Think you’re a movie buff? The founder of IMDb has seen over 13,450 films

In 1998, IMDb was among Amazon's first acquisitions. Col Needham, who founded the site in 1990 as an extension of a personal project, was...

Amazon “Clears The List” for hundreds of teachers in the U.S.

This back-to-school season, students and educators are anticipating a more normal return to learning. To help them start the school year off right, Amazon...

Paving the way for Black female entrepreneurs of the future

Following the launch of its Black Business Accelerator, Amazon is partnering with Boss Women Media for the third-annual Black Girl Magic Digital Summit to...

Teens are building million-dollar businesses with Amazon

Want to become an entrepreneur? Start thinking like a teenager. As more and more people become entrepreneurs, teenagers all over the world have demonstrated...

Virtual jobs, real peace of mind

Six years ago, my life changed. Again. My husband, a U.S. Army medic, was relocated to Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state and we...

A coffee break became a $150 million pledge to Black businesses

A simple coffee break on an ordinary workday in 2019 played a pivotal role in Rachad Lewis now being able to say, "I put...

Amazon to donate land to Arlington County for affordable housing

In January, Amazon announced that our Housing Equity Fund was providing $381.9 million in low-rate loans and grants to the Washington Housing Conservancy (WHC)—a...

Climate Pledge Friendly makes it easier to shop more sustainably

Climate Pledge Friendly is a program that makes it easy for customers to discover and shop for more sustainable products in Amazon’s store. We...

Amazon will hire 100,000 veterans and military spouses by 2024

Amazon is pledging to hire over 100,000 U.S. veterans and military spouses by 2024, building on its commitment to military families after far exceeding...

This Amazon leader has every hip-hop lover’s dream job

The job requires you to work alongside hip-hop superstars, listen to new songs and artists while on the clock, and create some of the...