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#Jeff Bezos

# jeff-bezos - Thursday 31 December, 2020

'Too big to care': 2020 was the year that Europe got serious about tackling Big Tech
# Big Tech
# Big Tech

'Too big to care': 2020 was the year that Europe got serious about tackling Big Tech

Dec 31st 2020, 7:30 PM 10,736 Views 13 Comments

Amazon, Google, Facebook and Apple all faced heavy regulatory scrutiny in 2020.

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Amazon hit with European competition law charges over 'illegal abuse of its market dominance'
# Amazon
# Amazon

Amazon hit with European competition law charges over 'illegal abuse of its market dominance'

Nov 10th 2020, 11:58 AM 17,861 Views 31 Comments

The Commission has also opened a second investigation into the online retail giant.

# jeff-bezos - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Bezos, Cook, Zuckerberg and Pichai face grilling at high-flying Congress hearing
# Tech Bros
# Tech Bros

Bezos, Cook, Zuckerberg and Pichai face grilling at high-flying Congress hearing

Jul 29th 2020, 10:45 PM 18,543 Views 38 Comments

Democrats questioned them on their vast market power while Republicans accused them of censorship.

Head honchos at Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to face questions from US politicians today
# Bark Or Byte
# Bark Or Byte

Head honchos at Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to face questions from US politicians today

Jul 29th 2020, 6:10 AM 14,832 Views 6 Comments

The tech giants are being investigated for alleged anti-competitive practices.

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

World's richest man Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to help fight climate change
# Amazon
# Amazon

World's richest man Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to help fight climate change

Feb 18th 2020, 7:07 AM 29,229 Views 50 Comments

The online retailer Amazon that Bezos runs has an enormous carbon footprint.

# jeff-bezos - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

UN experts demand probe into claim Jeff Bezos' phone was hacked by Saudi Arabia
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

UN experts demand probe into claim Jeff Bezos' phone was hacked by Saudi Arabia

Updated Jan 22nd 2020, 2:50 PM 16,481 Views 20 Comments

The 2018 intrusion into the device led to the release of intimate images of Bezos.

# jeff-bezos - Friday 10 May, 2019

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos reveals spaceship model and plans to put humans on the moon
# One Small Step
# One Small Step

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos reveals spaceship model and plans to put humans on the moon

May 10th 2019, 9:19 AM 21,408 Views 50 Comments

Bezos said his space company Blue Origin will land a robotic ship the size of a small house on the moon.

# jeff-bezos - Friday 5 April, 2019

Amazon's Bezos agrees record-breaking $35 billion divorce settlement
# Jeff Bezos
# Jeff Bezos

Amazon's Bezos agrees record-breaking $35 billion divorce settlement

Apr 5th 2019, 7:24 AM 35,060 Views 53 Comments

MacKenzie Bezos retains a 4% stake in online retail giant Amazon which her husband founded in 1994.

# jeff-bezos - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone
# Personal Information
# Personal Information

Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone

Mar 31st 2019, 1:29 PM 16,010 Views 14 Comments

Gavin de Becker was looking into the leaking of Bezos’s personal information.

# jeff-bezos - Thursday 28 February, 2019

What Jeff Bezos can teach leaders about controlling a crisis like a pro
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

What Jeff Bezos can teach leaders about controlling a crisis like a pro

Feb 28th 2019, 4:30 PM 588 Views 1 Comment

The Amazon CEO’s recent standoff with a salacious tabloid was a masterclass in ‘owning’ a narrative.

# jeff-bezos - Saturday 9 February, 2019

What's going on with Jeff Bezos, a tabloid magazine, Donald Trump and alleged blackmail?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What's going on with Jeff Bezos, a tabloid magazine, Donald Trump and alleged blackmail?

Feb 9th 2019, 6:00 PM 15,240 Views 27 Comments

A heated dispute is ongoing in the US involving some very high profile figures.

# jeff-bezos - Friday 8 February, 2019

Amazon's Jeff Bezos publishes threats from National Enquirer about sexts to his mistress
# Prime Target
# Prime Target

Amazon's Jeff Bezos publishes threats from National Enquirer about sexts to his mistress

Feb 8th 2019, 7:19 AM 30,723 Views 19 Comments

The tabloid previously reported on Bezos’ affair, leading to his divorce.

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Amazon has become a trillion dollar company
# Loaded
# Loaded

Amazon has become a trillion dollar company

Sep 4th 2018, 7:32 PM 16,809 Views 35 Comments

The company, which was created in a garage in Washington, has come a long way.

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Amazon's Alexa won Christmas this year
# Gift
# Gift

Amazon's Alexa won Christmas this year

Dec 26th 2017, 3:29 PM 32,043 Views 37 Comments

The Alexa app was the most downloaded app on Christmas Day.

# jeff-bezos - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the world's richest person
# Prime Position
# Prime Position

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the world's richest person

Jul 27th 2017, 5:53 PM 27,798 Views 49 Comments

The entrepreneur leapfrogged Microsoft’s Bill Gates, who’s been at the top spot for the past four years.

# jeff-bezos - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Amazon to create 100,000 full-time jobs in US in next 18 months
# Bricks To Clicks
# Bricks To Clicks

Amazon to create 100,000 full-time jobs in US in next 18 months

Jan 12th 2017, 9:55 PM 16,592 Views 33 Comments

Donald Trump is claiming to have played a role in the move.

# jeff-bezos - Friday 24 July, 2015

While you were sleeping, this man quietly made 7 BILLION dollars
# Good Day At The Office
# Good Day At The Office

While you were sleeping, this man quietly made 7 BILLION dollars

Jul 24th 2015, 9:36 AM 29,680 Views 13 Comments

We’d be happy enough finding a loose fiver behind the couch.

# jeff-bezos - Monday 20 July, 2015

Amazon's grocery delivery service is launching in the UK this year
# Fingers In Pies
# Fingers In Pies

Amazon's grocery delivery service is launching in the UK this year

Jul 20th 2015, 6:47 PM 9,264 Views 14 Comments

No word on when it might be coming to Ireland.

# jeff-bezos - Sunday 30 November, 2014

SME focus: Everything you need to know about traditional stores and e-commerce
# SME Focus
# SME Focus

SME focus: Everything you need to know about traditional stores and e-commerce

Nov 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,469 Views 7 Comments

For November’s in-depth coverage of SMEs, we focused on the business of retail.

# jeff-bezos - Friday 28 November, 2014

SME book club: How one bull-headed businessman built the 'everything store'
# The Everything Store
# The Everything Store

SME book club: How one bull-headed businessman built the 'everything store'

Nov 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 8,643 Views 7 Comments

Inside the Amazon story – and what other entrepreneurs can learn from the rapid rise of an e-commerce titan.

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space...
# The Final Frontier
# The Final Frontier

Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space...

Nov 4th 2014, 7:45 AM 3,690 Views 2 Comments

Richard Branson has said he will not “push on blindly” in the wake of Friday’s fatal crash. The Virgin founder isn’t the only businessman in the commercial space flight race…

# jeff-bezos - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Column: Are these the drones we're looking for?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Are these the drones we're looking for?

Jan 7th 2014, 7:30 PM 31 Views 35 Comments

Machine autonomy has long been a staple of science fiction – but that may be coming to an end with plans to use drones for domestic delivery, writes David Gunkel.

# jeff-bezos - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer
# Amazonazing
# Amazonazing

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer

Mar 31st 2013, 6:00 PM 29,366 Views 51 Comments

Not bad for a company that started out in its owners garage.

# jeff-bezos - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Amazon founder 'locates lost Apollo 11 rockets'
# Apollo 11
# Apollo 11

Amazon founder 'locates lost Apollo 11 rockets'

Mar 29th 2012, 9:58 AM 4,587 Views 7 Comments

The rocket engines were last seen pushing the Apollo 11 mission into space ahead of its successful moon landing in 1969.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Mar 29th 2012, 8:31 AM 5,138 Views 4 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# jeff-bezos - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here's how it works
# IPad Killer?
# IPad Killer?

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here's how it works

Sep 28th 2011, 7:21 PM 1,800 Views 26 Comments

Running on Google’s Android system, the price could be a big pull for those in the market for tablet computers.

# jeff-bezos - Monday 15 August, 2011

Amazon's chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag
# Not-so-smartphone
From The Daily Edge
# Not-so-smartphone

Amazon's chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag

Aug 15th 2011, 8:36 PM 345 Views 1 Comment

Jeff Bezos has failed papers for a patent that’ll fit an airbag to your phone – saving it from damage if you let it fall.