I'd imagine putting paying astronauts on in 2018,' he said.